Description

This course investigates how the endocannabinoid system provides a foundation for rational cannabis therapeutics and formulation. Students learn the role and mechanisms of the endocannabinoid system in regulating biological functions in health and disease. They gain an understanding of the basic components of the endocannabinoid system including different types of cannabinoids and cannabinoid receptors. The course explores endogenous cannabinoids made by the body as well as the modulatory effects of phytocannabinoids (e.g., THC and CBD) from cannabis and other medicinal plants.

Schedule

Course Programs

  • and Quality Assurance
  • Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Cannabis Science:Therapeutics
  • Product Design

Course Details

Course Code
HRB610
Primary Instructor
Katherine Freeman
Credits
3.00
Start Date
01/10/2021
End Date
04/17/2021
Location
Online
Method
Online Course