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The Emerging Science Of Cannabis and CBD

THE EMERGING SCIENCE OF CANNABIS AND CBD A NutraIngredients-USA editorial webinar START DATE:MAY 14, 2020 START TIME:11:30AM CT (CHICAGO) DURATION:60 MINUTES ABSTRACT: Anecdotal evidence abounds for CBD and hemp supplements, but what does the actual scientific literature say? What potential benefits are biologically plausible, why and how? What kind of doses are needed to elicit

By |2020-05-21T11:37:57-07:00May 21st, 2020|Press|Comments Off on The Emerging Science Of Cannabis and CBD

Five Cutting-Edge Cannabinoid Production Methods to Watch

Science continues to transform the cannabis industry. By Andrea Holmes, PhD, Co-Founder & Chief Growth Officer, Precision Plant Molecules04.09.20 Nature inspires virtually all of the all-time best-selling medicines: aspirin from willow trees, caffeine from the coffee bean—even some with beneficial-but-dangerous qualities, like the poppy flower’s natural opiates which have led to lab-produced opioids. Science

By |2020-04-20T09:14:58-07:00April 20th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Five Cutting-Edge Cannabinoid Production Methods to Watch

41 | Andrea Holmes, Ph.D., Organic Chemist, Precision Plant Molecules

“We're heading towards, CRISPR. We're heading towards optimization of the genome of cannabis and we're heading towards figuring out how is that all going to match with the human genome…” — Andrea Holmes, Ph.D. THC is the tip of the iceberg when it comes to active ingredients in cannabis. Scientists like Andrea Holmes, Ph.D., of Precision

By |2020-04-20T09:08:43-07:00April 20th, 2020|Press|Comments Off on 41 | Andrea Holmes, Ph.D., Organic Chemist, Precision Plant Molecules

The future of cannabis products is bespoke and personalized

The future of cannabis products is bespoke and personalized A look into the cannabinoid crystal ball: It’s 2021, and you walk into your grocery store’s wellness section in search of an effective natural remedy specially formulated to help you shake off the stress of the day and sleep soundly. A coworker had mentioned that

By |2020-01-22T11:01:37-08:00January 22nd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on The future of cannabis products is bespoke and personalized

Beyond CBD: Four Emerging Cannabinoids To Watch In Skincare And Topicals

CBD and THC are the most visible cannabinoids in the wellness and skincare industries today, but with more than 100 known cannabinoids, others are muscling in. Fueled by growing consumer interest, technological innovation and an ever-expanding body of scientific research, so-called minor cannabinoids with promising therapeutic and cosmetic potential are jockeying to be the next

By |2020-01-22T08:51:39-08:00January 22nd, 2020|Press|Comments Off on Beyond CBD: Four Emerging Cannabinoids To Watch In Skincare And Topicals

What is Cannabinol (CBN)?

Cannabinol, another component in the entourage has potential in personalized medicines of the future. After the federal legalization of hemp and several initiatives to sway congress’s embargo on medical cannabis research, information is moving freer. Researchers have started to have access to decent cannabis to work with, and while there is much more data

By |2019-12-08T20:36:10-08:00December 8th, 2019|Press|Comments Off on What is Cannabinol (CBN)?

Precision Plant Molecules

Precision Plant Molecules Precision Plant Molecules with Dr. Andrea Holmes. Precision Plant Molecules (PPM) is a science-driven, specialty non-psychotropic cannabinoid-based bulk ingredients company that extracts and processes hemp, botanicals and constituents to create oils, distillates, isolates, extracts, and concentrates. These products range from whole plant full-spectrum extracts to bespoke profile products with specific potencies

By |2019-11-18T09:35:04-08:00November 18th, 2019|Press|Comments Off on Precision Plant Molecules

How One Professor Is Using Colorimetric Analysis to Broaden Cannabis Research

Health, wellness, and pharmacological benefits put cannabis on the map, but the industry suffers from a lack of transparency, limited human clinical studies, and regulatory confusion and contradictions. And although analytical technology has broadened scientists’ ability to identify and quantify different types of cannabinoids, Dr. Andrea Holmes—professor of chemistry at Doane University in Crete,

By |2019-10-02T12:14:12-07:00September 9th, 2019|Press|Comments Off on How One Professor Is Using Colorimetric Analysis to Broaden Cannabis Research

Nebraska University Is Latest School To Offer Cannabis Courses For Career-Minded Professionals

A private Nebraska university is the newest school to offer a training program for students interested in careers in the cannabis industry. This fall, Doane University will launch an online three-course program entitled “Cannabis Science and Industries: Seeds to Needs,” according to a school press release. Designed by cannabis industry experts and academics with advanced degree credentials,

By |2019-10-02T12:15:03-07:00August 13th, 2019|Press|Comments Off on Nebraska University Is Latest School To Offer Cannabis Courses For Career-Minded Professionals

Don’t Let Your CBD Processor Torch the Terps!

Don’t Let Your CBD Processor Torch the Terps! Have you ever wondered what makes fruits, flowers, and spices smell so pleasant? And what about a strain of hemp which has all the complexity of the bouquet of fine wine? Terps! or more formally known as terpenes and terpenoids are responsible for the aromatics. But

By |2019-10-02T12:15:23-07:00June 26th, 2019|Press|Comments Off on Don’t Let Your CBD Processor Torch the Terps!