Cannabis Chemistry 201

November 6, 2014

Cannabis Plant

In our previous webinar, Cannabis Chemistry 101, we discussed the history and complexity of the cannabis plant, and the importance of analytical testing for the medical marijuana industry. In this webinar, Dr. Chris Hudalla is returning to explore the advanced analytical techniques that are utilized to gain a thorough understanding of the phytochemical constituents and potential contaminants, which is crucial for determining patient dosing and ensuring consumer safety.

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What You Will Learn

  • Application of Supercritical CO2 methodologies (SFX) for the analysis, extraction and purification of cannabinoids.
  • Gas Chromatographic (GC) techniques for analysis of terpenes and residual solvents.
  • Total Reflection X-ray Fluorescence Spectroscopy (TXRF) for elemental analysis, including heavy metals.
  • ImmunoAffinity (IA) based assays for the analysis of mycotoxin contaminants.
  • And much more…

The Fine Print

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Experts

Christopher Hudalla 
ProVerde Laboratories