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The Hydropothecary Corporation Engages CFN Media to Develop New Investor Audience

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:30:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CFN Media", "CannabisFN"), the leading agency and digital media network dedicated to the North American cannabis industry, today announced that The Hydropothecary Corporation (TSX VENTURE: THCX) has engaged CFN Media to conduct a 3-month investor and market visibility program beginning on October 16th, 2017.




Violet Defense Technology Launches S.A.G.E. UV, a Powerful, Broad Spectrum, Pulsed Xenon Product Line, Designed to Disinfect an Entire Room

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:00:00 EDT

The anti-microbial line uses ultraviolet light to effectively kill bacteria, mold, fungi, and viruses on surfaces and in the air




Abattis Offers a Solution to Canada's Cannabis Pesticide Problem -- CFN Media

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CannabisFN"), the leading creative agency and media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article discussing Abattis Bioceuticals Corp. (CSE: ATT) (CNSX: ATT) (CNSX: ATT.CN) (OTCQB: ATTBF), whose wholly-owned subsidiary is one of the only publicly-traded third-party cannabis testing laboratories. A steady stream of cannabis recalls has prompted regulators in Canada to call for the mandatory testing of cannabis for unauthorized pesticides. With only a handful of third-party laboratories licensed to test cannabis, these service providers are becoming increasingly important.




Healthcare IT / Digital Health Companies Raise $5.5 Billion in VC Funding in First Nine Months of 2017, More than All of 2016

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:55:00 EDT

$1.5 Billion in VC Funding in Q3 2017, Reports Mercom Capital Group




Skinvisible, Inc. (SKVI) Engages NetworkNewsWire for Corporate Communications Solutions

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - Skinvisible, Inc. ("Skinvisible") (OTCQB: SKVI), a research and development company whose patented Invisicare® delivery technology can be used to revitalize or create new medical or skincare products, including those offered within the medicinal and recreational cannabis market, announces that it has engaged the corporate communications expertise of NetworkNewsWire ("NNW").




Marijuana Company of America Engages NetworkNewsWire for Corporate Communications Solution

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

ESCONDIDO, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA INC. ("MCOA" or the "Company") (OTC: MCOA), an innovative hemp and cannabis corporation with diverse operations and joint ventures in the legal hemp and cannabis industry, announced today that it has engaged the corporate communications expertise of NetworkNewsWire ("NNW").




Solis Tek, Inc. Enhances its Digital Lighting Product Offerings; Introduces Controller to Enable Commercial Growers to Take Complete Control of Lighting Environment

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

Controller Developed Specifically for the Lighting Conditions Required for Cannabis, Enables Growers to More Effectively Replicate the Sun's Light Cycles




Aphria Inc. Announces $80 Million Bought Deal

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 08:24:05 EDT

LEAMINGTON, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 17, 2017) -




REPEAT - Cannabis Wheaton Provides Initial Advance of $5,000,000 to Beleave

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 17, 2017) - Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. (TSX VENTURE: CBW) ("Cannabis Wheaton"or"CBW") and Beleave Inc. (CSE: BE) (OTCQX: BLEVF) ("Beleave" or the "Company") are pleased to announce that, further to the news release dated October 5, 2017, CBW has provided an initial advance of $5,000,000 in non-dilutive debt financing by way of an instrument evidencing a debt obligation repayable in product equivalents (the "D.O.P.E. Note"). As previously announced, the proceeds of the D.O.P.E Note will be used by Beleave to fund the construction of an expansion facility, to be situated adjacent to Beleave's current facility outside of Hamilton, Ontario.




BioCorRx CEO Brady Granier Appears on MichaeLA on HLN to Discuss Alcohol Addiction

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

ANAHEIM, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - BioCorRx Inc. (OTCQB: BICX) (the "Company"), a developer and provider of advanced solutions in the treatment of alcohol and opioid addictions, today announced that Brady Granier, President & CEO of BioCorRx, appeared as a guest on MichaeLA hosted by Michaela Pereira live from CNN's Los Angeles bureau, to discuss alcohol addiction and the BioCorRx® Recovery Program, which works to help people suffering from alcohol and opioid abuse disorders. The segment can be viewed in the News & Media section of the BioCorRx website. To find out more information on the BioCorRx Recovery Program please visit www.beataddiction.com.




