Today's Cannabis Research Market

Volume 11 Issue 9 | October 2016

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Cover Story

Sections

Research-Specific Labs

Business Management

Leadership and Staffing

Laboratory Technology

Lab Health and Safety

Laboratory Exhaust Systems Simplified

Laboratory fume hoods are designed to protect the worker by containing and exhausting harmful or toxic fumes, gases, or vapors from chemicals used in the hood

INSIGHTS

Ask the Expert

Challenges in Medical Cannabis Analysis

Dr. Donald Land is a tenured professor at the University of California, Davis, and chief scientific consultant at Steep Hill Labs, a leading cannabis science and technology firm.

Product Focus

The Evolution of Chromatography Data Systems

Chromatography data systems (CDSs) have evolved alongside computers and data systems during the past 40 years, reaping all the benefits of cheap storage and data processing.

Surveys

Ask the Expert

The Promises and Pitfalls of Gene Editing

Tanuja Koppal, PhD, speaks with Jennifer Smith, PhD, deputy director of the ICCB-Longwood Screening Facility, and Yanhui (Claire) Hu, PhD, senior bioinformatician at the Drosophila RNAi Screening Center in the Department of Genetics at Harvard Medical School

Product Focus

Designing qPCR Assays

To quantify nucleic acids, DNA, or RNA, scientists often use the quantitative polymerase chain reaction (qPCR).

Surveys

Product Focus

Surveys

Laboratory Technology

How it Works

How Peristaltic Pumps Work

Problem: The basic purpose of a peristaltic pump is to move fluids from A to B. This is not enough for manufacturers of analysis equipment and manufacturers of sensitive devices.