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Medical cannabis, cannabinoids and derivatives will be highlighted during the 15th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications 2022 this September

Meeting Announcement

Mitochondria-Microbiota Task Force

Cannabis & Cannabinoids Workshop

image: The first workshop dedicated to dedicated to Medical Cannabis, Cannabinoids and Derivatives will be held at Valencia, on September 30, last day of the 15th World Congress on Polyphenols Applications 2022 view more 

Credit: Credits to Polyphenols Applications 2022

Polyphenols Applications 2022 will take place in its 15th edition at ADEIT 'Fundación Universitat', Valencia, Spain, & Online, on September 28-30. On the last day, a workshop will be dedicated to Medical Cannabis, Cannabinoids and Derivatives: Recent Advances and Applications.

Professor Jan Frederik Stevens, president of the Cannabis 2022, Oregon State University, USA, commented: “During our first workshop dedicated to Cannabis and Cannabinoids, we will discuss the recent advances, perspectives and answer questions related to cannabis”.

“It is very important for our scientific committee to talk about the credibility of cannabis research and their medical applications. We will highlight the chemistry and pharmacology of cannabinoids, the analysis of cannabinoids, the influence of mitochondria, the application of cannabinoids as anticancer…”.


Speakers and topics of the workshop:

Jan Frederik Stevens, Oregon State University, USAChemistry and Pharmacology of Cannabinoids

Luke Busta, University of Minnesota Duluth, USA
Gas Chromatography-Mass Spectrometry Analysis of Cannabinoids: Chemical Diversity Across a Range of Feral Cannabis Plants

Jennifer Duringer, Oregon State University, USAMethods of Quantitative Analysis for Cannabinoids in Industrial Hemp

Pam Maher, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USAInhibition of Oxytosis/Ferroptosis by Cannabinol Requires Mitochondria and is Independent of Cannabinoid Receptors

Guillermo Velasco, Instituto de Investigación Sanitaria San Carlos, Spain Towards the Utilization of Cannabinoids as Anticancer

More information about the workshop sessions. 


All teams working in the field of cannabis and cannabinoids are invited to share their research on the topic by submitting an abstract for short oral or poster presentation. More details on abstract submission

Highlights of the conference.


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