Archive | July, 2011

Transient receptor potential (TRP) channels as drug targets for diseases of the digestive system

Transient receptor potential (TRP) channels as drug targets for diseases of the digestive system Peter Holzer Author information ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract Approximately 20 of the 30 mammalian transient receptor potential (TRP) channel subunits are expressed by specific neurons and cells within the alimentary canal. […]

Cannabidiol induces programmed cell death in breast cancer cells by coordinating the cross-talk between apoptosis and autophagy.

Cannabidiol Induces Programmed Cell Death in Breast Cancer Cells by Coordinating the Cross-talk between Apoptosis and Autophagy Ashutosh Shrivastava, Paula M. Kuzontkoski, Jerome E. Groopman, and Anil Prasad +Author Affiliations Authors’ Affiliation: Division of Experimental Medicine, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Corresponding Author: Anil Prasad, Division of Experimental Medicine, Beth Israel […]

Anti-tumoral action of cannabinoids on hepatocellular carcinoma: role of AMPK-dependent activation of autophagy.

Cell Death Differ. Jul 2011; 18(7): 1099–1111.  Published online Apr 8, 2011. doi:  10.1038/cdd.2011.32 PMCID: PMC3131949 Anti-tumoral action of cannabinoids on hepatocellular carcinoma: role of AMPK-dependent activation of autophagy D Vara,1 M Salazar,2 N Olea-Herrero,1 M Guzmán,2 G Velasco,2,3 and  I Díaz-Laviada1,3,* Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been corrected. See Cell Death Differ. 2011 July 13; 18(7): 1237. This article has been cited […]

Endocannabinoid system in cardiovascular disorders – new pharmacotherapeutic opportunities

PMC3178941 J Pharm Bioallied Sci. 2011 Jul-Sep; 3(3): 350–360.  doi:  10.4103/0975-7406.84435 PMCID: PMC3178941 Endocannabinoid system in cardiovascular disorders – new pharmacotherapeutic opportunities Pedro Cunha,1 Ana M. Romão,1 Filipa Mascarenhas-Melo,1 Helena M. Teixeira,2-,4 and Flávio Reis1 Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract The long history of Cannabis sativa had its development stimulated and oriented […]