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State B Beverage Co. Announces Partnership with Young America Capital, LLC: Partnership to Accelerate First-of-its-Kind Cannabis-Infused Functional Beverage

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SQUAMISH, BC, May 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — State B Beverage Co, a new arrival to the world of cannabis-infused beverages, is pleased to announce a partnership with Young America Capital, an investment bank based in Mamaroneck, New York, who specialize in serving the needs of early stage and middle-market companies. State B’s latest investors join the brand in its mission to create the first-of-its-kind cannabis-infused functional beverage.

Young America Capital is a FINRA regulated broker dealer consisting of 65 bankers across the US, as well as in Europe and the Caribbean, approximately 20 of whom are seasoned professionals in the cannabis and hemp market. With hundreds of investors in the cannabis/hemp industry, they have established relationships with all the meaningful public cannabis companies, corporations and MSOs.

State B is a subsidiary of Brujera Elixirs Inc., a family of brands that includes a line of concentrated herbal tonics for the mixology market called Boozewitch, a line of sparkling functional beverages called Elevé (to be released in July of 2021) and a medicinal mushroom beverage called Shroom Boom (to be released in January 2022).  State B merges together three trending elements in the international beverage category: functional, botanical and cannabis, to create 5 different ready-to-drink beverages.

In this way, State B will offer the public a product they have never seen before- one that can truly help the consumer to ‘elevate their state’.

State B is set to launch in California at the end of May and Canada at the beginning of June, 2021.

“As we go to market, it is absolutely wonderful to have the capable and respected team at Young America Capital work together with us to launch our new brands,” says Kelly Woods, CEO and founder of Brujera and State B. “Working together will provide us with welcome support in our capital raise so that our team can focus on building the brands across North America.”

Familiarity with beverages is helping bring new consumers to the cannabis beverage market, as well as attracting legacy consumers who understand the harm that comes with smoking and vaping, yet still want to experience the benefits of both THC and CBD. Beverages are also acceptable in social situations in ways that smoking and vaping simply is not. There is also a growing number of consumers who want to shift away from alcohol towards an option that is low-cal and that eliminates hangovers.

“Low and no-alcohol beverages are the fastest growing beverage category- flourishing at the expense of traditional alcoholic and sugary drinks. Consumers are waking up to the fact that they can grab a great-tasting, premium beverage without loading up on calories or artificial ingredients, and State B is the perfect choice,” says Sean Santa, investment banker with Young America Capital. “The beverage market is beginning to mirror the future of food: wellness and self-care oriented and nuanced in taste and consumer appeal.”

Leading cannabis market data firm Headset has recently reported that cannabis beverages are poised to capture additional market share year over year, with many industry analysts expecting large gains.  According to data from Headset, cannabis beverage sales increased by 40.3% in 2020 versus 2019 in 5 states (California, Colorado, Nevada, Oregon, Washington), from $67.8 million in 2019 to $95.2 million in 2020. That growth outperformed the growth of the general cannabis market, which grew 39.4% over the same year in those 5 states.

About Brujera Elixirs Inc:  Founded by Kelly Woods, Brujera Elixirs is a family of beverage brands based on harnessing the healing power of plants and mushrooms and delivering them to consumers in a way that is both convenient and delicious. Through her decades of experience as a master mixologist, sommelier, distiller, and herbalist, Woods has crafted a series of innovative products that are providing consumers with a way to optimize their health and elevate their states of being.

Media Inquiries:  Geri Tramutola [email protected]  778-840-4374
Investment Opportunities:  Sean Santa, Young American Capital, [email protected]

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Perfect World to pioneer digital culture and creative sector in joint hands with partners

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As a world’s leading entertainment group, Perfect World proposed “Creative Thinking” strategy, aiming at breaking the barrier of the real world and virtual world, and combining new types of games with traditional industries so as to empower the development of traditional industries and promote digital upgrade of traditional industries as well.

Under the “Creative Thinking” strategy, Perfect World has made significant achievements in its cooperation with enterprises and institutions, such as implanting scenes of the Qinhuai Lantern Fair of Nanjing Confucius Temple into its famous game “Zhuxian,” and the collaboration between its mobile game Chronicle of Infinity and the famous sports brand Peak.

Perfect World CEO Dr. Robert H. Xiao said at the conference that after all the successful cases, Perfect World has been more confident about cross-over cooperation between digital culture industry and traditional industries. He promised that Perfect World will keep exploring to establish a value chain that empowers traditional industries, and incubate more new types of culture content, products, and business models.

In its collaboration with Nianhuawan scenic spot in Wuxi, Perfect World gamified the scenic spots, and brought tourists an immersive experience by combing the scenic spot and the digital world. The move helps the scenic spot to upgrade from service-based economic to experience economy.

“Not only will we explore subdivided fields with partners, but also work as a bridge to promote cross-over cooperation among companies in various fields, so as to achieve common development,” said Dr. Xiao. “And we hope to joint hands with our partners to unlock a new track in this ‘experimental production’ of the culture industry that faces the future,” he added.

