Plant terpenes, and cannabis terpenes are oils that are generally clear or pale in color.

Plant terpenes: defense responses, phylogenetic analysis, regulation and clinical applications Bharat Singh and Ram A. Sharma 

Published online 2014 Apr 29. doi:  10.1007/s13205-014-0220-2  

Terpene synthases from Cannabis sativa 

Judith K. Booth, Jonathan E. Page, Jörg Bohlmann 


In silico discovery of terpenoid metabolism in Cannabis sativa 

Luca Massimino 

Published online 2017 Feb 6. doi:  10.12688/f1000research.10778.1    

Structural and Chemical Biology of Terpenoid Cyclases 

David W. Christianson  Chem. Rev., 2017, 117 (17), pp 11570–11648 


Releasing the potential power of terpene synthases by a robust precursor supply platform

Guangkai Bian, Yichao Han, Anwei Hou, Yujie Yuan, Xinhua Liu, Zixin Deng, Tiangang Liu

23 April 2017

Leila Pazouki and Ülo Niinemets

12 July 2016

Chen F, Tholl D, Bohlmann J, Pichersky E.

28 Mar 2011

Plant Defense Against Herbivores: Chemical Aspects

Axel Mithöfer and Wilhelm Boland

9 Feb 2012

Plant Glandular Trichomes as Targets for Breeding or Engineering of Resistance to Herbivores

Joris J. Glas, Bernardus C. J. Schimmel, Juan M. Alba, Rocío Escobar-Bravo, Robert C. Schuurink and Merijn R. Kant

12 December 2012

Yang Gao, Richard B. Honzatko and  Reuben J. Peters

21 Aug 2012

Fernando Geu-Flores, Nathaniel H. Sherden, Vincent Courdavault, Vincent Burlat, Weslee S. Glenn, Cen Wu, Ezekiel Nims, Yuehua Cui & Sarah E. O’Connor

21 Nov 2012