UPEI receives funding for new equipment

September 2, 2016

The University of Prince Edward Island has reportedly received $800K from the federal government for the purchase of new equipment. $650K of which will reportedly go to the Atlantic Veterinary College, while the remaining funds will go towards UPEI's Chemistry Department and the Marine Natural Products Lab. The Atlantic Veterinary College will be purchasing and installing new equipment, including state-of-the-art equine and virology technology. The Chemistry Department will be purchasing specialized equipment to assist in chemistry analysis, while the funding for the Marine Natural Products Lab will be put towards new fermentation equipment that will allow for more in-depth investigations in the lab and increased collaboration opportunities. CBC | The Guardian