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DEA Proposes Increase to Research-Grade Cannabis Supply, Again

“This will meet the need created by the increase in the amount of approved research involving marijuana,” the DEA told Cannabis Wire.

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Q&A: The American Chemical Society Is Digging in on Cannabis

The ACS now has more than 300 members focused on researching cannabis, but there may be a need for more expansion.

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Is the DEA Opening a Door to Cannabis Cultivation for Research? Or Is It Continuing to Drag Its Feet?

The agency says it will respond to pending applications, but first it will propose new regulations—without a timeline.

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Q&A: Is the New Mexico VA Hobbling Cannabis Research?

A university researcher needs veterans as subjects for his work on PTSD. He says the VA is making recruitment difficult.

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Q&A: Do Competing Cannabis Interests Repackage Opioid Research?

A recent cannabis and opioid study highlighted that “corporate actors” with “deep pockets have substantial ability to promote congenial results, as suffering people are desperate for effective solutions.”

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Can Cannabis Help Parkinson’s Patients?

Q&A: After a survey shows a hunger for answers among clinicians and patients alike, a foundation gathers experts to chart a research path. Here’s why.

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Exposure to Cannabis in Pregnancy: Warning Signs

Studies are scarce, but one shows that prenatal exposure may lead to behavioral problems in children.

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Stanford Researchers Seek a Solution to Crohn’s with New Cannabis-Focused Biotech Company

Katexco is moving forward with the development of its first potential cannabis-based therapies this year.

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A Conversation with Ziva Cooper

The Research Director of UCLA's Cannabis Research Initiative talks opioids, how men and women experience cannabis differently, and Alex Berenson's misrepresentation of cannabis research.

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Dispatches from the 2019 North American Cannabis Summit

The three-day conference is an unprecedented gathering of leading public health experts to discuss future cannabis policy.

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Cannabis Research Took off in 2018

Here’s a list of 12 published studies and pieces of research that I found interesting or important since Cannabis Wire launched in June.

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FDA Approves Country’s First Cannabis Extract-Based Pharmaceutical

Until now, only synthetic cannabinoid-based medicines have been approved