Archive | July, 1998

Anti-Tumor Effects

Anti-Tumor Effects  by GW Pharmaceuticals  Emerging research indicates that cannabinoids may help protect against the development of certain types of tumors. Most recently, a Spanish research team reported in Nature that injections of synthetic THC eradicated malignant brain tumors – so-called gliomas – in one-third of treated rats, and prolonged life in another third by […]

The endogenous cannabinoid anandamide inhibits human breast cancer cell proliferation

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. Jul 7, 1998; 95(14): 8375–8380.  PMCID: PMC20983 Pharmacology The endogenous cannabinoid anandamide inhibits human breast cancer cell proliferation Luciano De Petrocellis,*† Dominique Melck,*‡ Antonella Palmisano,§Tiziana Bisogno,‡ Chiara Laezza,¶ Maurizio Bifulco,¶ and  Vincenzo Di Marzo‡‖ Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: ABSTRACT Anandamide was the first […]