Perfect World will tailor a whole set of solutions and plans on digital upgrading partners’ products based on their requirements. For example, in its cooperation with Shanghai Science and Technology Museum, Perfect World will develop a game to turn the complicated scientific knowledge into visions to help readers understand the scientific knowledge. The Group will also have an in-depth cooperation with China Audio-video and Digital Publishing Association in the field of education and vocational training such as e-sports talent cultivation.

The culture department of Beijing’s Dongcheng district, People’s Cultural Tourism of People’s Daily, a cultural & creative institute affiliated to Tsinghua University, Beijing Dongsheng Bozhan Cloud Computing Technology Co., Ltd., and Nianhuawan scenic spot, also signed strategic cooperation agreements with Perfect World in the brand cooperation conference.

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European Hematology Association : la réponse humorale au vaccin Pfizer/BioNTech BNT162b2 est altérée chez les patients recevant un CAR-T ou un traitement immunosuppresseur de haute intensité

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LA HAYE, Pays-Bas, 12 juin 2021 /PRNewswire/ — Le vaccin Pfizer/BioNTech BNT162b2 a été approuvé pour la prévention de l’infection par le coronavirus 2 du syndrome respiratoire aigu sévère (SRAS-CoV-2) et est recommandé pour les patients immunodéprimés. Cependant, son efficacité et son innocuité chez les patients suivant une thérapie cellulaire immunologique n’ont pas été bien documentées. Dans le cadre de cette étude, nous avons évalué l’efficacité et l’innocuité du vaccin BNT162b2 chez les patients ayant subi une greffe de cellules hématopoïétiques (HCT) et un traitement au récepteur d’antigène chimérique (CAR)-T. Nous avons suivi prospectivement 79 patients vaccinés ayant été activement traités au Centre médical Sourasky de Tel Aviv et surveillé le profil d’innocuité et la réponse immunitaire humorale au vaccin.

Dans l’ensemble, le vaccin a été bien toléré et tous les effets indésirables se sont résorbés en quelques jours, à l’exception d’un rejet de greffe secondaire, qui fait toujours l’objet d’une enquête. Nous avons observé que seulement 36 % des patients ayant reçu un traitement CAR-T ont développé une réponse aux anticorps humoraux comparativement à 81 % des patients ayant subi une TSS allogénique. De plus, les patients atteints d’aplasie des cellules B et ceux ayant reçu le vaccin peu après la perfusion de cellules étaient moins susceptibles de développer des anticorps. Prises ensemble, ces données démontrent que la réponse humorale au vaccin BNT162b2 est significativement altérée chez les patients recevant le CAR-T, par opposition à ceux ayant reçu une TSS allogénique ayant une bonne réponse.

Présentateur : Professeur Ron Ram

Affiliation : Unité BMT, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israël

Résumé : #S285 INNOCUITÉ ET EFFICACITÉ DU VACCIN BNT162B2 MRNA COVID-19 CHEZ LES PATIENTS APRÈS UNE THÉRAPIE ALLOGÉNIQUE À BASE DE HCT ET DE CD19 – ÉTUDE DE COHORTE PROSPECTIVE À UN SEUL CENTRE

À propos du congrès annuel de l’AEH : Chaque année, en juin, l’AEH organise son congrès annuel dans une grande ville européenne. Cette année, en raison de la persistance de la pandémie de COVID-19, l’AEH organise pour la deuxième fois un Congrès virtuel. Le Congrès s’adresse aux professionnels de santé travaillant dans le domaine de l’hématologie ou s’y intéressant. Les sujets du programme scientifique vont de la physiologie et du développement des cellules souches à la leucémie, le lymphome, le diagnostic et le traitement, les globules rouges, les globules blancs et les troubles plaquettaires, l’hémophilie et le myélome, la thrombose et les troubles de la coagulation ainsi que la transfusion et la transplantation de cellules souches.

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EHA:Eficacia de la vacuna Pfizer/BioNTech BNT162b2 en pacientes que reciben CAR-T

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– European Hematology Association:La respuesta humoral a la vacuna Pfizer/BioNTech BNT162b2 se ve afectada en pacientes que reciben CAR-T o terapia inmunosupresora de alta intensidad

LA HAYA, Países Bajos, 12 de junio de 2021 /PRNewswire/ — La vacuna Pfizer/BioNTech BNT162b2 ha sido aprobada para la prevención del síndrome respiratorio agudo severo por coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) y se recomienda para pacientes inmunosuprimidos. Sin embargo, su eficacia y seguridad en pacientes sometidos a terapia celular inmunológica no han sido bien documentadas. En este estudio, evaluamos la eficacia y seguridad de la vacuna BNT162b2 en pacientes que se sometieron a trasplante de células hematopoyéticas (HCT) y terapia con receptor de antígeno quimérico (CAR) -T. Seguimos prospectivamente a 79 pacientes vacunados que fueron tratados activamente en el Centro Médico Sourasky de Tel Aviv y monitoreamos el perfil de seguridad y la respuesta inmune humoral a la vacuna.

