UU scientists to shine light on cannabis as painkiller

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A major new study into the pain-relieving benefits of cannabis-based medication is to be carried out in Ulster University.

The £250,000 project by Ulster University (UU) and pharmaceutical start-up GreenLight Medicines will examine the effects on people suffering with forms of arthritis.

Period2 Nov 2016

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  • Arthritis
  • Pain
  • Cannabinoids
  • Research
  • Immunology