Cannabis Research

Q: Realizing how popular cannabis and CBD have become whether on Hollywood runways or retail shelves, what makes you think that they are not just passing fads like so many diets or workouts? A: First off, of course, is that unlike the keto – or even paleo – diet or Pilates, humans have been using […]

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FSD Pharma Inc (OTC: FSDDF), a company engaged in development of medical cannabis and research on cannabinoid-based treatments, announced the addition Monday of three major cannabis researchers to its scientific advisory board. What Happened The Canadian company said Daniel Piomelli, Ph.D., Ryan Vandrey, Ph.D. and David Casarett, MD, MA will play a key role in FSD Pharma’s […]

Scientists hope an ingredient found in cannabis could one day be used to treat people addicted to heroin and in turn help tackle the opioid crisis. Taking cannabidiol (CBD), a non-psychoactive chemical in marijuana, was found to ease cravings and the anxiety associated with giving up the powerful opioid in former addicts. It also appeared […]

Affecting industries as diverse as cosmetics, food and beverage and pharmaceuticals, the exploding CBD (cannabidiol) market has generated considerable headlines, providing fodder to umpteenth analysis and forecasts. The latest one, by leading cannabis researchers BDS Analytics and Arcview Market Research, projects that the collective market for CBD sales in the U.S. will surpass $20 billion […]

Aurora Cannabis Inc (TSE:ACB) (NYSE:ACB) has been our top pick in the volatile cannabis space, a view reinforced by the company’s fiscal third-quarter earnings, said analysts at Melius Research. Aurora released much-anticipated fiscal third-quarter earnings results last Tuesday, with net revenue of C$65.2 million (US$48.44 million) in the quarter, up from C$16.1 million in the […]

Researchers have used functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) to show how cannabidiol (CBD) counteracts some of the harmful effects of cannabis on the brain[1]. The team performed fMRI on 17 healthy volunteers after taking strains of cannabis containing tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main psychoactive component in cannabis, and either high CBD or negligible CBD. They found […]

IRVINE, CA, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — via NEWMEDIAWIRE — Cannabis Science, Inc. (CBIS), a U.S. company specializing in the development of cannabinoid-based medicines, has entered into a new Research Collaboration Agreement with Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Inc. to investigate the potential use of a proprietary extract from the Justicia plant to treat a number […]

The discovery of illegal marijuana grow sites in national forests spanning Oregon and Washington declined after each state legalized recreational cannabis, a new study reports. But while legalization appears to have been a driving factor for decreased illicit cultivation in Oregon, that doesn’t seem to be the case in Washington. The difference, it seems, may have […]

With the advent of medical cannabis legalization in states across the U.S., the plant has emerged as a popular alternative or complement to a variety of conventional medical treatment methods. Patients are seeking cannabis treatment for all kinds of symptoms, such as anxiety, cancer, neurological disorders. America’s opioid epidemic — which, according to the White […]

More than a million Kiwis are keen to try medicinal cannabis, according to a new survey. With polls suggesting New Zealand will vote to legalise recreational use of the already popular drug, licensed medicinal cannabis developer Helius Therapeutics expects the market for its products to explode from 2020. It commissioned a poll by Horizon Research […]

In case you haven’t noticed, the green rush is well under way. Having long been considered a taboo industry, the legal marijuana industry is stepping out of the shadows and into the spotlight. After generating $5.4 billion in legal worldwide sales in 2015, according to Arcview Market Research and BDS Analytics, one Wall Street firm […]

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–May 20, 2019– FSD Pharma Inc. (CSE: HUGE) (OTCQB: FSDDF) (FRA: 0K9) (“FSD” or the “Company”), is pleased to announce that three eminent cannabis researchers have joined the company’s Scientific Advisory Board (“SAB”). “We are honored to welcome Daniele Piomelli, Ph.D., Ryan Vandrey, Ph.D. and David Casarett, MD, MA to our Scientific Advisory Board,” […]