Scientists Discover New Cannabis Compounds, But What Exactly Are They?

Scientists Discover New Cannabis Compounds, But What Exactly Are They?

In March 2022, Italian researchers have identified tryptophan, kynurenine, and kynurenic acid in cannabis for the first time earlier this year. Though these compounds already exist in us humans as well as mammals, kynurenine is a metabolite of tryptophan, which is an amino acid that we can’t produce ourselves. Hence, we need to rely on our food intake to get enough of it.