The Richmond Hill Center for Business Development (CBD) drives collaboration between Canadian based Pro-Lab Diagnostics and Finland based Medicortex, bringing groundbreaking research for early detection of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) to Canada

Medicortex Finland is dedicated to improving the diagnosis, treatment and prevention of acute neurodegenerative conditions and is currently focused on developing a diagnostic kit for the detection of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI).

Toronto, May 24, 2018 – The Richmond Hill Center for Business Development (CBD) today announced an Agreement that will see an investment by Richmond Hill-based Pro-Lab Diagnostics into Medicortex, a Finland – based company that is developing a unique biomarker test based on one of the body fluids to determine whether victims have sustained a brain injury as a result of a hit to the head from a fall, a vehicular accident or a sports related activity. At this time, no accurate and definite diagnostic tool exists for such brain injuries.

Heartbeat Technologies Inc., A Leading Provider Of Remote Patient Monitoring Solutions, Opens Canadian Office In Richmond Hill Ontario As Part Of Its Global Expansion Strategy

Israeli based company recently  selected by Baycrest Health Sciences-Led Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) to test their  comprehensive Patient Monitoring System At Ontario Seniors Care Organizations 

TORONTO, Jan. 18, 2018 – HeartBeat Technologies Inc. is one of two Israeli companies that have been awarded the opportunity to test their innovative aging and brain health solution at two Canadian seniors care organizations, after being selected for a joint partnership program operated by the Baycrest Health Sciences-led Centre for Aging + Brain Health Innovation (CABHI) and the Israel Innovation Authority (IIA).


There’s A Reason North America’s Tech Talent Is Heading To Toronto

Let’s take a closer look at the circumstances that have helped Toronto become a serious player in the tech industry.


Compugen and CBD Join Forces to Promote Richmond Hill as Home for International Businesses

 Richmond Hill, Ontario—DATE. Richmond Hill, Ontario-based Compugen Inc. is pleased to announce it has become a Corporate Sponsor of the Richmond Hill Center for Business Development (CBD). The CBD is a not-for profit organization that provides essential business services to international clients seeking global expansion into the North American market and with a specific emphasis on selecting Richmond Hill as a destination point.

The CBD management team and several of its clients will be participating in the upcoming Discovery 2017 event.

Discovery is Canada’s leading innovation-to-commercialization conference. Hosted by the Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE), Discovery brings together key players from industry, academia, government, the investment community as well as entrepreneurs and students to pursue collaboration opportunities. Discovery is a showcase of leading-edge technologies, best practices and research from sectors such as health, manufacturing, digital media and CleanTech, including energy, environment and water.

Ontario Centres of Excellence (OCE) is funded by the Government of Ontario