Archive | December, 2005

Cannabidiol-induced intracellular Ca2+ elevations in hippocampal cells.

2006 Apr;50(5):621-31. Epub 2005 Dec 28. Cannabidiol-induced intracellular Ca2+ elevations in hippocampal cells. Drysdale AJ1, Ryan D, Pertwee RG, Platt B. Author information  Abstract The phytocannabinoid cannabidiol (CBD) is at the forefront of therapeutic cannabinoid research due to its non-psychotropic properties. Research supports its use in a variety of disorders, yet the cellular mechanisms of its action remain unclear. In […]

Cannabinoid receptor ligands mediate growth inhibition and cell death in mantle cell lymphoma.

2005 Dec 19;579(30):6885-9. Cannabinoid receptor ligands mediate growth inhibition and cell death in mantle cell lymphoma. Flygare J1, Gustafsson K, Kimby E, Christensson B, Sander B. Author information Abstract We have earlier reported overexpression of the central and peripheral cannabinoid receptors CB1 and CB2 in mantle cell lymphoma (MCL), a B cell non-Hodgkin lymphoma. In this study, treatment with […]

The endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide, induces cell death in colorectal carcinoma cells: a possible role for cyclooxygenase 2

Gut. 2005 Dec; 54(12): 1741–1750.  doi:  10.1136/gut.2005.073403 PMCID: PMC1774787 The endogenous cannabinoid, anandamide, induces cell death in colorectal carcinoma cells: a possible role for cyclooxygenase 2 H A Patsos,1 D J Hicks,1 R R H Dobson,1 A Greenhough,1 N Woodman,1 J D Lane,2 A C Williams,1 and  C Paraskeva1 Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: […]