New recreational drug becomes widely available

New recreational drug becomes widely available

Wild Card's progress: nominated

This Wild Card came from: 
European Commission Framework Programme for RTD

The theme/scheme related to this Wild Card: 
Theme 4 - Nanosciences, nanotechnologies, materials & new production technologies

The sub-theme that best relates to this Wild Card: 
Health, safety and environmental impact

Likelihood timeframe and scenario features : 
now-2025

Wild Card's description 
Drugs developed that target CB2 receptors (which are activated by Cannabis) offer new ways of treating pain where there were previously no safe or effective treatments