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First licensed R&D firm in Colorado to study benefits of cannabis for Alzheimer’s disease

First licensed R&D firm in Colorado to study benefits of cannabis for Alzheimer’s disease

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

March 16, 2020

The City of Denver is now presenting cannabis researchers with an opportunity to apply for a research and development (R&D) license. Although this type of licensing was initially introduced following the passage of House Bill 1367 in 2017, municipalities were allowed to opt-in or opt-out; Denver has officially opted in. An R&D fir...

Cannabis studies: What have we learned from science so far this year?

Cannabis studies: What have we learned from science so far this year?

Bethan Rose Jenkins, Cannabis News Writer/Editorial

July 16, 2018

Cannabis research is being undertaken on a constant basis, and what we’ve learned about the plant thus far is quite astonishing. Studies on the green plant have revealed a profusion of therapeutic benefits. From its suitability as a natural treatment for diseases like cancer to its potential as a ...

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