Cannabis Research

Sungah Choi / The Poly Post Cannabis research Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 5:32 pm Cal Poly Pomona should lead in cannabis research … read more at: http://www.thepolypost.com/opinion/cal-poly-pomona-should-lead-in-cannabis-research/article_a7693596-9b13-11e6-b39e-af608a3d6e65.html

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Sungah Choi / The Poly Post Cannabis research Posted: Tuesday, October 25, 2016 5:32 pm Cal Poly Pomona should lead in cannabis research … read more at: http://www.thepolypost.com/opinion/cal-poly-pomona-should-lead-in-cannabis-research/article_a7693596-9b13-11e6-b39e-af608a3d6e65.html

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Alicia Wallace joined The Cannabist in July 2016, covering national marijuana policy and business. She contributes to the Denver Post’s beer industry coverage. In her 13 years as a business news reporter, her coverage has spanned the economy, Sports… … read more at: http://www.thecannabist.co/2016/10/25/institute-cannabis-research-colorado-raphael-mechoulam/66110/

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People who regularly smoke large amounts of marijuana may be more susceptible to bone fractures than people who don’t use the drug, according to a new study conducted in the United Kingdom. Researchers also found that the people in the study who used marijuana regularly tended to have thinner bones than the people who did […]

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The Lamberts would pay any price to save their four-year-old granddaughter Katelyn from her terrifying seizures. After witnessing the miraculous effects of CBD on their granddaughter, millionaires Barry and Joy Lambert donated $33.7 million to Sydney University. The money will fund the Lambert Initiative which will allow scientists to evaluate the way that CBD fights […]

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SALT LAKE CITY — The only “medical marijuana” bill passed by Utah lawmakers in 2016 was a resolution urging the federal government to reclassify cannabis as a Schedule II drug, a change that would open the door to medical research. Had Congress authorized the Drug Enforcement Administration to make that change, universities and pharmaceutical companies […]

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U.S. News Updates Arkansas Cannabis opponents behind the lawsuits targeting this year’s medical marijuana initiatives have taken their pushback to the airwaves with a new anti-legalization campaign ad. The group Arkansans Against Legalized Marijuana created the advertisement against Issue 6 and Issue 7 with the support of Arkansas Surgeon General Greg Bledsoe. The video discredits cannabis […]

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This story has been updated. Two Philadelphia medical schools today announced they are collaborating on research into medical marijuana, and will be co-presenting an academic conference on cannabis at the end of this month. Temple University will partner with Thomas Jefferson University’s Center for Medical Cannabis Education and Research to “encourage research and education initiatives […]

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Canadian-based PharmaCielo Ltd. yesterday announced that it has formed a research advisory board to advance its studies of cannabis with hopes of further developing itself in the legal marijuana market. The company operates its PharmaCielo Colombia Holdings S.A.S. subsidiary in Rio Negro, a large municipality outside of Medellín in Colombia’s Antioquia department, and is pushing to expand in […]

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Marijuana may be bad to the bone, a new Scottish study suggests. People who are very heavy users of pot have more than twice the risk of suffering a broken bone compared to people who only smoke tobacco cigarettes, the study found. Heavy pot users also had lower bone density compared to cigarette smokers, the […]

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Alberta’s justice minister is travelling to Colorado this week to research the legalization of cannabis first-hand. Kathleen Ganley will be going to Denver Thursday to meet with the attorney general, police, fire and environmental health officials. She says the two-day trip will cost just over $4,000 but will help prepare the government for the eventual […]

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Cannabis Business Times is proud to present Ken Morrow as the Cannabis 2017 Cultivation Conference chair. Morrow, founder of Trichome Technologies, a cannabis research and development company, is bringing over three decades of cannabis industry expertise to his role in steering the direction of this inaugural event, to be held March 20-22, 2017, in Oakland, […]

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