GrowBlox Sciences, Inc. (GBLX)

logo-2As medical marijuana gains more acceptance, many companies are now participating not only in distributing the product, but also in research and development to improve the production chain. GrowBlox Sciences, Inc is a company that offers solutions for cultivating and processing medical cannabis. Based in Las Vegas, Nevada, this development-stage company develops proprietary technologies that it intends to implement through state-level partners.

A primary technology of GrowBlox Sciences is the GrowBlox Cannabis Grow Chamber. It is an indoor plant-growing chamber with controlled climate and environmental parameters. Another is the InCUBEator Cannabis Propagation Chamber, which is used to ensure consistency in the tissue culture method of cannabis cultivation.

For the extraction of medicinal cannabis compounds, GrowBlox Sciences has ConversionLAB. It uses CO2 to help ensure that the extract is clean. In the final process of drying and curing, the company uses the CureBLOX Cannabis Drying System, which follows a specific algorithm for temperature and humidity. This makes the curing process and the product pathogen-free.

GrowBlox Sciences also presents itself as a leader in processing state and local licenses where there are medical cannabis programs. The company has specialists who cover standard application requests like compliance, security, branding, packaging, and sales plans.

Founded in 2001, GrowBlox Sciences, Inc started out as Flagstick Ventures, Inc. It became the Diabetic Treatment Centers of America, Inc in 2004, then Signature Exploration and Production Corp in 2008. Finally, it changed to GrowBlox Sciences, Inc in April 2014.

The company, valued at USD 22.41 M, currently trades in the OTC markets as GBLX. Its key executives are Craig M. Ellins, CEO and Chairman; Steven W. Weldon, CFO and Chief Accounting Officer; and Dr. Andrea Small-Howard, Chief Science Officer.


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GB Sciences Louisiana Receives All Approvals and Announces the Opening of the Full Tissue Propagation Cannabis Cultivation at LSU Agricultural Center

Increases production and ensures a continuous supply of therapeutic cannabis for Louisiana patients. LAS VEGAS, April 16, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GB Sciences, Inc. (GBLX), a partner in GB Sciences Louisiana, LLC, is announcing that all cultivation operations at LSU Agricultural Center are now open. This will allow a continuous harvest for patients by increasing GB Sciences Louisiana's production capacity 500%.

Today: GB Sciences' Use of Controlled Cultivation, Product Formulations and Research Will Be Presented by Dr. Dominick Monaco at Cannabis Conference 2019, As Featured on Cover of Cannabis Business Times

LAS VEGAS, April 2, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GB Sciences, Inc. (GBLX) announced that Dr. Dominick Monaco, GB Sciences' Director of Medical Formulations, will be a featured speaker at the Las Vegas Cannabis Conference TODAY, April 2, at 4:40pm. Learn more here.

GB Sciences Study Shows Nevada's Cannabis Strain Names Have No Correlation to Active Ingredients

LAS VEGAS, March 28, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GB Sciences, Inc. (GBLX) today announced results from a new study that shows only three chemical varieties of cannabis were sold in the Nevada dispensaries between January 2016 and June 2017-- despite nearly 400 different "strain names" appearing on product packaging. Co-authored by GB Sciences, Chaminade University, Makai Biotechnology and Digipath Labs, and published in the journal Cannabis and Cannabinoid Research, the study reveals extremely low chemical diversity within the cannabis varieties sold in the Nevada market during its medical-only phase.

In Case You Missed It: GB Sciences Approved For Full Operations In Main LSU AgCenter Production Facility

With over five times the production capacity, main facility will allow for a perpetual harvest cycle, ensuring a continuous supply of therapeutic cannabis for patients throughout Louisiana. LAS VEGAS, March 26, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GB Sciences, Inc. (GBLX) today announced that The LSU Agricultural Center (AgCenter) received confirmation from the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) that GB Sciences Louisiana is deemed suitable for full-scale operations.

Louisiana Agriculture Commissioner Approves GB Sciences To Begin Full Operations In Main LSU AgCenter Production Facility

With over five times the production capacity, main facility will allow for a perpetual harvest cycle, ensuring a continuous supply of therapeutic cannabis for patients throughout Louisiana. LAS VEGAS, March 22, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- GB Sciences, Inc. (GBLX) today announced that The LSU Agricultural Center (AgCenter) received confirmation from the Louisiana Department of Agriculture and Forestry (LDAF) that GB Sciences Louisiana is deemed suitable for full-scale operations.