Cannabis Clinical Trials

IDT Australia has been granted a medicinal cannabis manufacturing licence under the Narcotic Drugs Act 1967. Almost 12 months after lodging its application with the national Office of Drug Control, pharmaceutical manufacturing company IDT Australia (ASX: IDT) has been granted a licence to manufacture medicinal cannabis. The licence authorises IDT to manufacture extracts and tinctures […]

In a departure from general government policy, Japan has approved the cannabis compound Epidiolex for clinical trials in epileptic patients with Dravet and Lennox-Gastaut syndromes. Although the country prohibits cannabis-based agents overall, tightly monitored hospital trials are exempt from its Cannabis Control Act. Epidiolex is a plant-derived cannabidiol (CBD) which does not have the mind-altering effects characteristic […]

GW Pharmaceuticals Plc (OTCMKTS:GWPRF) clocked weekly gains of 10% on reporting impressive results and on the news of Epidiolex, a famed drug. It beat the analysts’ expectations and posted better than expected results in the latest quarter. Impressive sales of Epidiolex GW Pharmaceuticals posted impressive sales of Epidiolex, a cannabis derived drug. The FDA approved […]

The Rolling Thunder®, Inc. Flame of Freedom will also be transported via motorcycle escort by Rolling Thunder®, Inc. Mississippi Chapter 1, starting with a ceremony in Wake Forest, NC on May 19th and other locations noted on their website, arriving in Washington, D.C. May 24, 2019.  The Flame will be used at the Candlelight Vigil to lead […]

The Dow Jones Industrial Average DJIA, +0.49% and SP 500 SPX, +0.32% fell before reversing their losses, after the U.S. government said it is increasing tariffs on about $200 billion of Chinese goods to 25% from 10%. Adding to the gloom was the news that Iran may cease compliance with parts of a 2015 nuclear deal signed with the U.S., Britain, France, Germany, China and […]

According to a Police report, the Cannabis extraction has caused fires at two Edmonton houses last month. The fires were caused by Cannabis extraction labs. Police are asking inhabitants to be careful about the illegal activities in their neighbourhood, after taking down these two operations. Sgt. Guy Pilon with the Edmonton Police Service’s Clan Lab […]

Image copyright PA Events beyond the SW1 post code will be driving politics this week, with many MPs hitting the campaign trail rather than lingering in Parliament. Will the results (which are not revealed until Sunday) be a political game-changer, creating some kind of momentum for some kind of Brexit progress? Or will they simply […]

NESHANIC STATION, N.J., May 17, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — This year marks the final Washington, D.C. demonstration in support of POW/MIA and Veterans’ Issues.  The organization will continue to bring awareness to the public, in years to come, with regional demonstrations.  Speakers for this year include Robert Wilkie, Secretary of Veterans Affairs; Gary Wetzel, Medal of Honor recipient; […]

Image source: The Motley Fool. Tilray, Inc. (NASDAQ:TLRY) Q1 2019 Earnings Call May 14, 2019, 5:00 p.m. ET Contents: Prepared Remarks Questions and Answers Call Participants Prepared Remarks: Operator Good day, ladies and gentlemen, and thank you for standing by. Welcome to Tilray’s First Quarter 2019 Earnings Conference Call. At this time, all participants are […]

InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc. (“InMed” or the “Company”) (TSX:IN; OTCQX:IMLFF), a biopharmaceutical company developing a proprietary biosynthesis platform technology for the manufacturing of pharmaceutical-grade cannabinoids as well as an RD pipeline of medications targeting diseases with high unmet medical needs, today reported financial results for the three and nine months ended March 31, 2019 , which is […]