The Young Turks: Marijuana and Cancer

POT TV – Popular Internet newsies The Young Turks discuss the latest study showing marijuana’s cancer-fighting properties.

From TYT on YouTube:

“A pair of scientists at California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco has found that a compound derived from marijuana could stop metastasis in many kinds of aggressive cancer, potentially altering the fatality of the disease forever…Desprez, a molecular biologist, spent decades studying ID-1, the gene that causes cancer to spread. Meanwhile, fellow researcher Sean McAllister was studying the effects of Cannabidiol, or CBD, a non-toxic, non-psychoactive chemical compound found in the cannabis plant…”.* Ana Kasparian and Cenk Uygur break it down on The Young Turks.

*Read more here from Robin Wilkey in The Huffington Post: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/2012/09/19/marijuana-and-cancer_n_1898208.html

Support The Young Turks by Subscribing http://bit.ly/TYTonYouTube

Find out how to watch The Young Turks on Current by clicking here: http://www.current.com/gettyt

Comments