Archive | June, 2003

Anti-proliferative and apoptotic effects of anandamide in human prostatic cancer cell lines: implication of epidermal growth factor receptor down-regulation and ceramide production.

2003 Jun 15;56(1):1-12. Anti-proliferative and apoptotic effects of anandamide in human prostatic cancer cell lines: implication of epidermal growth factor receptor down-regulation and ceramide production. Mimeault M1, Pommery N, Wattez N, Bailly C, Hénichart JP. Author information  Abstract BACKGROUND: Anandamide (ANA) is an endogenous lipid which acts as a cannabinoid receptor ligand and with potent anticarcinogenic activity in several cancer cell types. METHODS: The inhibitory effect of ANA on the epidermal growth factor receptor […]