Since 1996, 30 spin-off companies have been developed by the WORLDiscoveries® partners (The University of Western Ontario, Robarts Research Institute and Lawson Health Research Institute), representing hundreds of jobs for the local economy.
While some of these success stories have since been sold to or merged with larger companies in the market, our active spin offs include:
Dedicated to producing bio-oil from agricultural residues.
- Contact Jennifer MacDonald for investment opportunities.
AIM Therapeutics Inc.
Specializes in innovative therapeutics for cardiovascular inflammation
Develops leading edge image visualization solutions for research, medical, and commercial organizations
CVD Diamond Corporation
Diamond coated cutting tools.
Providing cost-effective QA instruments for evaluating digital x-ray detector performance. Contact Sandy Vascotto for further information.
EK3 Technologies Inc.
Produces and manages narrowcasting and digital signage.
Empower Health Research
A clinical data management and methodology company.
Ensyn Technologies Inc.
The world leader in the production of bio-oil produced from pyrolysis of renewable feedstocks.
ENT Simulation Technologies Inc.
Technologies for ear, nose and throat.
- Contact email@example.com investment opportunities.
Fineshine Technology Inc.
Produces dry, ultra fine powder paints
Offering an innovative Software-As-A-Service (SAAS) platform.
- Purchased in July 2010
Produces antibody, small molecule and vaccine drugs for the treatment and prevention of S. Aureus.
- Purchased in Mach 2011
Digital Video Recording (DVR) systems for applications in manufacturing, research, vehicle-mounted systems, and video game content creation.
Provides contract research services and implements screening techniques to develop nutraceutical and functional food products to the point where they are ready to market.
A medical device company pioneering the development of neuromodulation therapy for cognitive and memory disorders
Multi Magnetics Inc.
Unique commercial MR support peripherals (hardware, software and protocols) to support veterinary imaging and services and neonatal imaging.
A therapeutics discovery company focused on the identification and development of biopharmaceuticals in genetically enhanced plants to prevent and treat disease
Specializes in the development and commercialization of innovative Reactor Engineering and Catalytic Technologies.
A place for K-12 teachers to find other teachers for cross-classroom collaboration.
Trillium Therapeutics Inc.
Develops therapies that restore balance to the immune system in conditions associated with abnormal and harmful immune responses.
Viron Therapeutics Inc.
A clinical stage biopharmaceutical company developing a completely new class of anti-inflammatory therapeutics to treat and prevent human inflammatory disorders
Develops and manufactures MRI imaging products and solutions.