Online Medical Marijuana & CBD Dispensary Directory Provides Patients with User-Friendly Cannabis App to Identify Products, Various Strains & Dispensary Locations

CORAL SPRINGS, Florida, October 7, 2014 /PRNewswire/ —

Biotech and Pharmaceutical companies focus on the development and commercialization of therapeutics for patients with infectious diseases as well as forecasts project legal medical marijuana sales to reach $3 billion by year’s end, up $1.5 billion from 2013. Biotech & Biopharceutical Companies in Focus today are: Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTC: ETST), INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: INSY), Durata Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRTX), GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH) and Nuvilex, Inc. (OTC: NVLX)

Earth Science Tech, Inc. (OTCQB: ETST) a unique biotechnology company focused on nutraceuticals, bioceuticals and dietary supplements, today announced an update on its wholly owned subsidiary Leafstrain.com. ETST is pleased to announced that Version: 1.0 of its Leafstrain.com mobile application, for use on iOS devices including iPhone, iPod Touch and iPad, is now available for immediate Free download in the iTunes APP Store using the following link: https://itunes.apple.com/us/app/leafstrain-cannabis-strains/id906031084?mt=8

To read the full ETST press release, please click here: http://www.financialnewsmedia.com/profiles/etst.html

Users can also find it by simply searching the iTunes App store using the key word search”Leafstrain.com.” ETST is extremely enthusiastic to be approved and now listed in Apple (NASDAQ: AAPL) iTunes as an approved developer and now having its first iOS mobile application “Leafstrain.com” ready for download. ETST new dynamic Leafstrain.com mobile iOS app can be downloaded free of charge and installed in the user’s mobile device of choice. Using the Leaftsrain.com app, users can leverage the power of iOS mobile devices by turning them into an amazing handheld information center while they are on the go (mobile). This will allow patients and users to connect, search, find, share, review, comment and map the best Cannabis strains and dispensaries plus more. Right from a mobile device, users can search the Leafstrain.com Social Network and Online Community as well as its large online database of 3,000+ Medical Marijuana dispensaries and Cannabis 300+ strains. Users can use their zip code or city and state names to search for dispensaries, which are then displayed on a map of the area. The dispensary profiles contain store locations, hours, photos, reviews and much more. ETST believes this community, Leafstrain.com, can become an industry leader and premier Medical Marijuana & Cannabis Community on the web, catering to the entire industry from patients to businesses.

INSYS Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: INSY) Dronabinol Oral Solution is an orally-administered liquid formulation of the pharmaceutical cannabinoid dronabinol, a synthetic version of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), which may offer advantages over Dronabinol SG, including more consistent bioavailability, faster onset of action and more flexible dose titration. The FDA granted Insys Orphan Drug Designation for use of pharmaceutical cannabidiol, or CBD, for the treatment of both Lennox-Gastaut Syndrome and Dravet Syndrome, two rare forms of epilepsy in children, and for the treatment of glioblastoma multiforme, an aggressive and often incurable form of brain cancer. Insys plans to file an IND for CBD in the second half of 2014. The company recently submitted its NDA for Dronabinol Oral Solution, a novel formulation which has the potential to offer distinct advantages over existing generic capsules including a faster rate of absorption, more consistent blood levels, and the ability to titrate to effect.

Durata Therapeutics, Inc. (NASDAQ: DRTX), a pharmaceutical company, focuses on the development and commercialization of novel therapeutics for patients with infectious diseases and acute illnesses. Its principal product includes dalbavancin, an intravenous antibiotic product candidate, which has completed Phase 3 clinical trials for the treatment of patients with acute bacterial skin and skin structure infections. On Monday, DRTX closed up 74.64% on over 7.9 million shares traded.

GW Pharmaceuticals plc (NASDAQ: GWPH), a biopharmaceutical company focused on discovering, developing and commercializing novel therapeutics from its proprietary cannabinoid product platform, provided the following details regarding its upcoming Research and Development Day scheduled for 14 October, 2014: Location: New York City. Date: 14 October, 2014. Time: Registration begins at 9:30 a.m. ET, program from 10:00 a.m. ET — 1:00 p.m. ET. Agenda: The program will provide an update on GW’s product pipeline and is expected to include presentations on the science and application of cannabinoids, updated data from the Epidiolex(R) epilepsy expanded access program, and a review of current pipeline programs including initial data from GW’s ulcerative colitis Phase 2a clinical trial.

Nuvilex, Inc. (OTCQB: NVLX), a clinical-stage biotechnology company providing cell therapy solutions for the treatment of diseases, recently announced that noted European gastroenterologist and oncologist Dr. Matthias Lohr has agreed to serve as Chairman of Nuvilex’s newly formed Scientific Advisory Board. Dr. Lohr has been a full professor of gastroenterology and hepatology at the famed Karolinska Institute in Stockholm, Sweden, since 2007. He has served as Professor of Molecular Gastroenterology at the University of Heidelberg and was the Head of the Molecular Gastroenterology Unit at the German Cancer Research Center. Dr. Lohr has also worked as a translational scientist and Principal Investigator in clinical studies in gastrointestinal oncology for many years and completed a postdoctoral fellowship at the Scripps Clinic & Research Foundation in La Jolla, California. After receiving his M.D. degree, Dr. Lohr served a residency in pathology and a residency in internal medicine and gastroenterology in Erlangen and Rostock in Germany, where he also served as an Assistant Professor.

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