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Government putting money where its mouth is on innovation: Bains

By Navdeep Bains      

The Liberals have launched funds to support high-tech businesses and promised to review intellectual property rules.

Innovation Minister Navdeep Bains is leading the government's efforts to lend a helping hand to Canadian industry. The Hill Times file photograph

As the world celebrates Global Biotech Week, it’s high time for our companies and researchers to do something that most would consider rather un-Canadian: pat themselves on the back. After all, it’s Canada that has led the way in the global biotech industry for so many years with advances in areas like genomics, stem cell and regenerative medicine, and metabolic disorders such as diabetes, with the discovery of insulin. It is one of our government’s priorities to ensure

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