Archive | July, 2012

Endocannabinoids Measurement in Human Saliva as Potential Biomarker of Obesity

PLoS One. 2012; 7(7): e42399. Published online 2012 July 31. doi:  10.1371/journal.pone.0042399 PMCID: PMC3409167 Endocannabinoids Measurement in Human Saliva as Potential Biomarker of Obesity Isabelle Matias,#2,4 Blandine Gatta-Cherifi,#1,4,5 Antoine Tabarin,1,4,5 Samantha Clark,1,4 Thierry Leste-Lasserre,3,4 Giovanni Marsicano,2,4 Pier Vincenzo Piazza,3,4 and Daniela Cota1,4,* Silvana Gaetani, Editor Author information ► Article notes ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract Background The discovery of the endocannabinoid system […]

Cannabinoids and value-based decision making: implications for neurodegenerative disorders.

Basal Ganglia. Author manuscript; available in PMC Sep 1, 2013. Published in final edited form as: Basal Ganglia. Sep 1, 2012; 2(3): 131–138. Published online Jul 28, 2012.doi:  10.1016/j.baga.2012.06.005 PMCID: PMC3496267 NIHMSID: NIHMS398805 Cannabinoids and value-based decision making: implications for neurodegenerative disorders Angela M. Lee,1,3 Erik B. Oleson,2,3 Leontien Diergaarde,1 Joseph F. Cheer,2,3,* and Tommy Pattij1,3,* Author information ► Copyright and License information ► Go to: Abstract In […]

Neuropathic pain: role of inflammation, immune response, and ion channel activity in central injury mechanisms.

2012 Jul;19(3):125-132. Neuropathic pain: role of inflammation, immune response, and ion channel activity in central injury mechanisms. Schomberg D, Ahmed M, Miranpuri G, Olson J, Resnick DK Md Ms. Author information Abstract Neuropathic pain (NP) is a significant and disabling clinical problem with very few therapeutic treatment options available. A major priority is to identify the molecular mechanisms responsible […]

Multiple sclerosis and extract of cannabis: results of the MUSEC trial.

J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2012;83:1125-1132 doi:10.1136/jnnp-2012-302468 Multiple sclerosis Research paper MUltiple Sclerosis and Extract of Cannabis: results of the MUSEC trial John Peter Zajicek1, Jeremy C Hobart1, Anita Slade1, David Barnes2, Paul G Mattison3, on behalf of the MUSEC Research Group  +Author Affiliations 1Clinical Neurology Research Group, Peninsula College of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Plymouth, Derriford, […]

Anti-inflammatory effect of the endocannabinoid anandamide in experimental periodontitis and stress in the rat.

2012;19(5):293-303. doi: 10.1159/000339113. Epub 2012 Jul 6. Rettori E1, De Laurentiis A, Zorrilla Zubilete M, Rettori V, Elverdin JC. Author information Abstract OBJECTIVE: Periodontitis is an infectious disease leading to inflammation and destruction of tissue surrounding and supporting the tooth. The progress of the inflammatory response depends on the host’s immune system and risk factors such as stress. The aim of the present […]

G-Protein-Coupled Receptors in Adult Neurogenesis

G-Protein-Coupled Receptors in Adult Neurogenesis Van A. Doze and Dianne M. Perez David R. Sibley, ASSOCIATE EDITOR Author information ► Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Go to: Abstract The importance of adult neurogenesis has only recently been accepted, resulting in a completely new field of investigation within stem cell biology. The regulation and […]