Ubiquitech Nine Month Revenue Up 44% From the Year Ago Period, Third Quarter 2017 Revenues Increase 25% From the Previous Year

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

DENVER, CO--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - Ubiquitech Software Corp. (OTC PINK: UBQU), through its operating subsidiary HempLifeToday.com, today announced its third quarter 2017 financial results. Revenues for the quarter increased to $1,134,310 from $906,352 during the prior year period, with earnings of $73,101 during the third quarter of 2017.




Medigus Receives First Purchase Order From Izasa Hospital in Spain for Its MUSE System

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

OMER, ISRAEL--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - Medigus Ltd. (NASDAQ: MDGS) (TASE: MDGS), a medical device company developing minimally invasive endosurgical tools and a leader in direct visualization technology, today announced that Izasa Hospital, S.L.U., a distributor of medical products in the hospital sector, has provided an initial purchase order (PO) for the Medigus Ultrasonic Surgical Endostapler, or MUSET system. The PO covers the cost of a MUSET system console and endoscopic device, which will be available for use on patients suffering from gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD).




The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine Releases Agenda for Fifth Annual 2017 European Advanced Therapies Investor Day

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 04:00:00 EDT

LONDON, UNITED KINGDOM and WASHINGTON, DC--(Marketwired - Oct 17, 2017) - The Alliance for Regenerative Medicine (ARM), the international advocacy organization representing the cell and gene therapy and broader regenerative medicine sector, along with co-hosts UK BioIndustry Association (BIA) and the Cell and Gene Therapy Catapult, releases the agenda for its annual European Advanced Therapies Investor Day, to be held November 9, 2017 in London.




Cannabis Wheaton Provides Initial Advance of $5,000,000 to Beleave

Tue, 17 Oct 2017 00:01:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 17, 2017) - Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. (TSX VENTURE: CBW) ("Cannabis Wheaton"or"CBW") and Beleave Inc. (CSE: BE) (OTCQX: BLEVF) ("Beleave" or the "Company") are pleased to announce that, further to the news release dated October 5, 2017, CBW has provided an initial advance of $5,000,000 in non-dilutive debt financing by way of an instrument evidencing a debt obligation repayable in product equivalents (the "D.O.P.E. Note"). As previously announced, the proceeds of the D.O.P.E Note will be used by Beleave to fund the construction of an expansion facility, to be situated adjacent to Beleave's current facility outside of Hamilton, Ontario.




Emblem Announces $25 Million Bought Deal

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 16:41:58 EDT

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwired - Oct. 16, 2017) -




Athletes Free to Embrace CBD After WADA Decision - But There's a Catch -- CFN Media

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2017) - CFN Media Group ("CannabisFN"), the leading creative agency and media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article discussing the World Anti-Doping Agency's (WADA) recent decision to remove cannabidiol (CBD) from its list of banned substances in 2018, and that decision's ramifications for Medical Marijuana Inc.'s (OTC PINK: MJNA) subsidiary, HempMeds®.




CannaVision Secures Next Medical Cannabis and Pain Management Clinic Facility on Bay Pines Blvd. Across from Bay Pines VA Hospital in St. Petersburg, Florida

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2017) - StereoVision Entertainment Inc. (OTC PINK: SVSN), a publicly traded Nevada corporation announced today that their majority owned medical cannabis clinic and industrial hemp subsidiary CannaVision, has secured their next medical cannabis and pain management clinic facility at 9607 Bay Pines Blvd., St. Petersburg, Florida 33708.




BioElectronics Announces Independent Back Pain Clinical Study Pulsed Neuromodulation Therapy (ActiPatch) for Chronic Musculoskeletal Lower Back Pain

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

FREDERICK, MD--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2017) - BioElectronics Corporation (OTC PINK: BIEL), www.bielcorp.com is pleased to announce the commencement of a clinical study investigating the efficacy of ActiPatch in treating chronic musculoskeletal lower back pain. Low back pain is highly prevalent and affects 1 in 3 adult Americans, accounting for about $ 90 billion in direct spending every year.




