Study of siblings finds moderate cannabis use impacts cognitive functioning

A new study led by researchers from the University of Colorado School of Medicine compares adolescent siblings to determine the impact of early and frequent use of marijuana on cognitive function. This study, published in the journal Addiction, contrasts with previous studies by finding that moderate adolescent cannabis use may have adverse effects that cannot […]

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Renault to develop, build next-generation Nissan Micra

French carmaker Renault will develop and assemble the next generation of partner Nissan’s Micra models, a senior executive at the Japanese firm said, as the two companies try to reboot their alliance with tighter cooperation in production. Ashwani Gupta, Nissan’s chief operating officer, said in an interview with France’s Le Monde newspaper published on Monday […]

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Attacking tumors from the inside

A new technology that allows researchers to peer inside malignant tumors shows that two experimental drugs can normalize aberrant blood vessels, oxygenation, and other aspects of the tumor microenvironment in non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC), helping to suppress the tumor’s growth and spread, UT Southwestern researchers report. The findings, published online in Cancer Research, highlight […]

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AB InBev starts search for long-time CEO Brito’s successor

Budweiser beer maker Anheuser-Busch InBev (ABI.BR) has started searching for a replacement for its long-serving chief executive Carlos Brito, the Financial Times reported here on Monday. The world’s biggest brewer is considering external candidates to replace Brito, who has been its CEO for 16 years and has overseen a string of mergers that transformed two […]

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Jamal Khashoggi murder: Saudi Arabia convicts eight people over journalist killing as family pardon spares five from execution

Saudi Arabia has convicted eight people over the killing of Jamal Khashoggi, after his family announced pardons that spared five from execution. The Washington Post columnist was drugged and dismembered inside the kingdom’s Istanbul consulate in 2018. On Monday the Riyadh Criminal Court issued final verdicts against eight people. Five of those convicted have each […]

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