Cannabinol (CBN) is not produced from CBG like many other cannabinoids, it is a product of degraded THC. CBN has a molecular weight 346.46g/mol. It is a mildly psychoactive cannabinoid, found in trace amounts in Cannabis. CBN binds to the G-protein coupled receptor CB2, which is mainly expressed on a variety of immune cells.
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