Cannabinoids

A woman with Multiple Sclerosis has been given a two year suspended sentence by Guernsey’s Royal Court for importing cannabinoid derivatives. Protesters gathered at court to support Christine Smith who they believe should not have faced prosecution for importing the drug. Mrs Smith, 65, was sent the liquid by a friend. The parcel was intercepted […]

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As we have covered, Cronos Group Inc (NASDAQ:CRON) shares are burdened with skepticism following a negative research note out of Citron Research last month. However, this is also still technically a Canadian cannabis play, which likely accounts for any excess in the tape over recent months. It also likely accounts for the stock’s weakness over […]

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Health officials in Vancouver are warning drug users to be cautious after a synthetic cannabinoid was detected in a fake Xanax tablet at the Insite supervised injection site. People subscribed to the RADAR bad drug alert system received the text message warning on Monday. “Xanax pills tested at Insite contained AB-FUBINCA, a synthetic cannabinoid, alprazolam […]

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New License Allows Leading Cannabinoid Biopharmaceutical Company to Advance Production of Clinical Trial Products NEW YORK, Oct. 16, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — AXIM® Biotechnologies, Inc. (“AXIM® Biotech” or “AXIM”) (OTCQB: AXIM), a world leader in cannabinoid research and development, today announced that it has received a manufacturing license from the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and […]

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An unusual and dangerous drug was detected in Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside today (October 15). “Xanax pills tested at Insite contained AB-FUBINCA, a synthetic cannabinoid, alprazolam (Xanax) and caffeine,” reads a message that B.C. authorities sent out just before 2 p.m. Synthetic cannabinoids have been a problem for East Coast cities in America for several years. […]

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LAS VEGAS — For convenience-store retailers curious about medicinal products derived from hemp or cannabis plants, a retailer speaking on a panel about marijuana sales at the 2018 NACS Show in Las Vegas gave a breakdown of his chain’s sales history with CBDs, or cannabinoids. Before a packed audience that spilled into a second conference room, […]

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Using cannabinoids to treat the symptoms of multiple sclerosis is controversial. This week, JAMA Network Open has published a systematic review and meta-analysis that might help settle the debate. Do cannabinoids reduce MS symptoms? A new analysis investigates. Multiple sclerosis (MS) involves an autoimmune response, in which a person’s immune system attacks the myelin sheaths […]

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Baltimore, MD, Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Greater Cannabis Company, Inc. (OTC: GCAN) (“the Company”), a biotechnology company focused on development and manufacturing of innovative delivery systems for the Cannabis market, today announced that it has filed an additional patent to further protect its proprietary Eluting Transmucosal Patch (ETP) platform. The United States […]

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Baltimore, MD, Oct. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Greater Cannabis Company, Inc. (OTC: GCAN) (“the Company”), a biotechnology company focused on development and manufacturing of innovative delivery systems for the Cannabis market, today announced that it has filed an additional patent to further protect its proprietary Eluting Transmucosal Patch (ETP) platform. The United States […]

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VANCOUVER, British Columbia, Oct. 09, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — NATURALLY SPLENDID ENTERPRISES LTD. (TSX-V: NSP)(OTCQB: NSPDF) is pleased to announce that it has entered into a cooperation agreement (the “Cooperation Agreement”) with Wahupta Ventures Inc. (“Wahupta”) whereby Wahupta has committed to invest up to $2,000,000 (the “Investment”).  The proceeds of the Investment will be used […]

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Attitudes about marijuana are changing. Such changes are reflected in legislation that has legalized marijuana in many areas and, in some instances, unofficially decriminalized possession of small amounts of marijuana in other places. Shifting attitudes about marijuana, also known as cannabis, may be attributed to various factors, including medical research. Though research studying the effects […]

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