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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Echinacea as a potential force against coronavirus infections

Echinacea as a potential force against coronavirus infections

Cannabidiol found to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 infection in human cells and mice

Cannabidiol found to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 infection in human cells and mice

Hemp compounds show ability to prevent the entry of SARS-CoV-2 into cells

Hemp compounds show ability to prevent the entry of SARS-CoV-2 into cells

Inhaled CBD shrinks glioblastoma’s size in an animal model

Inhaled CBD shrinks glioblastoma’s size in an animal model

Cannabinoid medicines have enormous therapeutic potential but reliable studies still lacking

Cannabinoid medicines have enormous therapeutic potential but reliable studies still lacking

Using cannabis alongside other drugs may lead to harmful drug-drug interactions

Using cannabis alongside other drugs may lead to harmful drug-drug interactions

Study reveals link between recent cannabis use and extremes of nightly sleep duration

Study reveals link between recent cannabis use and extremes of nightly sleep duration

UQ strikes a deal with Canadian company to revolutionize the way patients take medical cannabis

UQ strikes a deal with Canadian company to revolutionize the way patients take medical cannabis

Study provides new insights into how cannabis extracts may work to treat epilepsy

Study provides new insights into how cannabis extracts may work to treat epilepsy

'Spice' users likely to experience more severe withdrawal symptoms, study finds

'Spice' users likely to experience more severe withdrawal symptoms, study finds

Discovery of new urinary biomarkers can boost the surveillance of synthetic drug abuse

Discovery of new urinary biomarkers can boost the surveillance of synthetic drug abuse

Latin American and Caribbean research contributions to tackle challenges posed by brain diseases

Latin American and Caribbean research contributions to tackle challenges posed by brain diseases

Research finds Cannabis terpenes as a promising new target for pain therapies

Research finds Cannabis terpenes as a promising new target for pain therapies

Purisys Adds ISO Certifications Confirming Its Commitment to Quality and Excellence

Purisys Adds ISO Certifications Confirming Its Commitment to Quality and Excellence

Prenatal THC and CBD exposure impairs offspring's ability to respond to fluoxetine

Prenatal THC and CBD exposure impairs offspring's ability to respond to fluoxetine

Many people with fibromyalgia substitute CBD for opioids and pain medications, finds study

Many people with fibromyalgia substitute CBD for opioids and pain medications, finds study

Understanding the risks and benefits of cannabis use among young patients

Understanding the risks and benefits of cannabis use among young patients

Tiny capsules containing cannabinoids could help treat neurological disorders

Tiny capsules containing cannabinoids could help treat neurological disorders

Streamline Cannabinoid Analyses with Restek’s New Neutrals Mix

Streamline Cannabinoid Analyses with Restek’s New Neutrals Mix

New peptides allow cannabis-derived drugs to fight pain in mice without side effects

New peptides allow cannabis-derived drugs to fight pain in mice without side effects