Biosportart Op-Ed in Cannabis Scientist magazine

What’s the Deal with Synthetic CBD? The future of cannabinoid manufacture lies not in natural plants but in chemical… plants

As scientists, you’ll likely be aware that your morning vitamin C tablet does not originate from a lemon grove on some sunny Sicilian hillside. But what about consumers? Do they know that their “natural” supplements come from a chemical plant and not an actual plant? And, if it’s efficacious, safe, and cheap, do they care? The industrialized reality is that many naturally-occurring chemical compounds, including ascorbic acid, can be produced far more efficiently (and at potentially lower cost) than their natural equivalents.

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