This just in from Reuters news service: In an underground southern Ontario facility surrounded by farmland, Green Relief operates a cutting-edge aquaponic farm, using filtered fish waste to fertilize cannabis plants, which in turn clean the water for the fish. The company says it is the world’s only licensed producer
QY Market Study has issued a report that studies the market size potential for Cannabidiol oil (CBD oil) through the year 2025. This report came out in November 2018 and closely examines the worldwide Cannabidiol Oil (CBD Oil) market. This includes the current status and forecasts for the CBD landscape. The
In another historic first for advancing research into the uses of cannabis for pharmaceutical purposes, the University of Washington (UW) has entered into a deal with Canadian-based Pascal Biosciences. Negotiated by CoMotion, UW’s incubation group, the partnership involves UW licensing a cannabinoid-based compound, ST-403 (ST) for use in various pharma products.
In a ground-breaking $100m deal with Canadian Cronos Group, a Boston company called Ginkgo Bioworks has been charged with perfecting the process of producing synthetic cannabinoids from organisms, such as yeast, that have been genetically altered. According to The Guardian, the modified organisms would act as the engines that convert
According to a recent article in The Stranger, Seattle-based Verda Bio is the first company in the state of Washington to be issued an official license to conduct cannabis research. The company is going to focus initially on plants that produce so-called “minor cannabinoids” — lesser known compounds that occur