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Priorclave Autoclave Saves University Thousands

Change from a 350 litre Power-Door autoclave to a Priorclave 450 litre laboratory autoclave installed in the ‘plant’ research laboratory of York University’s Biology Department has strengthened its green credentials, slashing significantly energy costs associated with running a sterilisation process for compost and vegetation with a massive 90% reduction in water usage....

People who use medical cannabis are less likely to abuse opioids, research finds

Could plant medicine be the solution to the pharma industry-created opioid epidemic? Despite being marked with stigmata, the cannabis plant has continued to prove its medicinal value - even under strict prohibition via the federal government. Multiple studies have shown that marijuana, when used medicinally, reduces the risk of opioid abuse - and some research has even suggested that medical canna...

CollPlant opens Rehovot rhCollagen production plant

The facility is designed for purification of rhCollagen and formulation of end-products, including BioInks for 3D bioprinting and its proprietary tissue repair products.

Mylan cuts workforce at West Virginia plant by 15%

The announcement leaves approximately 3,000 employees at the Morgantown location, a site that is primarily dedicated to production of oral drugs.

Microbial CMO Wacker buys Dutch biotech plant

Wacker Chemie has acquired SynCo Bioâs site for manufacturing biopharmaceuticals, live microbial products, and vaccines, as well as its associated business, including more than 100 employees.

Food and Drug Law Institute Publishes Public Policy Article by 22nd Century’s Dr. James Swauger

Stakeholders in public health – and the tobacco industry – will support the FDA’s bold nicotine reduction plan 22nd Century Group, Inc. (NYSE American:XXII), a plant biotechnology company focused on tobacco harm reduction and Very Low Nicotine tobacco, announced today that the Food a

US Experts Back Marijuana-Based Drug For Childhood Seizures

NewsA medicine made from the marijuana plant moved one step closer to U.S. approval Thursday after federal health advisers endorsed it for the treatment of severe seizures in children with epilepsy.

Diamond CBD Helps to Bring Stakeholders From Across Kenya to Plant Trees in the Ngong Hills

Charity Event Organized by Exponential, Inc. (XPO2) on Thursday April 19th, 2018 in the Ngong Hills of Kenya FT LAUDERDALE, Fla., April 23, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- via OTC PR WIRE -- On Thursday, April 19th of 2018, PotNetwork Holdings, Inc.’s (OTC Pink:POTN) wholly owned subsidiary, Diamond CBD, Inc., brought together children from various group homes around Kajiado, Kenya to take part ...

Long-Term Study Reveals Flip in Plant Responses to Carbon Dioxide

The 20-year project calls into question the conventional wisdom about the role plants will play in mitigating future climate change.

Olly unveils new bars

Plant ‘vaccines’, CRISPR gene editing could increase crop yields and reduce pesticide use

How ‘regulatory lag’ in approving GMO crops hurts international trade

Honoring the Earth With a Plant-Forward Journey: Q & A With Aramark's Chef David Leicht

SOURCE: Aramark DESCRIPTION:In partnership with The Humane Society of the United States (HSUS), Aramark is conducting a series of plant-based culinary trainings for chefs like David Leicht, Certified Executive Chef (CEC), American Academy of Chefs (AAC) and Regional Culinary Director for the Mid-Atlantic Region. In this Q & A, David talks about his plant-forward journey.   Tell us a little a...

Astellas sells Agensys facilities to Gilead

Ownership of the California sites will be transferred to Gilead's Kite unit, which has a nearby plant for the production of its CAR-T therapies.

Researchers Develop First Gene Drive Targeting Worldwide Crop Pest

Innovation establishes method to control invasive fly that deposits eggs in fruit crops, causing millions in damage

GW Pharmaceuticals and U.S. Subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences Announces the Unanimous Positive Result of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting for First Plant-Based Pharmaceutical Cannabidiol Treatment for Seizures in Patients with Two Rare, Severe Forms of Epile

LONDON and CARLSBAD, Calif., April 19, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- GW Pharmaceuticals plc (Nasdaq:GWPH) (“GW”, “the Company” or “the Group”), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, along with its U.S. subsidiary Greenwich Biosciences, today announced that the Peripheral a...

Agricultural tech startup Indigo uses microbes to improve crops

Syngenta Announces a New Malaria Insecticide Entering Early Development Phase

Syngenta announced today that a new insecticide active ingredient with a novel mode of action to address resistance in the control of malaria vectors is entering the early development phase. The new ingredient, comes from collaboration between Syngenta and the Innovative Vector Control Consortium (IVCC) to identify and develop new lead areas of novel chemi...

Cannabis United Launches the Educational Resource

4/20 is all about celebrating cannabis, is a new educational resource to help people celebrate responsibly. BEND, Ore. (PRWEB) April 18, 2018 This Friday, millions of people will be celebrating the cannabis plant, yet many don't have a basic understanding of this controversial method of recreation and medication. There’s a new website dedicated to educating everyone. A cond...

FDA staff positive on GW Pharma drug for seizures

Agency documents on the first whole-plant-based cannabis drug Epidiolex appear favorable for GW ahead of the Thursday advisory meeting. 

Here’s The Buzz On The Latest Biotech Jobs

Hello biotechnologists, You’ll be buzzing for the jobs we’ve got lined up this week! Check out the PhD position in plant biotechnology at SLU or the position at Advanced Accelerator Applications as the global head of market access. Just starting out? Check out the internship ... This awesome article Here’s The Buzz On The Latest Biotech Jobs appeared first on B...

STAT Plus: FDA takes how long to warn companies about plant problems?

The findings come amid ongoing concerns over the quality of the supply chain, an issue that has plagued the FDA for the last several years.

Marijuana-based drug gets positive review from FDA

The FDA says a closely watched medicine made from the marijuana plant significantly reduces seizures in children with severe forms of epilepsy and warrants approval.

Will public embrace CRISPR crops if they can help feed our growing population and protect the environment?

Podcast: How anti-GMO activists used ‘fake news’ to attack University of Florida plant scientist Kevin Folta

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