Medical Pharmaceuticals The most-up-to-date pharmaceutical news stories, including medical, cosmetic, and supplemental treatments. This section contains releases covering all aspects of the pharmaceutical sector, from research, development, and testing, through to product launches and marketing. Topics include clinical trials and studies, as well as updates on the FDA approval process for new treatment options. Learn about upcoming events, conferences, and educational initiatives. Also included is financial and corporate information from the sector, such as board decisions, appointments and changes, industry awards, and quarterly reports.

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19:30 ET OSA Statement Regarding Binding Arbitration Award

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - The Board of Directors of the Ontario Specialists Association (OSA) acknowledges the decision of the board of...


14:38 ET Canadians for Fair Access to Medical Marijuana ask the public to urge Quebec government to grant an exemption for medical cannabis users

QUEBEC CITY, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Adding to their public awareness campaign on the unfair taxation of medical cannabis, Canadians for Fair Access to ...


12:09 ET AbbVie reaches an agreement with the pan-Canadian Pharmaceutical Alliance (pCPA) for its hepatitis C treatment MAVIRET™

Ontario will be the first province to reimburse MAVIRET as of February 28, 2019 MAVIRET is the first and only 8-week, pan-genotypic treatment for...


10:43 ET The Centre for Addiction and Mental Health (CAMH) is calling on Canadians to showcase their hidden talents as part of CAMH One Brave Night for Mental Health®

TORONTO, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - CAMH One Brave Night for Mental Health is back and more exciting than ever! This year, CAMH Foundation is challenging...


10:00 ET Heuro Canada announces Western Canada's first Heuro PoNS™ treatment centre

Leader in traumatic brain injury management bringing revolutionary neurological health technology to licensed clinics across Canada SURREY, BC, Feb....


09:00 ET Infection Control Seizes Headlines as Companies Look to Tackle Food-Borne Illnesses

The growing concern over infectious diseases developing in facilities, such as hospitals, has caused a demand for products to combat the spread....


08:30 ET MYM Proceeds With the Development of 400 Hectares of Outdoor Medical Cannabis Cultivation in Australia

MYM Nutraceuticals Inc., (CSE: MYM) (OTCBB: MYMMF) ("MYM" or "The Company") is pleased to announce it has established MYM Australia Pty Ltd. in the...


08:21 ET Kneat and HCL Technologies Partner to Deliver Digital Validation Solutions to Life Sciences

HALIFAX, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - kneat.com, inc. (TSXV: KSI) ("Kneat") is pleased to announce that it has signed a partnership agreement with HCL...


08:06 ET Base Pair Biotechnologies Announces Fast Track SBIR Grant Award from National Institutes of Health

Base Pair Biotechnologies, Inc., the Aptamer Discovery Company™, announced today the receipt of a Fast Track Small Business Innovation Research grant ...


08:00 ET Correvio to Participate in the 8th Annual SVB Leerink Global Healthcare Conference

NASDAQ: CORV TSX: CORV VANCOUVER, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Correvio Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: CORV / TSX: CORV), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused...


07:30 ET Neovasc Celebrates 5-Year Anniversary of Tiara Patient as the Longest Surviving Transcatheter Mitral Valve Replacement in the World

NASDAQ, TSX: NVCN VANCOUVER, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Neovasc Inc. ("Neovasc" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: NVCN) (TSX: NVCN), a leader in the development...


07:30 ET ProMIS Neurosciences Adds Pharmaceutical Leader Timothy Rothwell to Board of Advisors

Former Sanofi U.S. Chairman to provide guidance and assistance to ProMIS business development strategies and partnering plans TORONTO and CAMBRIDGE,...


07:00 ET BELLUS Health Presents 2018 Highlights and 2019 Corporate Plan

- Reports Financial and Operating Results for the Year Ended December 31, 2018 - LAVAL, QC, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - BELLUS Health Inc. (TSX: BLU)...


07:00 ET Gabriella's Kitchen Secures Long-Term Supply of High Quality CBD Extract

CALGARY and SANTA ROSA, California, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Gabriella's Kitchen Inc. ("GABY" or the "Company") (CSE: GABY), an innovative and...


07:00 ET Adaptiiv Signs Leading Canadian Cancer Centre as a Collaboration Partner

HALIFAX, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - Adaptiiv Medical Technologies Inc. (Adaptiiv) is pleased to announce that the Centre Hospitalier de l'Université de...


07:00 ET ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. Announces Release Date for Fourth Quarter and 2018 Results

MISSISSAUGA, ON, Feb. 21, 2019 /CNW/ - ADVANZ PHARMA Corp. ("ADVANZ PHARMA" or "the Company") (TSX:ADVZ), an international specialty pharmaceutical...


Feb 20, 2019, 22:49 ET Canopy Growth Corporation Files Amended and Restated Third Quarter MD&A

SMITHS FALLS, ON, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) ("Canopy Growth" or "the Company") filed its Amended and...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:30 ET Data exposure incident

On Dec. 26, 2018, UW Medicine in Seattle became aware of a vulnerability on a website server that made protected internal files available and visible ...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:15 ET Competition Bureau completes investigation into alleged abuse of dominance by Janssen Inc.

OTTAWA, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Competition Bureau announced today that it is closing an investigation into allegations of abuse of dominance by...


Feb 20, 2019, 16:05 ET Media Advisory - A Dollar a Day Foundation to present donation to Mental Health Commission of Canada's HEADSTRONG Program

CALGARY, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - When: Friday, February 22, 2019 at 11:00 a.m. MT Where: Health Research Innovation Centre Atrium, Foothills Medical...


Feb 20, 2019, 11:46 ET Nurses press to end hallway health care during visit to Queen's Park

TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - The Ontario government has set its sights on streamlining and improving health care and the Registered Nurses'...


Feb 20, 2019, 11:00 ET Toronto Pearson and St. John Ambulance Therapy Dog Program Bring Therapy Dogs to YYZ to Enhance the Passenger Experience

Fifteen Therapy Dog Teams Join the Welcome Team Volunteer Program at Canada's Largest Airport TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - Toronto Pearson...


Feb 20, 2019, 09:00 ET SQI Diagnostics Inc. Announces Private Placement with Insider Participation

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES OF AMERICA/ TORONTO, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - SQI Diagnostics...


Feb 20, 2019, 09:00 ET CBD Market Gains Momentum With Legislative Breakthroughs

Marijuana has become a global medical phenomenon due to its therapeutic effects. Primarily, many countries are looking to legalize marijuana for...


Feb 20, 2019, 09:00 ET Kneat Announces Closing of $6,339,375 Public Equity Financing and Concurrent $2,178,159 Non-Brokered Private Placement Equity Financing

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ HALIFAX, Feb. 20, 2019 /CNW/ - kneat.com, inc....