USA. California has opened a formal ‘Cannabis Studies’ academic institute at its Humboldt University. As medical marijuana has become an accepted part of the medical world there are an ever growing number of questions for researchers who want to understand the science behind pots numerous uses.
Initially funding will support 11 researchers. The cannabis institute re-enforces the American belief that they will lead the world in the scientific understanding of the cannabis plant and its many uses.
The full story is here https://www.dailydemocrat.com/editorial/ci_22127978/institute-study-marijuana-is-welcomeDecember 5th 2012