Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc. Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

On Friday, September 14th 2018 Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc. held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the official grand opening of its new manufacturing and research facility in Guelph. Following the purchase of the 1.75 hectare (4.3 acre) parcel of land in July 2017, Mirexus broke ground on their development in September 2017 and completed construction this past July. The ribbon cutting ceremony was celebrated in the presence of multiple special guests whose support has made it possible for Mirexus to reach this pivotal milestone.  From left to right Mayor Cam Guthrie, VP Research University of...

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Mirexus Biotechnologies Appoints Dr. Shona McDiarmid to its Board of Directors.

Mirexus is pleased to announce the appointment of Dr. Shona McDiarmid to its Board of Directors. Shona brings a unique combination of education and experience to Mirexus which will be instrumental as we continue to build our science and patent platforms for the future. Shona has extensive experience in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries and is currently working as a consultant advising life sciences companies on intellectual property (IP) management strategies.  Previously, Shona has been responsible at the VP or Director level for the IP functions of several companies,...

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Mirexus Biotechnologies Relocates to New Facility in Guelph

Mirexus Biotechnologies is pleased to announce that we have relocated to our new building at 574 Hanlon Creek Boulevard, Guelph, Ontario (the corner of Hanlon Creek Blvd. and Downey Rd.). The building includes expanded lab space (to develop new personal care, nutraceutical, and biomedical applications) and offices, and most importantly a first-generation factory, designed to produce 16T / year of PhytoSpherix® – Mirexus’ safe & natural nanomaterial.  The proprietary process uses only water and energy to extract this natural product from Ontario sweet corn. Dr. Phil Whiting, President and...

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Mirexus Biotechnologies chooses 100% green energy for entire operations with Bullfrog Power

Mirexus Biotechnologies is pleased to announce that we are now reducing our energy-related emissions footprint through a new commitment to renewable energy and choosing 100% green energy for entire operations with Bullfrog Power. The organization is choosing 100 per cent renewable electricity and green natural gas for its factory, lab and office in Guelph where it produces a sustainable nanomaterial used in cosmetic, nutraceutical and biomedical products. “At Mirexus, our commitment to sustainability runs through all aspects of our business,” says Phil Whiting, President and CEO, Mirexus....

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Mirexus Inc. Signs Strategic Partnership with Cargill Beauty

Guelph, Ontario – April 12th, 2018 – Mirexus Inc., a Canadian biotechnology company, and Cargill Beauty, the personal care platform within Cargill, have agreed to enter into a long term strategic partnership, allowing Cargill Beauty to deliver Mirexus’ innovative, natural bio-active – PhytoSpherix™ – to targeted Cargill customers in the Global Personal Care market. “This is a wonderful opportunity for Mirexus”, said Boris Segalowitch, President of Mirexus Inc.  “We needed to accelerate our growth and with Cargill Beauty as our partner in just one step we have moved into the big...

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Boris Segalowich appointed as President of Mirexus Inc.

Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc. (MBI) is pleased to announce the appointment of Boris Segalowich as President of Mirexus Inc.   Mirexus Inc. is a wholly owned subsidiary company of MBI, and is focused on applications of it’s unique, plant-based active ingredient PhytoSpherix® in the personal care industry. “Boris joined as VP Personal Care in June this year and has quickly demonstrated the skills and knowledge needed to lead this business”, says Phil Whiting, CEO of MBI.  “Our personal care business offers great growth potential for us, and needed his leadership and experience.” PhytoSpherix®...

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