Life Sciences Ontario's President & CEO, Jason Field, on the need for the provincial government to address life sciences policy as part of its economic strategy:
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These initiatives have served to bolster Ontario's largest potential growth sector: Life sciences. The sector directly contributes $21.6B to Ontario's GDP, and ranks among North America's top clusters, with conservative estimates putting the industry's annual revenues at $40.5B. Wages in Ontario's life sciences sector are 26.5 per cent higher than the provincial average.