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In California, a Push to Allow CBD in Food Resumes

A similar effort failed at the eleventh hour of the last session. But the question of whether to allow CBD in foods (including pet food) is back on the table as the new legislative session ramps up.

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Research

A First: National Institutes of Health Issues RFI on Cannabis Research Barriers

The request for information is NIH’s first on these barriers, and it includes eight participants, from the National Cancer Institute to the National Institute on Aging.

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Marlboro-Maker Altria Tinkers With Cannabis Flavors

In new patent applications, Altria and the University of Virginia focus on how to modify cannabis plants to “control the formation of terpenes that impart specific flavor and aroma characteristics.”