Partnerships & Industry Offers

OIRM is committed to supporting scientists in Ontario’s regenerative medicine community. As part of that commitment, we have developed our Partnership Program to help OIRM investigators and trainees stretch their research dollars even further.

The discounts and offers below are available to all OIRM members and associated labs.

OIRM would like to thank our partners for their support of our research community and by working with us to bring added value.

For information on any of our discounts or if your company would like to participate in the program, please contact Jodi.garner@oirm.ca

Industry discounts and offers                                     

Bio-Techne

25% discount towards your next cell culture reagent purchase from R&D Systems or Tocris. Bio-Techne will also have special promotions each quarter on a new batch of products. See this quarter’s promotions here. These offers expire Jan 31st, 2019 and cannot be combined with other offers or promotions, does not apply to bulk or custom orders. To access these discounts please contact your local sales rep for a quote.

Canadian Blood Services

Cord blood bank samples are available through CBS Cord Blood for Research program. OIRM investigators can request both fresh and frozen samples for research purposes only. Products can be requested here.

Centre for Cell and Vector Production (CCRM)

CCRM and the University Health Network (UHN) have partnered to design and build the Centre for Cell and Vector Production (CCVP). This facility is designed to support the production of materials for Phase I and Phase II in human clinical trials. Services offered in CCVP include full manufacturing and release of cell and viral vector materials, QC testing, access to clean rooms, cell bank creation, training services, supplier management and audit support services. Learn more here.

Miltenyi Biotec

Get 50% off your initial order of Miltenyi’s REAfinity recombinant antibodies, MACS cytokines, TC media or Miltenyi cell separation kits or MicroBeads. Miltenyi’s products can be found here. Applicable to 1st order only on new products for your research. Quote pricing available for future orders. To take advantage of these OIRM promotional discounts, please contact: macs@miltenyibiotec.com

Peprotech

10% off most Peprotech products, with additional discounts on select proteins and antibodies. Peprotech will provide free samples to OIRM investigators to test new reagents. Shipping fees will also be waived for online orders. To place an order click here to search items and enter OIRM’s quote number E0718-OIRM at checkout.

Personal Genome Project Canada iPSC lines (SickKids)

As part of the Personal Genome Project Canada (PGPC) program 14 healthy control iPS cell lines are now available to OIRM researchers. These lines were derived and characterized by Drs. James Ellis and Stephen Scherer and can be used for a broad range of iPSC based experiments and assays. Additional details can be found here or by contacting the investigators directly.

Roche Custom Biotech

50% off your first order with Roche Custom Biotech plus special pricing and additional discounts for OIRM members. This promotion applies to antibodies, enzymes, testing kits and more. Contact Jennifer Trutina for more information or download this quarters promotion here.

Sony Biotechnology

20% off of all Sony Biotechnology flow cytometry Antibodies and Fluorochromes. Orders can be placed online in 3-easy steps. 1) Click here and create a “Purchasing Account” (please be sure to click “purchasing account” and not “shopping account”) 2) Fill out your information and enter “OIRM Sony Promo 2018” in the “Job Title” field. 3) Within 24 hours you will be able to browse and purchase reagents with your new discount.

Structural Genomics Consortium

Epigenetic probes and antibodies from the Structural Genomic Consortium are made available to OIRM investigators free of charge or at cost. To request a sample or see of list of reagents click here, reference OIRM when requesting these samples.