Better partnerships.

A Network of Institutions Creating Health and Wealth

Here is what better looks like.


Multi-national Pharma and Medical Device Companies

Most of the world’s top companies have their Canadian Headquarters in the Toronto Region



Toronto’s workforce in the life sciences is on par with top clusters in North America


Innovative Health Science Start-Ups

Part of the vibrant network of innovation centres and accelerators

JLABS @ TORONTO: Collaboration Opened Hub

The Ontario Government, University of Toronto, and MaRS Discovery District (MaRS) recently announced a collaboration with Janssen Inc. to launch the successful Johnson & Johnson Innovation, JLABS (JLABS) incubator model in Toronto. A major boon for the Toronto region Human Health & Sciences cluster, the new facility, called JLABS @ Toronto, will open in spring of 2016 at MaRS Discovery District and will support start-ups with lab space, programs, and potential investment partners as they work to build important, successful early-stage companies.

MaRS Innovation Forging Partnerships to Grow Toronto’s Ecosystem

Between setting up a translational research fund with Pfizer and creating LAB150, the Strategic Partnership with Evotec AG in celebration of Canada’s 150 Birthday, MaRS Innovation is supporting startups and creating the companies that make up this vibrant ecosystem.

Find your next opportunity

Cluster Connect is your window into the Toronto Region Health Cluster.  This portal allows you search, browse and find organizations and individuals in the Toronto Region to do business with.  Cluster Connect combines Biotechgate, a searchable database companies use, with a host of APIs, including LinkedIn, to provide a rich user experience and connect you to your next business deal in the Toronto Region.

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