Canadian Biomass Magazine

Renaissance BioScience Corp. receives funding

March 1, 2016
By Andrew Macklin

March 1, 2016 - Renaissance BioScience Corp. announced that it will receive a non-repayable contribution of up to $50,000 from the National Research Council of Canada Industrial Research Assistance Program (NRC-IRAP) for research and development supporting the company's program in developing novel biofuel yeast strains.

“We are pleased to receive funding and advisory services from NRC-IRAP  in support of our innovative biofuel yeast strain R&D program,” said Dr. Matthew Dahabieh, Head of Research of Renaissance BioScience Corp. “Our novel approach to developing biofuel yeast strains with superior properties has the potential to deliver a valuable addition to the global energy marketplace and we thank NRC-IRAP and the Government of Canada for its support of our work.”

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