Daily media digest July 10, 2017

Canada NewsWire (press release)
“MONTREAL, July 10, 2017 /CNW/ – enGene Inc., a biotechnology company focused on the development of a proprietary oral gene therapy platform, ..”
TAGS: Biotech, EnGene, Steve Gannon, Montreal


“A quiet place to build strength and calm tremors. That’s what Tim Hague Sr. says a new, specialized yoga class can offer to people with Parkinson’s …”
TAGS: Parkinson’s, yoga,


National Post
“In the first research of its kind, American scientists found having a purpose in life … Health and lifestyle problems are also known to affect sleep, including … pounds (66 billion Canadian dollars) a year through lost working hours.”
TAGS: sleep study, illness, purpose in life, drug-free


The Gateway Online
“Talking about the success of the agreement, Larsen said he gives “100 per cent” of the credit to the work done by the Council of Alberta University …”
TAGS: mental health, U of A, University of Alberta


“A researcher at the University of Alberta has a warning about the dangers of unregulated stem cell treatments. While he’s a believer in the science …”
TAGS: researchers, stem cell, University of Alberta


Ottawa Citizen
“Surgical delays lead to higher risk of death and higher costs, says Ottawa … health and a senior scientist at The Ottawa Hospital Research Institute.”
TAGS: study, surgical delays, The Ottawa Hospital


Vancouver Sun
“Her research is focused in the agricultural regions in the Fraser Valley and southern … Health Canada said they are aware of Bishop’s work and will consider …”
TAGS: Researchers, insecticide, decline, hummingbirds


Canada NewsWire
“Health Canada Approves Marketing License Transfer for ELOCTATE® and … disorders through world-class research, development and commercialization of …”
TAGS: health Canada, bioverativ Canada inc., Biogen Canada Inc.,