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Top Biotechnology organizations.

RANKED BY NUMBER OF EMPLOYEES

Organization      Contact Person                      Area (s) of
Address           Phone(# #Full-Time Employees/Web    Concentration in
                  site                                2003

Northwestern      Michael G. Power                    Bio-medical/
Ontario                                               health
Regional Cancer   807-343-1572                        cancer care
Centre
290 Munro St.     1-877-696-7223                      Clinicaltrials
Thunder Bay P7A   110/www.nworcc.on.ca                multi-
711                                                   disciplineclinics

Northern Centre   Dr. Magdy Basta                     Bio-medical/
for                                                   health
Biotechnology     705-671-2373                        bio-environmental
and
ClinicalResearch  705-671-9478                        bio-forestry
933 Ramsey Lake   42 - 60/www.neureka.com             bio-mining
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E
6B4

Great Lakes       Errol Caldwell                      bio-forestry
Forestry
Centre            705-541-5558                        insect genomics
1219 Queen St. E  705-541-5556
Sault Ste. Mane   35-40/www.glfc.forestry.ca
P6A 2E5

Northeastern      Dr. Amadeo Parissenti               Health/cancer
Ontario
Regional Cancer   705-522-6237                        basicmolecular
Centre
41 Ramsey Lake    705-523-7328                        biology,
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E 5J1  37/www.cancercare.ca

Genesis Genomics  Bob Thayer                          Prognosis,
Inc.                                                  diagnostic,
Suite 310         807-343-8100                        research, early
1294 Balmoral                                         detection of
St.                                                   cancer
Thunder Bay, P7B  8/www.genesisgenomics.com
525

Lakehead          Alastier MacDonald                  moleculartools
University
955 Oliver Rd.    807-343-8289                        used in bird
Thunder Bay                                           taxonomy, food
P7B 5E1           B/www.lakeheadu.ca                  microbiology,

ULERN             Margo Shaw                          Facilitate,
                                                      coliaborate
443 Northern      705-759-2554 ext 559                bioforest,
Ave. E                                                biomining
PO Box 60         705-253-9986                        bio-medical
Sault Ste. Marie  6/www.ulern.on.ca                   health
P6A 5L3                                               initiatives

Mikro-Tek Inc.    Marilyn Wood                        environmentalland
115 Sandy Falls   705-268-3536                        reclamation,
Rd.
Timmins, P4N 7XB  705-268-7411                        agriculture
                  5/(e-mail) mikrotek@onlink.ne:

Laurentian        Dr. Nkongolo                        Plantbiotechnology
University
935 Ramsey Lake   705-675-1151- ext2290
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E 206  800-461-4030
                  5/www.laurentian.ca

Ontario Forest    Dr. David Deyoe                     Extraction of
Research                                              taxol
Institute,        705-946-7400                        bio sensor used
Ecology                                               in
of Intensive      705-946-2981                        detecting Low
Plantations
1235 Queen St. E  4/www.ontarioforests.mnr.gov.on.ca  level of
                                                      contaminants
Sault Ste. Marie                                      in lakes,
P6A 2E5                                               streams

Paleo-DNA         John Guerard                        Forensicanalysis,
Laboratory
at Lakehead       807-343-8793                        research ancient
University
Thunder Bay       john@guerard@lakeheadu.ca           DNA, extraction
                  3/www.ancientdna.com                Bio-health/medical
                                                      DNAsequencing,

Organization      Contact Person                      Research projects
Address           Phone(# #Full-Time Employees/Web    in 2003
                  site

Northwestern      Michael G. Power                    Expansion of
Ontario           clinical
Regional Cancer   807-343-1572                        trials with
Centre            emphasis on
290 Munro St.     1-877-696-7223                    colorectalscreening,
Thunder Bay P7A   110/www.nworcc.on.ca                breast screening
711               programs

Northern Centre   Dr. Magdy Basta                     New tests for
for               cholesterol
Biotechnology     705-671-2373                        diabetes
and
ClinicalResearch  705-671-9478                        manufacturing
polycolonal
933 Ramsey Lake   42 - 60/www.neureka.com             antibodies
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E
6B4

Great Lakes       Errol Caldwell                      Diagnostic kits
Forestry          for forestry,
Centre            705-541-5558                        pathogens, plant
1219 Queen St. E  705-541-5556                        biotechnology,
environmental
Sault Ste. Mane   35-40/www.glfc.forestry.ca          impact of biotech
P6A 2E5           products

Northeastern      Dr. Amadeo Parissenti               Cellular signal
Ontario           transduction
Regional Cancer   705-522-6237                        regulation of
Centre            growth and cell
41 Ramsey Lake    705-523-7328                        death, genomics
Rd.               study of cell
Sudbury, P3E 5J1  37/www.cancercare.ca                as whole, cell
adhesion

Genesis Genomics  Bob Thayer                          Changes at
Inc.              molecular level
Suite 310         807-343-8100                        mutation changes
in
1294 Balmoral                                         mitochondrial DNA
St.
Thunder Bay, P7B  8/www.genesisgenomics.com
525

