September 2022

Energy and Elements, Part I: Understanding Atomic Spectroscopy

September 07, 2022

Navigating the Lab

In this column, we attempt to explore in depth the theory and methodology of our common laboratory techniques and show how an understanding of interworking of those techniques allow for more flexibility in analysis.

Nonclinical In Vitro Safety Assessment Summary of Hemp Derived (R/S)-Hexahydrocannabinol ((R/S)-HHC)

September 07, 2022

Peer-Reviewed Article

In the work presented here, the authors pursue a more detailed understanding of the naturally rare occurring cannabinoid analogue, hexahydrocannabinol (HHC), by exploring the safety profile using a third-party lab to produce preclinical in vitro safety profile data. The purpose of these studies is to demonstrate HHC as a safe cannabinoid for potential human consumption.

The Case for THCA and Other Minor Cannabinoids

September 07, 2022

Feature

This article examines why we should be studying the cannabinoids beyond THC and CBD in order to explore their potential medical value.

Reading the Leaves: Adventures in the Leaf-Level Physiology of Cannabis

September 07, 2022

Feature

Understanding the biochemical and physical process that comprise and control leaf-level physiology gives us deep insight into the plant, which may convert directly to cultivation practices.