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Medexus Generates Revenue of US$76.7 Million in Fiscal Year 2022 and US$20.3 million in Fiscal Q4 (Strongest Q4 Revenue in Company History)

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Medexus Pharmaceuticals

Medexus Pharmaceuticals (Medexus) (TSX: MDP) (OTCQX: MEDXF) today announced its operating and financial results and provided a business update for the company’s fourth fiscal quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2022. All dollar amounts in this press release are in United States …

Corvia Medical Closed $54 Million Financing to Support Planned Confirmatory Trial of the Corvia® Atrial Shunt

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Corvia Medical, Main Page

Existing investor syndicate supports atrial shunting as effective therapy for heart failure patients TEWKSBURY, Mass., June 9, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Corvia Medical, Inc, a company dedicated to transforming the treatment of heart failure (HF), today announced the closing of a $54 million equity financing …

XyloCor Therapeutics Presents Preliminary Clinical Data from Phase 1 Portion of the EXACT Phase 1/2 Study of XC001 Novel Gene Therapy for Refractory Angina

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Xylocor Therapeutics, Main Page

Data from the Phase 1 dose-escalation portion of the Phase 1/2 EXACT study demonstrate XC001 was well-tolerated at all dose levels tested; highest dose level evaluated selected for ongoing Phase 2 portion of the study Preliminary efficacy data highlight XC001 …

Congruence Therapeutics Inc. Announces US$50 million Series A Financing to Advance Platform Targeting Diseases of Protein Misfolding

Alyssia Watkin Congruence Therapeutics, Portfolio News, Main Page

Congruence Therapeutics, a biotechnology company working at the interface of computational and experimental drug discovery to design novel small molecules for diseases of protein misfolding, announced today the closing of a US$50 million, tranched, series A financing. The financing was led …

XyloCor Therapeutics Expands Leadership Team with Accomplished Pharmaceutical Executives to Accelerate Clinical Development Programs and Drive Corporate Growth

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Xylocor Therapeutics

XyloCor Therapeutics, a clinical‑stage biopharmaceutical company developing novel gene therapies for cardiovascular disease, today announced that it has appointed Elizabeth Tarka, M.D.  as Chief Medical Officer and A. Brian Davis as Chief Financial Officer. These experienced pharmaceutical industry executives will …

Fusion Pharmaceuticals Announces Nomination Of First Targeted Alpha Therapy Candidate In Collaboration With AstraZeneca To Advance Into IND-Enabling Studies For Phase 1 Development

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Fusion Pharmaceuticals

Fusion Pharmaceuticals Inc. (Nasdaq: FUSN), a clinical-stage oncology company focused on developing next-generation radiopharmaceuticals as precision medicines, today announced nomination of the first targeted alpha therapy (TAT) candidate under the Company’s collaboration agreement with AstraZeneca (LSE/STO/Nasdaq: AZN). Both companies will …

Antiva Biosciences Named Winner of Global Women’s HealthTech Award By World Bank Group and Consumer Technology Association

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, Antiva Biosciences

Honor Recognizes Companies Advancing Innovative Solutions to Improve Women’s Health and Safety in Emerging Markets Antiva Biosciences, a biopharmaceutical company developing novel, topical therapeutics for the treatment of pre-cancerous lesions caused by human papilloma virus (HPV) infection, today announced that …

LQT Therapeutics Announces Award by the European Joint Program for Rare Diseases for SGK1 inhibition as a novel therapeutic approach in Long QT Syndrome

Alyssia Watkin Portfolio News, LQT Therapeutics

Closing the gap between industry and academia to place patients directly at the center of research efforts.  LQT Therapeutics, a privately-held biopharmaceutical company advancing novel SGK1 kinase therapeutics, today announced that the project, “SILENCE-LQTS: SGK1 inhibition as a novel therapeutic …