INmune Bio Appoints Edgardo Baracchini to its Board of Directors, Gains Additional Licensing and Business Development Expertise

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

LA JOLLA, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 16, 2017) - INmune Bio, Inc., a cancer immunotherapy company focused on developing therapies that harness the patient's innate immune system to attack their cancer, today announces the appointment of Edgardo "Ed" Baracchini, PhD. to its board of directors. Dr. Baracchini, the Chief Business Officer of Xencor since 2010, brings transactional and business development expertise that is well-aligned with INmune Bio's expanding product portfolio.




REPEAT - Cannabis Wheaton Announces Strategic Alliance With Large Convenience Store Group

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:30:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 16, 2017) - Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. (TSX VENTURE: CBW) ("Cannabis Wheaton", "CW", or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered an exclusive strategic alliance with the corporate owner of a national chain of convenience stores (the "Convenience Store Group") to develop and implement cannabis distribution and retail sale opportunities at all Convenience Store Group locations (collectively, the "Responsible Retailing Program").




Vitality Biopharma Announces Publication of International PCT Patent Filing for Cannabinoid Pharmaceuticals

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

Prodrug technology enables delivery of cannabinoids without psychoactivity for treatment of pediatric conditions




Cannabis Wheaton Announces Strategic Alliance With Large Convenience Store Group

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 00:01:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 16, 2017) - Cannabis Wheaton Income Corp. (TSX VENTURE: CBW) ("Cannabis Wheaton", "CW", or the "Company") is pleased to announce that it has entered an exclusive strategic alliance with the corporate owner of a national chain of convenience stores (the "Convenience Store Group") to develop and implement cannabis distribution and retail sale opportunities at all Convenience Store Group locations (collectively, the "Responsible Retailing Program").




International Endeavors Announces Agreement with Kubby Cryogenics, Inc. for Medical Marijuana Expansion

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 09:00:00 EDT

TEMECULA, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2017) - International Endeavors Corporation (OTC: IDVV) ("IEC") is pleased to announce the Company has signed an MOU with Kubby Cryogenics Inc.




Endexx and C3 Global Biosciences at Booth 420 at the 3rd Annual Southwest Cannabis Conference & Expo in Phoenix

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:00:00 EDT

Held on October 13-14, 2017 at the Phoenix Convention Center South Building, Arizona




NEMUS Bioscience Provides Further Update on Previously Announced $20 Million Schneider Financing

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 08:00:00 EDT

COSTA MESA, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 13, 2017) - NEMUS Bioscience, Inc. (OTCQB: NMUS) (the "Company") today announced a further update to its news releases dated May 4, 2017 and July 11, 2017 with respect to the signing of a private placement with Schneider Finance LLC, an affiliate of Schneider Brothers Ltd, a global closed investment fund, for the sale of 1,000,000 shares of Series E Preferred Stock of the Company for gross proceeds of $20,000,000. As previously announced, SB Securities Ltd, an affiliate of Schneider Brothers Ltd, entered into a guaranty to the benefit of the Company that guarantees the payment of the $20,000,000 investment.




Endonovo Receives Positive Results from Pre-Clinical Study of Non-Invasive Electroceutical

Fri, 13 Oct 2017 07:30:00 EDT

Non-Invasive Electroceutical Significantly Increased Cardiac Function and Reduced Ventricular Remodeling in Infarcted Animals




Psoriatic Arthritis' Impact Not Always Visible or Understood, Patients Say

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 13:15:00 EDT

Unseen Symptoms Frustrating to Explain to Others




InspireMD Announces Distribution Agreement for MGuard Prime(TM) in Chile

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 10:35:37 EDT

TEL AVIV, ISRAEL--(Marketwired - Oct 12, 2017) - InspireMD, Inc. (NYSE American: NSPR) (NYSE MKT: NSPR), a leader in embolic prevention systems (EPS) / thrombus management technologies and neurovascular devices, today announced it has signed an agreement with CorpMedical Chile Ltda, a leading medical distributor in Chile, with its headquarters in Santiago de Chile, to distribute the MGuard PrimeT Embolic Protection System (EPS) for the treatment of acute coronary syndromes, namely Acute Myocardial Infarctions (AMI).




