International Science and Technology Partnerships Canada (ISTPCanada) is strengthening its bilateral and multilateral partnerships as it enters a new phase of activity aimed at aggressively leveraging international research connections to benefit Canadian industry. Armed with a fortified board of directors, stable base funding and a renewed sense of purpose, the arm's-length agency is building capacity to exploit opportunities in the areas of water, nanotechnology and brain research while forging new funding agreements with the provinces that add considerable financial muscle and program depth.Click here to view full article