Author | Alissa Marrapodi


Cannabinoids + Clinical Pharmacology: A Q&A with Dr. Linda Klumpers

August 03, 2020

Dr. Linda Klumpers discusses her interest in neuroscience, her most significant work, success stories from Cannify—an online science-matching tool—and more.

The Emerald Conference and More with Emerald Scientific

February 04, 2020

Wes Burk, cofounder and vice president of Emerald Scientific, discusses this year's Emerald Conference, some of Emerald’s other initiatives in cannabis science, and their plans going into 2020

The Science Behind the Emerald Conference

February 04, 2020

John S. Abrams, PhD, discusses some of the cutting-edge work he’s involved in and what he’s looking forward to at this year's Emerald Conference.

Northern Michigan University and Shimadzu Partner to Support Medicinal Plant Chemistry Program

December 13, 2019

NMU and SSI collaborated to establish the Shimadzu Analytical Core Laboratory for Medicinal Plant Sciences for NMU’s undergraduate degree program in medicinal plant chemistry.

Brazil OK's Medical Marijuana, Denies Cannabis Cultivation

December 05, 2019

On Tuesday, December 3, 2019, Brazil’s pharmaceutical regulator Avinsa approved regulations for the roll-out of medicinal cannabis-based products.

Congressional Committee Passes MORE Act to Legalize Marijuana

November 21, 2019

November 20, 2019 marked a monumental day in the prohibition of cannabis. The House Judiciary Committee (1) approved a bill that would federally decriminalize cannabis by removing it from the Controlled Substance Act and expunge particular crimes related to marijuana.

From 9/11 First Responder to Cancer Survivor and Cannabis Entrepreneur: How One Man’s Cannabis Journey Is Impacting the Medicinal Field

November 04, 2019

Aryn Sieber, the founder and CEO of CBD Essentials and Cannaisseur Brands as well as the founder of CannaCauses Foundation, discusses his experiences as a 9/11 first responder, his battle with stage IV cancer, and how cannabis impacted his life.

How One Professor Is Using Colorimetric Analysis to Broaden Cannabis Research

September 09, 2019

Dr. Andrea Holmes discusses how she’s using colorimetric analysis to discover novel minor cannabinoids, the potential role of smartphone compatibility in detection, what’s next for cannabinoid research, and more.