Archive | April, 2007

Endocannabinoids as emerging suppressors of angiogenesis and tumor invasion (review).

 2007 Apr;17(4):813-6. Endocannabinoids as emerging suppressors of angiogenesis and tumor invasion (review). Bifulco M1, Laezza C, Gazzerro P, Pentimalli F. Author information Abstract The medicinal properties of extracts from the hemp plant Cannabis sativa have been known for centuries but only in the 90s membrane receptors for the Cannabis major principle were discovered in mammalian cells. Later on the endogenous ligands […]

Marijuana Cuts Lung Cancer Tumor Growth In Half, Study Shows

Marijuana Cuts Lung Cancer Tumor Growth In Half, Study Shows Date:April 17, 2007Source:American Association for Cancer ResearchSummary:The active ingredient in marijuana cuts tumor growth in common lung cancer in half and significantly reduces the ability of the cancer to spread, say researchers at Harvard University who tested the chemical in both lab and mouse studies. […]