Thursday, July 20, 2017
GB Sciences has signed a Consulting Services Agreement with Worldwide Clinical Trials to evaluate the company’s intellectual property portfolio and to assist with pre-IND planning for its proprietary cannabis-based formulations. These pre-IND consulting services will be performed by the chief medical and scientific officer (CMSO) of Worldwide, Michael F. Murphy, M.D., Ph.D., as the representative of an extended Worldwide team. Dr. Murphy has participated in the IND application process for multiple small molecules and biologics with 19 therapeutic targets, across five divisions of the FDA. Dr. Murphy was also the Clinical Research and Excellence (CARE) Lifetime Achievement Award recipient for 2017. The award is presented annually to an extraordinary individual with exceptional contributions and a consistent history of service to the clinical research industry throughout their career.