Organization: Drug Development Inc

Xenon Pharmaceuticals to collaborate with CDRD

Burnaby BC-based Xenon Pharmaceuticals Inc has entered into a strategic collaboration with the commercial arm of the Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD). Xenon will work with Drug Development Inc (DDI) to advance an early-stage R&D program. Xenon will leverage CDRD and DDI’s technical and research strengths to reach certain early-stage R&D milestones and…

Pfizer donates $1M to Centre for Drug Research & Dev’t

Pfizer Canada is providing $1 million to the Centre for Drug Research and Development (CDRD) to create a Pfizer-CDRD Innovation Fund for fast tracking academic research projects into medicinal products to be licensed or spun off as new companies. The funding is the first by a major pharmaceutical company in CDRD — a network of…