Archive | June, 2007

The Cannabinoid CB2 Receptor as a Target for Inflammation-Dependent Neurodegeneration

Curr Neuropharmacol. 2007 June; 5(2): 73–80. PMCID: PMC2435344 The Cannabinoid CB2 Receptor as a Target for Inflammation-Dependent Neurodegeneration John C Ashton1,* and Michelle Glass2 Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract Endocannabinoids are released following brain injury and may protect against excitotoxic damage during the acute stage of injury. Brain […]

Conversion of cannabidiol to Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol and related cannabinoids in artificial gastric juice, and their pharmacological effects in mice

Forensic Toxicology June 2007, Volume 25, Issue 1, pp 16–21 Authors Authors and affiliations Kazuhito WatanabeEmail author Yuka Itokawa Satoshi Yamaori Tatsuya Funahashi Toshiyuki Kimura Toshiyuki Kaji Noriyuki Usami Ikuo Yamamoto 1. 2. 3. Original Article First Online: 20 March 2007 5Shares 251Downloads Abstract Cannabidiol (CBD), a nonpsychoactive cannabinoid, was found to be converted to 9α-hydroxyhexahydrocannabinol (9α-OH-HHC) and 8-hydroxy-iso-hexahydrocannabinol (8-OH-iso-HHC) together with Δ9-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ9-THC), […]