Innovacorp’s Early Stage Commercialization Fund (ESCF) helps move Nova Scotia university, college and university-affiliated hospital research to market.
Below is a list of the 2018-2019 funded projects.
Fall 2018 Round
Researcher: Daniel Boyd
Project: Medical device for osteoarthritis pain management
Researchers: Ian Hill, Samuel March
Project: Perovskite solar cells
Researchers: Orlando R. Hung, Andrew D. Milne, Matt d’Entremont
Project: Lightwand for trachea intubation
Researchers: John P. Frampton, Laurent Kreplak
Project: Wound care product using bio-active polymer fibers
Researcher: Darren Oysterek
Project: Virtual reality diagnostic tool for eye clinics
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Researcher: Michael Gross
Project: Mobile app to monitor patient's post-operative condition, detect potential problems and alert care providers