We find a moderate correlation between the genetic structure of marijuana strains and their reported sativa and indica ancestry and show that marijuana strain names often do not reflect a meaningful genetic identity...... More
Recoveries of residues were as high as 69.5%
depending on the device used... component investigated, suggesting that the potential of pesticide and chemical residue
exposures to cannabis users is substantial. More
"I believe that medical marijuana as a therapeutic
entity is here to stay. It is being used in numerous
medical conditions, at times with considerable success. Are we entitled to neglect a valuable drug?" More
Medical potential for the cannabinoids is now evidenced on many biological levels - ranging from genes to behavior - and for numerous indications that were entirely unexpected merely twenty years ago.
The discovery of cannabinoid receptors, their endogenous ligands, and the machinery for the synthesis, transport, and degradation of these retrograde messengers, has equipped us with neurochemical tools for novel drug
This study examines the current knowledge of physiological and clinical effects of tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and cannabidiol (CBD) and presents a rationale for their combination in pharmaceutical preparations.
Our results indicate that the endogenous cannabinoid system
represents a promising therapeutic target for the treatment of intestinal disease conditions characterized
by excessive inflammatory responses. More