Author Archives: Darren Evans

Sona Nanotech Inc. Announces Collaboration with Anteo Technologies

Innovative companies combine technologies to speed up lateral flow assay development time Halifax, Nova Scotia–(Newsfile Corp. – January 16, 2019) – Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) today announced a collaboration with Australia-based nanotech company Anteo Technologies Pty Ltd to speed … Read More

Sona’s new laboratory and how it will impact us

By Kulbir Singh This month, Sona’s dream of having its own independent laboratory facility was finally realized. Until now we had operated out of laboratory space at the University of St. Francis Xavier in Antigonish, where the company was founded … Read More

Nova Scotia life sciences firm opens new Halifax lab after rapid growth

Sona Nanotech Inc., an innovative Nova Scotian life sciences company, has opened new laboratory facilities in Halifax after a year of rapid growth. The company manufactures unique gold nanoparticles shaped like rods for use in diagnostic tests and other healthcare … Read More

NanoAtlantic: The start of a nanotech cluster in Atlantic Canada?

This week our Chief Technical Officer Kulbir Singh attended the NanoAtlantic Academic-Industry Workshop at Dalhousie University, where he gave a presentation on Sona’s technology. It was my great pleasure to meet local experts in nanotechnology and to speak about our … Read More

Collaboration with Major European Lateral Flow Test Developer and Sona Nanotech Inc.

Halifax, Nova Scotia–(Newsfile Corp. – December 4, 2018) – Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) has signed a collaboration agreement with one of Europe’s largest lateral flow test developers, who will integrate Sona’s nanorod technology into their market-established lateral flow assays. … Read More

Making connections at MEDICA

I’ve had a whirlwind first month since joining Team Sona. It started with a trip to Canada to visit the head office in Halifax, Nova Scotia where I was able to meet the whole team and see the new labs taking … Read More

Business Growth Spurs Expansion to Larger Lab Facilities in Halifax for Sona Nanotech Inc.

Halifax, Nova Scotia–(Newsfile Corp. – November 22, 2018) – Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) has relocated its laboratory facilities to Halifax as it seeks to capitalise on recent business success and further expand its business in the diagnostics market. Following … Read More

Entering the golden era of lateral flow diagnostics

Recently, Sona CEO Darren Rowles spoke to Michele Wilson, PhD, Science Writer for Technology Networks, about our unique gold nanorods and how they will power the next generation of lateral flow tests. What are gold nanorods, and what properties make them … Read More

Sona Nanotech Inc. engages gold and nanotech expert to develop business in Europe

Halifax, Nova Scotia, November 08, 2018 – Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) has engaged the services of a leading expert in gold and nanotechnology to help develop its business proposition in Europe. UK-based consultant Trevor Keel has a degree in … Read More

Showcasing Sona in San Diego, part 2

 Last month Sona Nanotech attended the Advanced Lateral Flow Course (ALFC) 2018 in San Diego, California, where we were given a valuable opportunity to showcase our products and services to the lateral flow sector. The three-day seminar, which was hosted … Read More