Cancer cells die after being exposed to tetrahydrocannabinol (THC ), which contains the prohibited plant commonly called " Marijuana " .
Again, this ancient and sacred grass is the protagonist of a scientific discovery that can greatly improve the health of patients with cancer.
What will future generations will think when they know that marijuana was legally prohibited for many years knowing that quasi has magical effects on the mind and in the human body ?
A young biologist from the Universidad Complutense de Madrid, made a finding that stunned her .
The cannabinoid in marijuana inhibit cancer development , resulting in a non-aggressive ( and effective ) alternative treatment for the patient.
The Spanish scientific studying cell metabolism when she was surprised by something notably including: cancer cells died after being exposed to tetrahydrocannabinol (THC ), the active ingredient in marijuana .
After his discovery , she made a comparison with previous studies that indicated that cannabinoid also possess analgesic , suppressive effects of nausea , pain , fatigue and loss of appetite, and now adds another quality for patients with this disease.
By the same date, scientists from Harvard University reported that THC reduces the tumor growth in conventional lung cancer and also prevents the spread of harmful cells .
For example , the scientists explained that THC is a kind of missile that seeks to eliminate tumor cells , leaving the rest completely healthy .
Unlike conventional drugs and chemotherapy, which are characterized by their potential physical and brain damage , the use of marijuana opens a doorway to a better life for people with this disease .