Marvel Biosciences Corp.

Marvel Biosciences Corp. (the “Company”) is a life sciences company whose primary focus is the discovery and the development of a synthetic derivative compound of a known proven drug. Our business model capitalizes on significantly lower cost, less time and a lower risk profile to bring a drug asset to commercialization faster than the traditional long-term biotech model.

Recent News

  • Marvel Biosciences Announces Stock Option Grants

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - September 26, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: MRVL) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Marvel Biotechnology Inc. (collectively the "Company" or "Marvel"), today announced that its board of directors has approved the grant of incentive stock options (the "Options") to certain directors and officers to acquire an aggregate of 1,425,000 common shares in the capital of the Company at an exercise price of $0.10, which is above the closing price of the Company's common shares on...

    2022-09-26 4:38 PM EDT
  • Marvel Biosciences Highlights Recent Research on Link Between NASH and Alzheimer's Disease

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - August 31, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Inc. (TSXV: MRVL) (the "Company" or "Marvel") highlights recent research indicating a link between non-alcoholic steatohepatitis (NASH) and Alzheimer's Disease (AD), two programs its lead asset, MB-204 are targeting.A five-year longitudinal study in Sweden tracked subjects with and without NASH over the age of 65, and those with NASH had a 38% higher risk of developing dementia(1). With up to 25% of the population suffering with NASH, this could worsen...

    2022-08-31 9:00 AM EDT
  • Marvel Biosciences Closes Second Tranche of Private Placement

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - August 9, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: MRVL) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Marvel Biotechnology Inc. (collectively the "Company" or "Marvel"), is pleased to report that, further to its news releases of June 21, 2022 and July 18, 2022, it has closed its non-brokered private placement of 7,200,000 units of the Company (the "Units") at a price of $0.10 per Unit for aggregate gross proceeds of $720,000 (the "Offering"). Each Unit is comprised of one...

    2022-08-09 9:00 AM EDT
  • Marvel Announces Identification of a Novel Formulation of Its MB-204 Asset

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - July 21, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Inc. (TSXV: MRVL) (the "Company" or "Marvel") is pleased to announce that its rapid formulation screening program with Catalent, Inc., has identified a novel formulation of its lead asset MB-204.The formulation involves producing a solid amorphous dispersion of MB-204 using a simple, FDA approved excipient that has improved drug exposures by at least a factor of 20-fold. Improving oral bioavailability results in reduced amounts of drug needed to achieve a...

    2022-07-21 4:30 PM EDT
  • Marvel Biosciences Closes First Tranche of Private Placement

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - July 18, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: MRVL) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Marvel Biotechnology Inc. (collectively the "Company" or "Marvel"), is pleased to report that, further to its news release of June 21, 2022, it has closed the first tranche of its non-brokered private placement of 4,500,000 units of the Company (the "Units") at a price of $0.10 per Unit for gross proceeds of $450,000 (the "Offering"). Each Unit is comprised of one common...

    2022-07-18 9:00 AM EDT
  • Marvel Biosciences Announces Non-Brokered Private Placement

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - June 21, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: MRVL) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Marvel Biotechnology Inc. (collectively the "Company" or "Marvel"), is pleased to announce a proposed non-brokered private placement of units (the "Units") at a price of $0.10 per Unit for gross proceeds of up to $700,000 (the "Offering"). Each Unit will be comprised of one common share in the capital of the Company (a "Common Share") and one Common Share purchase warrant ("Warrant")....

    2022-06-21 9:00 AM EDT
  • Marvel Biosciences Initiates Formulation Development with Catalent

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - April 6, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: MRVL) and its wholly owned subsidiary, Marvel Biotechnology Inc. (collectively the "Company" or "Marvel"), is pleased to announce that has initiated its pre-clinical oral formulation studies for its lead compound MB-204 with Catalent, Inc.Catalent, one of the world's largest contract research organizations, has begun development of novel solid amorphous dispersion formulations of MB-204, the...

    2022-04-06 9:00 AM EDT
  • Marvel Biosciences Announces Second Quarter 2022 Financial Results

    Calgary, Alberta--(Newsfile Corp. - March 30, 2022) - Marvel Biosciences Corp. (TSXV: MRVL) and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Marvel Biotechnology Inc. (collectively the "Company" or "Marvel") today announced its financial results for the second quarter ended January 31, 2022. For further information on these results, please see the Marvel Biosciences Corp. Condensed Interim Consolidated Financial Statements and Management Discussion & Analysis as filed on SEDAR."During the quarter ended January 31, 2022, the Company continued work on its lead asset, MB-204, in...

    2022-03-30 4:37 PM EDT