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CBD and Bone Healing Last Updated on 2017-07-19 13:11:50 BIOTrackTHC Scientists in Israel continue to establish their work as the leading source of data on medical cannabis. In a combined study conducted primarily by researchers from Hebrew University of Jerusalem and Tel Aviv University, Cannabidiol (CBD) was found to enhance fracture healing and stimulate Lysyl Hydroxylase (a highly abundant enzyme involved in bone healing) activity in osteoblasts (bone building cells) So, what does all that mean? How reliable is the evidence? Is it conclusive or inconclusive? From a biological perspective, the finding is rather significant because the research was conducted in a controlled environment under the supervision of eighteen scientists from three different countries. Members of the Institute for Biomechanics from Zurich and Sweden’s Lund University Department of Biomedical Engineering and Department of Orthopedics collaborated with the... More »