PhotoDynamic Inc.

PhotoDynamic (PDI) is a Nova Scotia life sciences company founded in 2012 to commercialize its proprietary light-activated antimicrobial technology. 

An award-winning team of natural health product experts and photochemists comprise the founding group. The company’s vision is to create a suite of products treating conditions caused by bacterial, fungal and viral infections.

In 2017 PDI will launch its first antimicrobial product into the oral hygiene market.



Tesla's R&D team in Canada has built a research and development centre focused on battery related research at Innovacorp’s Technology Innovation Centre in Dartmouth, N.S.

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Emera, Canada and Nova Scotia Partner to Boost Forestry Innovation

Nova Scotia's forest industry got a boost today, July 7, with the announcement of a project that is exploring innovative uses of forest products and new market opportunities.

The Department of Natural Resources, the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency (ACOA), Innovacorp, and Emera announced a new innovation hub that is identifying new products and production processes to help make Nova Scotia's forestry and resource sectors a stronger competitor in the marketplace.

Covina Biomedical

Covina Biomedical produces injectable biomaterials that enhance quality of life. The company is developing its first platform product, a glass-based bone cement for the repair of vertebral fractures. Using collaborative research approaches, and in partnership with end users, Covina Biomedical has created the first technology of its kind in the industry. 



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