Ole Miss Researchers Create Medicinal Cannabis Patch


Ole Miss is home to the only legally grown marijuana crop in the nation and a new development there is creating quite a buzz.

Faculty and student researchers say they created a new pain reliever in the form of a patch.

Dr. Mahmoud Elsohly is a faculty member at the School of Pharmacy at Ole Miss. He and his team have been working inside their marijuana research lab for nearly seven years to find alternative uses for THC, which is the main psychoactive ingredient in marijuana.

Source: http://www.wmctv.com/story/21217891/a-look-ahead-ole-miss-cooks-up-marijuana-pain-patch