December 10, 2019 – Eurofins Scientific, Medicinal Genomics Partner on World’s Most Comprehensive, Informative Cannabis SNP Chip New SNP chip will help breeders create hemp cultivars that meet new USDA regulations.

November 15, 2019 – Medicinal Genomics Signs Tagaca SRL as Distribution Partner for its Genomic Breeding and Testing Platform in Uruguay Major Uruguay biotech distributor sees global potential for their country’s cannabis crop.

September 10, 2019 – Medicinal Genomics, Arbor Biosciences Partner on Marker Discovery and Genotyping in Cannabis Together the organizations will generate a comprehensive panel for analyzing unique genetic signatures in cannabis strains.


December 10, 2019 – One man’s crusade to open-source cannabis DNA The best way to circumvent future attempts to patent all or part of the plant’s DNA would be to create a genome map for a specific strain and put it in the public domain.

September 11, 2019 – Collaboration to Advance Marker Discovery and Genotyping in Cannabis MGC has identified the genetic variations that cause a plant to produce the important cannabinoids of THC, CBD, and their combinations, referred to as chemotypes (I-IV). This information provides a genetic fingerprint for different types and cultivars, and is a key to selective breeding of cannabis.

October 21, 2019 – 3 Essential Components of Microbial Safety Testing Microbial contamination on cannabis products represents one of the most significant threats to cannabis consumers, particularly immunocompromised patients who are at risk of developing harmful and potentially fatal infections.