CCRM in the News 2016

A sampling of media coverage that profiles or mentions CCRM

Multitiered approach to stem cell discoveries. MaRS Magazine, November 2016.

Molly Shoichet awarded 2016 Till & McCulloch Award. U of T News, October 6, 2016.

Peter Zandstra receives international recognition for outstanding contributions to the development and commercialization of stem cell-based therapies. IBBME, University of Toronto, October 3, 2016.

Canada: A legal market facing up to new challenges. Leaders League, September 26, 2016.

Special op/ed: Canada can lead the world in regenerative medicine – but it won’t happen without strategic investment. Signals, August 30, 2016.

The Future is STEM. STEM Magazine, August 2016 issue.

Doctors’ Notes: Why scientific breakthroughs take time to move from lab to bedside. The Toronto Star, August 8, 2016.

Visualizing the cell and gene therapy supply chain of the future, an interview with Phil Vanek. (Video) Cell & Gene Therapy Insights, summer 2016.

The C Word. Bio Business, July/August 2016 issue.

Preparing for a cell culturing industry. Pharmaceutical Commerce, July 19, 2016.

There isn’t A cure for cancer. There are 7.4 billion.* The Pulse, July 13, 2016.

Women in cell & gene therapy. Phacilitate, June 23, 2016.

The BridGE@CCRM: Where cell and gene therapies go mainstream. Biotechnology Focus, June 7, 2016.

The Pace of Progress in Heart Regeneration. Biotechnology Focus, June 6, 2016

Peter Zandstra named University Professor, U of T’s highest academic rank. U of T Engineering News, June 3, 2016.

MaRS Innovation & CCRM strike deals in Israel. Biotechnology Focus PODCAST, May 31, 2016.

Times Are Exponentially A-Changin’ – And You Haven’t Seen Anything Yet, Says The X Prize’s Peter Diamandis. GE Reports, May 17, 2016.

Taking the ‘wrinkles’ out of drug development. University of Toronto (Faculty of Dentistry), May 17, 2016.

Life Sciences Grows Up. Lexpert, May 9, 2016.

Mobility After Paralysis? Stem Cells Face Clinical Trials., May 5, 2016.

Toronto, Canada, is the Site of New Centre for Advanced Therapeutic Cell Technologies. ISCT Telegraft, April 2016.

Corporate Partnerships On The Rise: The Toronto Opportunity. Life Science Nation, April 21, 2016.

Cutting-edge clinical trials in stem cell and regenerative medicine. Clinical Trials Ontario, April 20, 2016.

Collaboration will drive regenerative medicine: Toronto development center will help to advance the field. BioProcess International, April 18, 2016.

An engineering road map for scaling up production of stem cell-derived treatments. U of T Engineering News, April 7, 2016.

Canadian federal budget 2016: Research & innovation investment summary. Biotechnology Focus,March 23, 2016.

StemCellTalks inspires Toronto high school students with the promise of regenerative medicine. IBBME at U of T, March 14, 2016.

What does retirement mean when aging may soon be a thing of the past? Entrepreneur, Yahoo Finance,February 29, 2016.

Q&A with Michael May: New cell manufacturing centre will clear bottlenecks, attract clinical trials. Canadian Stem Cell Foundation, Feb. 25, 2016.

New Canadian biotech aims for a novel approach to blood cancer, rare disease. FierceBiotech,February 19, 2016.

Electrical imaging tells tales of the broken heart – and if a stem cell patch can fix it. Expression,February 11, 2016.

Canada Next: MaRS CEO on the future for startups. U of T News, February 2, 2016.

Canada’s stem cell research needs ‘big investment’ to move forward, experts say., January 31, 2016.

Huge Opportunity For Gene Therapy Research At AnC Bio, Scientists Say. The Orleans Record, Jan. 30 and 31, 2016.

New centre, investment bolsters Ontario’s strength in stem cell technologies and regenerative medicine. Invest in Ontario, January 28, 2016.

Sernova Teams Up with CCRM. Contract Pharma, January 27, 2016.

MaRS Announcement, enGene Partnership, and McMaster Discoveries – EP 5. Biotechnology Focus (Podcast), January 19, 2016.

Canada Opening “International Hub For Stem Cell Therapy.” Futurism, January 18, 2016.

Trudeau announces $20-million in funding for Toronto stem cell researchGlobe and Mail, January 13, 2016.

Trudeau tours lab ahead of funding announcement (Video). CP24, January 13, 2016.

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau backs commercialization of stem cell research by U of T and partners. U of T News, January 13, 2016.

Ottawa to invest $20M in stem cell research. CTV News, January 13, 2016.

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