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A Dutch Startup Is Launching a Revolutionary Platform, Putting the Entire Global Cannabis Industry on the Blockchain

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Medicinal Genomics Uses Dash To Disrupt Academic Peer Review Process and Cannabis Industry

Medicinal Genomics, the cannabis genome mapping company funded by the Dash network, has recently released a pre-print of their paper discussing their findings of mapping a larger part of the cannabis genome ever done to date. In addition to Medicinal Genomics wanting to prove the prior art exemption of the Jamaican Lion strain to protect it from the Biotech Institute ...

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Canadian Blockchain Company Sees Opportunity in Newly Legalized Cannabis

Like Walmart with pork from China and Maersk with shipping containers, DMG Blockchain Solutions (DMG) is hoping to be the first global supply chain company to manage cannabis products on the blockchain, initially in Canada — and then around the world. Canada’s legalization of cannabis came into effect today on October 17, 2018, and Vancouver-based DMG Blockchain Solutions is poised ...

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Cannabis and Cryptos Have a Lot in Common According to SEC

September has been quite an eventful month, and there have been significant changes and events in many industries. However, it has been especially wild when it comes to weed stocks. On September 19th, Canada-based cannabis company called Tilray (TLRY) has seen a significant increase, going as far as 90%. The surge came after the company’s announcement that they are looking ...

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Canada to Study Cannabis Cryptomarkets Ahead of Recreational Marijuana Legalization

As Canada prepares to legalize recreational marijuana next month, the impact this will have on online drug marketplaces has remained unclear. Consequently, the Department of Public Safety Canada is looking to commission a study that will shed light on the cryptomarkets – online drug marketplaces that rely on the TOR browser and cryptocurrencies – with regards to the North American ...

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Dash Funded Cannabis Research Stands to Improve Seed-to-Sale Tracking

Dash’s partnership with Medicinal Genomics (MGC) is allowing a better understanding of the cannabis genome, which stands to improve the industry’s seed-to-sale tracking systems. Within the Untied States, the legalization process is being done separately and independently by each state, but each state has tended to follow a similar model that involves a seed-to-sale tracking system. The intended goal is to ensure ...

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Dash Funded Cannabis Research Reduces Need for GMOs

Dash’s partnership with Medicinal Genomics (MGC) is allowing a better understanding of the cannabis genome, which is enabling breeders and growers to increase their yields without relying on GMOs by making their plants’ immune systems more robust through other methods. Dash Force News caught up with Kevin McKernan, the Chief Science Office of MGC, about how their research will aid ...

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Dash Enables Cannabis Innovation to Benefit Consumers

In a new press release, Medicinal Genomics (MGC), “an innovative company developing DNA-based testing solutions to improve cannabis cultivation productivity, quality, and safety” outlines how their partnership with Dash will disrupt the genomics, cryptocurrency, and cannabis sectors. “A new cannabis genome reference will greatly accelerate marker-assisted selection in cannabis, while providing the industry a much needed tool to track and ...

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Blockchain and Cannabis Industries Together can Clear Regulatory Hurdles

As the cannabis industry around the world begins what is sure to be a long road to finding compliance with governments and establishing security in both logistics and financial transactions, it could find support in another emerging industry that faces many of the same issues. Blockchain Could Solve the Cannabis Cash Problem Cryptocurrency entrepreneurs have already created bridges to the cannabis ...

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