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Université Laval scientists win top award for spinal cord injury research

News - Two scientists from Université Laval have received the 2014 and 2013 Barbara Turnbull Award for Spinal Cord Research, an annual prize supported through a partnership between the Barbara Turnbull Foundation, Brain Canada, and the Canadian Institutes of Health Research (CIHR). Drs. Yves De Koninck (2014) and Frédéric Bretzner (2013) of Université Laval are recipients of this prestigious award for their world-class work to advance research on spinal cord injury and find new treatments.

Cominar Exceeds $8 Billion in Assets

News - Cominar Real Estate Investment Trust ("Cominar" or the "REIT") (TSX: CUF.UN) announced today its results for the third quarter of fiscal year 2014.

EXFO joins effort to ensure Canada gets its share of $5 trillion high-tech pie

News - EXFO Inc. (NASDAQ: EXFO) (TSX: EXF) has joined others in Canada's telecommunications industry to make sure this country maintains its position as a world leader in next generation network technologies.

Boralex bids for two wind power projects under the 450 MW wind power call for tenders

News - Boralex Inc. ("Boralex" or the "Corporation") submitted bids, on November 5, for wind power projects of up to 150 MW in the Charlevoix region and 225 MW in the Témiscouata and Kamouraska regions, under Hydro-Québec's call for tenders for 450 MW of wind power.

Physician Named Fulbright Scholar for Alzheimer’s Project

News - Dr. Preman Singh is focusing on finding a cure for genetically determined Alzheimer's in his research at Laval University in Quebec City. He is collaborating with his longtime friend Georges Levesque, who co-discovered the genes causing Alzheimer's. Singh and Levesque were in the same lab as graduate students at Laval in the early ‘90s.

TSO3 announces financial results for third quarter 2014

News - TSO3 Inc. ("TSO3") (TSX: TOS) an innovator in low temperature sterilization technology for medical devices in healthcare settings, today reported its financial results for the third quarter (Q3) ended September 30, 2014.

A Productive Partnership - A boon for Université Laval and wood construction research

News - The Québec City Convention Centre and Université Laval have been joining forces for 15 years to bring international events to Québec City. It has proven to be a productive partnership in university research funds. Fast forward to this summer, when Québec City welcomed 950 delegates from over 40 countries—visitors who generated an estimated $1.5 million in economic spinoffs for the tourism industry.

Aeterna Zentaris Reports Third Quarter 2014 Financial and Operating Results

News - Aeterna Zentaris Inc. (NASDAQ: AEZS) (TSX: AEZ) (the "Company"), a specialty biopharmaceutical company engaged in developing and commercializing novel treatments in oncology and endocrinology, today reported financial and operating results as at and for the third quarter ended September 30, 2014.

Municipalities in the Québec City area to receive more than $223 million for priority infrastructure projects

News - The Minister of Infrastructure, Communities and Intergovernmental Affairs and Minister of the Economic Development Agency of Canada for the Regions of Quebec, the Honourable Denis Lebel, and the Minister of Labour, Minister responsible for the Québec City region and Member of the National Assembly for Louis-Hébert, Sam Hamad, on behalf of Quebec's Minister of Municipal Affairs and Land Occupancy, Pierre Moreau, are pleased to announce that municipalities in the Québec City area will receive $223,255,537 over the next five years under the new federal-provincial Gas Tax Fund agreement and from the Government of Quebec's contribution for priority infrastructure projects.

Swiss company ABB continues to grow in Québec City

News - A leader in energy and automation technology, ABB has decided to build new facilities in the Espace d’innovation Michelet in Québec City, a $20-million project. The new, larger building will accommodate its 200 employees and allow ABB to pursue its growth.

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