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Ontario Institute for Cancer Research Announces Spin Off Companies Developing Promising Anticancer Technologies
Date:5/19/2011

the technology to move into clinical trials.

Image-guided focused ultrasound surgery (FUS)allows energy to be focused deep in the body to noninvasively destroy diseased tissue. It is used to ablate tumors with fewer side effects and complications than surgery.

OICR had previously provided seed funding to these exciting, Ontario-based technologies through its Intellectual Property Development and Commercialization (IPDC) Program, now known as the IPDC Fund, which provides funding and translation expertise for exceptional academic projects that have the potential to transform patient care in cancer and become commercial products. More information on the IPDC Fund, as well as how to apply may be found at: http://www.oicr.on.ca/Commercialization/IPDC/index.htm

For inquiries concerning licensing these technologies, please contact OICR via email at: commercialization@oicr.on.ca.

About OICR

OICR, based in Ontario, Canada, is an innovative cancer research and development institute dedicated to prevention, early detection, diagnosis and treatment of cancer. The Institute is an independent, not-for-profit corporation funded by the Government of Ontario. OICR supports more than 1,400 investigators, clinician scientists, research staff and trainees located at its headquarters and in research institutes and academia across the Province of Ontario. It has key research efforts underway in small molecules, biologics, stem cells, imaging, genomics, informatics and bio-computing, from early stage research to Phase I clinical trials.

For more information, please visit the website at www.oicr.on.ca/commercialization.


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