Archive | November, 2007

Cannabis compound stops spread of breast cancer: researchers

CBC News Posted: Nov 19, 2007 11:58 AM ET Last Updated: Nov 19, 2007 11:52 AM ET A compound of the marijuana plant may prevent aggressive breast cancers from spreading throughout the body, new research from the United States suggests. A team of researchers at the California Pacific Medical Center Research Institute say cannabis compound CBD could […]

Cannabidiol as a novel inhibitor of Id-1 gene expression in aggressive breast cancer cells.

2007 Nov;6(11):2921-7. Cannabidiol as a novel inhibitor of Id-1 gene expression in aggressive breast cancer cells. McAllister SD1, Christian RT, Horowitz MP, Garcia A, Desprez PY. Author information Abstract Invasion and metastasis of aggressive breast cancer cells is the final and fatal step during cancer progression, and is the least understood genetically. Clinically, there are still limited therapeutic interventions for aggressive and […]