UCI CSC Research
Basic science studies on the physiological functions and pathological implications of the endocannabinoid system; discovery of endocannabinoid-based medications; investigations on the safety and efficacy of cannabis-based products in animal models of human disease.
Prospective clinical investigations on the safety and efficacy of cannabis-based products; retrospective studies on the consequences of cannabis use on specific patient populations; and translational studies on the impact of cannabis exposure on human physiology (e.g., functioning of the endocannabinoid system).
Law & Society
Studies on the legal oversight of finances, business structure, regulation, ethics, and anti-trust rules in the cannabis industry; and comparative studies on cannabis-control regimes in the United States and abroad.
What’s New in Cannabis Research
A monthly update on cannabis and cannabinoid research.
by Christleen Casem
UC Irvine School of Medicine, 2021