CQDM, MEDTEQ+ and Montréal InVivo partner with IVADO to promote digital health innovation

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Montréal, May 11, 2021 – The Institute for Data Valorization (IVADO) is pleased to announce the signing of network partnerships with the Consortium de recherche biopharmaceutique (CQDM, biopharmaceutical research consortium), the Industrial Consortium for Research and Innovation in Medical Technologies (MEDTEQ+) and Montréal InVivo, the life sciences and health technologies (LSHT) cluster of Greater Montréal. All three are involved in … Read More

CQDM appoints Brian Underdown as the Chair of its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) and nominates 3 new SAB members

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MONTREAL, April 28, 2021 — The chairman of the Board of Directors of CQDM, Richard Fajzel, and Diane Gosselin, President and CEO, are very pleased to announce the appointment of Brian Underdown as the new chairman on its Scientific Advisory Board (SAB). Also, David Bouffard, Christine Brideau and Benjamin Haibe-Kains are joining this strategic committee, whose primary mandate is to … Read More

We are hiring! Director – Business development – Apply now!

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Open position available: Director – Business development ABOUT CQDM  Since its creation, CQDM has raised nearly $190 million to fund the development of approximately 130 drugs addressing major health challenges, including cancer, neurodegenerative and metabolic diseases. CQDM is a biopharmaceutical research consortium whose mission is to fund the development of innovative tools and technologies that accelerate the development of safe and effective … Read More

We are hiring! Project managers – Apply now!

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Open positions available: Project managers ABOUT CQDM  Since its creation, CQDM has raised nearly $190 million to fund the development of approximately 130 drugs addressing major health challenges, including cancer, neurodegenerative and metabolic diseases. CQDM is a biopharmaceutical research consortium whose mission is to fund the development of innovative tools and technologies that accelerate the development of safe and effective drugs. We … Read More

48Hour Discovery and Merck initiate drug discovery project – Project funded through CQDM Quantum Leap program

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Montréal – Québec –  March 15, 2021 – 48Hour Discovery(48HD) and CQDM are proud to announced that the company has been awarded $800,000 for peptide drug discovery using its patented drug discovery platform. The two-year project is funded through the CQDM Quantum Leap program, which supports exploration of innovative technologies, tools, and platforms that accelerate or facilitate drug discovery and … Read More

We are hiring! CPA Accountant – internship – Apply now!

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ABOUT CQDM  Since its creation, CQDM has raised nearly $190 million to fund the development of approximately 130 therapeutics in development addressing major health challenges, including cancer, neurodegenerative and metabolic diseases. CQDM is a biopharmaceutical research consortium whose mission is to fund the development of innovative tools and technologies that accelerate the development of safe and effective drugs. We bring together world-leading … Read More

CQDM to fund an international collaboration between Traffick Therapeutics, McGill University and the Lead Discovery Center

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Montreal (Quebec), February 25, 2021—CQDM is proud to announce the launch of a $2,025,077 international collaborative project to support the preclinical stages of new drug candidates to treat an orphan lung disease. Led by Professor David Y. Thomas of McGill University, this multi-partner project focuses on the development of drugs addressing alpha-1 antitrypsin deficiency (A1AT), a condition characterized by lung and … Read More

Pre-budget Consultations: 3 proposals from CQDM to boost Quebec’s economy

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On January 20th, CQDM’s President and CEO, Diane Gosselin, participated in the pre-budget consultations held by the team of Finance Minister Eric Girard. This exercise allowed us to share our thoughts and submit our proposals for the next Quebec government budget. To view the brief: click here. In the wake of the pandemic, we have measured the price of being … Read More