Scientists Claim ‘Medicinal Cannabis’ Could Help Fight COVID-19

  • The husband-and-wife team say they’ve been researching potential medicinal properties of marijuana for more than five years, but started to ‘pivot’ their research once the coronavirus came on the scene.
  • She says they started to examine the special proteins, or receptors, that the virus hijacks to enter the body, and they’ve now submitted a research paper studying the effects of medical cannabis on COVID-19.
  • One of the receptors, known as ACE2, has now been shown to be a key gateway, to how the COVID-19 virus enters the body.

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