TORONTO, Jan. 22 /CNW/ - The Canadian Medical Discoveries Fund Inc. (CMDF
or the Fund) announced today that, further to the notification made on January
9, 2009, the date of the Annual and Special Meeting of the shareholders of
CMDF has been changed to February 26, 2009. The record date for this meeting
has not changed.
The Fund will mail the associated meeting information and materials to
its shareholders in advance of the meeting.
About Canadian Medical Discoveries Fund Inc. (www.cmdf.com)
CMDF is one of Canada's most mature health sciences retail venture
capital funds, with approximately $120 million in managed assets. Established
in 1994, CMDF has venture capital investments in approximately 35 companies
involved in health sciences, biotechnology, diagnostics, medical devices, drug
discovery and development, health care delivery services and e-health.
Further information can be found in the disclosure documents filed by the
Fund with the securities regulatory authorities, available at www.sedar.com.
For further information:
For further information: Steve Hawkins, President and CEO, Canadian
Medical Discoveries Fund Inc., (416) 601-2442