Plant-Derived Cannabidiol (CBD) Extracts Jerusalem, Israel - The administration of plant-derived cannabidiol (CBD) extracts provide greater efficacy in the treatment of pain and inflammation than the use of a purified CBD alternative, according to preclinical data published online ahead of print in the Journal Pharmacology & Pharmacy. Investigators at the Hebrew University, Institute for Drug Research
There is a great deal of evidence suggesting that cannabis is beneficial for the prevention and treatment of neurodegenerative diseases. It shows particular promise in the case of Alzheimer’s disease. With that said, a group of Australian researchers, led by Dr. Tim Karl, published a study in this month’s edition of Psychopharmacology that offers further insight.