In this 2014 file photo, a woman smokes cannabis at a pro-legalisation event in Hyde Park in London. Photo: EPA In this 2014 file photo, a woman smokes cannabis at a pro-legalisation event in Hyde Park in London. Photo: EPA
In this 2014 file photo, a woman smokes cannabis at a pro-legalisation event in Hyde Park in London. Photo: EPA

The brain and marijuana: Chinese and US researchers uncover ‘perfect fit’ behind the buzz

How does the active ingredient known as THC bind with cells? According to a collaborative study, specific receptors are tailor-shaped to the marijuana molecule

In this 2014 file photo, a woman smokes cannabis at a pro-legalisation event in Hyde Park in London. Photo: EPA In this 2014 file photo, a woman smokes cannabis at a pro-legalisation event in Hyde Park in London. Photo: EPA
In this 2014 file photo, a woman smokes cannabis at a pro-legalisation event in Hyde Park in London. Photo: EPA
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