Tag: Canada

Weed Sales Jump In Canada During Pandemic

Written by Sheena Beronio Canada – Ontario and Alberta cannabis stores experienced an “unprecedented demand” of products amidst the country’s fight to contain the coronavirus pandemic or the COVID-19 outbreak, according to industry sources. As per Marijuana Business Daily sources, the growing pandemic doesn’t seem to affect the supply chains at the moment. However, Canadian […]

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Choklat Gets License to Make Cannabis Chocolate

Written by Sheena Beronio Namaste Technologies Inc announced that Choklat Inc had secured a license from Health Canada to create a line of cannabis-infused chocolate bars, drinks, and sugar-infused products. Choklat Inc is a manufacturer of chocolate in which Namaste Technologies Inc holds 49% equity. The news propelled Namaste’s stock from 16.4% to US$0.30 in […]

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XPhyto Therapeutics’ Cannabis Lab Opens in Canada

Written by Sheena Beronio XPhyto Therapeutics announced recently that its pharmaceutical-grade extraction and processing laboratory in the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Alberta, Edmonton, Canada, is fully operational. Professor Raimar Loebenberg, the founder and director of XPhyto and the Drug Development and Innovation Centre at the University of Alberta, leads the operation […]

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Canadian Scientists Say Flavonoids Provide Pain Killing Power in Pot

Thanks to Canadian legalization, scientists have discovered how the cannabis plant produces molecules (flavonoids) that are highly effective at tackling pain. The team behind the research hope their findings might one day help us create new painkillers that come without the troublesome side effect of potential addiction. The team, based at the University of Guelph, […]

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