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InMed Appoints Dr. Mauro Maccarrone to Its Scientific Advisory Board

By October 20, 2017No Comments

InMed Pharmaceuticals Inc., a biopharmaceutical company specializing in the research and development of novel, cannabinoid-based drug therapies, is pleased to announce the addition of Dr. Mauro Maccarrone to its Scientific Advisory Board.

Dr. Mauro Maccarrone is Professor and Chair of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at Campus Bio-Medico, University of Rome. He also serves as Director of the Laboratory of Lipid Neurochemistry of the European Center for Brain Research-IRCCS Santa Lucia Foundation in Rome.  Prof. Maccarrone served as the President of the International Cannabinoid Research Society and was the recipient of their 2016 Mechoulam Award. He also served as Chair of the 2015 Gordon Research Conference on Cannabinoid Function in the CNS, and is a founding member of the European Cannabinoid Research Alliance. In addition to having authored over 460 published papers. Dr. Maccarrone serves as referee or on the editorial boards to numerous scientific journals, including ScienceNature MedicineJAMAPNASBloodBrainJournal of NeuroscienceFrontiers in Molecular NeuroscienceCannabinoids and Cannabinoid Research. He is also Editor of Biochemistry for the Encyclopedia of Life Sciences.