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These Six Women Are Cannabis Pioneers In Nebraska

They are physicians, researchers, scientists, senators, professors, directors, vice presidents, deans, cultivators, entrepreneurs, and business owners from Nebraska — their backgrounds and training are varied. They are six inspired and mission-driven women who are leading the way and pushing the innovative frontiers of cannabis-related industry and education, not only in Nebraska but worldwide. Coincidentally,

By |2020-09-03T10:45:18-07:00September 3rd, 2020|Press|

Why Is a Small Liberal Arts University Becoming a Leader In Cannabis Education?

Doane University, a small liberal arts school located in rural Nebraska, has taken a leap forward to become an international innovator in cannabis education through its School of Integrative Learning. Last year, Doane University, under the leadership of its Director of Cannabis Studies Dr. Andrea Holmes, launched a Cannabis Certificate Program. The program, titled

By |2020-08-24T07:45:27-07:00August 13th, 2020|Press|

Andrea Holmes, Ph.D. – Learn About the Minor Cannabinoids!

Andrea Holmes, Ph.D. - Learn About the Minor Cannabinoids! This lively 30-min. interview by Hemp Heroes host Neshama Abraham with Dr. Andrea Holmes, Chief Growth Officer and Co-Founder of Precision Plant Molecules, discusses the up and coming minor cannabinoids CBG and CBN. Published July 27th, 2020

By |2020-08-11T07:47:08-07:00August 11th, 2020|Press|

What does the Gut Microbiome have to do with Cannabinoids?

This article was co-authored with Amanda McKinney, MD, co-founder of A&A Apothecary. All humans and plants have evolved with a symbiotic relationship with microorganisms. Humans are no exception, and the role our microbiome, principally our intestinal microbiota and its metabolic output, appears to significantly impact human biology. The human gut microbiome (GM) is composed of between

By |2020-08-24T07:50:57-07:00August 5th, 2020|Press|

Hemp cannabinoids: CBD (and THC) aren’t the half of it – webinar

The buzzy plant part of cannabis is thanks to THC, which is still a Schedule 1 controlled substance. The cannabinoid with the most buzz in the supplements set is CBD. But there are more than a hundred other cannabinoids in the plant—and you haven’t heard anything yet. Join us as we explore the emerging

By |2020-08-24T08:56:24-07:00June 24th, 2020|Press|

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|

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|

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|