Archive | January, 1976

The stability of cannabis and its preparations on storage.

J Pharm Pharmacol. 1976 Jan;28(1):1-7. The stability of cannabis and its preparations on storage. Fairbairn JW, Liebmann JA, Rowan MG. Abstract Solutions of pure cannabinoids, nine samples of herbal and two of resin cannabis (one freshly prepared) were stored in varying conditions for up to 2 years. Exposure to light (not direct sunlight) was shown to be the greatest single factos in […]

The inhibition of DNA synthesis by cannabinoids.

1976 Jan;36(1):95-100. The inhibition of DNA synthesis by cannabinoids. Carchman RA, Harris LS, Munson AE. Abstract Several of the cannabinoids found in marihuana have been shown to inhibit tumor growth and increase the life-span of mice bearing the Lewis lung adenocarcinoma. When trypsin-dispersed isolated Lewis lung cells are incubated in vitro, they maintain their capacity to carry out macromolecular synthesis […]