Cannabinoid

Cannabinoids are a group of terpenophenolic compounds present in Cannabis (''Cannabis sativa'') and occur naturally in the nervous and immune systems of animals.
What are Cannabinoids?

Cannabinoids are naturally occurring compounds found in the Cannabis sativa plant. Of over 480 different compounds present in the plant, only around 66 are termed cannabinoids.

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FDA approved drugs active against COVID-19

FDA approved drugs active against COVID-19

Advance your analysis of cannabis with Restek’s new Cannabidivarinic Acid standard

Advance your analysis of cannabis with Restek’s new Cannabidivarinic Acid standard

Determining Cannabinoids in Marijuana-Infused Edibles

Determining Cannabinoids in Marijuana-Infused Edibles

Study assesses the acute impact of cannabis among real-world users

Study assesses the acute impact of cannabis among real-world users

GMU researchers studying effect of cannabidiol on exosome release

GMU researchers studying effect of cannabidiol on exosome release

Study explores impact of simultaneous alcohol and cannabis usage on unborn children

Study explores impact of simultaneous alcohol and cannabis usage on unborn children

Teen marijuana use associated with insomnia later on

Teen marijuana use associated with insomnia later on

Accurate and informative labeling of CBD products is a critical public health issue

Accurate and informative labeling of CBD products is a critical public health issue

Mapping the cannabis genome to improve agriculture and human health

Mapping the cannabis genome to improve agriculture and human health

Cannabidiol helps fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Cannabidiol helps fight antibiotic-resistant bacteria

Using cannabinoids for management of acute pain

Using cannabinoids for management of acute pain

Why is the tobacco industry supporting wider access to medical cannabis?

Why is the tobacco industry supporting wider access to medical cannabis?

Cannabinoid 1 receptor expression displays sexually dimorphic pattern in the mouse brain

Cannabinoid 1 receptor expression displays sexually dimorphic pattern in the mouse brain

How cannabis interacts with medications

How cannabis interacts with medications

Five things to know about drug interactions with cannabinoids

Five things to know about drug interactions with cannabinoids

Cases of poisoning attributed to manipulated cannabidiol liquids in e-cigarettes

Cases of poisoning attributed to manipulated cannabidiol liquids in e-cigarettes

McMaster researchers identify antibacterial compound made by cannabis plants

McMaster researchers identify antibacterial compound made by cannabis plants

Common human gene variant linked to THC reward in adolescent females

Common human gene variant linked to THC reward in adolescent females

Study provides important insight into the recent lung intoxication epidemic

Study provides important insight into the recent lung intoxication epidemic

Early vaping illness cases linked to vaping products containing vitamin E acetate

Early vaping illness cases linked to vaping products containing vitamin E acetate