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Canadian scientists found that administering Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol to pregnant rats resulted in offspring having heart dysfunction

Scientists from Western University, Canada hypothesized that maternal exposure to Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC) during pregnancy will impair fetal development, leading to cardiac dysfunction in the offspring. Lee, K., Laviolette, S.R. & Hardy, D.B. Exposure to Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol during rat pregnancy leads to impaired cardiac dysfunction in postnatal life. Pediatr Res (2021). https://doi.org/10.1038/s41390-021-01511-9 So they administered 3 mg/kg […]

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Docking and molecular dynamics simulation shows tetrahydrocannabinol(THC) disables SARS-CoV-2 virus

Scientists found tetrahydrocannabinol(THC), a cannabinoid of cannabis, gave promising results to inhibit SARS-CoV-2 virus’ Mpro protein. If the Mpro protein of SARS-CoV-2 virus is inhibited, the virus can not replicate itself, and therefore become disabled. Deepak Mishra, Radha Raman Maurya, Kamlesh Kumar, Nupur S. Munjal, Vijay Bahadur, Sandeep Sharma, Prashant Singh, Indra Bahadur. Structurally modified compounds […]

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THC promotes functional remyelination in mouse brain shows cannabis can cure multiple sclerosis

Scientists from Complutense University of Madrid in Spain, which have a motto of “Libertas Perfundet Omnia Luce”, “Freedom will flood all things with light”, published a paper “Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Promotes Functional Remyelination in the Mouse Brain”. Aguado T, Huerga-Gómez A, Torre ASl, et al. Δ 9 -Tetrahydrocannabinol Promotes Functional Remyelination in the Mouse Brain. Research Square; […]

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Cancer is curable with cannabinoids and British GW Pharmaceuticals hold the patent for it

Cannabis THC’s anticancer effects were already proven in 1975 In September 1975, the Journal of the National Cancer Institute published an experiment in which mice transplanted Lewis Lung adenocarcinoma were given oral doses of cannabinoids, including THC of cannabinoids. A. E. Munson, L. S. Harris, M. A. Friedman, W. L. Dewey, R. A. Carchman, Antineoplastic […]

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GW pharmaceuticals Ltd sponsoring RCT to treat cannabis for adult chronic tic disorders

Gilles de la Tourette syndrome (TS) is a chronic neuropsychiatric disorder characterized by motor and vocal tics. First-line treatments for tics are antipsychotics and tic-specific behavioral therapies. However, due to a lack of trained therapists and adverse events of antipsychotic medication many patients seek alternative treatment options including cannabis. Based on the favorable results obtained […]

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Ingestion of a THC-Rich Cannabis Oil in People with Fibromyalgia presented significant improvement

The cannabis group presented significant improvement on the “feel good,” “pain,” “do work,” and “fatigue” scores. Phytocannabinoids can be a low-cost and well-tolerated therapy to reduce symptoms and increase the quality of life of patients with fibromyalgia. https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/33118602/

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THC prevents mortality via immune cells apoptosis induction leading to cytokine storm suppression

Scientist team who found THC treatment on Staphylococcal Enterotoxin B(SEB) induced Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome mice leads to 100% survival updated their paper with the mechanism, and suggested the activation of cannabinoid receptors may serve as a therapeutic modality to treat ARDS associated with COVID19. Mohammed, A., F K Alghetaa, H., Miranda, K., Wilson, K., […]