Commercializing the results of research in Canadian universities and hospitals: An update for 2003 - ARCHIVED

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In recent years, the Government of Canada has made substantial new investment in university research with research funding of $4.0 billion in 2003. To commercialize their technologies, Canadian universities and hospitals created 64 spin-off companies in 2003, for a total of 876 created to date. This article highlights some of the changes between 2001 and 2003, as well as presenting the latest regional results.

Issue Number: 2005003
Author(s): Read, Cathy
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PDFOctober 26, 2005