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Caryophyllene (BCP) and its derivative caryophyllene oxide (BCPO) are particularly significant terpenoids found in many green leafy vegetables.
And did cannabidiol really kill four-and-a-half mice?
How do cannabinoids affect memory and learning? It seems like a simple question, but the kind of memory, the species, the animals’ age and sex all affect the answer.
Synthetic cannabinoid binds with high potency to the CB1 receptor — about 10-20x higher than THC.
CBD oil seem to be everywhere these days, despite the confusing legal status. But how much do we actually know?
Preventing nausea is a common medical use of cannabis. But nausea is a multi-faceted feeling.
Scientists employed by the US government filed a patent in 2001 for cannabinoids as antioxidants and neuroprotectants, citing their potential for treating Alzheimer’s disease among others.
A new paper from scientists at Stonybrook University examined the importance of FABPs in the breakdown of THC in the liver.
Many drugs have been proposed as treatment for cannabis addiction, from pure THC or CBD-rich cannabis, to Ambien.
Going by names like Spice and K2, synthetic cannabinoids are largely a result of prohibition.