Are adolescents more vulnerable to the harmful effects of cannabis than adults? A placebo-controlled study in human males

@inproceedings{Mokrysz2016AreAM,
  title={Are adolescents more vulnerable to the harmful effects of cannabis than adults? A placebo-controlled study in human males},
  author={Claire Mokrysz and Tom P Freeman and S Korkki and Kirsty Griffiths and H. Valerie Curran},
  booktitle={Translational Psychiatry},
  year={2016}
}
Preclinical research demonstrates that cannabinoids have differing effects in adolescent and adult animals. Whether these findings translate to humans has not yet been investigated. Here we believe we conducted the first study to compare the acute effects of cannabis in human adolescent (n=20; 16–17 years old) and adult (n=20; 24–28 years old) male cannabis… CONTINUE READING