Burcon NutraScience Corporation

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  • Burcon Adds Climate Tech Specialist, Aaron T. Ratner to The Board

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 23, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon" or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce that Mr. Aaron T. Ratner was elected to the Board of Directors at the Company's annual general meeting held on November 23, 2022.Mr. Ratner is a Managing Partner and Co-Founder of Vectr Carbon Partners, an early-stage global climate technology venture capital fund manager. ...

    2022-11-23 4:05 PM EST
  • Burcon Announces Results of Shareholder Meeting

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 23, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon or the "Company") a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce the results from its 2022 annual general meeting of shareholders (the "Meeting") held on November 23, 2022. All of the eight nominees set out in Burcon's management proxy circular dated October 5, 2022 proposed by management for election to the board of directors...

    2022-11-23 4:00 PM EST
  • Burcon JV, Merit Functional Foods and Canadian Partners to Develop New Line of Plant-Based Seafood Alternatives

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 17, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to share that its joint venture company, Merit Functional Foods Corporation ("Merit"), has partnered with Konscious Foods and Canadian Pacifico Seaweeds in a project co-invested by Protein Industries Canada, to develop a new line of high quality plant-based seafood alternative products.The new line of more than 20...

    2022-11-17 4:00 PM EST
  • Burcon to Present at the Canaccord Genuity AgriFood Tech Innovation Virtual Forum

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 16, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, today announced that it will present at Canaccord Genuity's Third Annual AgriFood Tech Innovation Virtual Forum on December 1, 2022 at 4:00pm ET.Burcon management will also host virtual one-on-one investor meetings during the conference. Investors will have the opportunity to meet and speak with Burcon's newly...

    2022-11-16 8:15 PM EST
  • Burcon Reports Fiscal 2023 Second Quarter Results

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 7, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, reported results for the fiscal second quarter ended September 30, 2022.Operational highlights for the second quarter ended September 30, 2022:During the quarter, Burcon:recorded a 24% quarter-over-quarter increase in royalty revenues from its licensee, Merit Functional Foods Corporation ("Merit");completed key due diligence items in support of the partnership discussions...

    2022-11-07 4:06 PM EST
  • Burcon Appoints Specialty Protein Executive Kip Underwood as Chief Executive Officer

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 7, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon" or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce that its Board of Directors has unanimously appointed Kip Underwood, a seasoned veteran executive with over 25 years of experience in the food and specialty protein industry, as Chief Executive Officer, effective November 7, 2022. Peter H. Kappel has relinquished his role as interim...

    2022-11-07 8:11 AM EST
  • Burcon Announces Fiscal 2023 Second Quarter Conference Call to be Held on November 7, 2022

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 24, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon" or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, will hold an investor conference call and webcast on Monday, November 7, 2022 at 5:00 p.m. Eastern time to discuss its financial results for the fiscal second quarter ended September 30, 2022. The Company's financial results will be issued in a press release prior to the call.A...

    2022-10-24 4:00 PM EDT
  • Burcon Receives Notice of Allowance from the United States Patent Office for Sunflower and Other Oilseed Protein Patent

    Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 20, 2022) - Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) ("Burcon" or the "Company"), a global technology leader in the development of plant-based proteins for foods and beverages, is pleased to announce that it has received a notice of allowance from the United States Patent and Trademark Office ("USPTO") for a patent application covering the unique process to produce high-purity protein ingredients from non-soy oilseed, which includes the use of sunflower seed as the source material. A...

    2022-10-20 8:00 AM EDT