University Researching Young African American Blunt Use

The post University Researching Young African American Blunt Use appeared first on High Times. Researchers are concerned about African American young adults with blunt smoking habits. In fact, the University of Cincinnati (UC) College of Medicine will receive $726,000 to fund the research on young African American blunt use. According […]

The First Map of the Cannabis Genome

Sunrise Genetics, Inc., the parent company for Hempgene and Marigene, announced last week they have successfully mapped the cannabis genome. The genome map was presented at the 26th Annual Plant and Animal Genome Conference in San Diego, CA during the panel “Cannabis Genomics: Advances and Applications.” According to CJ Schwartz, […]

Researchers Are Trying To Find Most Effective Anti-Drug PSAs

The post Researchers Are Trying To Find Most Effective Anti-Drug PSAs appeared first on High Times. Although previous studies have shown that anti-drug campaigns, like Nancy Reagan’s infamous “Just Say No” digital bowel movement on the children of the 1980s, are mostly ineffective when it comes to preventing Americans from […]

Cannabis and the Environment: Navigating the Interplay Between Genetics and Transcriptomics

It is that time of year where the holidays afford us an opportunity for rest, recuperation and introspection. Becoming a new father to a healthy baby girl and having the privilege to make a living as a scientist, fills me with an immeasurable sense of appreciation and indebtedness. I’ve also […]

Marijuana Could Help HIV Patients Maintain Mental Stamina

The post Marijuana Could Help HIV Patients Maintain Mental Stamina appeared first on High Times. Medical marijuana could be beneficial in helping HIV patients maintain their mental stamina, according to a new study. Researchers at Michigan State University recently published a paper in the journal AIDS, which points to tetrahydrocannabinol, […]

New Drug Delivery Mechanisms For Cannabis Products

Next Frontier Biosciences announced the launch of their new product line, Verra Wellness, in the Colorado market this week. The products are designed with relatively new concepts for the cannabis market, including nasal, sublingual and topical administration. The company claims their product is the first-ever cannabis nasal mist. Co-founded by […]