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Enhanced tolerance of industrial hemp (Cannabis sativa L.) plants on abandoned mine land soil leads to overexpression of cannabinoids

Total THC content in the floral buds collected from plants grown in Miracle-Gro soil outdoors or in the greenhouse was higher than the floral buds collected from plants grown in mine land soil outdoors or in the greenhouse and field conditions. Total THC levels in mine land 1 soil with the Fedora 17 variety remain […]

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Collegiate Cannabis Courses

Cannabis Courses in North America “With the growing access to and use of medical marijuana, it is important to integrate related instruction into the curriculum as any other therapeutic entity and allow students to build the appropriate knowledge and skills prior to encountering a patient using medical marijuana in an APPE setting. No particular topic […]

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Pharmaceutical Industry Sales in the United States are $500 Billion

According to a recent question from Dr. Jeff Chen, the director of the Cannabis Initiative at UCLA, to the audience at a panel titled, “Impact Investing: Medical Efficacy and Societal Impact of Legal Cannabis,” where Dr. Chen asked the audience to take a guess at the amount of pharmaceutical sales in the United States. “What does […]

2021 Cannabis Flowers

Cannabis

Cannabis is an annual, dioecious, flowering herb. The leaves are palmately compound or digitate, with serrate leaflets.[12] The first pair of leaves usually have a single leaflet, the number gradually increasing up to a maximum of about thirteen leaflets per leaf (usually seven or nine), depending on variety and growing conditions. At the top of […]

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Global Biome

A biome /ˈbaɪoʊm/ is a community of plants and animals that have common characteristics for the environment they exist in. They can be found over a range of continents. Biomes are distinct biological communities that have formed in response to a shared physical climate.[1][2] “Biome” is a broader term than “habitat“; any biome can comprise […]