CannX Virtual Medical Cannabis Conference Kicks Off Next Week
The 5th International Medical Cannabis Conference covering a variety of topics in the industry, will take place October 26-28.
October 21, 2020
Israeli Researchers Say Medical Cannabis Could Effectively Treat Some COVID-19 Symptoms
Clinical trials for the potential treatment and prevention of COVID-19 using medical cannabis are scheduled to begin at Rambam Health Care Campus in the next few months.
June 15, 2020
From ‘Normalization To Legalization’: CannaTech Conference Hopes To Make Israel The Cannabis Nation
One thousand participants from 45 countries gathered in Tel Aviv this week for the 4th annual CannaTech conference.
April 03, 2019
New Israeli Study Shows Medical Cannabis Eases Autism Symptoms In Children
New research by scientists at BGU and Soroka Medical Center notes major improvements in measures such as quality of life, sleep, and mood.
February 12, 2019
Israeli Government Green Lights Medical Cannabis Exports
The decision, after at least a year of wrangling, paves the way for Israel to become a leading medical cannabis exporter and participant in a thriving sector that is expected to soar to $33 billion by 2022.
January 27, 2019
Medical Cannabis Device Firm Syqe Medical Raises $50M
The company developed the world's first selective-dose, pharmaceutical-grade medicinal plants inhalers.
January 01, 2019
Knesset Okays Medical Cannabis Export Law, Pending Cabinet’s Final Approval
The law paving the way for medical cannabis exports was approved 21-0 in the Israeli parliament but Netanyahu has final say.
December 26, 2018
Canadian Pharma Company To Acquire Israeli Medical Cannabis Firm Therapix Biosciences
Therapix shareholders will be receiving $48 million in stock in a transaction expected to close early next year.
October 24, 2018
Israeli Pharmacies To Start Selling Prescription Medical Cannabis Products on 4/20
Patients with medical cannabis licenses will soon be able to buy their prescription products at their local pharmacies instead of assigned dispensaries.
April 10, 2018
Raphael Mechoulam,’Father Of Israeli Medical Cannabis Research,’ Nabs US Botanical Award
The organic chemist, world-renown for his work on medical cannabis, won the American Botanical Council annual botanical research award.
March 20, 2018
L’HIGHim: Medical Cannabis Firm Inks $110M Deal, As Future Of Exports Still Uncertain
Medivie Therapeutic says it signed an agreement with an unnamed international investor to grow and export the plant, whether from Israel or another country.
March 04, 2018
Israel’s Cannabis Farmers Plan Day In Court Over Freeze On Medical Marijuana Exports
Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has drawn widespread anger for pumping the brakes on reforms meant to allow large-scale exports of medical cannabis.
February 12, 2018
Israel Sees Booming Demand From Farmers To Grow Cannabis
Nearly 400 Israeli farmers submitted applications for permits to grow marijuana after the government eased restrictions on medical cannabis last year.
December 20, 2017
Meet The ‘Designer’ Strains Of Marijuana Bred In Israel To Treat A Wide Range Of Illnesses
Different strains of medical cannabis can now be used to treat conditions from depression to epilepsy, with Israeli 'designer' marijuana leading the market.
January 20, 2015
World’s First Precision Medical Marijuana Inhaler Hopes To Remove Stigma Of Smoking The Green Stuff
Israeli startup Syqe has invented the world's first 3D-printed medical marijuana inhaler, giving doctors and patients much more control over dosage.
October 05, 2014