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Jan 04, 1999

The first harvest of cannabis plants is now underway at GW Pharmaceuticals, the company licensed by the Home Office to conduct a unique pharmaceutical research and development programme into the medicinal uses of cannabis. Sowing commenced in August, and the initial crop of 5,000 plants has been growing in a climate-controlled glasshouse at a secure research facility in the South of England.

Nov 10, 1998

The first pictures were released today by GW Pharmaceuticals, the company licensed by the Home Office to conduct a unique pharmaceutical research and development programme into the medicinal uses of cannabis.

An initial crop of 5,000 plants is…

Jul 22, 1998

Details have been disclosed of the collaboration between GW Pharmaceuticals - the British Company licensed by the Home Office to conduct research into the medicinal uses of cannabis - and Dutch medicinal cannabis plant breeding company HortaPharm B.V.

Jun 10, 1998

The Home Office has issued a licence for a British pharmaceuticals company to investigate the uses of cannabis as a medicine.

GW Pharmaceuticals, founded by Dr Geoffrey Guy, has been licensed under the Misuse of Drugs Act 1971 to proceed with a…