Alberta Forestry Research Institute targets new bioeconomy with Don Harrison
Alex Cherniavsky markets Chenomx software to metobolomics profilers
Inventor Dr. John Cormier of Picomole Instruments develops machine to diagnosis disease from a single breath of air
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ITEM:1TITLE: Don Harrison, Managing Director, Alberta Forestry Research Institute
SUBJECT: #196 AFRI Targets Bioeconomy and Sustainable Forest Management
SYNOPSIS: The Alberta Forestry Research Institute is breaking in a new managing director, And for Don Harrison, the future of forestry in this province goes way beyond 2x4’s and pulp. For starters he’s got his sights set on the new bio-economy.
ITEM:2TITLE: Alex Cherniavsky , Global Accounts Manager, Chenomx Inc
SUBJECT: #196 Chenomx Software Fast Tracks Metabolomics Profiling
SYNOPSIS: Wouldn’t it be nice if you could go to the doctor and know in an instant precisely what ails you? Well, two Alberta companies are working on just that. Chenomx has software that identifies disease markers based on the metabolites excreted in your urine. And Picomole Instruments is interested in the chemicals you exhale in your bad breathe.
ITEM:3TITLE: Dr. John Cormier, Founder and CEO, Picomole Instruments
SUBJECT: #196 A Breathalyzer for Disease Diagnosis
SYNOPSIS: Picomole Instruments measures the the chemicals you exhale in your bad breathe to diagnose disease.