The eye as a window to the brain
"A Brain Repair Centre Knowledge Translation grant is allowing Dr. Alon Friedman to pioneer a new technology using retinal imaging to identify early signs of brain disease.
Dr. Friedman and his collaborators are developing sophisticated new algorithms for ultra-high-field fluorescein angiography (UHFFA), an imaging technique used for diagnosing and monitoring diabetic retinopathy by tracing the leakage of blood components from tiny vessels in the retina into the surrounding tissues." read more . . .
Emagix selected to participate in Medtech Accelerate program
"Four high potential Nova Scotia medical technology companies have been selected to participate in the inaugural cohort of Innovacorp’s MedTech Accelerate Program.
The following companies will each receive up to $50,000 in non-dilutive, non-repayable funding per company and business guidance to address key technical and business milestones. In addition to financial support, program participants will receive one-on-one mentoring, access to incubation space at the Innovacorp Enterprise Centre and sector-specific workshops." read more . . .