GW Pharmaceuticals plc Reports Fiscal Second Quarter 2017 …

– Epidiolex® NDA submission expected mid-year –
– New data in Lennox-Gastaut syndrome presented at the American Academy of Neurology –
– Conference call today at 4:30 p.m. EDT-

LONDON, May 09, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ:GWPH) (GW, the Company or the Group), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, announced financial results for the second quarter ended 31 March 2017.
                                      
“Our primary focus is on the submission of the Epidiolex NDA, which is expected in the middle of this year. Based on the efficacy and safety profile, we are confident in the prospects for an Epidiolex approval and continue to expand the commercial organization in preparation for a highly successful launch,” stated Justin Gover, GW’s Chief Executive Officer. “Beyond Epidiolex, we continue to advance a number of additional exciting clinical programs.”

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