What Should the Standard Unit of Measurement be for Cannabis Research?

As we enter into a new age of cannabis research, the National Institute on Drug Abuse (NIDA) recommends establishing 5 milligrams as the Standard Unit of Measurement for research purposes. For the everyday cannabis consumer, this news will not affect you directly. Rather, this is a directive issued by the institute to help create a standardized testing scheme to allow researchers to begin to establish norms within cannabis research.