Extracts form cannabis plants could may have pain relieving properties.
THE world's biggest producer of cannabis oil is considering a move to Coleraine.
Colorado-based firm Mile High Labs is discussing a partnership with Ulster University to research its product's potential medical uses, the Chronicle understands.
The company extracts chemical compounds known as ‘cannabinoids’ which studies have concluded contain pain-relieving properties.
Sources told the Chronicle the research deal could lead to a permanent presence in Coleraine's Enterprise Zone.
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