Project Twenty21 - January Update

Get Project Twenty21 Updates via Email We recently announced a change to the pricing model of Project Twenty21. We understand that the news was unwelcome for some patients, especially for those who are prescribed higher dosages or on significantly lower incomes. We take people’s concerns seriously, and recognise that patients would benefit from having more  …


Project Twenty21 in 2022: A Message for Patients

Update What you have helped us achieve so far Our medical cannabis registry, Project Twenty21, was originally designed to run until the end of 2021 (hence the name). As you will know from your own life during the pandemic, the last two years have been full of challenges and obstacles. Project Twenty21 has navigated the  …


Project Twenty21 - December Update

Get Project Twenty21 Updates via Email To mark the end of the year that is our namesake, we’re proud to announce that we’ve reached 2000 patients contributing their data to Project Twenty21. In a recent article for Cannabis Health, our Head of Development, David Horn, reflects on the last two years and our somewhat ambitious goal  …


Project Twenty21 - November Update

Get Project Twenty21 Updates via Email It’s certainly been an eventful past month for Project Twenty21! Drug Science and its supporters celebrated its achievements to date at the House of Lords in mid-October, which included a moving speech from our patient advocate, Lucy Stafford, detailing her journey with medical cannabis.  As Medical Cannabis Awareness Week 2021 (MCAW)  …


Project Twenty21 - October Update

Get Project Twenty21 Updates via Email   We’re pleased to finally be able to announce that Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) in adults has now been added to the list of indications covered by the study. This means that we will be able to start collecting data on how medical cannabis affects adults diagnosed with ADHD  …


Project Twenty21 - September Update

Get Project Twenty21 Updates via Email Last month saw Drug Science’s festival debut as we took up a stand alongside our medical cannabis friends from PLEA, Medcan Support and MedcannID at the incredible Product Earth Expo. We gave away hundreds of stickers, badges and posters to help spread the word about medical cannabis and Project Twenty21.  …


Project Twenty21 - August Update

Get Project Twenty21 Updates via Email It’s been another busy month at Project Twenty21, with new patient numbers continuing to grow month-on-month, as you will see from our July data below. Last month, we spoke to Leafie about the progress of the project and what we’re learning from the data – you can read the  …


Project Twenty21 - July Update

In this update, find out what GPs think about medical cannabis as we celebrate 1000 patients joining Project Twenty21. We share updates on the project, including new clinics and data insights, as well as initiatives working to improve medical cannabis in the UK. We also announce new events related to the project and medical cannabis  …


Project Twenty21 - June Update

In this update, we reveal a new clinical analysis of epilepsy T21 epilepsy patients and share the latest data and patient stories from Project Twenty21. We also announce new events related to the project and medical cannabis more generally. Learn more about Project Twenty21 Over the past month, we’ve been working away behind the scenes  …


Project Twenty21 - May Update

In this update, we reveal the first paper to be published from Project Twenty21! We also share the latest data and patient experiences, as well as a video showing what it’s like to be a prescriber with Project Twenty21. We also announce new events related to the project and medical cannabis more generally. Learn more  …


Project Twenty21 - April Update

In this update, we reveal the latest data and patient experiences with Project Twenty21, and reveal some exciting news from NICE.  We also announce new events related to the project and how you can get involved. Learn more about Project Twenty21 Last month we asked for your stories, and we’re thrilled with the response we  …


Charlie Hughes’ family drop their court case against NICE

We are greatly encouraged by the news that NICE updated their guidelines around medical cannabis for children with severe epilepsy. The clinical guidance now clearly states: ‘There is no recommendation against the use of cannabis-based medicinal products’ – meaning that Matt and Ali Hughes were able to drop their court case over the prescribing guidelines  …


Project Twenty21 - March Update

Last month we asked for your stories, and we’re thrilled with the response we received. These provide us with valuable insights and snapshots into the experiences of our patients, both the benefits and the challenges. Thank you so much for submitting these, and we would love to gather more of these stories in the coming  …


Project Twenty21 - February Update

In this update, we reveal the latest data from Project Twenty21 and unveil a new online form that patients can use to share their story and experience with medical cannabis through Project Twenty21. We also answer some of the most frequent questions that are asked about medical cannabis through Project Twenty21, and clarify the step-by-step  …


Childhood Epilepsy Case Study: Gino Londra

A Closer Look at the Families Struggling to Cope with the Huge Financial and Personal Burden of Accessing Medical Cannabis to Treat Childhood Epilepsy By Danielle Johnson, Clinical Scientist in Neurophysiology and member of the Medical Cannabis Working Group at Drug Science In recent years, the case for medical cannabis as a treatment for drug-resistant  …


End of year update - 2020

There is little doubt that this last year has been a hugely turbulent one for everyone. At Project Twenty21, we have remained innately focused on delivering our objectives of improving access of medical cannabis for patients, and collecting a substantial evidence base on the efficacy and safety profile of medical cannabis across a range of  …


Project Twenty21 - an eventful first year!

In November 2019, Drug Science launched Project Twenty21 – Europe’s first and biggest national medical cannabis registry. The project was set up for simple reasons. Even after legislation around cannabis based medical products (CBMPs) was changed by the UK Government, too many people are still unable to access these treatments. The cost of these medications  …