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AmacaThera featured in Innovate Toronto

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AmacaThera’s drug development platform is featured in Innovate Toronto, an in-depth look at Toronto’s innovation ecosystem. The online compendium and coffee table book features over 300 start-up success stories, including Kepler, which aims to take the Internet into space, and Altus Assessments, which is using data and tech to bring the human side of healthcare education back into focus.
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AmacaThera CEO Mike Cooke accepted to adMare BioInnovations 2021-22 Executive Institute

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adMare BioInnovations is pleased to announce the nine women and nine men from diverse backgrounds and representing a wide range of life science businesses across the country, selected to join this year’s adMare Academy Executive Institute.Read more

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AmacaThera named CIX Top 20 Early company

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Amacathera Inc. has been named a Canadian Innovation Exchange (CIX)’s Top 20 Early company for 2021.Read more

CBC's Quirks & Quarks features AmacaThera Co-Founder Dr. Molly Shoichet

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ICYMI: Thanks to CBC's Quirks and Quarks for re-running this November 2020 interview with our co-founder, Dr. Molly Shoichet.Read more

AmacaThera Announces Close of Oversubscribed Series A Financing

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Clinical trials set to begin on their proprietary drug delivery platform addresses key problem in sustained therapeutic delivery and is applicable to numerous disease indications and therapeutic modalities​.Read more

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Professor Molly Shoichet awarded the Gerzhard Herzberg Canada Gold Medal

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Biomedical engineer’s novel hydrogel designs useful for regenerative medicine.Read more

AmacaThera Secures Funding to Initiate Phase I Trial of Non-Opioid Pain Control Therapeutic

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AmacaThera, a Toronto-based company commercializing hydrogel-based drug delivery platforms, has already raised $3.25 million (CAD) in seed financing from Sprout BioVentures, Viva Biotech, and Grey Sky Venture Partners.Read more

Ontario Names Molly Shoichet the Province's First Chief Scientist

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Shoichet Will Help Accelerate Scientific Innovation and Advance Science in Government Decision-Making.Read more