The University of Technology, Jamaica (UTech) has further advanced research efforts to examine the scientific and medicinal properties and potential of the cannabis (marijuana) plant with the acquisition of a cannabis testing machine known as QuantaCann2.
The analytical machine donated by Steep Hill Labs, Inc, USA — a California-based medical cannabis laboratory with which the UTech signed a Memorandum of Understanding last year — is the only such analytical machine in Jamaica.
The QuantaCann2 machine uses revolutionary cannabis-testing technology to analyse cannabis, providing data about cannabinoid potency levels, moisture content, and other components of the plant within seconds. The system is designed for use at medicinal cannabis access points, and is used in the USA as a point of sale support.
– Read the entire article at Jamaica Observer.