Archive | November, 2010

The feasibility of converting Cannabis sativa L. oil into biodiesel.

2010 Nov;101(21):8457-60. doi: 10.1016/j.biortech.2010.05.064. Epub 2010 Jun 17. The feasibility of converting Cannabis sativa L. oil into biodiesel. Li SY1, Stuart JD, Li Y, Parnas RS. Author information  Abstract Cannabis sativa Linn, known as industrial hemp, was utilized for biodiesel production in this study. Oil from hemp seed was converted to biodiesel through base-catalyzed transesterification. The conversion is greater than 99.5% while the product yield is 97%. Several ASTM […]

Cannabidiol attenuates delayed-type hypersensitivity reactions via suppressing T-cell and macrophage reactivity

Acta Pharmacol Sin. Dec 2010; 31(12): 1611–1617.  Published online Nov 1, 2010. doi:  10.1038/aps.2010.155 PMCID: PMC4002943 Cannabidiol attenuates delayed-type hypersensitivity reactions via suppressing T-cell and macrophage reactivity Der-zen Liu,1,# Chieh-min Hu,2,# Chung-hsiung Huang,2 Shiaw-pyng Wey,3 and  Tong-rong Jan2,* Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract Aim: To investigate the effects cannabidiol (CBD) on […]