SAN DIEGO, CA--(Marketwired - November 03, 2016) - Medical Marijuana, Inc. (OTC: MJNA) today announced that its investment AXIM® Biotechnologies, Inc. (AXIM® Biotech) (OTC: AXIM), a world leader in cannabinoid research and development, has published a product pipeline chart on its website that highlights the timelines from pre-clinical to a new drug application (NDA) for its numerous intellectual property-protected cannabinoid-based products.
The Company's product pipeline chart shows what stage of clinical trials each drug of AXIM® Biotech is in, the indication the drug is intended to treat and the expected date to receive an NDA from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) and/ or European Medicines Agency (EMA). The chart also shows the anticipated market introduction date of the Company's various functional food and nutraceutical products.
"We commend AXIM for publishing a product pipeline chart on its website as it provides potential patients and investors with critical Company information about the numerous cannabinoid-based therapeutic products that AXIM currently has undergoing clinical trials and when those products are anticipated to be on the market and approved by the FDA and EMA," said Medical Marijuana, Inc. Chief Executive Officer Dr. Stuart Titus. "It's exciting to see the actual timelines for these cannabinoid-based innovations currently in development, as we're confident that once on the market these novel therapeutics will provide consumers with a wide variety of new options worldwide."
View the product pipeline chart here.
An AXIM® Biotech breakthrough invention on pace to be fully registered by the EMA and FDA as soon as 2019 is the world's first patented cannabinoid controlled-release chewing gum: MedChew Rx™. Recently featured by Reuters global news agency, MedChew Rx™ will change the way that medicine is delivered to patients worldwide. Directly compared to a sublingually delivered cannabis-based product currently on the market for multiple sclerosis (MS) in the Reuters article, the potential economic impact for MedChew Rx™ is estimated at $4.8 billion USD - for spasticity and pain associated with MS.
AXIM's pipeline of intellectual property (IP) protected cannabinoid-based products include:
- MedChew Rx™ - THC/CBD cannabinoid controlled-release functional chewing gum to address pain and muscle spasticity in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients as well as numerous indication extensions based on the proprietary delivery platform
- RENECANN™ - the world's first cannabigerol (CBG)-based skincare product line
- ORAXIMAX™ - the world's first CBG-based oral care product line
- Suppocann™ - a suppository cannabinoid-release product for GI conditions such as IBD, IBS and Crohn's disease
- Ophthocann™ and Cannbleph™ - cannabinoid-based products for reduction of intraocular pressure and for relief of conjunctivitis
About Medical Marijuana, Inc.
Our mission is to be the premier cannabis and hemp industry innovators, leveraging our team of professionals to source, evaluate and purchase value-added companies and products, while allowing them to keep their integrity and entrepreneurial spirit. We strive to create awareness within our industry, develop environmentally-friendly, economically sustainable businesses, while increasing shareholder value. For details on Medical Marijuana, Inc.'s portfolio and investment companies, visit www.medicalmarijuanainc.com.
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AXIM® Biotechnologies, Inc. (OTC: AXIM) is an innovative biotechnology Company focusing on research, development and production of pharmaceutical, nutraceutical and cosmetic products where we prioritize the well-being of our customers while embracing a solid fiscal strategy. For more information, visit the Company website at www.AXIMBiotech.com.
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