Cannabis

The three main species typically recognized within the Cannabis sativa L. family include Cannabis sativa, Cannabis indica and Cannabis ruderalis. The most well-known compounds found within the cannabis plant are THC, cannabidiol (CBD) and cannabinol (CBN).
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Researchers determine the effects of after-hours cannabis use on workplace performance

Researchers determine the effects of after-hours cannabis use on workplace performance

Maternal cannabis use in pregnancy linked to increased risk of autism in children

Maternal cannabis use in pregnancy linked to increased risk of autism in children

Will smoking cannabis harm your heart?, yes says AMA

Will smoking cannabis harm your heart?, yes says AMA

Cannabinoids may alter the effects of some prescription drugs

Cannabinoids may alter the effects of some prescription drugs

FDA approves CBD oral solution for treatment of seizures related to tuberous sclerosis complex

FDA approves CBD oral solution for treatment of seizures related to tuberous sclerosis complex

New program can help laboratories measure key chemical compounds in cannabis products

New program can help laboratories measure key chemical compounds in cannabis products

Study: Stimulant use is higher in states without medical cannabis laws

Study: Stimulant use is higher in states without medical cannabis laws

SP Industries announces partnership agreement with Ecodyst to distribute single sample evaporation systems

SP Industries announces partnership agreement with Ecodyst to distribute single sample evaporation systems

Cannabis could be a potentially effective treatment for sickle cell disease pain

Cannabis could be a potentially effective treatment for sickle cell disease pain

CBD may help reduce cytokine storm and excessive lung inflammation in COVID-19

CBD may help reduce cytokine storm and excessive lung inflammation in COVID-19

UHN leads first-of-its-kind real world evidence study of medical cannabis

UHN leads first-of-its-kind real world evidence study of medical cannabis

BU researchers develop new method to better understand cell communication

BU researchers develop new method to better understand cell communication

Cannabis offences in schools across England rise, data reveals

Cannabis offences in schools across England rise, data reveals

Study may help develop better treatment strategies for cannabis dependence

Study may help develop better treatment strategies for cannabis dependence

Study links prenatal cannabis use with risk of sleep problems in children

Study links prenatal cannabis use with risk of sleep problems in children

Majority of people with MS use complementary and alternative medicine, survey finds

Majority of people with MS use complementary and alternative medicine, survey finds

Cannabidiol may reduce behavioral problems in children with intellectual disabilities

Cannabidiol may reduce behavioral problems in children with intellectual disabilities

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

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

Cannabis plant may harbor SARS-CoV-2 for at least a week

Cannabis plant may harbor SARS-CoV-2 for at least a week

Determining Cannabinoids in Marijuana-Infused Edibles

Determining Cannabinoids in Marijuana-Infused Edibles