“There aren’t that many people studying fat-derived stem cells and these scaffolds that we’ve developed are something completely new.”

– Dr. Lauren Flynn, on her soft-tissue replacement discovery

Innovations in scientific inquiry for students, teachers and industry

Qubit Sytems customized research and instrumentation systems

For nearly 20 years, scientific research and teaching around the world has been enhanced because of Qubit Systems Inc., of Kingston.  The company was founded, with PARTEQ’s assistance, by Queen’s biologist Dr. David Layzell and his teaching and research associates, after seeing the need for durable, inexpensive laboratory equipment for students. The company now provides both standard and customized research and instrumentation systems for more than 500 educational and research institutions in 50 countries worldwide. Meanwhile, Qubit’s expertise in analysis and imaging equipment is serving industry’s needs, including fitness testing, fish-farm monitoring, plant analysis and food processing. 

Qubit Systems Inc.