Digipath is pleased to announce that Dr. Yunfeng Pan, PhD, has joined Digipath Labs as its Analytical Laboratory Director with oversight of analytical testing procedures.
The Palm Desert facility will offer comprehensive compliance testing services in addition to research and development into new cannabis products.
Genetic variations have been used to link cannabis samples to geographical areas of origin, providing insight into the plant's history and possible distribution.
Scientists, medical professionals, and consumers alike all stand to benefit from fully characterizing the chemical composition of cannabis.
An Australian study of medicinal cannabis used to treat childhood epilepsy has found most samples contained some THC and little CBD, contrary to parents' expectations.
The lab will run full-service testing for cannabinoid profiles, terpenes, pesticides, heavy metals, biological screening, and residual solvents, testing for 10+ cannabinoids and 40+ terpenes.
As the California cannabis industry evolves and state-mandated laboratory standards of operation prove vital, both clients and consumers will now have assurance that the results will be accurate and reliable.