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Phytocannabinoid and Terpene Biochemistry

Terpenes, phytocannabinoids, flavonoids, lignans, coumarins, polyketides, and lipids are produced through shared biosynthetic pathways inC. sativa(Figure 6). Phosphoenolpyruvate is a key...

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CHEMOTAXONOMY OF C. SATIVA

Chemical phenotypes (chemotypes) can be useful to classify C. sativa as drug- or fiber-type varieties. The United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime categorizes C. sativa into three chemotypes...

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EUROPEAN APPROVED HEMP CULTIVARS AND MEDICAL C. SATIVA

Unlike medical cannabis abundant in the psychoactive ingredient, D9-THC, modern hemp has been selectively bred to produce low levels of D9-THC and high levels of fiber, seed, and more recently...

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SATIVA TAXONOMY

Among all genera belonging to the Cannabaceae family,

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Trichomes

The biosynthesis of terpenes and cannabinoids occurs within the extracellular secretory cavity, referred to as a trichome. Trichomes are present on over 300 plants,(Dayanandan & Kaufman, 1976) and...

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Why is the total THC or CBD content lower than the sum of THCA + THC or CBDA + CBD, respectively?

The psychoactive constituent of cannabis, THC & CBD, are the most well known cannabinoids. However, in the plant, THC & CBD are actually produced a a non-psychoactive acid analog known as THCA or...

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Potency Trends

Historically, C. sativa indica originating from Southeast Asia has been known for its high levels of D9-THC. Until recently, it was unclear whether the high D9-THC cultivars were present prior to...

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Whats the hype with Live Resin?

Butane and propane extraction methods were developed and refined in the cannabis industry. When someone mentions Live Resin you can assume they are referring to cryogenic liquified petroleum gas...

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Proprietary pulse purge method - How to reduce residual solvents in your biomass and product

Safety is a hallmark of Delta-9 Technologies extraction systems. One of the most dangerous aspects of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) or BHO extractions is the residual gasses in the extracted waste...

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Which extraction method should you use? LPG (BHO) vs. Ethanol vs CO2

 

One of the first questions a cannabis or hemp manufacturing company asks itself is which extraction method should they use and why. In this article, we outline some of the advantages and...

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