Posts Tagged ‘marijuana’

R&D: Researchers Make Legal Meth to Test Drug Breathalyzer; UTA Prof Advises Feds on Pain Prevention

Posted by Lance Murray

UNT RESEARCHERS LEGALLY MAKE METH, OTHER DRUGS TO TEST NEW DEVICE

Whats new, next, and reimagined in Dallas-Fort Worth ResearchYou might call this research “Breaking Good.”

According to a report by Dallas Morning News writer Stacy Fernandez, a University of North Texas professor and his graduate students have …

Fort Worth Startup Harnessing Nanotech to Increase Crop Yields

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Greenhouses have always been a pretty low-tech endeavor, growing plants under a plastic cover that has to be replaced every few years.

That means the industry is ripe for innovation.

Fort Worth startup SolGro, which was founded last March, has …

Follow the Money: SmartBlock Starts $100M Fund, Learning Machine Closes $3M Round, MORSCO Bought for $1.4B

Posted by Lance Murray

This article was updated on June 7, 2018 to change the amount of the Viziv funding round.

SMARTBLOCK RAISING $100M HEDGE FUND FOR CRYPTO, BLOCKCHAIN

Dallas-based investment firm SmartBlock Capital is raising a $100 million hedge fund to place investments

Fastest Labs Finds Growth in North Texas Market

Posted by Nicholas Sakelaris

Speed and accuracy are the name of the game when it comes to drug testing.

Businesses don’t want to lose hours or even days waiting for someone to take a test and get results. And they need to trust the …

Researcher Examines How Marijuana Affects Brain

Posted by Lance Murray

UT DALLAS’ FRANCESCA FILBEY LOOKS FOR ANSWERS ON EFFECTS, DEPENDENCE IN HER STUDY


Many states in recent years have legalized marijuana use for either medical or recreational purposes, and a new study by a researcher at the Center for BrainHealth …