Lakehead          Alastier MacDonald                  Research on
University        bio-films
955 Oliver Rd.    807-343-8289                        Produced by
bacteria
Thunder Bay                                           research on plants
absorbing
P7B 5E1           B/www.lakeheadu.ca                  environmental
toxins

ULERN             Margo Shaw                          Build projects in
fish research
443 Northern      705-759-2554 ext 559                water,
Ave. E            environmental
PO Box 60         705-253-9986                        contaminants,
bio-solid in
Sault Ste. Marie  6/www.ulern.on.ca                   non-timber forest
P6A 5L3           products

Mikro-Tek Inc.    Marilyn Wood                        Produce line of
naturally
115 Sandy Falls   705-268-3536                        occuring microbial
Rd.               enoculance
Timmins, P4N 7XB  705-268-7411                        that increase
plant growth
                  5/(e-mail) mikrotek@onlink.ne:      set up projects to
off-set carbon

Laurentian        Dr. Nkongolo                        Crop identity,
University        disease resistance
935 Ramsey Lake   705-675-1151- ext2290               forest genetics,
Rd.               molecular
Sudbury, P3E 206  800-461-4030                        markets-
identification
                  5/www.laurentian.ca

Ontario Forest    Dr. David Deyoe                     Extraction of
Research          taxol, bio sensors
Institute,        705-946-7400                        used in detecting
Ecology           low levels of
of Intensive      705-946-2981                        contaminants in
Plantations       lakes, streams,
1235 Queen St. E  4/www.ontarioforests.mnr.gov.on.ca  researching
abandoned farm
Sault Ste. Marie                                      land
P6A 2E5

Paleo-DNA         John Guerard                        Research of
Laboratory        skeletal remains
at Lakehead       807-343-8793                        found in Dakhleh,
University        Egypt
Thunder Bay       john@guerard@lakeheadu.ca           identification of
remains of
                  3/www.ancientdna.com                Canadian soldier
in Belgium,
                                                      matching
presumptive
parents

Organization      Contact Person                      Funding Sources
Address           Phone(# #Full-Time Employees/Web    in 2003
                  site

Northwestern      Michael G. Power                    Cancer Care
Ontario           Ontario
Regional Cancer   807-343-1572
Centre
290 Munro St.     1-877-696-7223
Thunder Bay P7A   110/www.nworcc.on.ca
711

Northern Centre   Dr. Magdy Basta                     Ontario Government
for
Biotechnology     705-671-2373
and
ClinicalResearch  705-671-9478
933 Ramsey Lake   42 - 60/www.neureka.com
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E
6B4

Great Lakes       Errol Caldwell                      Federal gov't,
Forestry
Centre            705-541-5558                        with increased
1219 Queen St. E  705-541-5556                        partnerships in
Sault Ste. Mane   35-40/www.glfc.forestry.ca          privateindustry
P6A 2E5

Northeastern      Dr. Amadeo Parissenti               Ontario gov't
Ontario
Regional Cancer   705-522-6237                        competitions,
Centre
41 Ramsey Lake    705-523-7328                        grantingagencies
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E 5J1  37/www.cancercare.ca

Genesis Genomics  Bob Thayer                          Private, gov't
Inc.
Suite 310         807-343-8100                        investments
1294 Balmoral
St.
Thunder Bay, P7B  8/www.genesisgenomics.com
525

Lakehead          Alastier MacDonald                  Private, gov't
University
955 Oliver Rd.    807-343-8289                        investments
Thunder Bay
P7B 5E1           B/www.lakeheadu.ca

ULERN             Margo Shaw                          Membership fees
443 Northern      705-759-2554 ext 559                grant proposals
Ave. E
PO Box 60         705-253-9986                        fees for service
Sault Ste. Marie  6/www.ulern.on.ca
P6A 5L3

Mikro-Tek Inc.    Marilyn Wood                        Contracted
115 Sandy Falls   705-268-3536                        byindustry
Rd.
Timmins, P4N 7XB  705-268-7411
                  5/(e-mail) mikrotek@onlink.ne:

Laurentian        Dr. Nkongolo                        Agriculture
University
935 Ramsey Lake   705-675-1151- ext2290               Canada, CIDA,
Rd.
Sudbury, P3E 206  800-461-4030                        NSERCC,
                  5/www.laurentian.ca

Ontario Forest    Dr. David Deyoe                     Gov't, with
Research
Institute,        705-946-7400                        increased private
Ecology
of Intensive      705-946-2981                        investment
Plantations
1235 Queen St. E  4/www.ontarioforests.mnr.gov.on.ca
Sault Ste. Marie
P6A 2E5

Paleo-DNA         John Guerard                        Private, gov't
Laboratory
at Lakehead       807-343-8793                        agencies
University
Thunder Bay       john@guerard@lakeheadu.ca
                  3/www.ancientdna.com

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