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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18:58 ET Prometic Announces Voting Results of its 2019 AGM

LAVAL, QC, ROCKVILLE, MD and CAMBRIDGE, United Kingdom, June 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Prometic Life Sciences Inc. (TSX: PLI) (OTCQX: PFSCF)...


18:18 ET Tetra Bio-Pharma Inc. Announces Proposed Offering of Units

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO THE UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ OTTAWA, June 19, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Tetra...


17:17 ET Canopy Growth announces shareholder approval in connection with the proposed acquisition of Acreage & provides update on American hemp and CBD operations

SMITHS FALLS, ON, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Canopy Growth Corporation ("Canopy Growth" or the "Company") (TSX: WEED) (NYSE: CGC) is pleased to announce...


14:27 ET Canadian Cancer Society expands support system with new programs in Nova Scotia and Prince Edward Island to meet needs of people with cancer

CCS's Sobey Cancer Support Centre also expands access HALIFAX, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Through a partnership with Wellspring Cancer Canada, the...


14:05 ET First-ever successful mind-controlled robotic arm without brain implants

A team of researchers from Carnegie Mellon University, in collaboration with the University of Minnesota, has made a breakthrough in the field of...


12:04 ET Study Links Use of the Baylis Medical RF Transseptal Needle to Procedural Cost-Savings

TORONTO, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - A cost-effectiveness analysis completed by the University of California, San Francisco (UCSF) and Baylis Medical has...


09:00 ET /R E P E A T -- Sirona Biochem Signs Term Sheet for TFC-1067 with Skincare Industry Leader Rodan + Fields/

VANCOUVER, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE: ZSB) (OTC: SRBCF) ("Sirona") is pleased to announce that a non-binding term...


09:00 ET Boys and Girls Clubs of Canada Join the Fight Against the Opioid Crisis in National Partnership with Adapt Pharma Canada

Canada's only needle-free and ready-to-use opioid antagonist NARCAN® Nasal Spray is now available for free to Boys and Girls Clubs across Canada...


07:30 ET ProMIS Neurosciences Appoints Renowned Parkinson's Disease Expert Dr. C. Warren Olanow to Scientific Advisory Board

Internationally recognized leader in neurodegenerative diseases to advise on programs selectively targeting the toxic oligomer TORONTO and CAMBRIDGE, ...


07:15 ET CannTrust Establishes U.S. Operations

VAUGHAN, ON, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Today, CannTrust Holdings Inc. ("CannTrust" or the "Company", TSX: TRST, NYSE: CTST), a federally regulated...


07:00 ET Bausch + Lomb ULTRA® Multifocal for Astigmatism Contact Lenses Now Available In the United States

Bausch + Lomb, a leading global eye health company and wholly owned subsidiary of Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSE/TXS: BHC), today announced the U....


06:30 ET Medicenna to Present at Raymond James Life Sciences and MedTech Conference

TORONTO and HOUSTON, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Medicenna Therapeutics Corp. ("Medicenna" or the "Company") (TSX: MDNA; OTCQB: MDNAF), a clinical stage...


03:01 ET Sirona Biochem Signs Term Sheet for TFC-1067 with Skincare Industry Leader Rodan + Fields

VANCOUVER, June 19, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE: ZSB) (OTC: SRBCF) ("Sirona") is pleased to announce that a non-binding term...


Jun 18, 2019, 19:10 ET Correvio Announces Voting Results

NASDAQ: CORV TSX: CORV VANCOUVER, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Correvio Pharma Corp. (NASDAQ: CORV) (TSX: CORV), a specialty pharmaceutical company focused...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:17 ET First of its Kind, Private Mental Health and Addiction Treatment Centre in Western Canada Opens on Vancouver Island

First private stand-alone inpatient mental health services in Western Canada VICTORIA, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Today marks the grand opening of...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:10 ET Canada's National Dementia Strategy is Bold and Balanced

Persons with dementia were active participants CALGARY, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Dementia Advocacy Canada applauds the inclusion of people living with...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:07 ET Cookies to Celebrate the Longest Day of SMILES

TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Let's kick-off the first day of summer with smiles for children living with cleft lip and cleft palate conditions. And ...


Jun 18, 2019, 12:00 ET The Biocodex Microbiota Foundation calls for Canadian proposals to study the microbiome's role in health and diseases

The Biocodex Microbiota Foundation, an organization founded by Biocodex and dedicated to inspiring scientific projects that explore the microbiome,...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:30 ET An investment of over $2M in public and private funds - Prehos shifts into higher gear in the marketing of its pre-hospital care digital solution

QUEBEC CITY, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - The prehospital emergency services company Dessercom – EMS provider announces a direct investment of $1.75M ...


Jun 18, 2019, 10:02 ET Government of Canada Supports Development of 24-Hour Movement Guidelines for Adults

Guidelines will provide information on the recommended amount of physical activity, sedentary behaviour and sleep OTTAWA, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ -...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:57 ET Media Advisory - Governor General to Present the Canadian Institutes of Health Research 2018 Gold Leaf Prizes

OTTAWA, June 18, 2019 /CNW Telbec/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will present the Canadian...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:14 ET Trulieve Announces Closing of Public Offering of Units

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR ‎DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES/ TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Trulieve Cannabis ...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET UHN and SQI Diagnostics Successfully Test New Technology to Assess Lung Health During Transplant

New procedure reduces testing time by 70%, leading to better patient outcomes TORONTO, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - SQI Diagnostics Inc. ("SQI" or the...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET World's First DNA and Microbiome Platform Enters the Canadian Market

Atlas Biomed, a personalized health technology company, announced the launch of its DNA test and Microbiome test in Canada following strong success...


Jun 18, 2019, 09:00 ET Geyser Brands Inc. Awarded Processing License, Implements Manufacturing at Licensed Production (LP) Facility

New license allows Geyser to add cannabis to existing healthcare brands VANCOUVER, June 18, 2019 /CNW/ - Geyser Brands Inc. (TSXV:GYSR) ("Geyser...