Endocannabinoids are naturally occurring compounds (neurotransmitters) that together with receptors (such as CB1 and CB2) regulate and modulate the ECS, which controls crucial physiological processes in the body such as appetite, pain-sensation, mood, and memory. Endocannabinoids share some of the biological properties of plant-based cannabinoids, like cannabidiol or CBD, a valuable non-psychoactive nutraceutical product isolated from industrial hemp, and the main ingredient in CBD Plus Oil™. Dr. Makriyannis' laboratory, at his
Given it's amazing potential, the ECS has become an attractive target for pharmaceutical drug development. CBD is the most studied non-THC cannabinoid, which possesses great therapeutic potential to relieve ailments from convulsions, inflammation, anxiety and nausea.
Dr. Makriyannis partnership with
About CannaVest Corp.
CannaVest Corp is in the business of investing and developing hemp-based cannabinoid Companies. CannaVest Corp. also develops, produces, markets and sells end-consumer products to the nutraceutical industry containing the hemp plant extract, cannabidiol (CBD). Additionally, the company resells--to third parties--raw product acquired by CannaVest Corp. pursuant to the company's supply relationships in Europe. CannaVest Corp. seeks to take advantage of an emerging worldwide trend to re-energize the production of industrial hemp and to foster its many uses for consumers. Cannabinoids (cannabidiol/CBD) are natural constituents of the hemp plant, and CBD is derived from hemp stalk and seed. Additional information is available from OTCMarkets.com or by visiting CannaVest.com.
About US Hemp Oil
US Hemp Oil seeks to develop the United States industrial hemp industry. The company is dedicated to the procurement, processing, marketing and distribution of bulk wholesale hemp seed, hemp oil, protein, food and hemp body care products. US Hemp Oil is determined to bring hemp products into the mainstream by creating greater public awareness of and media exposure for the exceptional nutritional profile of hemp and the environmental benefits of growing industrial hemp. For more information, please visit: USHempOil.com
The CannaVest laboratories was designed to facilitate cutting edge research on cannabidiol (CBD). CBD is a valuable non-psychoactive nutraceutical product isolated from industrial hemp. The labs, located in the heart of
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CannaVest Corp. does not sell or distribute any products that are in violation of the United States Controlled Substances Act (US.CSA). The company does grow, sell and distribute hemp-based products and are involved with the federally legal distribution of medical marijuana-based products within certain international markets.
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