May 2019

Altfest L J Company Inc decreased its stake in Cvs Health Corp (CVS) by 54.43% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Altfest L J Company Inc sold 15,486 shares as the company’s stock declined 30.29% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 12,967 shares of the medical and nursing services […]

Aurora Cannabis Inc. (ACB.TO) is getting in the octagon with the UFC in an “exclusive, multi-year, multi-million dollar, global partnership” to advance CBD research. The Edmonton-based cannabis producer said it will work with the fight league’s athletes in clinical studies involving pain management, inflammation, injury, exercise recovery, and mental well-being. Cannabidiol or CBD is a […]

Introduction Rare disease rates Orphan medicinal products Comment Introduction Rare diseases are defined as diseases that occur infrequently. Even if such diseases are considered rare, it is estimated that they affect approximately 350 million people around the world. Moreover, there are an estimated 7,000 rare diseases worldwide.(1) Rare diseases usually stem from genetic factors and […]

Union Bankshares Corp increased its stake in Omnicom Group Inc (OMC) by 18.95% based on its latest 2018Q4 regulatory filing with the SEC. Union Bankshares Corp bought 5,715 shares as the company’s stock declined 1.37% while stock markets rallied. The institutional investor held 35,875 shares of the advertising company at the end of 2018Q4, valued […]

JERUSALEM, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ: NTEC) (“Intec” or “the Company”) today announces that the European Patent Office has granted the Company European Patent No. 2997953 titled, “DELIVERY DEVICE FOR ORAL INTAKE OF AN AGENT,” and covers Intec’s gastro-retentive drug delivery device with perforated external film. The new European patent joins […]

ACB $8.490 (-2.19%) ACNNF $0.260 (-0.46%) AERO $1.350 (0%) AGEEF $0.575 (6.48%) ALEAF $1.240 (2.48%) AMMJ $0.328 (-8.51%) APHA $6.630 (-2.93%) ARNA $53.500 (-0.94%) ATT:CNX $0.080 (0%) ATTBF $0.035 (-2.23%) AUSA:CNX $1.100 (1.85%) AUSAF $0.860 (4.84%) AVXL $3.420 (-1.44%) BAMM:CNX $2.710 (1.88%) BBM:CNX $0.640 (-3.03%) BBRRF $0.500 (4.17%) BE:CNX $0.100 (5.26%) BIO:CNX $0.600 (1.69%) BLEVF […]

FRIDAY, May 10, 2019 (HealthDay News) — Medical marijuana extracts appear to help children with autism, reducing their disruptive behavior while improving their social responsiveness, a new Israeli clinical trial reports. Kids treated with either a whole-plant cannabis extract or a pure combination of cannabidiol (CBD) and THC experienced a significant improvement in their symptoms, […]

One year ago, Crunchbase News published a quarterly report on the cannabis industry in the wake of recreational legalization in California—one of the largest markets for adult use in the world. Investors and companies were excited about the future of the industry, yet remained wary of the regulatory challenges that remained for both consumers and […]

Zynerba Pharmaceuticals Inc (NASDAQ:ZYNE) has been assigned an average recommendation of “Buy” from the seven research firms that are presently covering the company, Marketbeat.com reports. One investment analyst has rated the stock with a hold rating and six have assigned a buy rating to the company. The average twelve-month price target among brokers that have […]

JERUSALEM, May 20, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Intec Pharma Ltd. (NASDAQ: NTEC) (“Intec” or “the Company”) today announces that the European Patent Office has granted the Company European Patent No. 2997953 titled, “DELIVERY DEVICE FOR ORAL INTAKE OF AN AGENT,” and covers Intec’s gastro-retentive drug delivery device with perforated external film. The new European patent joins Intec Pharma’s intellectual […]