The first of two modules on the terpenoids, which includes the terpenophenolics (cannabinoids) and other terpenoids in Cannabis. Overview of the terpenoid subclasses: monoterpenes & sesquiterpenes (in EO). Composition, safety & toxicology of essential oils. EO constituents with antiseptic and GI activities. Sesquiterpene lactones, the bitter subgroup of sesquiterpenes.
Module 8 Details:
Terpenophenolic compounds: the phytocannabinoids
Synergy among phytocannabinoids & other terpenoids in Cannabis
Physiological actions of Cannabis terpenoids
Overview of the terpenoids & their importance to human health
Subcategories of terpenoids include monoterpenes, monoterpene lactones & iridoids, sesquiterpenes, sesquiterpene lactones, diterpenes, triterpenes, tetraterpenes
This is a 3-week course. Course materials will be released on July 5th, and each module will have 2 live interactive study sessions with the instructor, Lisa Ganora, in addition to student open office hours sessions.
Course Start Date: July 5th, 2021.
Live Session: July 13th & July 27th, 2021 at 7pm central time.
Course access closes 30 days after the end of the session, August 27th, 2021.