Replacing Opioids: Developing drugs to treat pain

In America, in 2014, more than 28,000 people died from opioid overdose, and at least half of these deaths involved prescription opioids. This article highlights the research going into alternative pain medications.

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What If Mainstream Health Care Operated Like a Medical Marijuana Dispensary?

In this TED talk, David Casarett asks: What if mainstream health care operated more like a medical marijuana dispensary?

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Cannabis Genetics: Building a better crop

Sequencing cannabis helps growers produce better products and ensures that customers get what they pay for.

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Cannabis Safety Testing: Learning from the food analysis industry

A mature industry can offer a head start for an immature one, if people listen.

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How Legalizing Cannabis Can Help Society

A legal, not-for-profit model would result in community groups and drug treatment facilities being better funded.

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Cannabis in Colorado: The state of legalization

Colorado holds a stellar reputation for cannabis regulation, but there’s still trouble in paradise.

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Vaping Cannabis May Expose Users to Carcinogenic Compounds

New research shows that the agents commonly mixed with cannabis oil for vaping can also produce cancer-causing compounds when heated.

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Cannabis: A messy matrix for method development

Development and validation create challenges for analytical labs.

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Cannabis Testing: Empowering analytical profit

To keep a lab alive, stay out of the red.

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Cannabis Testing Labs: Getting the ISO Edge

Seeking standardization in cannabis-testing labs adds customer assurance.

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CPC 250: Purification of Cannabidiol from Cannabis sativa

CPC 250: Purification of Cannabidiol from Cannabis sativa

Gilson has developed a rapid and reproducible method for large-scale purification of CBD using centrifugal partition chromatography (CPC) .

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Inside a Cannabis Testing Lab

In states where it's either legal for medicinal or recreational use, cannabis testing is done in laboratories to keep you safe and informed.

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Testing Requirements for Cannabis - Multiple Technologies

This talk presents an overview of the newly emerging legalized cannabis market from the perspective of scientific laboratory analyses.

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Commercial Cannabis: Pesticides 101

This video is to help cannabis growers learn about pesticides and their proper application on cannabis.

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