Advancing Hemp Bioscience: Marker-assisted selection of plants and development of natural health products

Among more than 470 different active compounds found in Cannabis family, there are several medicaments, which in contrary to other compounds in Cannabis plants, they do not produce a mentally altered state or any type of ecstatic ?high / psychedelic (hallucinogenic) effect.? Instead, their main purpose lies in their wide variety of therapeutic uses in many cases such as epilepsy, Alzheimer?s disease, Parkinson?s disease, chronic pain and migraines.