New Radioisotope for Cancer Therapy: A new Collaboration to produce copper-67

SASKATOON – Iotron Medical Inc. (Iotron) and Canadian Isotope Innovations Corp. (CIIC) are pleased to announce a collaboration to produce the radioisotope copper-67 (Cu-67) for new cancer therapies.  This investment will increase the production capacity of the CIIC-operated facilities in Saskatoon, making Cu-67 more widely available to international cancer researchers. Iotron Medical, a spin-out business […]   READ MORE

Storied Nuclear Manufacturer, Niagara Energy Products, joins the CNIC

TORONTO – August 24, 2021 – Niagara Energy Products (NEP), a leader in the field of manufacturing radiation shielded containment vessels for isotopes and nuclear contaminated waste, has joined the Canadian Nuclear Isotope Council (CNIC). NEP has a long and storied history in Canada, with three large manufacturing plants in Ontario, providing high-quality jobs in […]   READ MORE

New partnership advances medical isotope technology

McMaster University and Promation have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) to work together to bring a new medical isotope technology developed at McMaster to the marketplace. At the center of this collaboration is a new technology for producing lutetium-177 (Lu-177), an increasingly sought-after medical isotope. Clinical trials have shown that Lu-177-based drugs have tremendous […]   READ MORE