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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CBD-based bioplastic material could one day be used in medical implants, food wrappers

CBD-based bioplastic material could one day be used in medical implants, food wrappers

Hemp-derived delta-8 skirts marijuana laws and raises health concerns

Hemp-derived delta-8 skirts marijuana laws and raises health concerns

Medical cannabis use reduces sleep disturbances caused by PTSD

Medical cannabis use reduces sleep disturbances caused by PTSD

Medical cannabis used for chronic pain linked with elevated risk of heart rhythm disorders

Medical cannabis used for chronic pain linked with elevated risk of heart rhythm disorders

Study finds fewer synthetic cannabinoid poisonings in states with cannabis legalization

Study finds fewer synthetic cannabinoid poisonings in states with cannabis legalization

Study defines how cannabis cells make cannabinoids

Study defines how cannabis cells make cannabinoids

The Future of CBD research, marketing, and regulation

The Future of CBD research, marketing, and regulation

Is cannabidiol effective against COVID-19?

Is cannabidiol effective against COVID-19?

The effects of CBD in the treatment of COVID-19–related inflammatory symptoms

The effects of CBD in the treatment of COVID-19–related inflammatory symptoms

GenTech Scientific: Cannabis testing lab setup

GenTech Scientific: Cannabis testing lab setup

How common is pediatric cannabis use and what are the risks?

How common is pediatric cannabis use and what are the risks?

A need for more research on toxicity of cannabis vaping products

A need for more research on toxicity of cannabis vaping products

Synthetic molecule Pep19 helps regulate and balance key metabolic functions, study shows

Synthetic molecule Pep19 helps regulate and balance key metabolic functions, study shows

Cannabis consumption may relieve fatigue according to new study

Cannabis consumption may relieve fatigue according to new study

How does gut microbiota impact mental health in 18–25s?

How does gut microbiota impact mental health in 18–25s?

The effect on newborns’ health from marijuana use during pregnancy

The effect on newborns’ health from marijuana use during pregnancy

The physiological relevance and effects of probable in vivo transformation of CBD to delta9-THC in humans

The physiological relevance and effects of probable in vivo transformation of CBD to delta9-THC in humans

Study reveals inaccurate label claims on unregulated CBD products

Study reveals inaccurate label claims on unregulated CBD products

Review of cannabis use on reproductive health, pregnancy, and fetal outcomes

Review of cannabis use on reproductive health, pregnancy, and fetal outcomes

Highest medicinal dose of cannabidiol is driver-safe, study confirms

Highest medicinal dose of cannabidiol is driver-safe, study confirms