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07 May, 2020, 13:30 BST Commercial Drone Market Projected to Exceed US$129 Billion by 2025

The commercial drone and Artificial Intelligence (AI) cybersecurity markets are both projected to experience significant continued growth over the...


07 May, 2020, 13:00 BST The $30 Trillion Trend That Will Transform U.S. Stock Markets

By the time giant high-tech, cash-burning companies like Uber catch on to the $30-trillion-plus mega trend of sustainable investing, their...


07 May, 2020, 13:00 BST Magic Mushrooms Could Be the Next Investment Trend

With the market surging back to life, investors are poised to pounce on the next trend. And if you missed out on the biotech boom then you'll want to ...


05 May, 2020, 16:30 BST Legalization Fight for Psychedelics Draws Inspiration From Burgeoning Cannabis Market

A new industry is potentially developing, as more data suggests that psychedelic substances can be safely applied for medical purposes. Last year,...


05 May, 2020, 14:15 BST Biotech Brief: Global Market for Cancer Drug Candidates Could Exceed US$220 Billion by 2025

The global market for cancer therapies is projected to reach US$220. 5 billion by 2025, driven by the rise in cancer prevalence to epidemic...


05 May, 2020, 13:50 BST Solid Waste Management Market Estimated to Reach US$1.2 Trillion by 2026

The waste management market consists of collecting, transporting, disposing, recycling, and monitoring of waste items. The solid waste management...


05 May, 2020, 13:45 BST Nanoemulsion is Experiencing a Steep Demand Within Skincare - Cosmetics Industry

The global nanoemulsions market is forecast to reach USD $16.18 Billion by 2026, according to a new report by Reports and Data. Nanoemulsions have...


04 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Psychedelics to Emulate Cannabis' Path to Wider Acceptance in Medicine

Psychedelics are a class of pharmacological compounds that produce numerous changes in consciousness. The most commonly used psychedelic compounds...


04 May, 2020, 13:45 BST Growing Number of Collaborations in U.S. Public & Private Sectors Fueling Positive Coronavirus Vaccine Developments

Public and Private companies and governments around the globe are forming alliances to rapidly find treatments and vaccines to overcome this world...


01 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Advancements in Nano-tech Help Push the Boundaries of Cosmetics

The cosmetics industry has experienced an impressive period of growth over the past decade. Overall, there are many factors that have played in favor ...


01 May, 2020, 14:00 BST Psychedelic Products Gain Traction for Medicinal Purposes

Over the course of the past decade, several universities and research institutes have published breakthrough findings from studies conducted on the...


01 May, 2020, 13:30 BST Repurposed Antiviral Drugs Could Set a New 'Standard of Care' for COVID-19 Treatments Says Dr. Anthony Fauci

America's public-private sector collaboration on the global health crisis appears to have borne fruit… very quickly. The government has streamlined...


30 Apr, 2020, 14:29 BST Cosmetics/Skin Care Market Could Exceed US $750 Billion by 2025

The global cosmetic skincare market and the cosmetic market are projected to continue substantial growth through the next several years. A report...


29 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST Shifting Attitudes Towards Mental Health Open Doors to Innovative New Therapies

Newly developed cannabis products, both for medical and adult-use purposes, were at the forefront of the societal and behavioral shift towards more...


29 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST CBD's Multifarious Nature Allows for Innovative Collaborations

The continued trend of legalization of cannabis in numerous countries, and the growing awareness of cannabis products' viability for medical purposes ...


29 Apr, 2020, 13:45 BST Despite Ups and Downs, Cannabis Market Still Projected to Reach $89 Billion by 2024

It seems that as the global cannabis market continues to ebb and flow, its tentacles are reaching into traditionally unrelated markets such as...


28 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST Researchers Cast Gaze Towards Psychedelics in Search of Novel Therapies

The current pandemic has caught people and the healthcare systems off guard; the measures taken, such mandatory quarantines and social distancing, do ...


24 Apr, 2020, 13:00 BST The $30 Trillion Trend That's Bigger Than the Entire US Stock Market

While the current market is trouncing traditional investment themes, sustainable investing--already a $30-trillion mega trend--is calling all the...


23 Apr, 2020, 15:45 BST Scientists Worldwide Feverishly Working to Develop New Drug and Vaccine Candidates for COVID-19 Crisis

America's biopharmaceutical companies have recently reiterated that they are committed to developing solutions to help diagnose and treat those with...


23 Apr, 2020, 13:50 BST Orphan Drug Act Fueling $200 Billion Dollar Market

The Orphan Drug Designation program provides orphan status to drugs and biologics which are defined as those intended for the treatment, prevention...


22 Apr, 2020, 14:15 BST How the Gig Economy is Stepping Up To Help Americans Amid The Global COVID-19 Pandemic

A recent article from the U.S. Chamber of Commerce highlighted how GIG economy companies are solving staffing problems for restaurants both for...


22 Apr, 2020, 14:00 BST Scientists Gaining Hope for Finding COVID-19 Vaccine Faster Than Expected

Scientists around the world are trying to go where no man has gone before… to develop a vaccine in less than 12-18 months… much less. The pressure is ...


22 Apr, 2020, 13:50 BST America's Pharmacies Expanding Diabetic Shelf Space at Record Pace

Thirty-four million Americans are diagnosed diabetic and another 80 million more are pre-diabetic, according to 2020 statistics released by the U.S....


22 Apr, 2020, 13:45 BST Human Trials Forge Ahead For Development of COVID-19 Vaccine For Global Immunization

The question heard around the world is "When will a coronavirus vaccine be ready?". Its not an "if" but a "when" and that "when" from all accounts...


21 Apr, 2020, 14:45 BST Global Marijuana Sales Could Increase More Than Eightfold by 2024

Although most of the world is focused on what will the future hold for the present world health crisis, it appears that the future for worldwide...