Who are we ?
Expertise for the benefit of knowledge
CANN-IL was founded in 2018 as a JV between BIRAD (Bar-Ilan University Research and Development Company) and a group of Israeli Businessmen. R&D devision headed by Professor Yigal Cohen, Israel prize winner in Agriculture. The research team of 11 PhD Doctors, and several PhD and Msc students.
Our team includes experts in the research field of plant physiology, diseases, genetics and breeding, Bio-informatics, chemistry and analytical chemistry. More than 70 unique genetics have been fully characterized and are already used in cultivation procedures and molecular breeding. We are approved by the Israeli Health Ministry (Medical Cannabis Unit- YAKAR) to grow medical cannabis for research purposes.
If you would like to know more about our work and our current progress, you can check all the ressources below. We also have an annual report which we can provide to you by contacting us.