genome

  1. Ron Strider

    CA: Cannabis Genome Project Will Allow For New Crops, Better Medicine

    Marijuana is slowly gaining public and legal acceptance, but there’s still a lot to be learned about the plant. With that in mind, researchers from the University of California Davis have started a project to map the cannabis genome. Hemp and marijuana are two different species, but they’re...
  2. Ron Strider

    Researchers Map Marijuana DNA To Unlock Cannabis' Full Potential

    Cannabis can be used in the treatment of numerous conditions, from epilepsy to alleviating the side effects of cancer therapies, but the full extent of the plant's medicinal benefits remain largely unexplored. A new research initiative hopes to address this by mapping the cannabis genome in a...