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29 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Momentum Builds Behind the Push for Psilocybin Decriminalization

Several recent developments indicate that psychedelic products for medical use are getting the attention of businesses and politicians alike. For...


28 May, 2020, 14:45 BST Increasing Amount of Consumers Turning to CBD Products to Strengthen Immune System

There is an ever increasing amount of data that appears to show that we have not yet grasped… scientifically… the full medicinal uses of Cannabis and ...


28 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Gig Economy Crucial for Assisting Restaurants to Navigate Complex Regulations While Gearing Back Up

While restaurants are going empty, food delivery is actually going strong… for the food delivery companies but now, many restauranteers are...


28 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Clinical Studies & Research Progressing for Finding Cure for Glioblastoma

Glioblastoma is a type of brain cancer. It's the most common type of malignant brain tumor among adults. And it is usually very aggressive, which...


28 May, 2020, 13:50 BST CBD Oil Market Size Projected Steady Increase In Year-to-year Growth Exceeding $1 Trillion by 2025

Under the extremely large Cannabis umbrella, it is sometimes hard to remember what all the abbreviations stand for and what those products (infused...


28 May, 2020, 13:45 BST The Gold-Silver Price Ratio is Closing and Turning Investor Interest Toward Silver Stocks

The silver price is gaining traction, bringing the gold-silver price ratio down from historical highs and creating a ton of buzz around the silver...


28 May, 2020, 07:41 BST EQT Acquires Freepik Company, the Global Leading, Freemium Provider of Digital Visual Content

The EQT Mid Market Europe fund ("EQT" or "EQT Mid Market") has entered into an agreement to acquire a majority stake of Freepik Company ("Freepik" or ...


27 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Innovative Advancements in Medical Imaging Devices Hold the Potential to Save Lives

The medical device industry is seeing strong growth thanks to new technologies and developing medical infrastructure around the world. As emerging...


27 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Psychedelics Seek to Emulate Cannabis' Rise to Social Acceptance

There have been several important developments in the psychedelics market in recent years that indicate a change in public sentiment around such...


27 May, 2020, 13:50 BST Worldwide Demand For Meat Products Steadily Rising

The worldwide demand for meat products has been rising steadily for years and is projected to continue. Both the processing markets and the packaging ...


27 May, 2020, 13:45 BST CBD Infused Beverages Market Size Expected to Reach $2.8 Billion by 2025

In the past, THC and CBD were (and still are) battling it out for what segment is achieving the higher percentage and the total amount of revenues...


27 May, 2020, 13:30 BST Biotech Brief: Global Glioblastoma Multiforme Drug Market Could Exceed $1.4 Billion by 2025

Multiple industry reports project that the global Glioblastoma multiforme (GBM) drugs market is expected to reach nearly $1.4 billion by 2025,...


26 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Personal Protective Equipment Eases Fears During Period of Global Unrest

Infectious diseases such as Ebola, Influenza, Zika, MERS and the recent pandemic that is still spreading, cause enormous loss of life and devastate...


26 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Shifting Regulations Paint a Hopeful Picture for the Online Gambling Industry

The increasing popularity of online gambling is attributed to several factors, such as advancements in the field of digital marketing, wider...


26 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Psychedelics Begin Gradual Climb to Medical Status

The fast pace of technological development in the biotechnology industry and the shifting market demands require continuous innovation. This, in...


26 May, 2020, 13:00 BST The $8 Trillion Megatrend Taking Over Wall Street

Two megatrends are converging to create an investment opportunity that could ramp up like the smartphone revolution. Total annual sales for one could ...


21 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Why Small Businesses Are Embracing the Freelance Gig Economy in Current COVID-19 Crisis

As people limit their ventures out and restaurants are forced to go takeout-only in many cities, food delivery services are seeing an explosion in...


21 May, 2020, 14:20 BST Short-term Lithium Oversupply Issues Creating Long-term Opportunity

At the moment, lithium prices are slumping on oversupply concerns. So much so, companies like Albemarle have delayed construction plans for nearly...


21 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Researchers Delve Into Psychedelics in Search of Novel Therapies

The trend of cannabis legalization in several countries is one of the key factors driving the market's growth. Additionally, the use of cannabis for...


20 May, 2020, 14:18 BST Clinical Research and Development Efforts Booming in Midst of COVID-19 Health Crisis

Fighting the new global pandemic is a top priority in medical research and pharmaceutical development. Hundreds of organizations are working on...


19 May, 2020, 13:30 BST COVID-19 Treatments and Vaccine Developments Picking Up Welcomed Pace

The global science community is arguably facing one of its greatest challenges yet in the current global healthcare crisis. Article after article...


19 May, 2020, 13:30 BST 3D Printing Plays Vital Role in New Normal

COVID-19 has disrupted every aspect of life, accelerating changes in everything from simple daily tasks to traditional key business models; citizens...


19 May, 2020, 13:00 BST The $30 Trillion Mega-trend to Watch as Markets Bounce Back

The economy is reopening, stock markets are already bouncing back in a hedge on the future, and we're about to see the biggest shift in capital in...


18 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Exciting Diagnostic Innovations Alter the Healthcare Landscape

Among the plethora of segments within the medical devices industry, the medical imaging technology segment is one of the most vibrant. It includes...


14 May, 2020, 14:25 BST Why Drones Could be a Game Changer for Health Care and Military Needs

A recent article from NPR said that drone delivery systems are one step closer to reality. The report said: "Drones with longer ranges could...