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Alexander Beadle

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Alexander Beadle has been working as a freelance science writer since 2017 and has covered the cannabis industry for Analytical Cannabis since 2018. He has also written for our sister publication, Technology Networks, and the cannabis industry consultant firm Prohibition Partners, among others. Alexander holds an MChem in materials chemistry from the University of St Andrews, where he won a Chemistry Purdie Scholarship and conducted research into zeolite crystal growth mechanisms and the action of single-molecule transistors.

Latest Content From Alexander Beadle

Little Evidence to Show Cannabis Helps Treat ADHD, Review Finds

In light of this finding, the researchers are urgently calling for more studies into the potential effects of cannabis on brain structure, function, and behavior in this population.


Laughing Gas Relieves Symptoms of Treatment-Resistant Depression, New Study Finds

Results from a new clinical trial indicate that inhaling a mixture of 25 percent nitrous oxide and oxygen can provide long-lasting relief to those who have found other antidepressants ineffective.


Two-thirds of Delta-8 THC Products Do Not Contain Advertised Amount of Delta-8 THC, Report Finds

The report also found that over 50 percent of delta-8 THC products appear to contain more than the legally allowable limit of delta-9 THC.


Is This the Most Accurate Test Yet for a Cannabis High?

Analytical Cannabis spoke to the makers of the Cognalyzer to find out how the device detects a cannabis high.


More Than One-Third of Americans Support Psychedelics Legalization, New Poll Finds

The survey also found that 75 percent of respondents now support cannabis legalization for all purposes, with just 5 percent opposed to both recreational and medical legalization.


Washington State University Establishes New Cannabis Research Center

The new, multidisciplinary research center will cover the work of around 100 scientists working on a diverse range of cannabis-related research projects.


Washington Cannabis Stores Offer “Joints for Jabs” to Encourage Vaccine Uptake

The program permits participating retail stores to give away one pre-rolled cannabis joint to customers over the age of 21 who are receiving a vaccination.


Teenage Sleep Patterns Can Predict Future Cannabis Use, Study Says

Certain sleep patterns in teens are associated with increased odds of cannabis use and binge drinking behavior the following year, claims new research from the University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine.


Medical Cannabis Significantly Improves Quality of Life, Finds Europe’s Largest Patient Study

Project Twenty21, Europe’s largest ever medical cannabis patient study, has released its first preliminary results – the first real-world data to be published on medical cannabis patients in the United Kingdom.


MDMA-assisted Therapy Can Successfully Treat PTSD, Study Finds

The use of MDMA-assisted therapy for post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD) has now proven itself in its first phase 3 clinical trial.