Daily Archives: September 27, 2015


In August, researchers announced they had genetically engineered yeast to produce the powerful painkiller hydrocodone. Now comes the perhaps inevitable sequel: Scientists have created yeasts that can make important constituents of marijuana, including the main psychoactive compound, tetrahydrocannabinol, or THC. Source : Newly Risen from Yeast:  THC | New York Times | Science

Newly Risen From Yeast: THC