Presentation: Terpenes and Flavonoids

In the cannabis plant not only cannabinoids are found, there are also other important components, such as terpenes and flavonoids. Terpenes are responsible for the odor of the plant, but they also have therapeutic properties. Flavonoids are the brightly colored chemical components that protect the plant from the sun and attract insects for pollination.

‘The Scientist’ – story of Mechoulam

“The Scientist” is a documentary that traces the story of the man also known as ‘the father of THC’ professor Raphael Mechoulam and his career as the chief investigator into the chemistry and biology of the world’s most misunderstood plant. Dr. Mechoulam ascertained that THC interacts with the largest receptor system in the human body,… Læs mere ‘The Scientist’ – story of Mechoulam