Leading Health and Life Sciences in Nova Scotia

BioFuture 2030

We’ve launched BioFuture 2030
An Economic Growth Plan for Nova Scotia’s Health and Life Sciences Sector

International BioPartnering Program

Learn more about the International BioPartnering Program

Latest News

Novagevity to Develop Canada’s First Plant-Based Meal Replacement Beverage, Receives $300k from ACOA

Tuesday, July 21, 2020 – Halifax, Nova Scotia -- Novagevity Incorporated will receive $300,000 from the Atlantic Canada Opportunities Agency ...
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Sona Stock Up 123% on Test Results

Read original here Shares of Halifax-based Sona Nanotech more than doubled Friday after the nanoparticle technology company said clinical trials showed its COVID-19 rapid testing kit has a 96 percent sensitivity to the virus. The company’s shares on the Canadian Stock...

Adaptiiv Wins $100K Health Challenge

Read original here Halifax-based Adaptiiv Medical Technologies has won the Nova Scotia Health Authority’s first Health Challenge pitch competition, bagging a $100,000 prize. Announced in February and hosted by innovation hub Volta, the Health Challenges are a series...


📣 PROGRAM ANNOUNCEMENT: Our Video Development Project is open for BioNova MEMBERS. This NEW program will help companies engage in #VirtualBusiness growth while attracting investment & talent to Nova Scotia. Production from ThreeSixFive Media Inc. 🎥

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BioNova is celebrating 10 years of bioinnovation with #BIC2020. 🎉Spread the word by sharing the application with your network.

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Our mandate is to:

  • LEAD the development of Health and Life Science in Nova Scotia
  • ACCELERATE companies and the business ecosystem
  • ADVOCATE for the sector and growth of Nova Scotia’s BioEconomy


  • Medical Technologies
  • Digital Health
  • Pharmaceuticals & Vaccines
  • Natural Health Products
  • BioProducts

Please visit our Sector Strengths page to learn more.


BioNova aims to accelerate the innovation and productivity of businesses in Nova Scotia’s bioeconomy through our Projects, Programs, Services & Events with the support of our stakeholders and funding partners.