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Burcon to Present at 9th Annual LD Micro Invitational Conference, June 4-5, 2019

05/29/2019

VANCOUVER, BC, and Bel-Air, Calif. May 29, 2019 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU), a global leader in developing functionally and nutritionally valuable plant-proteins, has been invited to present at the 9th Annual LD Micro Invitational Conference being held on June 4-5, 2019 at the Luxe Sunset Hotel in Bel-Air, California. Burcon CEO, Johann Tergesen,…

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Burcon Announces Rights Offering

05/23/2019

Details Insider Participation Vancouver, British Columbia,  May 23, 2019 – Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX:BU) (“Burcon“) is pleased to announce that it will be offering rights (the “Rights Offering“) to holders of its common shares (“Common Shares“) of record at the close of business on May 30, 2019 (the “Record Date“). Pursuant to the Rights Offering,…

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Burcon to Build $65 Million Pea and Canola Protein Production Plant

05/23/2019

Establishes New Operating Entity; Enters into Exclusive License Agreement Vancouver, British Columbia, May 23, 2019 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU), a global leader in developing functionally and nutritionally valuable plant-proteins, is pleased to announce that it has entered into a joint venture partnership with an investor group to build a new C$65 million pea-protein…

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Burcon Introduces Nutratein® Plant Protein Ingredients – New Pea + Canola Protein Blends Provide Protein Quality Equivalent to or Exceeding Dairy and Meat

05/23/2019

Vancouver, British Columbia, May 23, 2019 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (“Burcon” or the “Company”), a leader in developing functionally and nutritionally valuable plant-proteins, is pleased to announce its new pea-protein and canola-protein blends: Nutratein-PS™ and Nutratein-TZ™.  Burcon’s novel canola and pea proteins, when combined, create unique, unparalleled plant-protein blends, with exceptional functional characteristics,…

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Burcon Announces Amendment to Outstanding Convertible Note

05/21/2019

Vancouver, British Columbia, May 21, 2019 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (“Burcon“) announced today that it has amended (the “Amendment“) the convertible note (the “Note“) dated May 12, 2016 issued to Large Scale Investments Limited (the “Lender“), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Firewood Elite Limited (“Firewood“), in the principal amount of $2,000,000 (the “Principal Amount”)…

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Burcon Announces Additional Loan From Shareholder

03/27/2019

Vancouver, British Columbia, March 27, 2019 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (“Burcon“) announced today that it has amended (the “Amendment“) the loan agreement (the “Loan Agreement“) entered into on November 13, 2018 with Large Scale Investments Limited (the “Lender“), a wholly-owned subsidiary of Firewood Elite Limited (“Firewood“) (see press release of Burcon dated November…

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Burcon Announces Board Change and Appointments

01/15/2019

Vancouver, British Columbia, January 15, 2019 — Burcon NutraScience Corporation (TSX: BU) (“Burcon” or the “Corporation”), announces that effective today, Dr. Allan Yap has decided to step down from his positions as Chairman, director and Chief Executive Officer of the Corporation for personal reasons.  The board of directors of Burcon (the “Board”) is pleased to…

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