Avadim Technologies, Inc. Awarded Patient Cleansing and Skin Care, Bag-Based Agreement With Premier Inc.

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:34:32 EDT

ASHEVILLE, NC--(Marketwired - October 12, 2017) - Today, Avadim Technologies, Inc. ("Avadim"), the Bionome Therapies life sciences company, is announcing that the company has been awarded a group purchasing agreement for the Patient Cleansing and Skin Care Bag-Based category of products, with Premier Inc. Effective October 1, 2017, the new agreement allows Premier members, at their discretion, to take advantage of special pricing and terms pre-negotiated by Premier for Avadim's product line of packaged impregnated cloth products containing Avadim's patented, low pH, microbiome-compliant Theraworx® Technology skin care formulation.




MCIG Enters into the Cryptocurrency Market, Partnering with Render Payment

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 09:30:04 EDT

LAS VEGAS, NV--(Marketwired - Oct 12, 2017) - mCig, Inc. (OTCQB: MCIG), a diversified company servicing the legal cannabis markets, enters into the cryptocurrency market, partnering with Render Payment during its Pre-ICO (Initial Coin Offering).




PotNetwork Holding Inc. Strengthens Advisory Board with the Appointment of Distinguished Medical Marijuana Certified Physician

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

Dr. Michael McKenzie joins Diamond CBD to provide guidance on the development of cannabinoid formulations




Rainmaker Worldwide Appoints New CFO to Take Company Through Next Phases of Growth

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:30:00 EDT

PETERBOROUGH, ON--(Marketwired - Oct 12, 2017) - To accelerate the company's worldwide markets over the coming years, Rainmaker (OTC: RAKR) is pleased to announce the appointment of our new CFO, Mr. Michael Dohaney.




True Leaf Engages Boustead Securities to Underwrite Regulation A+ Offering

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT

VANCOUVER, BC--(Marketwired - October 12, 2017) - True Leaf Medicine International Ltd. ("True Leaf") (CSE: MJ) (CSE: MJ.CN) (CNSX: MJ) (FRANKFURT: TLA) (OTCQB: TRLFF), a company involved in the hemp and cannabis-based product industry, has filed a preliminary offering circular with the Securities and Exchange Commission ("SEC") pursuant to the Regulation A framework, which is open to both accredited and unaccredited investors.




Hemp, Inc. Announces Prominent Media Coverage by Huffington Post

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 06:00:00 EDT

SPRING HOPE, NC--(Marketwired - Oct 12, 2017) - Hemp, Inc. (OTC PINK: HEMP), a global leader in the industrial hemp industry with the largest hemp mill in the western hemisphere, announced today that the Company's role in supporting hemp production and manufacturing in North Carolina was recently featured in an October 7, 2017 Huffington Post article titled "Hemp Inc. Pioneers Industrial Hemp Revolution With North America's Largest Industrial Hemp Processing Facility." This indicates the company has positioned itself on the frontlines of America's hemp revolution.




Parkway Pantai Introduces Precision Medicine To Customise Treatment Plans For Cancer Patients

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 21:00:00 EDT

Patients to benefit from precision medicine and more accurate diagnostics in Parkway Pantai's hospitals across Asia; Acquired precision medicine platform through 55 per cent stake in Angsana Holdings




GeoVax Reports Significant Advance in HIV Vaccine Development

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 14:00:00 EDT

Elicitation of a Key Precursor for Broadly Neutralizing Antibody for the HIV CD4 Binding Site




FDS Achieves Pharmacist eCare Plan Level I Capability

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 11:02:41 EDT

FDS Expands its Portfolio of Patient Care Offerings in Support of Care Coordination and Enhanced Pharmacy Services




CannabisNewsWire Announces Publication Discussing the Diverse Landscape of the Cannabis Industry

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:30:00 EDT

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2017) - CannabisNewsWire ("CNW"), a multifaceted financial news and publishing company for the cannabis industry, today announces the publication of an editorial featuring SinglePoint, Inc. (OTC: SING), a client of CNW focused on strengthening its position in the marijuana industry through the acquisition of, or investment in, small to mid-sized cannabis companies.




