Cannabis Tissue Culture Workshop

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200 Consumers Rd

200 Consumers Road

Floor 2 - Suite 200

Toronto, ON M2J 4R4

Canada

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AAPS Workshop

Cannabis Tissue Culture



Topics will include:

  • Introduction to Cannabis Tissue Culture
  • Techniques in Cannabis Tissue Culture
  • Cannabis Tissue Culture Lab Design
  • Budget Constraints in Tissue Culture Lab Design

Course Outline

  • History of tissue culture
  • Plant biology overview and introduction to totipotency
  • Benefits of tissue culture in cannabis production
  • Media composition and various formulations
  • Practicing good aseptic technique
  • Identifying and eliminating sources of contamination in your lab
  • Laboratory design – From small to large scale
  • How to conduct your own tissue culture experiments
  • Advanced techniques in tissue culture

Instructor

Kimberly Belfry holds a bachelors in biochemistry and biotechnology from the University of Saskatchewan, a doctorate in plant science from the University of Alberta, and is a Professional Agrologist with the Ontario Institute of Agrologists. Kimberly has published 18 peer-reviewed articles that focus primarily on weed control in commercial corn and soybean production in Ontario. In 2018, Kimberly took on the role of Director of Cultivation for a licenced producer applicant in Ontario. Kimberly has been active in the research and design of the facility with a particular focus on tissue culture. As part of her training, Kimberly has completed the Indoor Cannabis Horticulture Program in Oakland California.

Who Can Attend?

Anyone interested in learning more about cannabis tissue culture or working as a cannabis tissue culture laboratory technician

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Sunday, July 6th, 2019

9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

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Where?

Academy of Applied Pharmaceutical Sciences - North York Campus

200 Consumers Rd. Floor 2 #200

M2J 4R4



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200 Consumers Rd

200 Consumers Road

Floor 2 - Suite 200

Toronto, ON M2J 4R4

Canada

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Refund Policy

Contact the organizer to request a refund.

Eventbrite's fee is nonrefundable.

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