Prevalence of Fungal Infections in Indoor-Grown Cannabis Evaluated for the First Time

Following the announcement of the legalization of recreational cannabis in Canada, research into the country’s cultivation practices has experienced a resurgence. As the number of cultivation facilities in the country grows, so too does the likelihood of observing previously undescribed pathogens that can affect the cannabis crop. Pathogenicity studies can Continue Reading

Combined Chemotherapy, Cannabinoid Treatment Effective Against Cancer

New research has confirmed that cannabinoids, the active chemicals in cannabis, are effective in killing leukemia cells, particularly when used in combination with chemotherapy treatments. Researchers also found that sequential use of an initial dose of chemotherapy first and then cannabinoids significantly improved overall results against the blood cancer cells. Continue Reading