Global manufacturer chooses Edmonton for key R&D program

Global manufacturer chooses Edmonton for key R&D program

Hexion Inc. optimistic it can commercialize bioproduct by 2018 A global manufacturer has chosen Edmonton as the site of a technology centre focused on the development of bio-based adhesive resins for wood panels. Hexion Inc. has successfully completed the expansion of...
Studies Seek to Predict the Spread of a Fatal Prion Disease

Studies Seek to Predict the Spread of a Fatal Prion Disease

Dr. Eveyln Merrill, professor in the Department of Biological Sciences at the University of Alberta, is working to predict how a fatal prion disease that affects deer, elk and moose spreads. Transmissible Spongiform Encephalopathy (TSE), or Chronic Wasting Disease...