Welcome to homework assignment CCS 1.3 of the Cannabis for Cancer Seminar from Higher Learning LV. This assignment teaches students the latest peer-reviewed scientific research about cannabis for cancer. This particular long-form study summary examines the therapeutic application of cannabis for melanoma, the most deadly form of skin cancer and a major killer among the more than 100 types of cancer.
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A 2023 study entitled "Phytochemical Constituents and Derivatives of Cannabis sativa; Bridging the Gap in Melanoma Treatment" that was published in the International Journal of Molecular Sciences addressed the "diverse applications of C. sativa's biocompounds in the scope of melanoma" and investigated the ability of marijuana to serve as a "strong candidate for ongoing pharmacological evaluation."