Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research


Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research is the only peer-reviewed open access journal dedicated to the scientific, medical, and psychosocial exploration of clinical cannabis, cannabinoids, and the endocannabinoid system. The Journal publishes a broad range of human and animal studies including basic and translational research; clinical studies; behavioral, social, and epidemiological issues; and ethical, legal, and regulatory controversies.

Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research is the premier open source for authoritative cannabis and cannabinoid research, discussion, and debate. The Journal publishes under the Creative Commons Attribution 4.0 (CC BY) license to ensure broad dissemination and participation. All articles in Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research are rapidly reviewed and published online within 4 weeks of acceptance.

Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research coverage includes:

Biochemical process of the endocannabinoid system Cannabinoid receptors and signaling Pharmaceuticals based on cannabis and cannabinoids Optimal dosing and drug delivery Short- and long-term effects on the brain and behavior Toxicological studies Analgesic effects, including neuropathic pain and chronic nerve injury Neurological disorders, including epilepsy, multiple sclerosis, and glaucoma Use of cannabis as antinauseants and antispasmodics Immune function and chronic inflammation, including HIV Cancer and cancer-related treatment Screening and assessment for marijuana misuse and addiction Social, behavioral, and public health impact Ethics, regulation, legalization, and public policy Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research is under the editorial leadership of Daniele Piomelli, PhD, PharmD, the Louise Turner Arnold Chair in Neurosciences and Professor of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Pharmacology, and Biological Chemistry at University of California, Irvine.

Audience: Pharmacologists and psychopharmacologists, toxicologists, biochemists, neurologists, psychiatrists, physicians, and other healthcare practitioners, addiction specialists, and regulators and policymakers, among others

Benefits of publishing in Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research:

High visibility, immediate and unrestricted online access to published articles Rigorous and rapid peer review Easy compliance with open access mandates Authors retain copyright Highly indexed – citation tracking and inclusion in bibliographic databases Targeted email marketing

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