Investigational Studies

The analysts wrote, “Epilepsy remains a challenging indication to treat, with over a third of patients (750k patients in the U.S.) who are inadequately controlled despite several antiepileptic drugs (market of $5B) taken concurrently. GW’s lead product, Epidiolex, an orphan drug designated oral CBD (cannabidiol), showed positive results in three P3 trials for Dravet (DS) […]

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LONDON, April 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GW Pharmaceuticals plc (GWPH) “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, today announced that the Company will present data from the pivotal Phase 3 trials […]

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LONDON, April 12, 2018 (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, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, today announced that the Company will present data from the pivotal Phase 3 trials […]

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LONDON, April 12, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — GW Pharmaceuticals plc (GWPH) “GW,” “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, today announced that the Company will present data from the pivotal Phase 3 trials […]

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All the way back in 2003 CSL Limited (ASX: CSL) shares were changing hands at under $12.00. Fifteen years later those same shares have increased in value by over 1,200% and recently traded as high as $159.62. While only time will tell whether the biotech shares listed below can have similar success, I think they […]

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The FDA Orphan Drug Designation program provides orphan status to drugs intended to treat rare diseases or disorders that affect less than 200,000 people in the USA. This designation gives Tetra a seven-year marketing exclusivity, after drug approval by the FDA, and provides Tetra potential incentives such as access to federal grants and tax credits […]

MMJ Bio Science has become the first company to obtain a Canadian license to produce medical cannabis, with the initial authorization covering products for multiple sclerosis and Huntington’s disease. The Health Canada license allows the company to extract cannabinoids from plants that it grows to produce therapies that will be tested in U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved studies. MMJ is pursuing […]

LONDON and CARLSBAD, Calif., March 13, 2018 (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, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, today announced receipt of Notices of Allowance for five new Epidiolex® […]

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MMJ BioScience received a licence from Health Canada to develop cannabis-derived products based on proprietary formulations for the treatment of Huntington’s disease and multiple sclerosis (MS). The license will enable MMJ to extract active pharmaceutical ingredients from the cannabis plant to manufacture gelcap medications and supply pharmaceutical-grade medicines for its studies which have been approved by […]

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