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Thermo Fisher Scientific Completes Acquisition of PPD, Inc.

Thermo Fisher Scientific Inc. (NYSE: TMO), the world leader in serving science, today announced that it has completed its acquisition of PPD, Inc. (Nasdaq: PPD), a leading global provider of clinical research services to the biopharma and biotech industry, for $17.4 billion .

"We are very excited to officially welcome our PPD colleagues to Thermo Fisher Scientific," said Marc N. Casper , chairman, president and chief executive officer of Thermo Fisher Scientific. "Expanding our value proposition for our biotech and pharmaceutical customers with the addition of PPD's leading clinical research services advances our work in bringing life-changing therapies to market, benefitting patients around the world."

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UPDATED - Leveljump Healthcare Corp. Announces 14.6% Minority Investment in Real Time Medical Approved by TSXV and Closed

UPDATED - Leveljump Healthcare Corp. Announces 14.6% Minority Investment in Real Time Medical Approved by TSXV and Closed

LevelJump Healthcare Corp. (TSXV: JUMP) (OTCQB: JMPHF) (FSE: 75J) ("Leveljump" or the "Company"), a Canadian leader in B2B telehealth solutions, is pleased to announce that, it has received TSXV approval, and has closed its acquisition of a 14.6% minority equity interest in Real Time Medical Inc. ("RTM"), a private Ontario company, in exchange for 2,494,576 units (a "Unit") of Leveljump. Each Unit will be issued at a price of $0.66 per Unit with each Unit being comprised of three (3) Leveljump common shares at a deemed price of $0.22 per share and one (1) share purchase warrant of Leveljump, each warrant entitling the holder to acquire one additional common share of Leveljump at a price of $0.35 per common share on or before December 31, 2023.

The equity interest in RTM was acquired through a mini-tender offer to the shareholders of RTM dated November 1, 2021 whereby JUMP offered to acquire up to 19.9% of RTM in exchange for the Units. The holders of the RTM shares who have tendered are all accredited investors.

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Leveljump Healthcare Strengthens Board of Directors

Leveljump Healthcare Strengthens Board of Directors

LevelJump Healthcare Corp. (TSXV: JUMP) (OTCQB: JMPHF) (FSE: 75J) ("Leveljump" or the "Company"), a Canadian leader in B2B telehealth solutions, is pleased to announce new additions to its board of directors and its advisory board.

Gary Prihar - Director

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ALR Technologies and Infinovo Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Manufacture World's First CGM for Diabetic Pets

ALR Technologies and Infinovo Sign Memorandum of Understanding to Manufacture World's First CGM for Diabetic Pets

ALR Technologies ("ALRT" or the "Company") (OTCQB: ALRT), the diabetes management company, is pleased to announce the signing of a Memorandum of Understanding ("MOU") with Infinovo Medical Co. Ltd for a global supply agreement of their P3 Continuous Glucose Monitor (CGM) for use by ALRT in the animal health sector.

Under the terms of the MOU, ALR Technologies and Infinovo will collaborate to integrate Infinovo's P3 CGM with ALRT's proprietary GluCurve platform. The Company expects to begin testing the GluCurve Pet CGM in veterinary clinics in late December 2021 or early January 2022. The testing is scheduled to complete by the end of February 2022.

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Medtronic Hugo robotic-assisted surgery system receives Health Canada licence, further enabling access to robotic-assisted surgery in Canada

Medtronic Canada ULC, a subsidiary of Medtronic plc (NYSE: MDT), the world's leading medical technology company, announced it has received a Health Canada licence for the Hugo™ robotic-assisted surgery (RAS) system for use in use in urologic and gynecologic laparoscopic surgical procedures, which make up about half of all robotic procedures performed today. 1

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APMA Grants Seal of Approval for JUBLIA® Topical Solution, 10%

Bausch Health Companies Inc. (NYSETSX: BHC) ("Bausch Health") and its dermatology business, Ortho Dermatologics, one of the largest prescription dermatology health care businesses, today announced JUBLIA ® (efinaconazole) Topical Solution, 10%, a treatment for onychomycosis, a fungal infection of the toenails, has received the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) Seal of Approval. The APMA Seal of Approval is granted to products that promote good foot health and are of significant value when used in a consistently applied program of daily foot care and regular professional treatment.

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