En general, la vacuna fue bien tolerada y todos los efectos secundarios se resolvieron en unos pocos días, excepto un rechazo secundario del injerto, que aún está bajo investigación. Observamos que solo el 36% de los pacientes que recibieron terapia CAR-T desarrollaron una respuesta humoral de anticuerpos en comparación con el 81% de los pacientes que se sometieron a un HCT alogénico. Además, los pacientes con aplasia de células B y los que recibieron la vacuna poco después de la infusión de células tenían menos probabilidades de desarrollar anticuerpos. Tomados en conjunto, estos datos demuestran que la respuesta humoral a la vacuna BNT162b2 está significativamente alterada en los pacientes que reciben CAR-T, a diferencia de aquellos después de un HCT alogénico que tuvieron una buena respuesta.

Presentador:  Profesor Ron Ram

Afiliación:  BMT Unit, Tel Aviv Sourasky Medical Center, Tel Aviv, Israel

Abstract: #S285  SAFETY AND EFFICACY OF THE BNT162B2 MRNA COVID-19 VACCINE IN PATIENTS AFTER ALLOGENEIC HCT AND CD19-BASED CAR-T THERAPY – A SINGLE CENTER PROSPECTIVE COHORT STUDY

Acerca del Congreso anual de EHA: Cada junio, la EHA organiza su Congreso Anual en una de las principales ciudades europeas. Este año, debido a la persistente pandemia de COVID19, EHA organiza un Congreso virtual por segunda vez. El Congreso está dirigido a profesionales de la salud que trabajen o estén interesados en el campo de la hematología. Los temas del programa científico van desde la fisiología y el desarrollo de las células madre hasta la leucemia; linfoma diagnostico y tratamiento; las células rojas de la sangre; trastornos de los glóbulos blancos y las plaquetas; hemofilia y mieloma; trombosis y trastornos hemorrágicos; así como transfusión y trasplante de células madre.

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European Hematology Association: Overall Survival Benefit Established With Daratumumab Plus Lenalidomide and Dexamethasone (D-Rd) in Elderly Patients with Transplant-ineligible Newly Diagnosed Multiple Myeloma (NDMM): Long-Term Interim Analysis of the MAIA Study

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THE HAGUE, Netherlands, June 12, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The phase 3 MAIA study evaluated D-Rd versus Rd in 737 patients who were ineligible for high-dose chemotherapy and autologous stem cell transplantation. The primary analysis of MAIA demonstrated a 44% reduction in the risk of disease progression or death after treatment with D-Rd compared with Rd alone. At a median follow-up of almost 5 years (56.2 months), we now report the pre-specified interim overall survival analysis of MAIA.

The addition of daratumumab to Rd treatment significantly reduced the risk of death by 32% (hazard ratio, 0.68; 95% confidence interval [CI], 0.53-0.86; P=0.0013) with an estimated 5-year overall survival rate of 66.3% in the D-Rd group compared with 53.1% in the Rd alone group. These results are despite 46% of patients who received subsequent therapy in the Rd arm receiving daratumumab. Similarly, the significant progression-free survival benefit of D-Rd versus Rd that was identified in the primary analysis was maintained, with a 47% reduction in the risk of disease progression or death (HR, 0.53; 95% CI, 0.43-0.66; P<0.0001) and an estimated 60-month progression-free survival rate of 52.5% versus 28.7%, respectively; these data provide a new PFS benchmark for patients with NDMM who are transplant ineligible. The high overall response rate (93% vs 82%) further demonstrated the added clinical benefit of D-Rd versus Rd alone. No new safety concerns were identified for D-Rd and the most common (>15%) grade 3/4 treatment-emergent adverse events for D-Rd and Rd were neutropenia (54% vs 37%), pneumonia (19% vs 11%), anemia (17% vs 22%), and lymphopenia (16% and 11%). In conclusion, the clinical benefit from the primary analysis of the MAIA study was maintained through 5 years of follow-up and the benefit of upfront D-Rd given to progression was confirmed with a significant OS improvement, further supporting the use of frontline daratumumab as a new standard of care for patients with transplant-ineligible NDMM.

The results of this study will be presented by Prof. Thierry Facon on Saturday, June 12.

Presenter: Professor Thierry Facon

Affiliation: University of Lille, CHU Lille, Service des Maladies du Sang, Lille, France

Abstract: #LB1901 OVERALL SURVIVAL RESULTS WITH DARATUMUMAB, LENALIDOMIDE, AND DEXAMETHASONE VERSUS LENALIDOMIDE AND DEXAMETHASONE IN TRANSPLANT-INELIGIBLE NEWLY DIAGNOSED MULTIPLE MYELOMA: PHASE 3 MAIA STUDY

About the EHA Annual Congress: Every year in June, EHA organizes its Annual Congress in a major European city. This year due to the persisting COVID19 pandemic, EHA organized a Virtual Congress for the second time. The Congress is aimed at health professionals working in or interested in the field of hematology.

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