Many Universities and research centers have conducted scientific studies on cannabinoids and their effects on disease. Below is a sampling of these studies about medical marijuana benefits and usages. You can find the complete list of several hundred studies on this page. Studies are categorized according to type of disease, such as cancer, multiple sclerosis, Alzheimer’s, etc.
Research on Medical Marijuana benefits, application and usages.
Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)
Prevention of Alzheimer’s Disease Pathology by Cannabinoids
Arthritis and Cannabis
Cancer – Breast
Antitumor Activity of Plant Cannabinoids with Emphasis on the Effect of Cannabidiol on Human Breast Carcinoma
9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Inhibits Cell Cycle Progression in Human Breast Cancer through Cdc2 Regulation
Cannabidiol as a novel inhibitor of Id-1 gene expression in aggressive breast cancer cells.
Anti-tumoral action of cannabinoids: involvement of sustained ceramide accumulation and extracellular signal-regulated kinase activation
Inhibition of Glioma Growth in Vivo by Selective Activation of the CB2 Cannabinoid Receptor1
Cannabinoids Inhibit the Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Pathway in Gliomas
Cannabis-induced cytotoxicity in leukemic cell lines: the role of the cannabinoid receptors and the MAPK pathway
Cannabidiol-Induced Apoptosis in Human Leukemia Cells : A Novel Role of Cannabidiol in the Regulation of p22phox and Nox4 Expression
Targeting CB2 cannabinoid receptors as a novel therapy to treat malignant lymphoblastic disease
Delta-9Tetrahydrocannabinol inhibits growth and metastasis of lung cancer
Cannabinoid receptor-1 modulation induces apoptosis of human melanoma cells
Cannabinoids Induce Apoptosis of Pancreatic Tumor Cells via Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress–Related Genes
Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol induces apoptosis in human prostate PC-3 cells via a receptor-independent mechanism
Cannabinoid receptors agonist WIN-55,212-2 inhibits angiogenesis, metastasis and tumor growth of androgen-sensitive prostate cancer cell CWR22Rnu1 xenograft in athymic nude mice
Cancer – Undifferentiated
Inhibition of tumor angiogenesis by cannabinoids
Cannabinoids for Cancer Treatment: Progress and Promise
Antitumorigenic Effects of Cannabinoids beyond Apoptosis
Neuroprotective and Blood-Retinal Barrier-Preserving Effects of Cannabidiol in Experimental Diabetes
Cannabidiol arrests onset of autoimmune diabetes in NOD mice
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