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GW Pharma stock jumps to record after DEA stance on its CBD drug, cannabis sector lags – MarketWatch
08 Jan
1:44

GW Pharma stock jumps to record after DEA stance on its CBD drug, cannabis sector lags – MarketWatch

Shares of GW Pharmaceuticals PLC surged to a record high Thursday, after the medical-marijuana company announced a new Drug Enforcement Administration stance on its approved drug containing cannabidiol, or CBD. Specifically, the DEA said Thursday it now places FDA-approved drugs with CBD in “Schedule V,” which it defines as having […]

Panel recommends FDA approval of epilepsy drug derived from marijuana – STAT
06 Jan
7:55

Panel recommends FDA approval of epilepsy drug derived from marijuana – STAT

An expert panel on Thursday unanimously recommended that the Food and Drug Administration approve a new medicine for two rare and devastating forms of epilepsy, paving the way for the authorization of what would be the country’s first medication made from marijuana. The 13-0 vote from the FDA advisory committee […]

Anxiety Relief Without The High? New Studies On CBD, A Cannabis Extract – OPB News
06 Jan
10:00

Anxiety Relief Without The High? New Studies On CBD, A Cannabis Extract – OPB News

As more states legalize marijuana, there’s growing interest in a cannabis extract — cannabidiol, also known as CBD. It’s marketed as a compound that can help relieve anxiety — and, perhaps, help ease aches and pains, too. Part of the appeal, at least for people who don’t want to get high, is […]

One Florida family risked everything to treat son with medical marijuana | Features – Tampabay.com
05 Jan
11:52

One Florida family risked everything to treat son with medical marijuana | Features – Tampabay.com

One Florida family risked everythingto treat their son with medical marijuana Aug. 25, 2016 By CLAIRE MCNEILLTimes Staff Writer The Rockies unfurled outside Kristen Yeckley’s passenger window, but she kept her eyes on the speedometer. No more than 5 mph over the limit, she urged her mother. Hands at 10 […]

Kalytera Provides Update on Phase 2 Clinical Study Evaluating CBD in Prevention of Acute GVHD – GuruFocus.com
05 Jan
11:51

Kalytera Provides Update on Phase 2 Clinical Study Evaluating CBD in Prevention of Acute GVHD – GuruFocus.com

SAN FRANCISCO and TEL AVIV, Israel, Dec. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kalytera Therapeutics, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KALY and KALTF) (the “Company” or “Kalytera“) today announced positive interim data from its ongoing Phase 2 clinical study evaluating cannabidiol (“CBD”) for the prevention of acute graft versus host disease (“GVHD”) following […]

DEA approves importation of marijuana drug for tremor study – STAT
05 Jan
2:26

DEA approves importation of marijuana drug for tremor study – STAT

SAN DIEGO — In a rare move, the U.S. government has approved the importation of marijuana extracts from Canada for a clinical trial, highlighting a new avenue for American researchers who have long had trouble obtaining the drug for medical studies. The University of California, San Diego’s Center for Medicinal Cannabis […]

The biggest healthcare investor conference starts on Monday — here are the top 5 areas we’re keeping an eye on – Business Insider
05 Jan
12:54

The biggest healthcare investor conference starts on Monday — here are the top 5 areas we’re keeping an eye on – Business Insider

It was an action-packed year for cannabis, and 2019 is shaping up to be even livelier. Most of the excitement was driven by British drugmaker GW Pharmaceuticals, whose marijuana-based drug Epidiolex won regulators’ approval over the summer. That caught the eyes of analysts at JPMorgan, who launched coverage of GW […]

Kalytera Therapeutics Inc (OTCMKTS:KALTF) Is Positive on Phase II Clinical Trial of CBD for The Treatment of GVHD – MMJ Reporter
04 Jan
3:03

Kalytera Therapeutics Inc (OTCMKTS:KALTF) Is Positive on Phase II Clinical Trial of CBD for The Treatment of GVHD – MMJ Reporter

Kalytera Therapeutics Inc (OTCMKTS:KALTF) is jubilant on positive interim results of Phase II clinical trial of cannabidiol to prevent GVHD (graft versus host disease). Acute GVHD is a life-threatening disease that occurs after the patients are subjected to bone marrow transplantation. The transplanted cells sometimes attack vital organs of the […]

Kalytera Therapeutics Provides Update for Lead Program in Prevention and Treatment of GVHD – GlobeNewswire
03 Jan
10:14

Kalytera Therapeutics Provides Update for Lead Program in Prevention and Treatment of GVHD – GlobeNewswire

SAN FRANCISCO and TEL AVIV, Israel, Sept. 20, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Kalytera Therapeutics, Inc. (TSX VENTURE: KALY and OTCQB: KALTF) (the “Company” or “Kalytera“) today provided an update on its lead product development program evaluating cannabidiol (“CBD”) for the prevention and treatment of acute graft versus host disease (“GVHD”).GVHD […]

Medical Marijuana: Cannabis Extract CBD Used to Successfully Treat Psychosis – Newsweek
03 Jan
9:15

Medical Marijuana: Cannabis Extract CBD Used to Successfully Treat Psychosis – Newsweek

A single dose of cannabidiol (CBD), a chemical found in the cannabis plant, could help to ease symptoms of psychosis, according to a small study.  CBD is a compound present in cannabis plants that is already used to treat rare childhood epilepsy. Unlike the psychoactive ingredient tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), it doesn’t […]