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Research Roundup: Nov 7, 2023

Best of cannabinoid science this week...

A survey of why people are using CBD listed neurological disorders, pulmonary conditions, gastrointestinal disorders & chronic pain Consumer perception, knowledge, and uses of cannabidiol

A double-blind placebo sleep study finds CBN to be helpful for improving overall sleep disturbance A Double-Blind, Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Study of the Safety and Effects of CBN With and Without CBD on Sleep Quality

In older adults, medical cannabis use was not associated with a decrease in daily living activities Medical Cannabis Is Not Associated with a Decrease in Activities of Daily Living in Older Adults

A personal case report on using cannabis for anxiety An Individual's Lived Experiences of Taking Cannabis-Based Medicinal Products (CBMPs) to Treat Anxiety

In a survey, caregivers endorsed CBD as helpful for Angelman syndrome (a genetic disorder that leads to developmental delays as well as happy, excitable personalities) Quality of Life in Angelman Syndrome: A Caregivers' Survey

In a case report of a person with Fabry disease (a genetic neurological disorder that causes pain & a variety of symptoms), cannabis helped to relieve their nocturnal neuropathic pain when nothing else would Relief of nocturnal neuropathic pain with the use of cannabis in a patient with Fabry disease

In adults with drug-resistant epilepsies, the safety & efficacy of CBD High-purified cannabidiol efficacy and safety in a cohort of adult patients with various types of drug-resistant epilepsies

In dogs with osteoarthritis, an analysis of the endocannabinoid system at their joints indicates a therapeutic use for cannabinoid medicines Endocannabinoid System Receptors at the Hip and Stifle Joints of Middle-Aged Dogs: A Novel Target for the Therapeutic Use of Cannabis sativa Extract in Canine Arthropathies

A big review of 59 studies on CBD & cognition find no impairment Effects of the Acute and Chronic Administration of Cannabidiol on Cognition in Humans and Animals: A Systematic Review

A collection of the data on CBD & inflammation

Effects of Cannabidiol in Inflammation: A Review of Pre-clinical and Clinical Findings

A review of the history & chemistry of cannabis From ancient Asian relics to contemporaneity: A review of historical and chemical aspects of Cannabis

On how exercise interacts with your endocannabinoid system & kynurenine pathway as well as the potential relevance for depression & obesity Crosstalk between Exercise-Derived Endocannabinoidome and Kynurenines: Potential Target Therapies for Obesity and Depression Symptoms

On cannabinoids for kidney & liver toxicity Cannabinoids as Potential Therapeutic Agents for Kidney and Liver Toxicity

And in rat liver cells, the presence of CBG lowered fibrosis (scar tissue) Concentration-Dependent Attenuation of Pro-Fibrotic Responses after Cannabigerol Exposure in Primary Rat Hepatocytes Cultured in Palmitate and Fructose Media

In a mouse model of obesity, five weeks of THC lessened weight gain & improved their glucose tolerance while five weeks of CBD increased lipid metabolism in fat & liver tissues as well as improving glucose tolerance The Effect of Orally Administered Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and Cannabidiol (CBD) on Obesity Parameters in Mice

In human microglial cells (white blood cells that eat invaders), the anti-inflammatory effects of the minor cannabinoids

Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Minor Cannabinoids CBC, THCV, and CBN in Human Macrophages

In a new hemp cultivar called Pink Pepper, the CBD from it has anti-inflammatory effects In Vitro and In Vivo Anti-Inflammatory Effects of Cannabidiol Isolated from Novel Hemp ( Cannabis sativa L.) Cultivar Pink Pepper

In tilapia fish, CBD lowered stress biomarkers Effects of CBD (Cannabidiol) on the physiology of Nile tilapia (Oreochromisn niloticus) as a chronic stress mitigating agent In-vivo


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