Archive | May, 2009

Lessons from nonmammalian species.

 2009;1:173-98. doi: 10.1007/978-3-540-88955-7_7.   Lessons from nonmammalian species. Soderstrom K. Author information Abstract There is abundant evidence for the presence of endogenous cannabinoid signaling systems in many nonmammalian species, including several classes of invertebrates. Interest in the study of these animals largely relates to their production of distinct and measurable specialized behaviors. The ability to alter […]

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Biologically active cannabinoids from high-potency Cannabis sativa.

2009 May 22;72(5):906-11. doi: 10.1021/np900067k. Biologically active cannabinoids from high-potency Cannabis sativa. Radwan MM1, Elsohly MA, Slade D, Ahmed SA, Khan IA, Ross SA. Author information  Abstract Nine new cannabinoids (1-9) were isolated from a high-potency variety of Cannabis sativa. Their structures were identified as (+/-)-4-acetoxycannabichromene (1), (+/-)-3”-hydroxy-Delta((4”,5”))-cannabichromene (2), (-)-7-hydroxycannabichromane (3), (-)-7R-cannabicoumarononic acid A (4), 5-acetyl-4-hydroxycannabigerol (5), 4-acetoxy-2-geranyl-5-hydroxy-3-n-pentylphenol (6), 8-hydroxycannabinol (7), 8-hydroxycannabinolic acid A […]


Propagation through alginate encapsulation of axillary buds of Cannabis sativaL. — an important medicinal plant

Physiol Mol Biol Plants. 2009 Jan; 15(1): 79–86.  Published online 2009 May 14. doi:  10.1007/s12298-009-0008-8 PMCID: PMC3550375 Hemant Lata,Suman Chandra, Ikhlas A. Khan, and  Mahmoud A. ElSohly Author information ►Copyright and License information ► This article has been cited by other articles in PMC. Abstract Cannabis sativa L. (Cannabaceae) is an important medicinal plant well known for its pharmacologic and therapeutic potency. Because of allogamous nature […]