Why terpenes becoming more important than THC


Modern research on possible pharmacological uses for the cannabis plant started in the 1940s with the discovery of cannabidiol, a compound connected to pain relief. Studies continued into the 1960s when Raphael Mechoulam and Yechiel Gaoni discovered delta-9-tetrahydrocannabinol, better known as THC, at a research institute in Israel. Today, we now know of 113 cannabinoids that are naturally produced in the cannabis plant.

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