Scientific Team

Prof‭ . ‬Lumír Ondřej Hanuš

A world-renowned analytical chemist and a leading figure in the field of cannabis research‭, ‬who is responsible for groundbreaking research in the world of cannabinoids‭. ‬His award-winning research serves as the basis for much of what we know about the plant today‭.‬ In 1992‭, ‬Prof‭. ‬Hanuš‭ ‬isolated the first known endocannabinoid in the human brain‭, ‬Anandamide‭, ‬named after the Sanskrit word for bliss‭. ‬The discovery confirmed that the human brain produces‭ ‬‮”‬cannabinoids‭ ‬‮”‬ of its own‭, ‬called endocannabinoids‭, ‬which bind with cannabinoid receptors throughout the brain and body‭.‬

Dr‭. ‬Sari Prutchi Sagiv‭

Dr‭. ‬Prutchi Sagiv has over 15‭ ‬years of experience in various aspects of pharmaceutical development including‭: ‬discovery‭, ‬regulatory affairs‭, ‬intellectual property‭, ‬business development‭, ‬clinical trials‭, ‬and marketing‭. ‬Dr‭. ‬Prutchi Sagiv has lead the Scientific Operations in multiple cannabis-based drugs companies including Talent Biotech and BOL Pharma‭. ‬She serves as Director of Tech Transfer at Mor Research Applications‭ (‬Clalit Health Services commercializing arm‭), ‬where she is responsible for raising capital via strategic partnerships for early stage technologies‭.‬

 



Advisory Board

Eran Golik‭ ‬‮

‬Eran is VP Business Development at Dr‭. ‬Golik Scientific Solutions‭, ‬the leader in the field of chemical and scientific instrumentations in Israel‭.‬ The company specializes in professional‭, ‬high quality scientific solutions in a variety of areas such as analytical and organic chemistry‭, ‬physical characterization of particles and materials‭, ‬biochemistry and many additional fields‭.‬

Gilad Livni‭

Owner of Livni Hydroponics‭, ‬Gilad is a master grower experienced in production of medical cannabis supplied to patients‭, ‬hospitals and clinical trials throughout Israel since 2008‭. ‬Gilad has been a genetic development consultant for numerous cannabis producers and biotech companies both in Israel and abroad‭.‬