Lexaria Bioscience (NASDAQ: LEXX, LEXXW), a global innovator in drug delivery platforms, today announced the awarding of a five-year, non-exclusive DehydraTECH(TM) license from its wholly-owned subsidiary, Lexaria Pharmaceutical Corp., to AnodGen Bioceuticals of Ireland. According to the update, the awarded license is valid for the manufacturing and distribution of DehydraTECH-processed cannabinoid active pharmaceutical ingredient (“API”) powders within Europe including the U.K., Australia and New Zealand; including pharmaceutical and medical product applications for psychoactive cannabinoids and medical product applications for non-psychoactive cannabinoids. AnodGen, which has the right to manufacture and sell these API powders to third party companies for their own products designated by a national regulator as a medical product, drug, nutraceutical, pharmaceutical or biopharmaceutical, will pay royalty fees to Lexaria for all API powders sold that utilize the DehydraTECH technology. “This strategic alliance with Lexaria Bioscience Corp. underscores the focus of AnodGen to ‘Bring Science to Life,’ in addition to our research and APIs,” said Dr Slimane Aboulkacem, chairman and founding member of AnodGen Bioceuticals.
To view the full press release, visit https://cnw.fm/i8kzk
About Lexaria Bioscience Corp.
Lexaria’s patented drug delivery technology, DehydraTECH(TM), improves the way active pharmaceutical ingredients (“APIs”) enter the bloodstream by promoting more effective oral delivery. Since 2016, DehydraTECH has repeatedly demonstrated the ability to increase bio-absorption with cannabinoids, antiviral drugs, PDE5 inhibitors and more. DehydraTECH has also evidenced an ability to deliver some drugs more effectively across the blood brain barrier. Lexaria operates a licensed in-house research laboratory and holds a robust intellectual property portfolio with 25 patents granted and over 50 patents pending worldwide. For more information, visit the company’s website at www.LexariaBioscience.com.
NOTE TO INVESTORS: The latest news and updates relating to LEXX are available in the company’s newsroom at https://cnw.fm/LEXX
CannabisNewsWire (CNW) is an information service that provides (1) access to our news aggregation and syndication servers, (2) CannabisNewsBreaks that summarize corporate news and information, (3) enhanced press release services, (4) social media distribution and optimization services, and (5) a full array of corporate communication solutions. As a multifaceted financial news and content distribution company with an extensive team of contributing journalists and writers, CNW is uniquely positioned to best serve private and public companies that desire to reach a wide audience of investors, consumers, journalists and the general public. CNW has an ever-growing distribution network of more than 5,000 key syndication outlets across the country. By cutting through the overload of information in today’s market, CNW brings its clients unparalleled visibility, recognition and brand awareness. CNW is where news, content and information converge.
To receive SMS text alerts from CannabisNewsWire, text “Cannabis” to 844-397-5787 (U.S. Mobile Phones Only)
For more information please visit https://www.CannabisNewsWire.com
Do you have questions or are you interested in working with CNW? Ask our Editor
CannabisNewsWire is part of the InvestorBrandNetwork.