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NCJ Number: 119748 Find in a Library
Title: Cannabinoid Content of Cannabis Grown on the Danish Island of Bornholm
Journal: Bulletin on Narcotics  Volume:37  Issue:4  Dated:special issue (October-December 1985)  Pages:87-94
Author(s): S Felby; E Nielsen
Date Published: 1985
Page Count: 7
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Type: Research (Applied/Empirical)
Format: Article
Language: English
Country: Austria
Annotation: Cannabis plants grown on the Danish Island of Bornholm in 1983 were tested for the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content.
Abstract: Fruiting tops from plants of various sizes, grown in different locations of the island were used for extraction of THC. The technique used for quantitation and identification was gas chromatography subjected to statistical analysis. A comparison of the results with that of studies from other countries showed that content was similar to that found in Bornholm plants, although recently seized plants from the United Kingdom exhibited a higher THC content. 6 tables, 5 references. (Author abstract modified)
Main Term(s): Drug analysis
Index Term(s): Denmark; Drug research; Marijuana
Note: Special issue on Cannabis
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