Dr. Emily Moore receives Talent Edge postdoctoral research award from the Ontario Centres of Excellence

Mirexus is pleased to announce that Dr. Emily Moore has recently received an OCE Talent Edge postdoctoral research award. The OCE (Ontario Centres of Excellence) Talent Edge award provides 1 year of research funding in industry for top recent PhD graduates. Emily has a PhD in Synthetic Organic Chemistry from the University of Guelph. At Mirexus, her focus is on modifying the surface chemistry of Phytospherix™ (a natural carbohydrate) for medical and other applications.

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Mirexus to Exhibit at In-Cosmetics, London – April 4– 6th, 2017

MIREXUS is pleased to announce that we will be exhibiting at In-Cosmetics Global, the leading event for personal care ingredients across the globe. We invite you to take this opportunity to learn more about nature’s versatile Anti-aging ingredient PhytoSpherix™, a plant-derived glycogen (phytoglycogen), which offers multifunctional benefits to personal care formulations. PhytoSpherix™: Is a powerful anti-aging ingredient – Increases cellular metabolism and promotes collagen and hyaluronic acid production in skin cells. Is a superb moisturizer – Tightly holds water for long periods of...

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Mirexus Biotechnologies Inc. is pleased to announce investment of U.S. $1.5M from Goddard Enterprises Ltd. (GEL) of Barbados.

  In April 2015, GEL committed to invest US$3.5M in equity financing as part of an investment consortium.  Goddard contributed $2M at that point and committed to an additional US$1.5M within three years. GEL decided to make the investment ahead of schedule, reflecting the on-going commitment of Goddard to successfully grow the Mirexus business.     About Goddard Enterprises Inc. Goddard Enterprises Limited (GEL) is a publicly traded Barbadian company, listed on the Barbados Stock Exchange, with a varied business portfolio.  The organisation operates in 22 different countries...

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Mirexus Biotechnologies Appoints New Members to its Board of Directors

Mirexus is pleased to announce that Dr. Akiva Gross and Dr. Randal Chase have joined the Board of Directors.  Both bring a wealth of knowledge of core target markets and industries that will further strengthen Mirexus’ ability to take its natural nanomaterial to the marketplace. Dr. Gross held several key positions in the food and nutrition industry and has vast experience in food ingredients R&D, technology strategy and product development. Dr. Gross is the author of twenty-two publications and the inventor of seventeen patents.  In addition to experienced business guidance for Mirexus,...

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Dr. Leila Jowkarderis receives Talent Edge postdoctoral research award from the Ontario Centres of Excellence

Mirexus is pleased to announce that Dr. Leila Jowkarderis has recently received an OCE Talent Edge postdoctoral research award. The OCE (Ontario Centres of Excellence) Talent Edge award provides 2 years of research funding in industry for top recent PhD graduates. Leila has a PhD in Chemical Engineering from McGill University where her research focused on rheology and pore size analysis of nanocellulose hydrogels.  At Mirexus, her focus will be on the advanced modeling of Mirexus’ proprietary process for manufacturing Phytospherix™- a unique natural carbohydrate nanomaterial extracted from...

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Dr. Lisa Bertolo receives the Talent Edge postdoctoral research award from the Ontario Centres of Excellence

Mirexus is pleased to announce that Dr. Lisa Bertolo has recently received her second OCE Talent Edge postdoctoral research award. The OCE (Ontario Centres of Excellence) Talent Edge award provides 1 year of research funding in industry for top recent PhD graduates. Lisa has a PhD in Chemistry from the University of Guelph where her research focused on novel carbohydrate chemistry. At Mirexus, her focus is on modifying the surface chemistry of Phytospherix™ (a natural carbohydrate) for medical and other applications.

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