Current evidence suggests that medicinal cannabis could be a less dangerous alternative to current drugs on the market.
In a small pilot study, patients using high CBD strains exhibited lower levels of circulating cytokines a marker of inflammation often associated with pain - than those using higher THC products.
The funding will support research to investigate whether medicinal cannabinoid therapies can alleviate symptoms in children with severe autism—and if so, how.
Findings underscore the importance of screening for cannabis use during prenatal care and the need for counseling about the adverse health consequences of continued use during pregnancy.
28 cannabis-related research grants have been funded by state cannabis taxes and liquor license fees in the last 3 years alone.
GB Sciences are looking for international suppliers that produce minor cannabinoids and terpenes to ensure that it can expand testing beyond their planned, initial Phase 0 Trial.
Our knowledge of the cannabinoids and endogenous system through which they act has grown considerably in the last quarter of a century but transforming that knowledge into new drugs remains challenging.