- By Mike Heddle
- Posted Tuesday, May 16, 2023 10:37 am
A pair of investments slated to create around 150 new jobs were announced in Hamilton on Tuesday.
Fusion Pharmaceuticals Inc., a Steeltown-based biotech company, expanded its footprint with the opening of its new radiopharmaceutical manufacturing facility inside McMaster Innovation Park.
The Longwood Road South facility, which spans approximately 27,000 square feet, will help “support the company’s growing pipeline of targeted alpha therapies (TATs),” according to a press release.
Fusion Pharmaceuticals, which was founded in 2015 by Mac chemistry professor John Valliant, develops cancer therapy products, including a delivery system that seeks out and infiltrates cancer cells to deliver doses of radiation to a precise location.
The new facility, located next door to the company’s research and development labs, will create approximately 50 jobs in...[READ MORE]