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 2017-2018 funded projects.
Fall 2017 Round
Researchers: Doug Wallace, Chris L’Esperance
Project: Compact gas chromatography (GC) based analyzer
Researchers: Christian Lehmann, Mary Lynch, Melanie Kelly
Project: Novel formulation for the treatment of interstitial cystitis
Researcher: Gail Eskes
Project: Computerized assessment for post-operative cognitive dysfunction
Cape Breton University
Researcher: Beth Mason
Project: Pilot-scale bio-processing of marine by-products for the simultaneous extraction of multiple value-added bio-products
Researcher: Xu Zhang
Project: Electrochemical filtration of contaminated water