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Cannabis Medicine: Providing Patients with the Right Chemical Profile for Their Condition

Cannabis Medicine: Providing Patients with the Right Chemical Profile for Their Condition

Analyzing the complex chemistry of the cannabis plant may help scientists to develop specific cannabis-based drugs for specific conditions.

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Only So Green: Pesticides in Cannabis Clones

Only So Green: Pesticides in Cannabis Clones

Pesticides in the environment alone could push cannabis above some regulatory limits.

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Training a New Wave of Cannabis Scientists

Training a New Wave of Cannabis Scientists

A new degree offered by North Michigan University sets out to prepare students for a career in plant-based medicine.

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Cannabis Testing in the Home of the Coffee Shop

Cannabis Testing in the Home of the Coffee Shop

The Netherlands has long been known for its relatively liberal approach to cannabis but testing is far from commonplace here.

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Obstacles for Testing Cannabis Edibles

Obstacles for Testing Cannabis Edibles

Lack of regulations and inadequate testing leave products in question.

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NMR Spectroscopy: Producing a chemical fingerprint of cannabis

NMR Spectroscopy: Producing a chemical fingerprint of cannabis

Characterizing the chemical makeup of cannabis certainly remains one of the key challenges in the industry.

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Cannabis Testing Restrictions in Ohio: Too controlling or a well-considered move?

Cannabis Testing Restrictions in Ohio: Too controlling or a well-considered move?

For the first year, cannabis testing will be done entirely by Ohio’s institutions of higher education—in short, state universities.

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Pyrethrins: A challenging cannabis contaminant

Pyrethrins: A challenging cannabis contaminant

Vanishingly small levels and chemical similarities create a challenge for pyrethrin testing.

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Cannabidiol: A potentially revolutionary treatment for PTSD

Cannabidiol: A potentially revolutionary treatment for PTSD

Evidence from neurobiological research points to cannabinoids as possible therapeutic agents of interest for PTSD, a condition that over 3.5 million people suffer with in the USA alone.

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Making a Technical Specifications Manual for Cannabis Analysis

Making a Technical Specifications Manual for Cannabis Analysis

With the right partners and preparations, any cannabis company can get professional analysis.

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