Archive | August, 2008

Antihyperalgesic effect of a Cannabis sativa extract in a rat model of neuropathic pain: mechanisms involved.

 2008 Aug;22(8):1017-24. doi: 10.1002/ptr.2401. Antihyperalgesic effect of a Cannabis sativa extract in a rat model of neuropathic pain: mechanisms involved. Comelli F1, Giagnoni G, Bettoni I, Colleoni M, Costa B. Author information  Abstract This study aimed to give a rationale for the employment of phytocannabinoid formulations to treat neuropathic pain. It was found that a controlled cannabis extract, containing multiple cannabinoids, […]

Roles of Eicosanoids in Prostate Cancer.

 2008 Aug 1;3(4):453-467. Roles of Eicosanoids in Prostate Cancer. Nithipatikom K, Campbell WB. Author information Abstract Eicosanoids, the metabolites of arachidonic acid, have diverse functions in the regulation of cancer including prostate cancer. This review will provide an overview of the roles of eicosanoids andendocannabinoids and their potential as therapeutic targets for prostate cancer treatment. KEYWORDS: Arachidonic […]