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Zymeworks Inks Collaboration Agreement with Pfizer in Breast Cancer Study

Jennifer Schram Portfolio News, Press Release, Zymeworks

VANCOUVER, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Zymeworks Inc. (NYSE: ZYME), a clinical-stage biopharmaceutical company developing multifunctional therapeutics, today announced the initiation of a Phase 2 trial evaluating ZW25 combination therapy and an agreement with Pfizer which advances the study. Zymeworks’ HER2-targeted bispecific …

enGene Expands Senior Management Team

Jennifer Schram enGene, Portfolio News, Press Release

BOSTON and MONTRÉAL /PRNewswire/ – enGene Inc., the biotechnology company developing rationally designed gene therapies targeted to mucosal tissues through its proprietary non-viral vector DDX® platform, today announced the appointments of Sharon Tan as Vice President and Head of Program Management, and Lance …

Aurinia Closes $191.7M Public Offering of Common Shares

Jennifer Schram Aurinia Pharmaceuticals, Portfolio News, Press Release

VICTORIA, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AUPH) (TSX:AUP) (“Aurinia” or the “Company”), a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing voclosporin in multiple indications, today announced the closing of its previously announced underwritten public offering of 12,782,439 common shares, …

Aurinia Prices US$166.7M Public Offering of Common Shares

Jennifer Schram Aurinia Pharmaceuticals, Portfolio News, Press Release

VICTORIA, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ:AUPH) (TSX:AUP) (“Aurinia” or the “Company”), a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing voclosporin in multiple indications, today announced the pricing of its underwritten public offering of 11,115,165 common shares (the “Offering”). …

Aurinia Demonstrates Voclosporin’s Superiority over Standard-of-Care in Lupus Nephritis

Jennifer Schram Aurinia Pharmaceuticals, Portfolio News, Press Release

VICTORIA, British Columbia–(BUSINESS WIRE)– Aurinia Pharmaceuticals Inc. (NASDAQ: AUPH / TSX:AUP) (“Aurinia” or the “Company”), a late-stage clinical biopharmaceutical company focused on advancing voclosporin across multiple inflammatory and autoimmune conditions, today announced positive efficacy and safety results from its pivotal …

Bright Angel Therapeutics Announces New Funding to Advance Therapies for Invasive Fungal Infections

Jennifer Schram Bright Angel Therapeutics, Lumira News, Portfolio News, Press Release

TORONTO – Bright Angel Therapeutics, a biotechnology company focused on developing novel antifungal drugs, today announced an extension to their seed financing round, adding funding that will enable continued advancement of their lead program targeting invasive and drug-resistant fungal infections. …