The fledgling cannabis industry is full of wide-eyed claims about what pot can do. Outperform your favorite energy drink? Maybe. Cure cancer? Worth a try. The biggest believers and entrepreneurs make the plant sound almost magical. Now one startup has the key to keep the science from the hype: the first-ever full map of the marijuana genome.
“DNA, of course I’m biased because it’s what I do, but it doesn’t lie.,” said CJ Schwartz.