Cannabis Research

TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beleave Inc. (“Beleave”) (CSE:BE) (OTCQX:BLEVF) is pleased to announce that it will begin a research program with Dr. Michael Rogers to develop and characterize the bioavailability of novel cannabinoid food and drug delivery systems for oral administration using lipid-based nano-systems. Dr. Rogers is an Associate Professor in the […]

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Updated 3 hours ago Some patients will be asked to participate in clinical trials once Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program becomes fully operational. There’s also a good chance the University of Pittsburgh will conduct some of the research. The state is angling to become a national leader in medical marijuana research in conjunction with offering treatment […]

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TORONTO, Oct. 24, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Beleave Inc. (“Beleave”) (CSE:BE) (OTCQX:BLEVF) is pleased to announce that it will begin a research program with Dr. Michael Rogers to develop and characterize the bioavailability of novel cannabinoid food and drug delivery systems for oral administration using lipid-based nano-systems. Dr. Rogers is an Associate Professor in the […]

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CIITECH selected to award research funding, through a non-exclusive grant competition, to the collaborative work of Professor Raphael Mechoulam, a pioneer in the field of cannabis research credited for the discovery of the endocannabinoid system, and his colleague, Professor Francesca Levi-Schaffer, a global expert in asthma research. Together, these two Hebrew University scientists will embark […]

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Should kids and adolescents ever use medical marijuana? Administering the drug to younger patients remains somewhat contentious, but it also appears effective in treating a limited number of symptoms. According to a new study published today in the journal Pediatrics, medical marijuana is effective in treating seizures and chemotherapy-induced nausea in young patients. Researchers conducted […]

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Updated 48 minutes ago Some patients will be asked to participate in clinical trials once Pennsylvania’s medical marijuana program becomes fully operational. There’s also a good chance the University of Pittsburgh will conduct some of the research. The state is angling to become a national leader in medical marijuana research in conjunction with offering treatment […]

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Cannabis: A Visual Perspective features a juried selection of botanical illustrations presented by the Rocky Mountain Society of Botanical Artists rendered in watercolor, colored pencil, print and mixed media. The exhibit examines three species and seven subspecies of the genus Cannabis and spotlights the groundbreaking research conducted at CU Boulder.    The CU Museum of Natural […]

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On Wednesday, U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testified about medical marijuana research to a Senate Judiciary committee. He was speaking during an oversight hearing on the Justice Department on Capitol Hill in Washington. Sessions revealed his desire to limit the expansion of the MEDS Act, which would allow for more research on medical marijuana. The […]

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U.S. Attorney General Jeff Sessions testifies before a Senate Judiciary oversight hearing on the Justice Department on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S., October 18, 2017 REUTERS/Joshua Roberts Attorney General Jeff Sessions wants to expand the supply of medical marijuana grown for research He is wary of expanding the program too much  Orrin Hatch, a Utah […]

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During a Senate Judiciary Committee oversight hearing, Attorney General Jeff Sessions admitted that it would “be healthy to have some more competition” in the federal government’s cannabis research program, noting that there are currently 26 supplier applications before the Drug Enforcement Agency from entities interested in growing cannabis for federal medicinal research. “Each one of […]

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