Author: Dr. Susan Audino
Journal: Cannabis Industry Journal, February 7, 2018
Abstract: With the increasing legalization of both adult recreational and medical cannabis, there is a need for robust and reliable cannabis analytical testing to ensure consumer safety and drug potency. Cannabis testing laboratories receive high volumes of test requests from cannabis cultivators for testing quantitative and qualitative aspects of the plant.
Author: Shonali Paul
Journal: Cannabis Industry Journal, November 10, 2017
Abstract: With the increasing legalization of both adult recreational and medical cannabis, there is a need for robust and reliable cannabis testing to ensure consumer safety. The existing cannabis testing labs are receiving huge numbers of test requests from cannabis growers and manufacturers for potency testing, terpene profiling, pesticide screening, residual solvent screening, heavy metal testing, microbial analysis, and genetic testing.
Authors: Shonali Paul, Aditi Gade, and Sumani Mallipeddi
Journal: Biopreservation and Biobanking (BIO)
Volume 15, Number 2, 2017; Mary Ann Liebert, Inc.; DOI: 10.1089/bio.2017.0019
Abstract: Biobanks are critical for collecting and managing high-quality biospecimens from donors with appropriate clinical annotation. The high-quality human biospecimens and associated data are required to better understand disease processes. Therefore, biobanks have become an important and essential resource for healthcare research and drug discovery.