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Zymeworks Enters its First ZymeLink™ Antibody-Drug Conjugate Platform Licensing Agreement with Iconic Therapeutics

Jennifer Schram Portfolio News, Press Release, Zymeworks

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE/TSX: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing multifunctional biotherapeutics, today announced that it has entered into a licensing agreement that grants Iconic Therapeutics, Inc. (Iconic) non-exclusive rights to Zymeworks’ proprietary ZymeLink™ antibody-drug conjugate (ADC) platform …

Medexus Pharmaceuticals Launches New Dosage for Treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis, Psoriasis & Psoriatic Arthritis in Canada

Jennifer Schram Medexus Pharmaceuticals, Portfolio News, Press Release

MONTREAL, May 7, 2019 — Medexus Pharmaceuticals Inc. (the “Company” or “Medexus”) (TSXV: MDP, OTCQB: PDDPF), today announced the launch of a new Metoject® Subcutaneous 15mg dose in Canada. Metoject Subcutaneous is a pre-filled syringe of methotrexate with a pre-attached subcutaneous …

Engage Therapeutics Presents Data from Part 1, Open-label Run-in of StATES Phase 2b Study of Staccato® Alprazolam at 2019 American Academy of Neurology Annual Meeting

Jennifer Schram Engage Therapeutics, Portfolio News, Press Release

8 patients with predictable generalized or focal epileptic seizures treated with Staccato alprazolam 62.5% of patients respond with the cessation of seizure activity within two minutes of therapy administration and no recurrence of seizure activity within two hours Feasibility of …

Bardy Diagnostics™ Selected as Winner of the Frost & Sullivan Award for Technology Innovation in Remote Cardiac Monitoring

Jennifer Schram BardyDx, Main Page, Portfolio News, Press Release

SEATTLE, May 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Bardy Diagnostics, Inc., (“BardyDx”), a leading provider of ambulatory cardiac monitoring technologies and custom data solutions, announced it has been selected as the winner of the North American Remote Cardiac Monitoring Technology Innovation Award by Frost & …

Results from ExactVu™ Micro-Ultrasound Studies Featured Prominently at the American Urological Association’s (AUA) 114th Annual Meeting in Chicago, IL

Jennifer Schram Exact Imaging, Portfolio News, Press Release

Micro-Ultrasound and its Significant Clinical Benefits are Featured at the Largest Prostate Cancer Conference in 2 Clinical Talks, 5 Oral Presentations and Clinical Posters and a Skills Symposium CHICAGO, IL — (May 3, 2019) Exact Imaging, the world’s leader in …