Terpenoids and Terpenes Informational Website
Terpene Carene, Delta-3-carene is a bicyclic monoterpene with a sweet, pungent odor. It is found naturally in many healthy, beneficial essential oils, including cypress oil, juniper berry oil and fir needle essential oils. Carene is a monoterpene
Humulene is a sesquiterpene also known as α-humulene and α–caryophyllene; an isomer of β–caryophyllene. Humulene is found in hops, cannabis sativa strains, and Vietnamese coriander, among other naturally occurring substances.
Limonene is a monocyclic monoterpenoid and one of two major compounds formed from pinene. As the name suggests, varieties high in limonene have strong citrusy smells like oranges, lemons and limes.
Beta-caryophyllene is a sesquiterpene found in many plants such as Thai basils, cloves, cinnamon leaves and black pepper, and in minor quantities in lavender. It’s aroma has been described as peppery, woody and/or spicy.
Sabinene which is also known as Sabinen or Sabenene is a compound present in a variety of plants such as black pepper, nutmeg, Norway spruce and Holm oak among others. Sabinene is a bicyclic monoterpene.
The cannabinoid receptor type 1, often abbreviated as CB1, is a G protein-coupled cannabinoid receptor located primarily in the central and peripheral nervous system.
The cannabinoid receptor type 2, abbreviated as CB2, is a G protein-coupled receptor from the cannabinoid receptor family that in humans is encoded by the CNR2 gene.
Recognizing which products have full-spectrum terpene profiles is of particular interest when trying to replicate the effects and flavor of your favorite flower. When consumed through vaporization, terpenes have exclusive effects independent of cannabinoids. Even more fascinating is what transpires when terpenes are transported in tandem with cannabinoids like THC and CBD.
This entourage effect determines full-spectrum terpene charts much more emblematic of the original cannabis strain's personality, guarantee that the body receives the same rate of terpenes and cannabinoids that would come from the cannabis flora itself. This safeguards the integrity of the original plant's flavor, results, and therapeutic potential. Entourage Nutritional, a Colorado Springs, CO based B2B CBD Oil Wholesaler, Growers, and Super Critical extraction company has researched, produced, and are the leaders in Terpene research and production, and goes to great lengths to preserve the integrity of the strain’s original personality by offering full-spectrum terpene extracts. Alternatively, Entourage also produces other terpene products that are considered non-full spectrum extracts, which serve largely as flavoring additives.