Licensed Producers Are Going Global, But This One Stands Out -- CFN Media

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 09:00:00 EDT

SEATTLE, WA--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2017) -  CFN Media Group ("CannabisFN"), the leading creative agency and media network dedicated to legal cannabis, announces publication of an article covering Harvest One Cannabis Inc.'s (TSX VENTURE: HVST) tremendous progress in growing its international footprint. The company's wholly-owned United Greeneries subsidiary is awaiting approval from Health Canada for its ACMPR license to sell, but its wholly-owned Satipharm AG business has established an impressive presence in Europe, Australia, Canada, and Israel.




Medovex Corporation to Attend EUROSPINE 2017 October 11-13 in Dublin, Ireland

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

ATLANTA, GA--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2017) - Medovex Corp. (NASDAQ: MDVX) ("Medovex" or the "Company"), the developer of the DenerveX® System, a new and novel device designed for enduring relief of Facet Joint Syndrome related to chronic back pain, today announced the Company will be attending Attend EUROSPINE 2017 October 11-13 in Dublin, Ireland. Medovex will be at booth L40, Liffey.




INmune Bio to Present at the BIO Investor 2017 Healthcare Conference

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:30:00 EDT

LA JOLLA, CA--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2017) - INmune Bio, Inc., a cancer immunotherapy company focused on developing therapies that harness the patient's innate immune system to attack their cancer, today announces that company president and CEO RJ Tesi MD will present at the BIO Investor 2017 Healthcare Conference. 




MediXall Group, Inc. Preparing to Launch MediXaid.com

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 08:00:00 EDT

MediXaid Launches its consumer marketing outreach in preparation for the upcoming launch of the platform in late 2017




NutraFuels (NTFU) Begins Production on a New Line of Nutraceutical Products Using a Unique Patented Metered Dosing Nutrient Delivery Technology Called The Blast Cap

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 07:00:00 EDT




Amazonas Florestal Ltd. Releases Update Informing Public That its Subsidiary, Amazon Hemp Ltd., Is Ready To Resume Operations and Complete the Harvesting Process for the First 100 Acre Field Beginning This Week After A Slow Down Of Operations Due to Inclement Weather

Wed, 11 Oct 2017 06:00:00 EDT

MIAMI, FL--(Marketwired - Oct 11, 2017) - Amazonas Florestal Ltd. (www.azflusa.com) (OTC PINK: AZFL), a natural resources company dedicated to innovative, sustainable forest management, industrial CBD hemp and the certification and sales of carbon credits wants to update shareholders and investors that the Company will resume operations this week in order to complete harvesting process for the first 100 acre plantation between this week and the next. The company informs that delay was due to the inclement weather in the area that caused a major slowdown in these operations. Better weather is expected this week and the next and should provide a window to complete the harvest of this first field. The Company also informs that its facilities at Fort Lupton are ready and refurbished for storage and future lab/kitchen facilities.




Konica Minolta Collaborates with Tan Tock Seng Hospital to Bring an Automatic Wound Measurement and Monitoring Solution to the Medical Industry

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 22:54:08 EDT

SINGAPORE--(Marketwired - Oct 10, 2017) - Konica Minolta, an integral value provider with customer-centric solutions, and Tan Tock Seng Hospital (TTSH), one of Singapore's largest multi-disciplinary hospitals, have collaborated on the investigation of automatic wound (pressure ulcer) measurement and monitoring solution. The clinical study result of using a non-contact hand-held wound measurement device (HWMD) was updated at the recent Singapore Health & Biomedical Congress 2017.




Organic Cannabis Grow Kit to Launch on Indiegogo October 15, 2017

Tue, 10 Oct 2017 14:23:28 EDT

Introducing the BlueSky Organics Craft Cannabis Kit