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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Jul 10, 2019, 08:00 ET Spectrum Therapeutics partners with Canadian Mental Health Association's Not Myself Today® initiative

SMITHS FALLS, ON and TORONTO, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Spectrum Therapeutics ("Spectrum"), the medical division of Canopy Growth Corporation (TSX: WEED) ...


Jul 10, 2019, 07:30 ET ProMIS Neurosciences to Present Data at 2019 Alzheimer's Association International Conference

Abstracts selected for oral and poster presentation TORONTO and CAMBRIDGE, MA, July 10, 2019 /CNW/ - ProMIS Neurosciences, Inc. (TSX: PMN) (OTCQB:...


Jul 10, 2019, 07:00 ET Health Canada Approves Pomalyst®-Based Triplet Combination for Patients With Multiple Myeloma

POMALYST®, in combination with bortezomib and dexamethasone, provides a new medication option for patients living with multiple myeloma TORONTO, July ...


Jul 10, 2019, 07:00 ET Valeo Pharma Announces the Canadian Launch of Onstryv® (Safinamide Tablets) for the Treatment of Parkinson's Disease

First new oral treatment for Parkinson's Disease approved in over a decade Parkinson's Disease affects a growing number of Canadians with over...


Jul 10, 2019, 07:00 ET Health Canada has authorized VYVANSE® (lisdexamfetamine dimesylate), the first and only, chewable tablet for the treatment of attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)1*

VYVANSE® offers an additional option for patients who prefer the convenience of a chewable tablet, or who have difficulty swallowing medication...


Jul 09, 2019, 16:15 ET Sirona Biochem Announces Proposed Strategic Equity Investment

Proceeds to be used for establishing Asia-based manufacturing for TFC-1067 VANCOUVER, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Sirona Biochem Corp. (TSX-V: SBM) (FSE:...


Jul 09, 2019, 09:25 ET Cansortium Announces Opening of its Newest Fluent™ Medical Marijuana Dispensary in Cutler Bay, Florida

MIAMI, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Cansortium Inc. ("Cansortium" or the "Company") (CSE: TIUM), a vertically-integrated, global provider of premium-quality...


Jul 09, 2019, 08:00 ET 48North Converts Good:House into Propagation, Processing and Packaging Facility for its Outdoor-Grown Cannabis

TORONTO, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - 48North Cannabis Corp. ("48North" or "the Company") (TSXV: NRTH) announced that it is converting its Good:House,...


Jul 09, 2019, 08:00 ET Mojave Jane signs binding letter of intent (LOI) to acquire CB Asset Management, nearly doubling extraction capacity

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Jul 09, 2019, 07:30 ET ProMIS Neurosciences' Data for Alzheimer's Disease Clinical Candidate PMN310 Published in Scientific Reports

Nature Research Journal highlights data supporting the therapeutic potential of PMN310 against the toxic oligomer form of amyloid beta, a root cause...


Jul 09, 2019, 07:00 ET Phivida begins to sell and distribute beverages, tinctures and capsules in retail stores in California and Colorado

VANCOUVER and SAN DIEGO, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Phivida Holdings Inc. (CSE: VIDA OTCQX: PHVAF) ("Phivida" or the "Company"), is pleased to announce...


Jul 09, 2019, 07:00 ET Novartis in Canada certified as a Great Place to Work®

An independent analysis and survey with Canadian employees contributed to the certification The survey results reinforce employee satisfaction with...


Jul 09, 2019, 07:00 ET Medicenna Receives US $1.9 Million Non-Dilutive Grant Payment

TORONTO and HOUSTON, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - Medicenna Therapeutics Corp. ("Medicenna" or the "Company") (TSX: MDNA; OTCQB: MDNAF), a clinical stage...


Jul 09, 2019, 07:00 ET Media Advisory - One year later; are Kitchener hospital patients faring better under Ford PCs? New report released Wednesday

KITCHENER, ON, July 9, 2019 /CNW/ - When the Doug Ford Progressive Conservatives (PCs) took office last summer, they made vague promises about ending ...


Jul 09, 2019, 02:30 ET Accutest Biologics Private Limited (ABPL) Receives the Prestigious OECD-Good Laboratory Practice (GLP) Certification, a First-of-its-kind in India

India-based Accutest Biologics Private Limited (ABPL), a leading CRO for high-quality Biochemical characterization and Bioanalytical services...


Jul 08, 2019, 15:39 ET ESSA Provides Update on Court Hearing

VANCOUVER and HOUSTON, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - ESSA Pharma Inc. ("ESSA" or "the Company") (NASDAQ: EPIX; TSX-V: EPI), a pharmaceutical company focused...


Jul 08, 2019, 15:23 ET Statement - Open letter to Canadian Premiers - Join us in calling on the feds to put health back on the agenda!

This is an open letter to the Canadian Premiers from Dr. Gigi Osler, President of the Canadian Medical Association OTTAWA, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - From...


Jul 08, 2019, 13:30 ET With $8 billion more in cuts coming, Ford PCs "worse than Harris" - North Bay shorted 50 hospital beds, 268 staff, new report finds

NORTH BAY, ON, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - When it comes to hospital funding, Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative (PC) government is "worse than Mike...


Jul 08, 2019, 10:10 ET With $8 billion more in cuts coming, Ford PCs "worse than Harris" Sudbury shorted 72 hospital beds, 574 staff, new report finds

SUDBURY, ON, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - When it comes to hospital funding, Doug Ford's Progressive Conservative (PC) government is "worse than Mike Harris" ...


Jul 08, 2019, 09:00 ET TerrAscend Receives Cannabis Oil Sales License in Canada

--- Shipments to commence immediately from the Company's Mississauga, Ontario facility TORONTO, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - TerrAscend Corp. (CSE: TER;...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:30 ET Jushi Holdings Inc. Continues Expansion in the Northeastern U.S. by Entering into Acquisition of Virginia-Based Pharmaceutical Processor for Medical Cannabis Extracts

Jushi Holdings Inc. ("Jushi" or the "Company")(NEO: JUSH.B), a globally-focused multi-state cannabis and hemp operator, today announced that it has...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:00 ET SLANG Worldwide and Trulieve Launch RESERVE Brand in Florida

TORONTO, July 8, 2019 /CNW/ - SLANG Worldwide Inc. (CNSX: SLNG) (Frankfurt: 84S), ("SLANG"), a leading global cannabis consumer packaged goods...


Jul 08, 2019, 08:00 ET Tim Gillis Joins Nextleaf Board of Directors

Seasoned Executive and Entrepreneur Brings Substantial Business Operations Growth and Pharmaceutical Technology Industry Experience VANCOUVER, July...


Jul 08, 2019, 07:30 ET Skyhawk Therapeutics Announces Collaboration Agreement with Merck to Discover and Develop Novel Small Molecules that Modulate RNA Splicing

Skyhawk Therapeutics, Inc. (Skyhawk) today announced that it has entered a strategic collaboration with Merck, known as MSD outside the United States ...


Jul 08, 2019, 07:30 ET Skyhawk Therapeutics Announces Expansion of Collaboration Agreement with Biogen

Skyhawk Therapeutics, Inc. ("Skyhawk") today announced the expansion of its collaboration with Biogen, originally announced January 4, 2019. The...