ABC acquires HerbMed
This article was originally published in The Tan Sheet
Executive SummaryAmerican Botanical Council will expand and develop the content of herbal database HerbMed, following its recent purchase of the site, the Austin, Texas-based group announced Feb. 21. Under ABC, the database will grow with additional herbs, will be more frequently updated and will feature special health issues. ABC also plans to integrate some of its "unique educational content" into HerbMedPro, an enhanced, subscription-based version of HerbMed that currently features 211 herbs. HerbMed founder Jacqueline Wootton will retain her position as editorial director for both databases...
You may also be interested in...
Successfully acquired by Colgate-Palmolive on 31 January, Hello quickly made a statement with the launch of a CBD oral-care range and its first go at lip care, CBD Vegan Lip Balm. Available exclusively through Ulta Beauty, the CBD products have the potential to score well with younger consumers interested in natural ingredients, eco-friendly packaging and, of course, cannabis-based innovations.
A BLA filing for Zynteglo in beta-thalassemia is expected in the second half of 2020 instead of the first half, but the first commercial patient in the EU will be treated in the first half of this year.
Amid the ongoing spread of the coronavirus outbreak, China turns to novel and repurposed antiviral drugs but also courts traditional medicines to ease public fear over the largely unknown threat.