Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Receives Positive Results in the Development of Cannabinoid-anticancer Drugs
Sep 14, 2018, 10:57 ET
TEL AVIV, Israel and BETHESDA, Maryland, Sept. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (OTCQB: CNBX), a leader in personalized cannabinoid medicine focused on cancer and its side effects, today announced it has received encouraging results in its preclinical study showing one of its proprietary cannabinoid compounds causing higher rate of cancer cell death compared to traditional chemotherapy (fig.1).
Cannabics is rapidly expanding its database of cancer and cannabinoids and established a library of cannabinoid compounds to explore the biological versatility and entourage effect. Recently the company has been granted a patent in Israel on its core technology of screening the effectiveness of cannabis compounds on human biopsies. The research and development center, in Israel, has leveraged its capabilities and accomplished the implementation of the patented technology.
Cannabics is focusing on natural cannabinoids and its R&D open its doors for collaboration in the discovery of new anticancer compounds.
Dr. Eyal Ballan, Co-founder and CTO, said: "I am excited to share the positive results and hope for meaningful collaborations with industry leaders in cancer treatment. There is an advantage in developing cannabis medicine since we explore compounds that are been delivered to patients worldwide and to finetune the antitumor potential in such a dispersed treatment has a promising value."
About Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc.
Cannabics Pharmaceuticals Inc. (CNBX) is a U.S public company that has developed a platform which leverages novel drug-screening tools and artificial intelligence to develop cannabinoid-based therapies for cancer that are more precise to a patient's genetic profile. By developing tools to assess effectiveness on a personalized basis, Cannabics is helping to move cannabinoids into the future of cancer therapy. The company's R&D is based in Israel, where it is licensed by the Ministry of Health to conduct scientific and clinical research on cannabinoid formulations and Cancer.
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