Title Belfast study to test cannabis-based medication Degree of recognition International Media name/outlet ITV Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 1/11/16 Description A major new study into the pain-relieving benefits of cannabis-based medication is to be carried out in Belfast.
The £250,000 project by Ulster University and pharmaceutical start-up GreenLight Medicines will examine the effects on people with various forms of arthritis.
Dr David Gibson, a specialist rheumatoid arthritis researcher who will lead the UU team, said the study had the potential to transform lives.
URL https://www.itv.com/news/utv/2016-11-01/belfast-study-to-test-cannabis-based-medication/ Persons David Gibson
- Endocannabinoid System
- Clinical Research