Archive | November, 2006

The endocannabinoid system in ageing: a new target for drug development.

2006 Nov;7(11):1539-52. The endocannabinoid system in ageing: a new target for drug development. Paradisi A1, Oddi S, Maccarrone M. Author information Abstract Endocannabinoids are a new class of lipids, which include amides, esters and ethers of long chain polyunsaturated fatty acids. Anandamide (N-arachidonoylethanolamine; AEA) and 2-arachidonoylglycerol are the main endogenous agonists of cannabinoid receptors able to mimic several pharmacological effects of […]