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                   Canadian                          Hamilton is emerging as a driver of Canada’s

                                                     life sciences sector.
           Life Science                              an innovative hub home to dynamic private

               Innovation                            companies, research hospitals, and leading
                                                     academic and research institutions, Hamilton’s
                                                     life sciences cluster is ready for exponential

                                                     Hamilton’s world-class capabilities in research
                                                     and discovery, clinical trials, health care
                                                     education and life science commercialization
                                                     have captured global attention. Within the
                                                     last decade, Hamilton has seen a significant
                                                     increase in new company formations, capital
                                                     investment, and attraction of specialized talent.
                                                     the creation of the Synapse life Science
                                                     Consortium in 2016 marked an inflection point
                                                     for Hamilton, when its anchor organizations
                                                     came together to work as one to strategically
                                                     promote, advance and facilitate life sciences
                                                     innovation and investment in the region.
             the Synapse Consortium represents       together, Synapse’s partner organizations
             Canada’s leading health research        employ 35,000 people.
             and education cluster. a strategic
             broker to the ecosystem, Synapse        Hamilton has created the conditions for
             facilitates initiatives that support    strategic collaborations to catalyze and
             the commercialization of health         accelerate commercialization efforts by
             innovation and attract investment to    innovative life science companies. this
             the Hamilton, ontario region.           environment has attracted global multinationals
                                                     such as medical device giant Stryker and
             to learn more visit                     nurtured home-grown successes such as Fusion
                  Pharmaceuticals. Hamilton’s life science cluster

             or contact us at                        is supporting scaling companies to develop the
             [email protected]              next generation of innovative health technology.
                                                     that vision is what drives the members of the
                                                     Synapse Consortium.
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