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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IU neuroscientists receive $2 million to better understand the impact of cannabis use during adolescence

IU neuroscientists receive $2 million to better understand the impact of cannabis use during adolescence

Human gingival epithelial cells become damaged by cannabis smoke condensate

Human gingival epithelial cells become damaged by cannabis smoke condensate

The future of cold storage

The future of cold storage

California may require labels on pot products to warn of mental health risks

California may require labels on pot products to warn of mental health risks

Study uncovers a new, specific target for developing treatments for cocaine addiction

Study uncovers a new, specific target for developing treatments for cocaine addiction

The impact of cannabis use on COPD and COVID-19

The impact of cannabis use on COPD and COVID-19

Rejected minorities more likely to indulge in risky coping behaviors

Rejected minorities more likely to indulge in risky coping behaviors

Kratom: A dangerous or beneficial plant?

Kratom: A dangerous or beneficial plant?

New scientific statement highlights the cardiopulmonary effects of e-cigarette use among adolescents

New scientific statement highlights the cardiopulmonary effects of e-cigarette use among adolescents

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?

Youth substance use declined during the pandemic, research shows

Youth substance use declined during the pandemic, research shows

Current evidence on cannabis use in palliative care

Current evidence on cannabis use in palliative care

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

Spex CertiPrep® adds Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella Pathogen Detection Kits to its portfolio

Spex CertiPrep® adds Staphylococcus aureus and Salmonella Pathogen Detection Kits to its portfolio

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

Medical cannabis use shown to improve cancer-related symptoms in new study

Medical cannabis use shown to improve cancer-related symptoms in new study