Cannabis Geneticist and R&D scientist
Tonolo’s academic research focuses on the evolution of cannabinoids and their diversity. With advanced molecular genetic techniques and by growing plants in controlled experiments, he investigates how cannabinoid have evolved, how domestication contributed to cannabinoid profiles diversification and how modern breeding influenced the genes copy number. he has designed, setup, conducted and supervised different types of medicinal Cannabis research projects for Leiden University. He also collaborates with several companies doing scientific research on medicinal Cannabis.