Sona Nanotech Inc.

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  • Sona Nanotech Provides Corporate Update

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 30, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, received further feedback from Health Canada, subsequent to its withdrawal of its application for an Interim Order authorization ("IO") for the marketing of its rapid, COVID-19 antigen test. As part of its review, Health Canada commissioned an evaluation from the National Microbiology Laboratory (NML) whose evaluation produced discordant results to the Company's prior analytical...

    2020-11-30 8:58 AM ET
  • Sona Nanotech Withdraws Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test Application Based on Feedback from Health Canada

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 25, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, withdrew its application for an Interim Order authorization ("IO") from Health Canada for the marketing of its rapid, COVID-19 antigen test in order to obtain more clinical data to augment its submission. The Company is committed to working with regulators to provide additional information and analysis on its test and to re-submitting its application...

    2020-11-25 1:50 PM ET
  • Sona Nanotech Appoints New Director

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - November 3, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) (the "Company") is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. J. Mark Lievonen, C.M., to the Company's Board of Directors. Mr. Lievonen is the former President of Sanofi Pasteur Limited, the Canadian vaccine division of Sanofi. Under his leadership, Sanofi Pasteur became a billion dollar enterprise in Canada, manufacturing over 50 million doses of vaccines for both domestic and international markets. Mr. Lievonen spearheaded a cancer...

    2020-11-03 8:18 AM ET
  • Sona Nanotech Receives 'Deprioritization' from FDA; Health Canada Evaluation Continues

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - October 29, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, received notice from the FDA that the Company's request for an emergency use authorization ("EUA") for the marketing of its rapid COVID-19 antigen test in the United States "is not a priority" and consequently such authorization will not be issued at this time. The FDA cited current EUA request prioritization criteria as including...

    2020-10-29 7:38 AM ET
  • Sona Engages Sports Marketing Partner to Secure Concussion Test Development Partner

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 31, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA) (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, announced today it has engaged Bonham/Wills & Associates ("Bonham/Wills"), a leading sports consulting firm, to assist in securing test development sponsorship partners for its next rapid-response test R&D project, leveraging the Company's proprietary gold nanorod technology. Bonham/Wills is tasked with identifying partners to participate in the development of a prototype and eventual field validation...

    2020-08-31 7:15 AM ET
  • Sona Nanotech Announces Clinical Evaluation Study Results for its COVID-19 Antigen Test

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 25, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA), (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, is pleased to announce that its rapid detection COVID-19 antigen test achieved a sensitivity of 84.6% and a specificity of 90.0% in a study across 99 collected clinical patient samples, which included 39 positive samples and 60 negative samples, as determined by RT-PCR testing. The Company is now continuing its submission of data to both...

    2020-08-25 12:34 PM ET
  • Sona Nanotech Clinical In-Field Validation Study Results to Be Released Next Week

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 20, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA), (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, announces that it expects to release a report on its clinical, in-field evaluation studies for its rapid detection, COVID-19 antigen test next week. This data will be used to support the Company's submissions to Health Canada and the FDA for emergency use authorization ("EUA") approval for its COVID-19 antigen test.The Company is reliant on...

    2020-08-20 8:38 AM ET
  • Sona Nanotech Updates on Timing of Clinical In-Field Validation Studies for its COVID-19 Antigen Test

    Halifax, Nova Scotia--(Newsfile Corp. - August 6, 2020) - Sona Nanotech Inc. (CSE: SONA), (OTCQB: SNANF) (the "Company"), a developer of rapid, point-of-care diagnostic tests, announces that its previously announced clinical, in-field evaluation studies for its rapid detection, COVID-19 antigen test that commenced in July continue and are now expected to return their full results within two weeks. The delays have been due to ethics review board approvals and a need to make study modifications to accommodate regulatory updates,...

    2020-08-06 12:51 PM ET