MaRS Mornings is a monthly breakfast series that celebrates creative founders in the innovation community. Start your day with a coffee and inspiring talks from experienced entrepreneurs, visionary business leaders and innovators. Each event is free of charge and open to anyone.
Join us for our next MaRS Mornings talk: Making life-saving medicine more affordable with speaker Don Stewart, President and CEO of PlantForm Corporation
About PlantForm Corporation
PlantForm is a Canadian biotech company with a low-cost proprietary manufacturing process for a wide range of plant-made pharmaceuticals, including monoclonal antibodies, therapeutic proteins and vaccines for the treatment of cancer, HIV/AIDS, Ebola and other life-threatening conditions. The company’s vivoXPRESS® technology uses genetically engineered tobacco plants to produce biopharmaceuticals in less than six weeks at a significantly lower cost of goods compared to industry standard fermentation systems.
8:00 – 8:30 a.m.: Registration and light breakfast
8:30 – 9:30 a.m.: Presentation and Q&A