Acquisition of Amolyt Pharma completed

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London – AstraZeneca announced the successful completion of the acquisition of Amolyt Pharma, a clinical-stage biotechnology company focused on developing novel treatments for rare endocrine diseases. The acquisition bolsters the Alexion, AstraZeneca Rare Disease late-stage pipeline and expands on its bone metabolism franchise with the notable addition of eneboparatide (AZP-3601), a Phase III investigational therapeutic peptide with a novel mechanism of …

Charlize Theron on raising 2 pre-teen daughters

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LA – Charlize Theron talked about raising two pre-teens amid motherhood journey. At her Charlize Theron Africa Outreach Project (CTAOP) 2024 Block Party, Charlize, who has daughters Jackson, 11, and August, 9, said they are embarrassed by her, “they’re kids, they’re girls, you know? I have a preteen and I feel like I have a nine-year-old who thinks she’s a …

How Canada’s pollution pricing system works

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Ottawa – Every day, we see the increasing impacts of climate change, and they’re costing Canadians more and more. Climate-related impacts are already costing average Canadian households $720 per year and are likely to rise to $2,000 per year by 2050 without significant action to reduce emissions. A price on pollution is widely recognized as the most efficient means to …

Changes to Brampton Transit service effective July 29

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BRAMPTON – Effective Monday, July 29, Brampton Transit will implement service changes to ensure its transit system continues to move people around the city safely and effectively. Service Changes  501 Züm Queen Saturday evening frequency increased to 20 minutes 502 Züm Main Weekday late evening frequency increased to 15 minutes 2 Main Saturday morning schedule adjustment to align with GO …

Ontario Supporting Wetland Restoration in Ajax

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AJAX — The Ontario government is investing $650,000 in a project led by the Town of Ajax to restore approximately seven acres (three hectares) of wetlands in the Carruthers Creek watershed through the Wetlands Conservation Partner Program. This project is one of approximately 200 wetlands projects across Ontario that are collectively receiving $11 million from the program this year. “Urban wetlands …

Ontario Investing in Innovative Agri-Food Research

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GUELPH – The Ontario government is investing $7.2 million in 44 Ontario-led research and innovation projects that are helping farmers and agribusinesses become more competitive, leading to a more robust agriculture and food sector. This investment is being made through the Ontario Agri-Food Innovation Alliance, a collaboration between the province, the University of Guelph and Agricultural Research and Innovation Ontario (ARIO). “We have …

Ready-to-Drink Beverages, Large Beer Pack Sizes Available in Grocery Stores

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TORONTO — As the next step in the government’s plan to give people in Ontario more choice and convenience, licensed grocery stores will be able to order ready-to-drink beverages and large beer pack sizes starting Thursday, July 18, 2024, and begin selling them immediately upon arrival. This new timeline accelerates the first phase of the government’s plan to expand alcohol …

Antibody-Drug Conjugate Candidate BNT324/DB-1311 in Prostate Cancer

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MAINZ – BioNTech SE (Nasdaq: BNTX, “BioNTech”) and Duality Biologics (Suzhou) Co., Ltd. (“DualityBio”) today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (“FDA”) granted Fast Track designation for BNT324/DB-1311 for the treatment of patients with advanced/unresectable, or metastatic castration-resistant prostate cancer (“CRPC”) who have progressed on or after standard systemic regimens. BNT324/DB-1311 is a next-generation antibody-drug conjugate (“ADC”) candidate targeting the transmembrane glycoprotein …

Alternating lane closure on Chaudière Crossing

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Gatineau  – Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) advised users that there will be an alternating lane closure on the Chaudière Crossing for repair work that started on Monday, July 15 and will continue till Friday, July 19, from 9am to 3pm. During this period, only 1 lane will be open to traffic in alternating directions. Road signage will be …

Trudeau meets with President of Latvia Edgars Rinkēvičs

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Washington – Prime Minister Justin Trudeau met with the President of Latvia, Edgars Rinkēvičs, on the margins of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Summit in Washington, D.C, United States of America. Prime Minister Trudeau reaffirmed Canada’s enduring commitment to Euro-Atlantic security, including through Operation REASSURANCE. He looked forward to continue working with Latvia and other Allies to scale up …