Green revolution in Polish drug enforcement law

Drug Enforcement Act from 24th of March 2022 was recently approved by Polish president, Andrzej Duda, after substantial changes from Polish Senate. New law allows for research institutions subjected to Polish Ministry of Agriculture to grow cannabis for medicinal purposes following the permission form the Chief Pharmaceutical Inspectorate.

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Cannabinoid Education – everything you need to know!

Science is made to serve the people. In order to answer complex, troubling questions, scientists spend much of their time in laboratories, working on laborious, time-consuming experiments. If successful, they manage to push our understanding forward. However, if knowledge gained in the laboratory stays in the laboratory, it brings no value to society and loses its primal utility.

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PROM: Travelling broadens horizons and teaches new molecular techniques!

The Polish National Agency for Academic Exchange (NAWA) was established in 2017. Its main goal is to support international mobility of students, academics and researchers and promote Polish science and higher education. read more

BREAKING NEWS: new cannabis-based drug for epilepsy approved by FDA

Although antiepileptic properties of cannabis plant had been described by Arabic physicians in 10th century , their potential has been forgotten for years as a result of repressive law regulations banning cannabis away from the pharmaceutical market. read more


It’s that time of the year again! The beginning of a new year offers huge opportunity. It’s a chance to look at things with a fresh set of eyes. read more

Merry Christmass from Painlab members!

Warm wishes for a wonderful and restful Christmas and a very happy New Year!

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We are currently looking for PhD student and Post-Doc to work in our group

Both will be working on the role of synovial fibroblasts’ activity in joint pain in osteoarthritis. read more

Science Demystified: Popular Science Talk

PainLab members are always very keen to spread knowledge and passion for research. Popularizing science involves interpretation of science intended for a general audience. read more

START SCHOLARSHIP: the completion of Natalia’s Ph.D. project:

On May, 10 The Foundation for Polish Science  awarded the START scholarships for the 100 most talented young scientists from all over Poland. read more