PUF Ventures Inc. (CSE:PUF, Frankfurt:PU3, OTCPK:PUFXF), an advanced Access to Cannabis for Medical Purposes Regulations (“ACMPR”) license applicant, is pleased to announce that the Company has appointed  Dr. Cezar Khursigara to its Advisory Board. The Advisory Board will oversee all areas related to PUF Ventures’ medical cannabis research and development initiatives.

“We are honoured to have Dr. Khursigara join PUF’s Advisory Board,” said Derek Ivany, President and CEO of the Company. “Dr. Khursigara is a widely respected and accomplished researcher in the areas of microbiology and biotechnology.  He brings a cross disciplinary approach to our team and will play an integral role as we develop our own cannabis strains and proprietary genetics. This is an important appointment for our Company as we pursue production licenses in Canada and with our partner Solaris Nutraceuticals in Australia.”


Dr. Khursigara is a leading researcher focused on microbiology and biotechnology applications. He is an Associate Professor in the Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology and Director of the Molecular Imaging and Mass Spectrometry Facilities at the University of Guelph. In 1999, Dr. Khursigara received a Bachelor’s Degree from Ryerson University in Chemistry and Biology, and in 2005 he received a Doctorate in Microbiology and Immunology from McGill University. Dr. Khursigara has trained at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda Maryland where he conducted post-doctoral research at the National Cancer Institute. Dr. Khursigara is funded by the Natural Science and Engineering Research Council of Canada, the Canadian Institutes of Health Research and the Ontario Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs.

About PUF Ventures Inc.

PUF Ventures Inc. is a growth oriented and diversified company focused on the international cannabis industry. It has ownership in several cannabis companies: AAA Heidelberg, Solaris Nutraceuticals Pty Ltd., and Natures Hemp Corp., and is actively pursuing other opportunities within the industry. PUF has an option to purchase 100% of AAA Heidelberg Inc., an advanced applicant for an ACMPR license. Solaris Nutraceuticals is building the largest medical cannabis greenhouse in the Southern Hemisphere. For more information please visit: www.puf.ca.

ON BEHALF OF THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Derek Ivany
President & CEO

No stock exchange or securities regulatory authority has reviewed or accepted responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Some of the statements contained in this release are forward-looking statements, such as estimates and statements that describe the Issuer’s future plans, objectives or goals, including words to the effect that the Issuer or management expects a stated condition or result to occur. Since forward-looking statements address future events and conditions, by their very nature, they involve inherent risks and uncertainties.

Click here to connect with PUF Ventures Inc. (CSE:PUF, Frankfurt:PU3, OTCPK:PUFXF) and receive an Investors Presentation. 

Source: www.newswire.ca

Cronos Group Inc. (NASDAQ: CRON) (TSX: CRON) (“Cronos Group” or the “Company”), an innovative global cannabinoid company, today announced that Mike Gorenstein, Executive Chairman, is scheduled to speak on a panel at the Cowen 2020 Boston Cannabis Conference on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at 9:20 a.m. EST.

For more information regarding the Cowen 2020 Boston Cannabis Conference please visit: https://www.cowen.com/conferences-and-events/3rd-annual-boston-cannabis-conference/

Keep reading... Show less

Rosen Law Firm, a global investor rights law firm, reminds purchasers of the securities of Aurora Cannabis Inc. (NYSE:ACB) between February 13, 2020 and September 4, 2020, inclusive (the “Class Period”), of the important December 1, 2020 lead plaintiff deadline in the securities class action. The lawsuit seeks to recover damages for Aurora investors under the federal securities laws

Keep reading... Show less

TerrAscend Corp. (“TerrAscend” or the “Company”) (CSE: TER) (OTCQX: TRSSF), a leading North American cannabis operator, today announced Jason Ackerman Chief Executive Officer and Executive Chairman of TerrAscend, Keith Stauffer Chief Financial Officer, and Jason Wild Chairman, will participate in three upcoming conferences:

  • Cowen’s 3rd Annual Boston Cannabis Conference, a virtual event taking place November 30-December 2 , 2020. Jason Ackerman will participate in a panel, U.S. MSOs: The West, on November 30, 2020 at 10:25 a.m. ET . Management will also host one-on-one meetings with investors throughout the conference.
  • 2020 Cantor Fitzgerald Virtual Cannabis MSO Summit, a virtual event taking place on December 15-16, 2020 . Jason Ackerman is scheduled to participate in a fireside chat on December 16 th at 1:00 p.m. ET . To register for the fireside chat: Click Here
  • 23 rd Annual Needham Virtual Growth Conference, a virtual event taking place January 11-15, 2021 . Jason Ackerman is scheduled to participate in a fireside chat on January 14, 2021 at 2:45 p.m. ET . Management will also host one-on-one meetings with investors throughout the conference. To register for the fireside chat: Click Here

The Canadian Securities Exchange (“CSE”) has neither approved nor disapproved the contents of this news release. Neither the CSE nor its Market Regulator (as that term is defined in the policies of the CSE) accepts responsibility for the adequacy or accuracy of this release.

Keep reading... Show less
  • Aurora strategically positioned within two of the largest legal cannabis markets outside of Canada
  • Agreement with Israeli leader Cantek provides access to Israel’s drugstore channel
  • Finished product is co-branded under Aurora and Cantek brands

NYSE | TSX: ACB

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (the “Company” or “Aurora”) (NYSE: ACB) (TSX: ACB), the Canadian company defining the future of cannabinoids worldwide, announced today it has entered into a strategic Supply Agreement (the “Agreement”) with Cantek Holdings (“Cantek”), one of Israel’s leaders in the medical cannabis field.

Keep reading... Show less