MBiotech Program News

18/09/2012 - 12:00 - MBiotech alumnus publishes in The Journal of Rheumatology

MBiotech alumnus, Kavisha Jayasundara, co-publishes paper in The Journal of Rheumatology based on research conducted while an MBiotech student, under the  supervision of Dr. Jayson Parker and in collaboration with Dr. Edward Keystone, Mount Sinai hospital. The paper provides, for the first time, a quantitative estimate for the risk of...

30/07/2012 - 11:30 - Dr. Revers is taking a sabbatical

The Associate Director of the MBiotech Program, Leigh Revers, is currently on sabbatical. Read about his exploits in London on his My First Sabbatical daily blog.

04/07/2012 - 14:00 - MBiotech Celebrates 10 Years of Success

On Thursday, June 7, 2012, the Master of Biotechnology Program at the University of Toronto Mississauga celebrated 10 years of successful graduates at a gala event on campus. This event brought together over 150 alumni from 2003-2011, along with dozens of current students, faculty, staff and industry partners. Industry partnership awards were...

10/04/2012 - 14:00 - Congratulations to Ilia Tikhomirov, Class of 2007

Ilia Tikhomirov, President and CEO of AvidBiologics Inc., (MBiotech Class of 2007) announced on April 5 that AvidBiologics Inc. has raised Series A capital from private investors and expanded its board of directors. The funds will be used to advance the company's antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) programs into Investigational New Drug (IND)...

04/04/2012 - 14:00 - MBiotech students shortlisted in international essay competition

A team of three Master of Biotechnology students were were recently short-listed in an international essay competition sponsored by GlaxoSmithKline.  The GSK Rare Diseases competition invited views, insights and business strategies on the subject "Rare Diseases: a sustainable model for the pharmaceutical industry." Submissions...

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