18 Aug 2019 | Science Direct
The centuries-old appreciation of the potent therapeutic properties and favorable safety profile of the Cannabis plant family has brought to a recent surge in research efforts to leverage it toward treatment of epilepsy, particularly, refractory epilepsy.
13 Aug 2019 | Visual Capitalist
The Pharmaceutical industry is entering the cannabis space, by swapping patients for patents. But what are the impacts of such a takeover?
1 Aug 2019 | Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology News
Besides regulatory uncertainties, medical cannabis labs contend with multiple active components, formulations, routes of administration, and indications.
30 Jul 2019 | European Pharmaceutical Review
The European Medicines Agency's (EMA) human medicines committee had cleared the cannabidiol oral solution, Epidiolex, for use to treat seizures.
29 Jul 2019 | FX Medicine
Since the passing of the Australian Federal government’s Narcotic Drugs Amendment Bill in February 2016, much has been done, both here and overseas, to investigate the anticonvulsant activity of the Cannabis genus.
26 Jul 2019 | The Conversation
Advances in genetic testing technology have allowed for more genetic mutations to be identified in children with epilepsy
25 Jul 2019 | The Toronto Star
Studies are only just getting off the ground but “cannflavin” (cannabis flavonoids) research is already raising hopes that we might one day have a whole new way to treat pain.
7 Jul 2019 | CBC
The University of Saskatchewan has been conducting research on kids with epilepsy, using controlled amounts of medicinal cannabis oil. During the trials 7 kids were studied and 3 of them stopped having seizures completely during the study.
24 Jun 2019 | i-News UK
A chemical found in cannabis plants - that is safe to ingest and doesn't make you high - has the potential to become a powerful new kind of antibiotic, Research finds it has potential as an antibiotic
20 Jun 2019 | New Cannabis Ventures
Syqe Medical announced the launch of the world’s first pharmaceutical-grade metered-dose cannabis inhaler in Israel