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As Congress Considers Cannabis, Regulators and Lawmakers Convene on Key Issues

A cannabis regulation panel brought together federal lawmakers and regulators, who focused on impairment, science, and efforts at the federal level to change cannabis policy.

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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.

Business

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.”