Newly patented formulation based on nanotechnology will offer neuropathic pain relief

The company GB Sciences Inc. has obtained the exclusive global worldwide intellectual property license for this innovative solution, which is based on nanotechnology.

The researchers Lucía Martín Banderas and Mercedes Fernández Arévalo, from the I+DNanomed research group at the University of Seville, have patented an innovative formulation based on nanotechnology, which is designed to relieve chronic neuropathic pain. The company GB Sciences, Inc. has obtained the exclusive global intellectual property license for the use of this patent.

This research group, in collaboration with the researchers J.A. Micó and E. Berrocoso, of the University of Cadiz and the Mental Health Networking Biomedical Research Centre (CIBERSAM), has shown that its formulation of controlled liberation of a derived cannabinoid provides neuropathic pain relief in rats for a period of eleven days after the oral administration of a single dose. Part of the results of this project have recently been published in the review Nanomedicine: Nanotechnology, Biology and Medicine.

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