Archive | December, 2011

PAX3-FOXO1 induces cannabinoid receptor 1 to enhance cell invasion and metastasis.

 2011 Dec 15;71(24):7471-80. doi: 10.1158/0008-5472.CAN-11-0924. Epub 2011 Oct 28. PAX3-FOXO1 induces cannabinoid receptor 1 to enhance cell invasion and metastasis. Marshall AD1, Lagutina I, Grosveld GC. Author information Abstract Alveolar rhabdomyosarcoma (ARMS) is a muscle-derived childhood tumor characterized by production of oncogenic PAX3/7-FOXO1 chimeric transcription factors. While downstream targets of the PAX3-FOXO1 oncoprotein in ARMS have been […]

Boswellia sacra essential oil induces tumor cell-specific apoptosis and suppresses tumor aggressiveness in cultured human breast cancer cells

BMC Complement Altern Med. 2011; 11: 129.  Published online Dec 15, 2011. doi:  10.1186/1472-6882-11-129 PMCID: PMC3258268 Boswellia sacra essential oil induces tumor cell-specific apoptosis and suppresses tumor aggressiveness in cultured human breast cancer cells Mahmoud M Suhail,1 Weijuan Wu,2,3 Amy Cao,4 Fadee G Mondalek,2 Kar-Ming Fung,2,5 Pin-Tsen Shih,3,6 Yu-Ting Fang,3,6 Cole Woolley,7 Gary Young,7 and  Hsueh-Kung Lin2 Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles […]

Clearing the smoke around medical marijuana.

2011 Dec;90(6):769-71. doi: 10.1038/clpt.2011.241. Clearing the smoke around medical marijuana. Ware MA1. Author information Abstract The hazy world of “medical marijuana” continues to cry out for clear data on which to base medical decision making and rational policy design. In this issue of Clinical Pharmacology & Therapeutics, Abrams and colleagues report that vaporized cannabis does not meaningfully […]

Cannabidiol Reduces Aβ-Induced Neuroinflammation and Promotes Hippocampal Neurogenesis through PPARγ Involvement

PLoS One. 2011; 6(12): e28668. Published online 2011 December 5. doi:  10.1371/journal.pone.0028668 PMCID: PMC3230631 Cannabidiol Reduces Aβ-Induced Neuroinflammation and Promotes Hippocampal Neurogenesis through PPARγ Involvement Giuseppe Esposito,#1 Caterina Scuderi,#1 Marta Valenza,2 Giuseppina Ines Togna,1Valentina Latina,1 Daniele De Filippis,3 Mariateresa Cipriano,3 Maria Rosaria Carratù,2Teresa Iuvone,3 and Luca Steardo1,* Rafael Linden, Editor Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract Peroxisome proliferator-activated […]