Cannabis Clinical Trials

It was a fateful day in November 2016 when Canopy Growth Corporation was crowned the first “cannabis unicorn”, reaching a billion-dollar valuation after soaring nearly 400% in the preceding year. What followed was a deluge of mainstream media coverage, and some soul-searching among average investors weighing whether they were ready to jump on the profit […]

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF UNITED STATES SECURITIES LAWS/ TORONTO, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ – Avicanna Inc. (“Avicanna” or the “Company“) a company focused on the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of plant-derived cannabinoid-based products, is […]

/NOT FOR DISTRIBUTION TO UNITED STATES NEWSWIRE SERVICES OR FOR DISSEMINATION IN THE UNITED STATES. ANY FAILURE TO COMPLY WITH THIS RESTRICTION MAY CONSTITUTE A VIOLATION OF UNITED STATES SECURITIES LAWS/ TORONTO, July 16, 2019 /CNW/ – Avicanna Inc. (“Avicanna” or the “Company“) a company focused on the development, manufacturing, and commercialization of plant-derived cannabinoid-based products, is […]

VANCOUVER, B.C. and KELOWNA, B.C., July 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Innovate Phytotechnologies Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Phytomatrix Natural Technologies Inc., (“Phytomatrix”) is pleased to announce the launch of a line of premier hemp supplements; Hemp for Life™. The subsidiary has completed the US (FDA) Food and Drug Administration notification process for 16 […]

VANCOUVER, B.C. and KELOWNA, B.C., July 17, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Innovate Phytotechnologies Inc., through its wholly owned subsidiary, Phytomatrix Natural Technologies Inc., (“Phytomatrix”) is pleased to announce the launch of a line of premier hemp supplements; Hemp for Life™. The subsidiary has completed the US (FDA) Food and Drug Administration notification process for 16 […]

New countries in the expanded agreement include China, India, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand, Malaysia, Singapore and South Korea. Impression Healthcare (ASX: IHL) has extended the global coverage of its Fitguard by Gameday concussion monitoring system by extending its exclusive licencing agreement with Force Impact Technologies. The deal encompasses more territories with Impression to now distribute […]

Avicanna currently has the following clinical trials in progress or planned for the near future: CAIMED ( Centro de Atencion e Investigacion Medica CAIMED S.A.S.). Phase I studies are expected to commence in the second half of 2019 with CAIMED for certain cosmetic trials. University of West Indies. Avicanna is currently conducting a prevalence study […]

Treatment of cannabis addiction with the prescription product nabiximols (Sativex) was found safe and modestly effective when used with psychosocial interventions such as counseling, in a randomized trial. Participants randomized to nabiximols used illicit cannabis, on average, a mean of 35.0 days (SD 32.4) during the 12-week study, compared with 53.1 days (SD 33.0) in […]