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18 Sep: Life Sciences Ontario hosts Minister Navdeep Bains and Mayor Bonnie Crombie in roundtable on opportunities and challenges facing Canada’s life sciences sector

Toronto, ON – On September 10th, 2018, Life Sciences Ontario hosted a roundtable discussion with the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, Navdeep Bains, and Mississauga Mayor Bonnie Crombie, along with key industry partners from the life sciences sector. The session, held at JLABS in MaRS, was led by…

12 Apr: ​Sanofi to invest $500 million in Canadian vaccine facility

PARIS — Sanofi is investing €350 million (CAD $500 million) for the construction of a new state-of-the-art vaccine manufacturing facility at the Sanofi Pasteur Canadian headquarters in Toronto, Ontario. The investment bolsters the company’s Canadian operations and its commitment to advancing public health around the world. The announcement will be made…

29 Mar: Statement on 2018 Provincial Budget

Life Sciences Ontario welcomes the provincial budget released yesterday, including key investments in post-secondary education, healthcare system innovation, and leveraging our ability to attract and retain investment in Ontario’s life sciences sector. The provincial government’s commitment of $50 million for a dedicated life sciences venture fund demonstrates this recognition of our sector…

07 Dec: Life Sciences Ontario Announces Recipients of 2018 LSO Awards

TORONTO– LSO today announced the recipients of its 2018 LSO Awards, recognizing outstanding individuals and companies contributing to the success of Ontario’s life sciences sector. The awards will be presented during LSO’s Celebration of Success Awards Dinner at Toronto’s Liberty Grand, February 28, 2018. The 2018 awardees are as follows:…