Okanagan Biotechnology Inc. Company Profile

14:46 EDT 21st March 2018 | BioPortfolio

Okanagan Biotechnology Inc. ("OBI") is a dynamic Canadian agricultural biotechnology company developing new commercial tree fruit varieties that are attractive to consumers and more profitable to producers and retailers. The company's first commercial product, unique non-browning apple varieties, is ideally suited to the fresh-cut produce market.Technological innovations in tree fruit development using conventional breeding and genetic engineering aim to revitalize the commercial tree fruit industry; new genetic traits will decrease production costs and increase fruit quality


British Columbia



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UBC Okanagan researchers discover neurotoxin in Lake Winnipeg

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) A new study from UBC's Okanagan campus has found that BMAA -- a toxin linked to several neurodegenerative diseases -- is present in high concentrations...

New biotech apple product to be launched by Okanagan Specialty

Canadian company Okanagan Specialty Fruits said it will launch a new biotech apple product.  -More- 

UBC engineers advance the capability of wearable tech

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) Creating the perfect wearable device to monitor muscle movement, heart rate and other tiny bio-signals without breaking the bank has inspired scientist...

Don't dispense of cannabis dispensaries, caution UBC researchers

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) UBC researchers are cautioning policy makers not to alter a cannabis distribution system that -- while not legal yet -- works well. Associate professor...

UBC researcher prescribes specific exercise dosage for those with spinal cord injury

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) An international committee, led by UBC Okanagan researcher Kathleen Martin Ginis, has come up with exercise recommendations specifically tailored for p...

People with Type 2 diabetes need more support, say researchers

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) Research shows the old adage 'teach someone to fish' instead of giving them a fish, rings true when it comes to helping people with Type 2 diabetes. Th...

New study suggests psychedelic drugs may reduce criminal behaviour

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) Newly published research suggests that common psychedelic drugs -- such as magic mushrooms, LSD and mescaline (a substance derived from the peyote cact...

New study suggests psychedelic drugs may reduce criminal behavior

(University of British Columbia Okanagan campus) Newly published research suggests that common psychedelic drugs -- such as magic mushrooms, LSD and mescaline (a substance derived from the peyote cact...

Drugs and Medications [3 Associated Drugs and Medications listed on BioPortfolio]

Korres quercetin 7 oak hydrating antiageing and antiwrinkle [Johnson & Johnson Consumer Products Company, Division of Johnson & Johnson Consumer Companies, Inc.]

Korres Quercetin & Oak Day Cream for Normal to Dry Skin SPF 4

Bio-active anti-aging [S.I.P.R.E.S. SRL]

Bio-Active Anti-Aging Cream Multi-Protection Daily Renewal SPF 15 Advanced Double Lifting Effect

Biodynamic skin [S.I.P.R.E.S. SRL]

Biodynamic Skin Solution

PubMed Articles [257 Associated PubMed Articles listed on BioPortfolio]

Editorial overview: Pharmaceutical biotechnology.

AFOB Special Issue on Industrial Biotechnology.

Enhancing CHO by Systems Biotechnology.

Microbial biotechnology and circular economy in wastewater treatment.

Microbial biotechnology is essential for the development of circular economy in wastewater treatment by integrating energy production and resource recovery into the production of clean water. A compre...

Microbial biotechnology as a tool to restore degraded drylands.

We briefly review how microbial biotechnology can contribute to improve activities aiming to restore degraded drylands and to combat their desertification, which are an integral part of the Sustainabl...

Clinical Trials [11 Associated Clinical Trials listed on BioPortfolio]

A Pilot Scheme - Specimen Collection of Health Management Center

Biomedical and biotechnology industry is internationally regarded as the most brilliant star performer of the future. The development of biomedical depends on a high quality academic resea...

A Phase III Clinical Trial of a 13-valent Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine in Healthy Infants

In order to evaluate immunogenicity and safety of a 13-valent pneumococcal conjugate vaccine produced by Beijing Minhai Biotechnology Co., Ltd., a randomized, double-blind, parallel-contro...

RESULT: Reliable, Emergent Solution Using Liprotamase Treatment

Liprotamase powder is a non-porcine, soluble and stable mixture of biotechnology-derived lipase, protease, and amylase digestive enzymes. The purpose of the present study is to to evaluate...

Salivary Antioxidant Capacity Before and After Complete Dental Rehabilitation

Salivary samples were obtained from 20 children in their fifth year of life diagnosed S-ECC and 20 age and sex matched controls. Complete dental rehabilitation under general anesthesia was...

ProACTIVE SCI Intervention

This study will employ a multi-centre, randomized, wait-list controlled trial. A total of 30 participants (15 experimental, 15 wait-list control) between 18-65 years of age who have chroni...

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Okanagan Biotechnology Inc.

Okanagan Biotechnology Inc. ("OBI") is a dynamic Canadian agricultural biotechnology company developing new commercial tree fruit varieties that are attractive to consumers and more profitable to prod...

Okanagan Clinical Trials

Here at Okanagan Clinical Trials we conduct medical studies on a variety of different conditions. Some of the illnesses we have studied to date include depression, anxiety, insomnia, diabetes, obesity...

Task Group Public Perceptions of Biotechnology

The Task Group on Public Perceptions of Biotechnology is one of the six Task Groups of the European Federation of Biotechnology. It was established in 1991, to increase public awareness and understand...

Missouri Biotechnology Association

The Missouri Biotechnology Association is focused on maintaining the growth of the biotechnology industry generated by the research and development communities of Missouri. While we have made great st...


The Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory BoardThe Norwegian Biotechnology Advisory Board is an independent body consisting of 24 members appointed by the Norwegian government. Each member has a background...

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