The Life Sciences key sector in Sherbrooke benefits from groundbreaking businesses and a diversified research sector with access to world-class infrastructure. The concentration of key players is conducive to the execution of comprehensive research projects, from fundamental or basic research to pre-clinical and clinical research, and the patient-client phase.
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Sherbrooke has an innovative, engaged, and ingenious entrepreneurial spirit in several sub-sectors of the Life Sciences:
Digital medical and therapeutical instruments/equipment
Pre-clinical and clinical research
Nutraceutical, dermaceutical, and therapeutic products
Interdisciplinary Institute for Technological Innovation
Located in the Innovation Park, the Institut interdisciplinaire d’innovation technologique (3IT) features an exceptional research and innovation ecosystem, open to collaboration among researchers, students, research professionals, businesses, and public and private organizations.
The 3IT has a cutting-edge infrastructure and specialized resources in design, prototyping, and assessment for launching and maturing technologies in strategic sectors such as: