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TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--FUJIFILM VisualSonics Inc., a world leader in ultra high frequency ultrasound and photoacoustic imaging systems and subsidiary of FUJIFILM SonoSite, Inc., today announced the launch of its new Vevo LAZR-X, the world’s only customizable imaging platform combining ultra high frequency ultrasound and photoacoustics for animal research applications. Featuring superior image resolution—down to 30 microns—the Vevo LAZR-X was designed for a variety of translational research a
Philips Joins the Mackenzie Innovation Institute (Mi2) Mission to Develop Disruptive Innovations and Solutions That Improve Patient Care
MARKHAM, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Royal Philips (NYSE: PHG, AEX: PHIA) today announced that it is partnering with the Mackenzie Innovation Institute (Mi2) in Canada on opportunities to develop, test and evaluate technological solutions and innovations intended to improve patient care across the healthcare system. “Truly innovative patient centred solutions require collaboration between technology leaders like Philips and healthcare innovators,” said Altaf Stationwala, President and CEO, Macken
Certara Strategic Consulting Awarded Good Laboratory Practices (GLP) Compliant Toxicokinetic Test Site Certification
PRINCETON, N.J.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Certara, a drug development tech and consulting company, today announced that the Standards Council of Canada has awarded Good Laboratory Practices certification to its Montreal office.
MIRAMAR, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Generex Biotechnology Corporation (OTCPink:GNBT) today announced the following access information for its investor conference call, to be hosted by Joseph Moscato, Company President & Chief Executive Officer, and his management team, tomorrow, Wednesday, February 22, 2017, at 10 am. Eastern time: Toll Free: 1-877-876-9174 Access Code: 57368 The purpose of the conference call will be to provide investors with an update on the Company’s initiatives an
OTTAWA, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#Cdnimm--Paving the Way, a labour market report on internationally educated professionals in Canada's biotechnology sector, was released today by BioTalent Canada.
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Antibe Therapeutics Engages MKR Group for U.S. Investor Relations
Enigma Biomedical Group Signs Research Agreement with McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging
TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Enigma Biomedical Group today announced a clinical research agreement with McGill University Research Centre for Studies in Aging in Montreal to support multiple projects over the next several years. These research projects are for studies of an early stage imaging agent (MK-6240) to be used in Positron Emission Tomography (PET) scans for assessing the status and progression of neurofibrillary tangles (NFTs) in the brain. NFTs made up of aggregated tau protein are a ha
Health Canada Approves Otsuka and Lundbeck's REXULTI™ (brexpiprazole) as a Treatment for Schizophrenia in Adults
TOKYO & MONTREAL--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Health Canada Approves Otsuka and Lundbeck's REXULTI™ (brexpiprazole) as a Treatment for Schizophrenia
HALIFAX, Nova Scotia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#ACOA--Appili Therapeutics will be receiving $2.8 M from ACOA. These funds will assist with taking its first drug, a taste-masked, oral antibiotic for anaerobic infections through clinical trials.
CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings and CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. Complete Exclusive Canadian Licensing Agreement for Cannabis Orally Dissolvable Thin Film (ODF) Wafer
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan & STONEY CREEK, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--CTT Pharmaceutical Holdings and CanniMed Therapeutics Inc. Complete Exclusive Canadian Licensing Agreement for Cannabis Orally Dissolvable Thin Film (ODF) Wafer
OAKVILLE, Ontario--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Innomar Strategies, Canada’s leading specialty pharmaceuticals service provider and a part of AmerisourceBergen, announced today the acquisition of Wyatt Health Management.
VANCOUVER, Canada--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Zymeworks Inc. (“Zymeworks”), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company dedicated to the discovery, development and commercialization of next-generation multifunctional biotherapeutics, initially focused on the treatment of cancer, today announced that its lead product candidate, ZW25, has been granted orphan drug designation from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (the “FDA”) in the treatment of gastric cancer, including cancer of the gastroesophageal ju
LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#NGS--Top-Down Analytics, a Los Angeles-based market research and management consulting firm has announced its new report entitled “The Global Next Generation Sequencing, Forecast 2016–2021.”
MIRAMAR, Fla. & TORONTO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Generex Biotechnology Corporation (OTCPink:GNBT) today announced that it has achieved the elimination of its outstanding derivative securities. This is an important milestone for the Company. The consequent reduction in the number of shares coming into the market and the termination of the attendant price protection provisions will unburden the Company. In addition, the elimination of the derivative liability will greatly improve the Company’s balance s
SAINT-PREX, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ferring today announced the recipients of the 2016-2017 Ferring Innovation Grants program, an annual initiative of the Ferring Research Institute (FRI) which provides grants of up to $100,000 for early stage research. The program focuses on novel extracellular drug targets addressable with peptides or proteins within Ferring’s core therapeutic areas: reproductive health, gastroenterology, urology, and endocrinology. The 2016-2017 awardees and their rese
NEUCHATEL, Switzerland--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Masimo announced today the CE marking of the measurement of respiration rate from the pleth (RRp™) on the MightySat™ Rx fingertip pulse oximeter.
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Versant Ventures today announced the debut of Jecure Therapeutics, a biotechnology company with a proprietary liver disease platform that has generated novel programs for non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and fibrosis. Versant seeded Jecure as part of the firm’s push to build on its past success in the fibrosis field, and was the sole investor in today’s $20 million series A commitment. Jecure’s founding team includes CEO Jeffrey Stafford, PhD, and CSO James Veal,
Aeterna Zentaris Announces Zoptrex™ Presentation in Prostate Cancer at 2017 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium
CHARLESTON, S.C.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--#2017GenitourinaryCancersSymposium--Aeterna Zentaris Announces Zoptrex™ in Prostate Cancer at 2017 Genitourinary Cancers Symposium
Trial Underway to Provide Scientific Validity of the Analgesic Efficacy and Safety of Medical Cannabis in an Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis (EAE) Animal Model of Multiple Sclerosis (MS)-Induced Neuropathic Pain
SASKATOON, Saskatchewan & WINNIPEG, Manitoba--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Studying Scientific Validity of the Analgesic Efficacy and Safety of Medical Cannabis in an Experimental Autoimmune Encephalomyelitis (EAE) Animal Model of MS
VICTORIA, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AUPH / TSX: AUP) (“Aurinia” or the “Company”), a clinical stage biopharmaceutical company focused on the global immunology market, today announced the results of a supportive Phase I safety, pharmacokinetic (PK) and pharmacodynamic (PD) study in healthy Japanese patients which supports further development of voclosporin in this patient population. Based on evaluations comparing the Japanese ethno-bridging data vs