Archive | May, 2001

Critical role of the endogenous cannabinoid system in mouse pup suckling and growth.

2001 May 11;419(2-3):207-14. Critical role of the endogenous cannabinoid system in mouse pup suckling and growth. Fride E1, Ginzburg Y, Breuer A, Bisogno T, Di Marzo V, Mechoulam R. Author information Abstract Delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol, the active principle in marijuana, is a cannabinoid receptor agonist. Both the crude drug and delta9-tetrahydrocannabinol have been used as appetite promoters. The endogenous cannabinoid, arachidonoyl ethanolamide (anandamide), likewise a cannabinoid receptor agonist, has […]