Friday , 17 November 2017

Tag Archives: marijuana science

Fort Collins Cannabis Investors Awarded $100,000

A Fort Collins startup specializing in studying hemp was recently awarded roughly $100,000 by a Denver-based group of investors. New West Genetics plans to use the funds to hire additional staff and solve production challenges. The company creates strains of industrial hemp by combining the science used to study genetics with traditional agriculture breeding techniques, the Rockies Venture Club announced ... Read More »

Cannabis and the Brain

Two studies and an editorial published online by JAMA Psychiatry examine associations between cannabis use and the brain. Cannabis and the Brain In the first study, David Pagliaccio, Ph.D., formerly of Washington University in St. Louis, and now at the National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Md., and coauthors analyzed data from a group of twin/siblings (n=483 with 262 participants ... Read More »

More Cannabis Science, Less Reefer Madness, Please

I won’t be dishonest about it. I get a tad bit miffed in this day and age when I see news sites, journalist or even bloggers being misleading about cannabis. And that goes both ways. I no more want to see random claims about any false positives of marijuana, than I want to see false negative claims about cannabis usage. ... Read More »