From sweet corn to nano-cosmetics and nano-medicine

A Canadian-based biotech startup company is thriving after using its “countrified” technology to extract a non-toxic, edible nano-material from feedstock out of “low-tech” sweet corn. Mirexus, based in the idyllic city of Guelph in the Greater Toronto Area, has been feeding its brand-new phytoglycogen manufacturing plant with truckloads of locally grown corn each day since […]