cannabis

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cannabis

noun arouser, bhang, cannabis sativa, drug, grass, hash, hashish, hemp, marijuana, narcotic, pot, weed
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A question of rank: Using DNA barcodes to classify Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica.
The Cannabis sativa versus Cannabis indica debate: An interview with Ethan Russo, MD.
When I first considered this issue in the early 1970s, I assumed that cannabis as medicine would be identical to the marijuana that is used for other purposes (the dried flowering tops of female Cannabis indica plants); its toxicity is minimal, its dosage is easily titrated, and, once freed of the prohibition tariff, it will be inexpensive.
Medicinal Genomics is the first known organization to sequence the complete genomes of Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica.
5) American-grown cannabis sativa was thought to have negligible psychoactivity, being thereby distinguished from medical-grade cannabis indica, which was imported from India via England.
Surprised in part by the finding that genomic variation between Cannabis strains is over 1%, a figure that is 10 times the variation of human genomes, the team at Medicinal Genomics turned to Roche's 454 Sequencing Center in Branford, Connecticut to sequence the Cannabis indica strain on Roche's new GS FLX+ System, the latest advance in long read next generation technology.
No one, whether a pharmacist or not, under this law, has any right to sell any preparation of Cannabis indica to any person under 18 years of age except on the written order of an adult.
and AMSTERDAM -- Medicinal Genomics, a pioneer in the genomics of medicinal plants, today announced that the company has sequenced the entire genome of Cannabis sativa and Cannabis indica, assembling the largest known gene collection of this therapeutic plant.
The major marijuana sales are for Cannabis sativa, having a greater percentage of THC, and Cannabis indica, having the higher concentration of CBD.