Adolescent marijuana use may alter how neurons function in brain areas engaged in decision-making, planning, and self-control, according to researchers at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
According to researchers "this natural substance has a weaker psychoactive effect and, at the same time, is capable of inhibiting inflammatory processes in the brain".
The laboratory expanded its footprint from 3,000 to 6,000 square feet to be able to put in new instruments needed for the required regulated pesticides testing for adult cannabis required by Health Canada.
ICCI is the first Europe-based partner for ASTM International’s cannabis committee, which has grown to more than 500 members worldwide in its first two years.
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The partners aim to create high-quality, comprehensive genome assemblies of several varieties of cannabis to uncover and utilize the genetic variation of the species in a breeding program.
Canadian researchers have recently expressed concerns over the unquantified risks associated with smoking cannabis.