CANNABIS CULTURE –  Spit right into a test-tube and ship it to a lab. Inside weeks, you’ll get a full report in your private genetic relationship with hashish.

That’s the enterprise mannequin of Greenway DNA.

For $149.99 and a donation of your saliva, the corporate will ship you a full report of your particular person cannabis-specific genetic variances, knowledge to share along with your physician, and dosing suggestions to deal with ache, anxiousness, and insomnia.

“It’s not guesswork. It’s science.” Robert Brown, CDO and Co-Founding father of Greenway DNA desires his firm to be a bridge between leisure and medicinal hashish use, “serving to folks perceive that hashish is rather more than the stereotypical getting excessive.”

The DNA check equipment from Greenway DNA identifies methods during which your genetics affect each THC and CBD’s results on you. 

How Do They Do That? 

The outcomes are based mostly on the best way particular genetic variants related to endocannabinoid responses have an effect on your physique. The endocannabinoid system (ECS) includes a community of neuroreceptors and neurotransmitters that serve to assist your physique preserve homeostasis. 

Your physique produces endocannabinoids that assist your ECS naturally, however phytocannabinoids from hashish—like CBD and THC—can assist more healthy functioning. Your genetics affect the best way they work together along with your system. 

DNA Testing: Completely Dependable, Proper?

DNA testing has change into a well-liked approach for folks to search out their ancestors, perceive their predispositions for sure ailments, and even be taught what they need to eat and drink for optimum health. 

It’s no shock that firms can even use your DNA to inform you which strains of hashish it’s best to use, and the way a lot. 

Brown, nevertheless, is reluctant to vow an excessive amount of out of Greenway DNA’s equipment. In contrast to different firms that declare they’ll even inform you the right strains in your supposed end result, Greenway is sticking to the analysis and solely providing suggestions that it may well again up empirically. 

“We don’t advocate a pressure. There’s simply not sufficient knowledge.” Moreover, Brown famous that the hashish business shouldn’t be constant sufficient to dependably produce parallel results even inside equivalent strains. “You and I may get the identical seed and develop the identical plant—and so they may nonetheless find yourself chemically very totally different from one another.”

Plant Drugs Nonetheless Not an Actual Science

With extra people turning to cannabis to deal with medical circumstances than to get excessive, the necessity for correct, dependable steerage is rising. However misconceptions and misunderstandings proceed to impede progress. 

Individuals who wish to use hashish for well being causes, however don’t wish to get excessive, are hesitant. They don’t like the best way it feels after they’ve had an excessive amount of THC, so they offer up. “Or it goes the opposite approach after they don’t really feel it in any respect. Then they are saying, ‘Properly it doesn’t work for me,’” in response to Brown. 

Greenway DNA’s check provides folks a spot to begin, with dosing strategies which might be prone to be efficient based mostly on their genetic make-up.