Burcon Nutrascience is a food and biotechnology company operating out of Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada, that was founded in November, 1998 as a venture capital pool corporation. Initially, Burcon Nutrascience was focused on evaluating assets, properties, and other businesses to acquire. It was not until October 8, 1999 when Burcon Nutrascience acquired a company operating out of Winnepeg, Manitoba, Canada called BMW Canola, that Burcon Nutrascience pivoted to become a food and biotechnology company.
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