Archive | October, 2006

Changes in endocannabinoid and palmitoylethanolamide levels in eye tissues of patients with diabetic retinopathy and age-related macular degeneration.

2006 Dec;75(6):413-8. Epub 2006 Oct 2. Matias I1, Wang JW, Moriello AS, Nieves A, Woodward DF, Di Marzo V. Author information Abstract Cannabinoid receptors and the endocannabinoids (anandamide (N-arachidonoylethanolamine–AEA) and 2-arachidonoylglycerol (2-AG)), as well as the AEA congener, palmitoylethanolamide (PEA), are involved in ocular physiology. We measured endocannabinoid and PEA levels by isotope-dilution liquid chromatography-mass spectrometric analysis in post-mortem eye […]