The Winnipeg Regional Health Authority has received its first shipment of N95 respirator masks that were manufactured by a Winnipeg company, Precision ADM. It hopes to send out 20,000 masks to frontline workers by the end of the month.
Monteris Medical Inc.
Monteris is a private equity backed neurosurgical company focused solely on diseases of the brain. The company was founded in Winnipeg, Canada in 1999 to create neurosurgical technology that, when used by neurosurgeons, would allow them to ablate brain tumors and lesions that may be difficult to approach via traditional methods.