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Lota Zoth Succeeds Nick Bedford as Chair of Zymeworks’ Board of Directors

September 17, 2019
VANCOUVER, British Columbia — Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE/TSX: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing multifunctional biotherapeutics, announced that Lota Zoth has been... Learn More

Cardiac Dimensions Carillon® System Improves FMR & Slows Worsening of Heart Failure

September 13, 2019
Source: Journal of American College of Cardiology: Heart Failure (September 2019) Study Conclusions Yesterday, Cardiac Dimensions met its primary endpoint. Results from the REDUCE FMR clinical... Learn More

Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Enters into Agreement with Jefferies LLC.

September 13, 2019
VICTORIA, British Columbia--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AUPH / TSX:AUP) (“Aurinia” or the “Company”), a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company focused... Learn More

Exact Imaging Receives CE Mark of Approval

September 10, 2019
TORONTO, Sept. 10, 2019 /PRNewswire/ - Exact Imaging, the world's leader in high-resolution micro-ultrasound systems enabling real-time imaging and biopsy guidance for the prostate,... Learn More

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    Dr. Arthur Slutsky | Vice-President
    Vice-President of Research at St. Michael’s Hospital
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    VGH & UBC Hospital Foundation
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    Princess Margaret Cancer Foundation

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