UK researchers are struggling to recruit Black and Asian participants for a study into the effects of cannabis on the human brain over fears about how the data will be used and distrust of the establishment.

The Guardian reports white people have “come forward in large numbers” offering to get involved in the study, which will examine how the drug may contribute to paranoia and psychosis in some users but not others.

Join the Cannabiz revolution

Want to stay ahead of the cannabis curve with the latest local and international news, analysis and intelligence and access to Australia's legal cannabis industry?

This article is included with our Premium subscription.

Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.
Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.
Vel turpis nunc eget lorem dolor sed. Sit amet consectetur adipiscing elit duis tristique sollicitudin nibh. Nisl nunc mi ipsum faucibus vitae.
Vel turpis nunc eget lorem dolor sed. Sit amet consectetur adipiscing elit duis tristique sollicitudin nibh. Nisl nunc mi ipsum faucibus vitae.
Duis aute irure dolor in reprehenderit in voluptate velit esse cillum dolore eu fugiat nulla pariatur. Excepteur sint occaecat cupidatat non proident, sunt in culpa qui officia deserunt mollit anim id est laborum.
Lorem ipsum dolor sit amet, consectetur adipiscing elit, sed do eiusmod tempor incididunt ut labore et dolore magna aliqua. Ut enim ad minim veniam, quis nostrud exercitation ullamco laboris nisi ut aliquip ex ea commodo consequat.

Prior to launching Cannabiz, Martin was co-founder and CEO of Asia-Pac’s leading B2B media and marketing information brand Mumbrella, overseeing its sale to Diversified Communications in 2017. A journalist...

Leave a comment