LOS ANGELES, Jan. 28, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: TAUG) or ("Tauriga" or "the Company"), a diversified life sciences company with interests in the natural wellness sector and in developing a proprietary synthetic biology platform technology, today announced that the Company has entered its branded TopiCanna product into the Southern California Cannabis Cup to be held in San Bernardino, California on February 7-8, 2015 (http://www.cannabiscup.com/southern-california). TopiCanna will compete for an award in the Southern California Cannabis Cup, in the new Medically Infused NonEdible category. This category is reserved for products like lotions, balms, patches and suppositories. Any cannabis infused product that is not eaten or smoked can be entered in this category.
Tauriga will also have a booth at the event and will feature the Company's new line of supplements in addition to its TopiCanna Cream. TopiCanna contains cannabidiol (CBD) oil from non-GMO industrial hemp that is grown without pesticides, herbicides, or chemical fertilizers. The oil has been lab tested for quality and is natural, safe and legal in the United States. Many who have used topical cannabis creams have reported decreased musculoskeletal pain. TopiCanna is designed to provide potential natural wellness and healing properties without narcotic effects. The Company's non-cannabis containing natural supplements include IndiCalm, natural calming formula without inducing cognitive impairment; ClearNaze, a natural decongestant without stimulant or drowsiness effects; Satietiva, an amino acid-based appetite suppressant; and MendWCan, a highly pure, potent and palatable Omega 3 supplement. Information on Tauriga's natural wellness line may be found on the Company's e-commerce site, www.taurigastore.com.
Tauriga's Chairman & CEO Dr. Stella Sung stated, "The Cannabis Cup is described as 'an event celebrating the incredibly diverse and emerging medical marijuana movement.' As such, it is an ideal opportunity to introduce our product line to new potential customers. We have been extremely pleased with the product feedback and testimonials we have already received, because it suggests we are using quality natural ingredients, such as CBD oil, amino acids, and botanicals to support well-being without narcotic effects. Our goal is to bring these benefits to as many people as possible."
About Tauriga Sciences, Inc.:
Tauriga Sciences, Inc. (OTCQB: TAUG) is a diversified life sciences company focused on generating profitable revenues in the natural wellness sector and in developing a proprietary synthetic biology platform technology. The mission of the Company is to acquire and build a diversified portfolio of cutting edge technology assets that is capital efficient and of significant value to the shareholders. The Company's business model includes the acquisition of licenses, equity stakes, rights on both an exclusive and non-exclusive basis, and entire businesses. Management is firmly committed to building lasting shareholder value in the short, intermediate, and long terms. Please visit the Company's corporate website at www.tauriga.com.
This press release does not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any of these securities, nor will there be any sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale is not permitted. Any securities offered or issued in connection with the above-referenced merger and/or investment have not been registered, and will be offered pursuant to an exemption from registration.
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