NervGen Pharma’s NVG-291-R Demonstrates Significant Functional Repair from a Stroke 7 Days After Onset in Landmark Preclinical Study by University of Cincinnati and Case Western Reserve University

The independent peer-reviewed study showed improved memory as well as motor and sensory functions in rodents when treatment with NVG-291-R began 7 days after stroke onset There is currently no FDA-approved drug for the repair of damage from a stroke NVG-291, currently in a Phase 1 clinical trial in healthy human subjects, could provide a […]

NervGen Pharma Grants Stock Options

Vancouver, Canada. July 15, 2022 – NervGen Pharma Corp. (TSX-V: NGEN) (OTCQX: NGENF) (“NervGen” or the “Company”), a clinical stage biotech company dedicated to developing a first-in-class neuroreparative drug to treat nervous system damage, announced that the Company has granted 150,000 incentive stock options to a director exercisable at a price of $1.99 per share […]

NervGen Pharma Closes US$15MM Private Placement and Appoints Dr. Adam Rogers to Board of Directors

Vancouver, Canada. July 14, 2022— NervGen Pharma Corp. (TSX-V: NGEN; OTCQX: NGENF) (“NervGen” the “Company”), a clinical stage biotech company dedicated to developing a first-in-class neuroreparative drug to treat nervous system damage, announced that it has closed its previously announced non-brokered private placement (the “Private Placement”) of 10,150,000 units of the Company at a price of US$1.50 […]

NervGen Pharma Provides Update On Closing Of Private Placement

NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO U.S. NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES Vancouver, Canada. July 11, 2022— NervGen Pharma Corp. (TSX-V: NGEN; OTCQX: NGENF) (“NervGen” the “Company”), a clinical stage biotech company dedicated to developing a first-in-class neuroreparative drug to treat nervous system damage, announced that it has received conditional approval from the TSX Venture […]

Disabled and Fit: Talking Adaptive Fitness with Ocean Rehab and Fitness

By Codi Darnell May 31, 2022 Why do we exercise? It’s a question with multiple answers, most of which are rooted in the knowledge that exercise improves health. From blood pressure and bone strength to brain and cardiac health, being physically active is undeniably good for you. But good for you doesn’t mean easy. Both […]

Embracing Your Support System After Brain Injury

By Codi Darnell May 17, 2022 When you experience a brain injury, it can feel as though you’ve been picked up out of your life and deposited onto the sidelines. The life you were living – all your obligations and the daily tasks you completed – still exist, but you’ve been removed from the action. […]

The Outdoor Diaries: Sit-Skiing After Spinal Cord Injury

By Codi Darnell May 3, 2022 Welcome to our blog series: The Outdoor Diaries. This series is about exploring the natural world from the perspective of people with chronic conditions and/or mobility issues. While the benefits of nature are for everybody, access to it isn’t always quite as simple. “Skiing and sunshine, what more do you […]

Emergency Preparedness for People with Disabilities – How I’m Doing It

By Codi Darnell November 30, 2021 When I was a little girl, I feared all natural disasters. From earthquakes and floods to tsunamis and tornadoes, I spent many nights awake in the dark, worrying about it all. And I didn’t discriminate. It didn’t matter that I lived in the pacific northwest and things like hurricanes, […]

Accessible Home Design with LeAnne Lavender: Where Function and Style Meet

By Codi Darnell February 22, 2022 Jane Austen said, “There is nothing like staying at home for real comfort” and I would have to agree with her. Your home is a place of refuge, set-up by you, for you. You know its quirks, like how to jiggle the handle just right to get the door unlocked […]