/R E P E A T -- Media Advisory - Minister Bains delivering remarks at a venture capital announcement benefitting Canada's life sciences sector/

OTTAWA, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, will deliver remarks in support of an investment that demonstrates how innovation can make a better Canada. Bayer AG and venture capital firm Versant Ventures will launch a new company to develop best-in-class therapies to cure a range of diseases. The Minister will be available to media following the event.



Monday, December 12, 2016


9:00 a.m.


MaRS Discovery District 
101 College Street
Toronto, Ontario


Follow Minister Bains on social media.
Twitter: @MinisterISED


SOURCE Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada

For further information: Philip Proulx, Press Secretary, Office of the Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, 343-291-2500; Media Relations, Innovation, Science and Economic Development Canada, 343-291-1777, ic.mediarelations-mediasrelations.ic@canada.ca


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