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Cannabigerolic Acid (CBGA) is a bio-active, psycho-inactive acidic precursor to Cannabigerol (CBG).  CBGA folds in Cannabidiolic Acid Synthase (CBDAS) to form Cannabidiolic Acid (CBDA), or Tetrahydrocannabinolic Acid Synthase to form Tetrahydrocannabinolic Acid (THCA-A,B,C).


Cannabigerol (CBG) is a bio-active, non-psychoactive cannabinoid found in the Cannabis genus of plants. Cannabigerol is found in higher concentrations in hemp rather than in varieties of Cannabis cultivated for high tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content and their corresponding psychoactive properties.[citation needed]

Cannabigerol has been found to act as a high affinity α2-adrenergic receptor agonist, moderate affinity 5-HT1A receptor antagonist, and low affinity CB1 receptor antagonist.[1] It also binds to the CB2 receptor, but whether it acts as an agonist or antagonist at this site is unknown.


CBDA:  Cannabidiolic Acid (CBDA) is produced as a result of Cannabigerolic Acid (CBGA) folding in Cannabidiolic Acid Synthase (CBDA-Synthase).

CBD:  Cannabidiol is a CB2-Agonist Cannabinoid produced as a by-product of Non-Enzymatic Decarboxylation of Cannabidiolic Acid (CBDA).

CBN:  Cannabinol (CBN) is a weak psychotomimetic Cannabinoid that forms as a metabolite of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) due to oxidation and non-enzymatic decarboxylation.  (Half-Life; Unknown)

CBC:  Cannachromene (CBC)


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