Four new businesses are poised to improve health and drive economic diversification

Life Sciences Fellows cohort 3 ready to translate knowledge into impact

Four new businesses are poised to improve health and drive economic diversification
Life Sciences Fellowship Launches Third Cohort Advancing Research and Development to Commercialization
UCalgary and United Way seek applications for recipients of new social fund
UCalgary microbiologists develop platform for rapid infection diagnostics

Team to use UCeed funding to grow life-saving application that can be used to identify and test antibiotic susceptibility of disease-causing microbes

UCalgary microbiologists develop platform for rapid infection diagnostics
United Way donation plants seeds for social impact

$2.5M donation helps establish new fund for organizations focused on making positive changes in our communities.  

United Way donation plants seeds for social impact
UCalgary researchers aim to revolutionize treatment for brain aneurysms

UCeed-funded company Fluid Biotech develops world’s first bio-absorbable flow-diverting stent

UCalgary researchers aim to revolutionize treatment for brain aneurysms
Carbon as an 'untapped resource'.

Meet the innovators who are trying to turn carbon dioxide into useful things like fuels, soap and building materials.

Carbon as an 'untapped resource'.
Research study leads to dramatic quality of life improvement for man with spinal cord injury
Researchers develop new tool to assess stroke treatment

Andromeda Medical Imaging Systems are developing advanced neuroimaging algorithms, including structural/functional and clinical prediction models with a focus on stroke and dementia patients.

Researchers develop new tool to assess stroke treatment
UCalgary pro-bono student law clinic and UCeed team up to support business ventures
Calgary company offers increased COVID-19 testing capability with versatile CoviLamp

CardiAl says this would allow AHS to ramp up its current capacity from the average 12,000 to 13,000 daily tests to about 100,000 tests a day.

Calgary company offers increased COVID-19 testing capability with versatile CoviLamp
UCalgary announces Child Health and Wellness research strategy

Community partnerships fuel research for children and families

UCalgary announces Child Health and Wellness research strategy
UCalgary facility to further research into COVID-19 vaccines and treatment
UCeed funds fuel health startups helping patients with a variety of conditions

From asthma treatments to cancer care products, the first four companies UCeed is pursuing investments in have high potential to create positive impacts.

UCeed funds fuel health startups helping patients with a variety of conditions
University of Calgary Properties Group Adds New Master Plan Project to Portfolio

UCPG will lead the future development of University Innovation Quarter, formerly known as University Research Park

University of Calgary Properties Group Adds New Master Plan Project to Portfolio
CTV Inspired Albertans: Daria Venkova, Creative Protein Solutions

A wonderful story featured on CTV's Inspired Albertans series. 

Daria Venkova speaks about her work in the veterinary medicine industry and the arts.

CTV Inspired Albertans: Daria Venkova, Creative Protein Solutions
Building long-term innovation jobs in Calgary

Alberta’s government has completed work to enable the University of Calgary to enter a new era of innovation and growth.

Building long-term innovation jobs in Calgary
Stem cell breakthrough advances regenerative medicine

McCaig Institute for Bone and Joint Health researchers develop a way to produce large quantities of human pluripotent stem cells in bioreactors.

Stem cell breakthrough advances regenerative medicine
New UCeed Haskayne Student Fund is one of the first university-based private equity funds managed by students and for students in Western Canada
Life Sciences Fellows creates impact through startup creation

Program helps develop research-intensive science into viable companies.

Life Sciences Fellows creates impact through startup creation
Four UCalgary graduates awarded GreenSTEM Fellowships

Program fosters careers for ‘deep technology’ entrepreneurship and talent development in Alberta

Four UCalgary graduates awarded GreenSTEM Fellowships
Grad students create change through social entrepreneurship

Summer cohort uses their skills and passion to create an impact for local companies

Grad students create change through social entrepreneurship
UCalgary partners to produce life-saving ventilator for COVID-19 crisis
Scientists discover breakthrough toward treatment of Fragile X syndrome - the leading genetic cause of autism

UCalgary researchers discover a way to replace a missing protein in the brain affecting hyperactivity.

Scientists discover breakthrough toward treatment of Fragile X syndrome - the leading genetic cause of autism
Team gives helping hand by cleaning hands

UCalgary spinoff, Envicore, makes hand sanitizer to donate to community groups; additional resources required

Team gives helping hand by cleaning hands
Canada's Most Innovative Partnerships

From advancing research and providing solutions for industries to enacting positive change in our communities, the value of cross-sector collaboration is widespread. Explore the impactful and innovative partnerships taking place between academic institutions, industry, government and non-profit organizations.

Canada's Most Innovative Partnerships
UCalgary biomedical engineers and scientists join international effort to design modern-day iron lung

Multidisciplinary team works toward creating an emergency pandemic ventilator.

UCalgary biomedical engineers and scientists join international effort to design modern-day iron lung
Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation is coming to Calgary with its new Innovate Calgary partnership

API is providing translational research capacity with a new lab in the Life Sciences Innovation Hub.

Applied Pharmaceutical Innovation is coming to Calgary with its new Innovate Calgary partnership

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Team to use UCeed funding to grow life-saving application that can be used to identify and test antibiotic susceptibility of disease-causing microbes

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$2.5M donation helps establish new fund for organizations focused on making positive changes in our communities.  

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