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How the Hong Kong protests, combined with COVID-19, led to the near collapse of a renowned Canadian jeweller

Some of the ammolite items made by Korite International as the official supplier of jewelry and keepsakes for the Canada 150 anniversary celebrations in...

Moderna Stock Surges After Company Announces Promising Coronavirus Vaccine Trial Data

The vaccine candidate produced neutralizing antibodies, which scientists believe is important for building immunity against the virus, in all 45 patients tested in the...

Coronavirus Vaccine Update: Bharat Biotech Starts Human Trial At Pgi-rohtak

Researchers at the University of Oxford believe they may have a breakthrough in their search for a Covid-19 vaccine after the team discovered that...

Potential Covid-19 Vaccine Approved For Human Trial In Canada Is Stuck In China

TORONTO -- A Canadian human trial of a possible COVID-19 vaccine has yet to start because the Chinese government has not approved the sending...

1st Canadian Human Trial For Coronavirus Vaccine Is Underway. Here’s What That Means

Canadian trials have just begun for a prospective COVID-19 vaccine but its Quebec-based manufacturer is already tempering expectations. Bruce Clark, president and CEO of the biopharmaceutical company...

Nova Scotia Lab Gets Green Light To Test Covid-19 Vaccine On Humans

HALIFAX -- A Nova Scotia laboratory working on a vaccine for COVID-19 has been given the green light from Health Canada to proceed with...

Tsx Climbs To Highest Close Since March On Covid-19 Vaccine Hopes

TORONTO -- Canada's main stock index rallied to its highest closing in more than four months on positive COVID-19 vaccine news that supported companies...

Canada’s Medicago Begins Human Trials Of Plant-based Covid-19 Vaccine

Medicago said on Tuesday it has begun testing its plant-based coronavirus vaccine in an early-stage clinical trial as the Canadian company, backed by tobacco...

Human Clinical Trials Begin For Quebec-made Coronavirus Vaccine Candidate, But Ceo Urges Caution

Canadian trials have just begun for a prospective coronavirus vaccine but its Quebec-based manufacturer is already tempering expectations. Bruce Clark, president, and CEO of the biopharmaceutical...

Asian Markets Mostly Higher On Hopes For Coronavirus Vaccine

Shares were mostly higher in Asia on Wednesday as investors were encouraged by news that an experimental COVID-19 vaccine under development by Moderna and...

‘good News’: First Trial Of Covid-19 Vaccine By Drug Developer Moderna Show It Induces Virus-killing Antibodies

CHICAGO — Moderna Inc’s experimental vaccine for COVID-19 showed it was safe and provoked immune responses in all 45 healthy volunteers in an ongoing...

Magic Mushroom Compound Psilocybin Found Safe For Consumption In Largest Ever Controlled Study

Volunteers who received doses of the psychedelic compound experienced no serious adverse effects in phase one clinical trials at Kings College London (KCL). Psilocybin has...

Canada Now Has Psilocybin Dispensaries

Dana Larsen is anything but discreet about his business—and that’s exactly the point. “I’m definitely not the first person to sell mushrooms online,” he...

DC Psychedelics Campaign Gets Boost From Denver Psilocybin Activists As Signature Deadline Looms

Despite setbacks from the coronavirus pandemic, reform advocates proved innovative and secured several victories from the local Board of Elections and District Council that...

What The Future Holds For Medical Psychedelics In Canada

Bruce Tobin became interested in psilocybin, the psychoactive compound in magic mushrooms, 10 years ago when he was approached by a woman who had...

The Top Psilocybin Mushroom Stocks to Watch in New Year 2020

Over the last few months, Denver, Oakland, and Santa Cruz just decriminalized the possession of products containing psilocybin or psilocin. Washington, D.C. could be...