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Bioengineers Close To Creating Painkillers Without Using Opium From Poppies
2014-08-27 03:56:55

By Tom Abate, Stanford School of Engineering A decade-long effort in genetic engineering is close to creating yeast that makes palliative medicines in stainless steel vats. For centuries poppy plants have been grown to provide opium, the compound from which morphine and other important medicines such as oxycodone are derived. Now bioengineers at Stanford have hacked the DNA of yeast, reprograming these simple cells to make opioid-based medicines via a sophisticated extension of the...

2014-08-27 08:27:45

RALEIGH, N.C., Aug. 27, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BioDelivery Sciences International, Inc. (NASDAQ: BDSI) announced that the company will be hosting an investor and analyst event and simultaneous webcast on Friday, September 5, 2014. The event is scheduled for 12-2 pm ET in New York City. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20110217/CL49801LOGO At this event, BDSI senior management will discuss the commercialization and launch plan for BUNAVAIL and provide updates on the BEMA(®)...

2014-08-26 12:29:32

Pre-Clinical Drug Development Targeting Potential Medicinal Applications Starting with Cancer and Neurological Disorders Being Investigated with Progress Report COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 26, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC-QB: CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is pleased to provide a guidance report on its current pre-clinical drug development programs underway, beginning with the scientific...

medical marijuana
2014-08-26 06:39:59

April Flowers for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Despite controversy and federal laws, a few states have made marijuana legal for medical use to manage chronic pain and other conditions. A new study, published in JAMA Internal Medicine, reveals that those states have a 25 percent lower rate of death by prescription drug overdose than in states where marijuana remains illegal. The research team included scientists from Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, the...

2014-08-25 12:27:02

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC-QB: CBIS), a U.S. company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is pleased to announce that it is in the final stages of negotiations for the acquisition of a company that has applied for a "Marihuana for Medical Purposes" (Canada) license with Health Canada. The application includes a site located in British Columbia, Canada with a highly experienced and...

2014-08-22 23:01:16

Cocaine and Teen Drug Abuse, A Guide Released Today By NoBullying http://nobullying.com/cocaine/ London, UK (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 Cocaine is a stimulant drug that is extremely addictive. It has been the drug of choice for many teens and youths. NoBullying releases today the guide to cocaine and teen drug abuse. Cocaine is extracted from coca leaves and was originally made to be a painkiller. One of the most serious ways to ingest cocaine is by injecting it. Cocaine is considered to be...

2014-08-22 08:24:59

Conference Hosted by L'Union Francophone pour les Cannabinoïdes en Médecine (UFCM iCare) COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Aug. 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC: CBIS), a U.S. Company specializing in cannabis formulation-based drug development and related consulting, is pleased to announce its sponsorship of UFCM iCare's third international medical cannabis conference taking place at the Faculty of Medicine of Strasbourg, France, on October 22, 2014. The multilingual...

2014-08-21 16:24:09

-- Next Gen and GreenRush Financial Conferences announce historic international partnership with Media Personalities Cheryl Shuman, American's First Lady of Cannabis to launch historic Cannabis Summit. -- Ms. Shuman brings with 30 years of expertise in the cannabis, celebrity and media industry and has launched over 1700 companies within the cannabis sector. -- First Cannabis entrepreneur to manage an historic $100 million...

2014-08-21 12:26:00

Abuse-Resistant Drugs, along with Rehabilitation and Regulation Seen as Essential CINCINNATI, Aug. 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Seventy-one percent of Americans believe the abuse of strong prescription pain medications such as OxyContin is a serious public health and safety issue in the United States, according to findings from a survey released today by Repass & Partners, a Cincinnati based research firm. "Americans understand the severity of the prescription medication abuse...

2014-08-21 08:29:16

Venture Will Leverage iBreedIT Technology and Seach Farming Assets to Fast-track New Strain Research and Development NEW YORK, August 21, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- BreedIT Corp., (OTCQB: BRDT) through its Israeli subsidiary, BreedIT Ltd., the exclusive worldwide license holder and distributor of highly sophisticated agro-breeding solutions software for plant breeders and researchers, today is pleased to announce the formation of KanaboSeed Ltd., a joint venture with Seach Ltd, a...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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