Cannabis Science Announces its Attendance at KushCon -the World's Largest Cannabis Lifestyle Convention - Speaking Engagement by Dr. Robert Melamede and Company Display Booth

Dec 15, 2010, 13:55 ET from Cannabis Science, Inc.

DENVER,  Dec. 15, 2010 /PRNewswire/ -- Cannabis Science, Inc. (OTC Bulletin Board: CBIS), a pioneering US biotech company developing pharmaceutical cannabis products, is pleased to announce that Dr. Robert Melamede, Cannabis Science CEO, will be speaking at KushCon ( Convention in Denver, CO. This event will be the largest cannabis industry event in human history and takes place from December 17-19, 2010. Dr. Melamede will focus his speech on 'Cannabis prohibition and the biology of the American Taliban'.

Cannabis Science will have a display and information booth at KushCon to inform investors and patients regarding the Company's stock and listings, medical cannabis products, delivery systems, FDA trials and other important information. Please be sure to stop by to say hello and learn more about Cannabis Science and how you can get involved to change the world!

Dr. Robert Melamede, Cannabis Science CEO said that, "KushCon is a great forum to discuss critical issues with medical marijuana legalization and how to satisfy the needs of patients. I'm excited for the opportunity to shed more light on why prohibition extremists are holding patients captive by restricting their access to medical cannabis. For modern main, cannabis is an essential nutrient that improves quality of life, minimizes pain and suffering, and provides people with a natural, holistic alternative to often deadly man-made pharmaceuticals. The proof is in the statistics; medical cannabis has never kill a single person in recorded history while conventional pharmaceuticals kill over one hundred thousand Americans each year. Add to that figure hundreds of thousand killed each year from alcohol and tobacco-related illnesses. Any intelligent, open-minded person can see the need for change"

About Cannabis Science, Inc.

Cannabis Science, Inc. is at the forefront of pharmaceutical grade medical marijuana research and development. The Company works with world authorities on phytocannabinoid science targeting critical illnesses, and adheres to scientific methodologies to develop, produce and commercialize phytocannabinoid-based pharmaceutical products. In sum, we are dedicated to the creation of cannabis-based medicines, both with and without psychoactive properties, to treat disease and the symptoms of disease, as well as for general health maintenance.

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