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Israeli Company Develops Marijuana Strain that Improves Medicinal Value

Israeli Company Develops Marijuana Strain that Improves Medicinal Value

In a recent report from Marijuana Business Daily, an Israeli company is asking their government to approve a genetically bred marijuana strain, that has shown to increase the medical value of the plant while reducing the euphoric feelings of being "high", associated with use. In a joint venture formed by...

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Alaska Legislator Proposes Separate Marijuana Control Board

Alaska Legislator Proposes Separate Marijuana Control Board

In a recently published article from Marijuana Business Daily, Sen. Lesil McGuire of Alaska has recently proposed a bill that would allow oversight of all marijuana related businesses to be addressed by the marijuana control agency and not the Alcoholic Beverage Control Board. The Senator claims that the ABC does...

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CNBC's "Marijuana Country: The Cannabis Boom" Set to Premiere January 5

CNBC's "Marijuana Country: The Cannabis Boom" Set to Premiere January 5

Since passing one of the most liberal marijuana laws in the world, CNBC's Harry Smith is returning to Colorado to document the rise of the marijuana industry and it's unprecedented results since legalization. In a new series named, "Marijuana Country: The Cannabis Boom",  set to premiere January 5, 2015, Smith...

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Marijuana May Shrink Brain Tumors Associated With Cancer

Marijuana May Shrink Brain Tumors Associated With Cancer

According to a recently published study, tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol (two of marijuana's active properties) have been shown to successfully treat brain tumors in mice. “We think this is due to the different pathways that these cannabinoids hit,” said Senior author of the new study, Dr. Wai Liu, to Medical Daily. “Specifically, THC...

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Big Pharma, Tobacco, and Alcohol Companies Seek Marijuana Profits

Big Pharma, Tobacco, and Alcohol Companies Seek Marijuana Profits

In a recent report from Marijuana Business Daily, big pharmaceutical, tobacco, and alcohol companies are not only keeping a watchful eye on the increasing success of the marijuana industry; they want a piece of the action. According to several experts who attended the Marijuana Business Conference this past Friday, these...

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