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07:30 ET GT Biopharma (GTBP) Announces the Elimination of HIV Infected Cells Using its Tri-Specific Killer Engagers (TriKEs) in Preclinical Testing at the University of Minnesota

GT Biopharma, Inc. (OTCQB: GTBP) (GTBP.PA) an immuno-oncology biotechnology company focused on innovative treatments based on the Company's...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:33 ET Prometic Completes Refinancing Transactions Including C$75 Million (approximately US$56 Million) in Gross Proceeds from New Equity Financing

Stefan Clulow appointed as Chair of the Board Kenneth Galbraith appointed as Chief Executive Officer /NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES ...


Apr 23, 2019, 12:05 ET Pond Technologies subsidiary, Pond Naturals, launches X10 Brand targeting Pet Health

CALGARY, April 23, 2019 /CNW/ - Pond Technologies Holdings Inc. ("Pond") (TSX.V: POND) is pleased to announce that Pond Naturals,...


Apr 22, 2019, 07:30 ET Valens to Hold Conference Call to Discuss Financial Results for the First Quarter of Fiscal 2019

KELOWNA, BC, April 22, 2019 /CNW/ - Valens GroWorks Corp. (CSE: VGW) (OTC: VGWCF) (the "Company" or "Valens"), a multi-licensed, vertically...


Apr 22, 2019, 07:00 ET Patients living with Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) in the province of Saskatchewan gain access to SPINRAZA™ (nusinersen)

The Government of the province of Saskatchewan has informed treating physicians that it will grant access to SPINRAZA™ to patients living with Spinal ...


Apr 18, 2019, 12:01 ET Government of Canada invests in clean technology and Indigenous economic growth in British Columbia

VANCOUVER, April 18, 2019 /CNW/ - The forestry sector is an important part of Western Canada's economy and creates jobs, business, and export...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:28 ET Medicinal Genomics announces Cannabis Pan-Genome project, a major advance in genetics for cannabis breeding

Medicinal Genomics Corp. (MGC), a pioneer in using genomics to improve the quality, quantity and safety of cannabis, announced the initiation of a...


Apr 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Medison Issues Presentation to Knight Shareholders

Makes Case for Urgent Change, Improved Governance and a Common-Sense Strategic Growth Plan Details History of Failed Execution, Underperformance and...


Apr 18, 2019, 08:23 ET The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer takes part in the first edition of EFFERVESCENCE

MONTREAL, April 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The Institute for Research in Immunology and Cancer (IRIC) of the Université de Montréal is proud to...


Apr 17, 2019, 07:30 ET ESSA Pharma Announces Abstract Presentation at the 2019 American Urological Association Annual Meeting

HOUSTON and VANCOUVER, April 17, 2019 /CNW/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. (TSX-V: EPI; Nasdaq: EPIX), a pharmaceutical company focused on developing novel...


Apr 16, 2019, 10:30 ET A new bioproducts processing and conversion centre to open in Saguenay

The Government of Canada awards $4,000,000 in financial assistance to the Université du Québec à Chicoutimi's Centre d'entrepreneuriat et d'essaimage ...


Apr 16, 2019, 08:30 ET ImmunoPrecise to Present at the 2019 Bloom Burton & Co. Healthcare Investor Conference

VICTORIA, April 16, 2019 /CNW/ - IMMUNOPRECISE ANTIBODIES LTD. (the "Company" or "IPA") (TSX VENTURE: IPA) (OTC PINK: IPATF) announced today that...


Apr 16, 2019, 08:30 ET Medison Issues Letter to Shareholders of Knight Therapeutics, Outlining Qualified, Independent Director Nominees and Common-Sense Plan to Build Value

Knight has a tremendous opportunity to create value, but is currently on the wrong path Medison's experienced and independent director nominees are...


Apr 16, 2019, 07:00 ET Milestone Pharmaceuticals Appoints Paul Edick Chairman of its Board of Directors

Milestone Pharmaceuticals, a late-stage biopharmaceutical company developing acute therapies for the treatment of episodic cardiovascular conditions, ...


Apr 16, 2019, 06:00 ET RepliCel Secures Several New Patents for its Regenerative Medicine Technologies

Tendon Regeneration, Skin Rejuvenation and Dermal Injector Patents Granted in the United States, Europe, South Africa, Hong Kong, China, and Japan...


Apr 15, 2019, 07:30 ET Neptune Expands Existing Offering of Turnkey Solutions in the U.S. to Include Hemp Ingredients

LAVAL, QC, April 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Neptune Wellness Solutions Inc. ("Neptune" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NEPT) (TSX: NEPT) is pleased to...


Apr 15, 2019, 07:00 ET Prometic Announces Refinancing Transactions

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWS WIRE SERVICES OR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ LAVAL, QC, April 15, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Prometic Life...


Apr 12, 2019, 08:45 ET The Importance of Specialized Research Experts in Niche Biopharma

The ability of a biopharmaceutical company to successfully develop experimental drug candidates is mostly dependant on the experience of their...


Apr 12, 2019, 02:00 ET ESSA Pharma Grants Stock Options

HOUSTON, TX and VANCOUVER, April 12, 2019 /CNW/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. (TSX-V: EPI; Nasdaq: EPIX) ("ESSA" or the "Corporation") announced that, pursuant...


Apr 11, 2019, 09:00 ET AbbVie's MAVIRET™ now reimbursed in Quebec

MAVIRET is now listed under the "Régie de l'assurance maladie du Québec" List of Medications. MAVIRET is the first and only 8-week, pan-genotypic...


Apr 11, 2019, 08:30 ET ImmunoPrecise Appoints Andy Nixon to Board of Directors

VICTORIA, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - IMMUNOPRECISE ANTIBODIES LTD. (the "Company" or "IPA") (TSX VENTURE: IPA) (OTC PINK: IPATF) announces that it has...


Apr 11, 2019, 07:00 ET Delivra Announces Record Sales For 2018

TORONTO, April 11, 2019 /CNW/ - Delivra Corp. (TSXV: DVA - "Delivra" or the "Company") reported its financial results for the three and twelve months ...


Apr 10, 2019, 13:00 ET Invitation to media - Press conference regarding Government of Canada support for Jefagro Technologies

SAINT-HYACINTHE, QC, April 10, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED) The Honourable Diane Lebouthillier, Member of ...


Apr 10, 2019, 10:17 ET Both Nobel Prize Winner and World-Leading Clinician Join Dragonfly Therapeutics' Scientific Leadership Team

Dragonfly Therapeutics, Inc. ("Dragonfly"), today announced the addition of two internationally-recognized researchers to its scientific leadership...


Apr 10, 2019, 09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Sirona Biochem's TFC-1067 Demonstrates Superiority to Hydroquinone for the Treatment of Dyschromia/

VANCOUVER, April 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE: ZSB) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the results of its clinical...