Saskatchewan showcases global advancements in ag and health at BIO 2013

Posted on April 15, 2013

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Sask-Biosciences--stacked-200Visit us in the Canada Café, booth #3831

Saskatchewan will have a strong, wide-spread presence at the 2013 BIO International Convention, Monday, April 22 – Thursday, April 25, 2013, in Chicago, IL. The Saskatchewan Biosciences Booth will highlight innovative research in agriculture and health, such as plant-made pharmaceuticals, biodiagnostics and surgical materials.

WHAT: Saskatchewan bioscience at 2013 BIO International Convention

WHEN: Monday, April 22 – Thursday, April 25, 2013

WHERE: McCormick Place, Chicago, Illinois – Booth #3831, Hall B – Canada Café With over 100 years of history in agricultural science, Saskatchewan is known as an agbiotech leader. In addition, it has extended that innovation into the development of bio-based technologies which are being used to create green chemicals, biofuels and other sustainable bioproducts. Saskatchewan biotechnology and life sciences organizations at BIO 2013 include:

About Ag-West Bio Ag-West Bio is a membership-based organization at Innovation Place science and technology park in Saskatoon, Saskatchewan. For 24 years, the organization has been a catalyst for developing partnerships and industry growth in the bio-economy through investments, aiding strategic alliances, providing regulatory advice and communications. Funding for Ag-West Bio is provided by Saskatchewan Ministry of Agriculture and Growing Forward. www.agwest.sk.ca. Contacts: Tracy Wemett Jackie Robin BroadPR Ag-West Bio Inc. +1-617-868-5031 Jackie.robin@agwest.sk.ca tracy@broadpr.com