As the demand for cannabis analysis grows researchers search for safer, greener solvents that are less damaging to human health and the environment.
Scientists, medical professionals, and consumers alike all stand to benefit from fully characterizing the chemical composition of cannabis.
Epidiolex contains cannabidiol (CBD) and is the first FDA-approved drug that contains a purified drug substance derived from marijuana.
Lab analysis reveals how even well-known cannabis edibles brands are claiming vastly higher potencies than they are delivering in practice.
Dosing and labeling are currently big issues for cannabis consumers and these results could help improve the quality and consistency of cannabis extracts.
This first-of-its-kind process enables the company to produce cGMP-compliant, pure THC molecules to be used as the active pharmaceutical ingredient in products currently undergoing research for multiple conditions.