Scheer, Singh campaign in their parties’ regions of relative strength

Scheer, Singh campaign in their parties’ regions of relative strength
OTTAWA — Conservative Leader Andrew Scheer and NDP Leader Jagmeet Singh kept their campaign machines rolling Saturday — and they focused their efforts on their parties’ historic strongholds. Scheer promoted the Conservatives’ pledge to build a national energy corridor during a stop in Edmonton, where he took the stage with an old friend: Alberta Premier Jason Kenney. Scheer, who also planned to visit Saskatoon... Read More

Bausch Health reports better Q2 results, raises 2019 estimated revenue, earnings

Bausch Health reports better Q2 results, raises 2019 estimated revenue, earnings
LAVAL, Que. — Bausch Health Companies Inc. had a smaller net loss in the second quarter and says it now expects 2019 revenue and adjusted earnings will be higher than the previous estimate. The Quebec-headquartered company, which reports in U.S. dollars, says its second-quarter net loss attributable to shareholders was $170 million, reduced from $872 million a year earlier. Bausch attributed the... Read More

Pressure BioSciences Announces Achievement of First Major Milestone in Development of Potential Breakthrough Processing Method for Higher Quality and Safer Food and Beverages

Pressure BioSciences Announces Achievement of First Major Milestone in Development of Potential Breakthrough Processing Method for Higher Quality and Safer Food and Beverages
Proprietary, Custom Built UST-Based Instrument Delivered to Collaborators at The Ohio State University; OSU Scientists to Study Pressure and Shear Effects on Pathogen Inactivation, Stability, and Quality Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (OTCQB: PBIO) (“PBI” or the “Company”), a leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, pressure-based technology and products to the worldwide life sciences industry, today announced the achievement... Read More

Pressure BioSciences’ Ultra High Pressure HUB Platform Highly Effective in Studies to Develop Improved Methods for Food Safety

Pressure BioSciences’ Ultra High Pressure HUB Platform Highly Effective in Studies to Develop Improved Methods for Food Safety
HUB Platform Plays Critical Role in Innovative Research Studies Designed to Increase Understanding of and Develop Methods for the Prevention of Serious Food-Borne Diseases Caused by E. coli and Listeria Pressure BioSciences, Inc. , a leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, pressure-based instruments, consumables, and platform technology solutions to the worldwide life sciences industry, today announced... Read More

Researchers Rely on Evolving Technology to aid in the Fight Against Disease

Researchers Rely on Evolving Technology to aid in the Fight Against Disease
In 2016, a total of 56.9 million deaths were reported and of that number, 54% were due to the top 10 medical conditions. However, the two most common conditions were Ischaemic heart disease and stroke, which accounted for 15.2 million deaths in 2016 alone. Moreover, these two conditions have been the leading causes of global death in the past 15... Read More

Pressure BioSciences’ PCT Platform Prominently Featured in Record Number of Presentations at Major International Science Conference

Pressure BioSciences’ PCT Platform Prominently Featured in Record Number of Presentations at Major International Science Conference
Scientists from Leading Laboratories in Europe, Asia, Oceania, and North America Highlight the Critical Importance of PBI’s Patented PCT System in Cancer and Other Priority Research Areas Pressure BioSciences, Inc. (“PBI” or the “Company”), a leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, pressure-base instruments, consumables, and platform technology solutions to the worldwide life sciences industry, today... Read More

CBD-Infused Beverages Achieve Quality and Clarity Breakthrough Utilizing Pressure BioSciences’ Ultra Shear Technology Platform

CBD-Infused Beverages Achieve Quality and Clarity Breakthrough Utilizing Pressure BioSciences’ Ultra Shear Technology Platform
New Video Demonstrates Revolution in Soft Drinks, Sports Drinks, and Beer with Vanishing Water-Soluble CBD Oil for Enhanced Quality and Absorption Pressure BioSciences, Inc. , a leader in the development and sale of broadly enabling, pressure-based instruments, consumables, and platform technology solutions to the life sciences and other industries, today released a new, short video demonstrating the ability of... Read More

Canadian business sentiment drops from high levels: central bank survey

Canadian business sentiment drops from high levels: central bank survey
OTTAWA — A new Bank of Canada survey says business sentiment has fallen from elevated levels, with companies underlining uncertainty around global trade, the housing sector and the energy industry. The central bank’s measure for business sentiment dropped from its near-record heights last year into negative territory for the first time since the third quarter of 2016. The more-upbeat reading in the previous report was based on a November poll taken... Read More

Companies rush to produce pot products, without the cannabis plant itself

Companies rush to produce pot products, without the cannabis plant itself
TORONTO — Canadian companies are racing to get an edge in the new frontier of the cannabis industry — which does not involve the leafy green plant at all. An increasing number of licensed producers and biotechnology firms are moving towards synthetic production of THC and other cannabinoids in a lab, using ingredients such as sugar and yeast, eyeing the... Read More

First genetically modified salmon to hit Canadian stores as Ottawa gives its OK

First genetically modified salmon to hit Canadian stores as Ottawa gives its OK
HALIFAX — Genetically modified salmon raised in Prince Edward Island are poised for the leap to grocery shelves, a Canadian first that has left traditional producers concerned about setting their farmed fish apart. Environment Canada recently gave notice it has approved U.S.-based AquaBounty to grow the salmon at its site about 74 kilometres east of Charlottetown. AquaBounty said in a release... Read More