Tait Laboratories

INDUSTRY: Medical FINANCING: Emerging

Tait Laboratories focuses on innovative and affordable natural health solutions. Founded by Dr. Andrew Tait in February 2011, Tait Laboratories endeavours to identify remedies based on traditional medicine and develop therapeutic solutions by enhancing their chemical and biological profiles using nature-inspired techniques.

During Dr. Tait’s PhD work in chemistry at UBC, he came across evidence of traditional Chinese medicine with promise for treating diseases that lacked clinical evidence needed for widespread application. He realized a need to apply scientific rigor traditional medicines in order prove their safety and efficacy to treat a wide range of ailments that are plaguing the world today.

The team at Tait Laboratories completed the Genomics Accelerator Program in spring of 2013.

Link to Andrew Tait’s video interview with Startup Canada about his company’s history and experiences as an entrepreneur.