Researchers report synthetic marijuana products, sold under names such as K2 or Spice, have serious side effects including psychosis, seizures and even death. Researchers warn they are not a safe substitute for cannabis.
Researchers report amnesia caused by cannabinoids relies on the activation of the CB1 receptor in mitochondria in the hippocampus.
Researchers report administering cannabinoids soon after a traumatic event can prevent PTSD-like symptoms in rats.
Researchers have created the most detailed 3D structure to date of the brain receptor that binds and responds to the root of the marijuana high.