Cultivation of medicinal cannabis
The Federal Parliament of Australia has passed landmark legislation to allow the controlled cultivation of cannabis in Australia for medicinal and related scientific purposes.Learn more
Researchers are now recruiting palliative care cancer patients in Sydney and Newcastle for Australia’s first clinical trial of vaporised cannabis flower bud.
Doctors are now recruiting patients in a world-first medicinal cannabis trial in NSW for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced nausea and vomiting.
Despite dozens of trials internationally, the evidence on medical cannabis is unconvincing.
You may think you know what a cannabis plant looks like, but even experts are still learning about how one plant may differ from the next in its chemical profile.