cannabinoid receptor

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cannabinoid receptor

THC receptor, see there.
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Both the CBD-like compounds developed by Kalytera and naturally-produced CBD act on the cannabinoid receptors found in the human body," said Yakatan.
Cannabinoids from medical marijuana bind with the body's cannabinoid receptors to rebalance the endocannabinoid system and encourage homeostasis.
Some researchers also include in the term cannabinoids a) chemically synthesized analogues ("synthetic cannabimimetics" Ashton (2012)), and b) chemicals of quite different structure called "endocannabinoids" (endogenous cannabinoids), found in animals including humans, which trigger the cannabinoid receptors, particularly those that function in neurochemistry, as noted below.
Via activation of type-1 cannabinoid receptors (CB1), cannabinoids are known to induce schizophrenic-like symptoms, which are major caveats in the possible therapeutic use of these compounds.
This compound is known to act through a specific family of cell receptors called cannabinoid receptors.
Dr Peter McCormick, from UEA's school of Pharmacy, said that THC, the major active component of marijuana, has anti-cancer properties and this compound is known to act through a specific family of cell receptors called cannabinoid receptors.
Synthetic cannabinoids are active at the cannabinoid receptors CB1 and CB2, but toxicity also could result from a synthetic cannabinoid metabolite, from the solvent used to generate the potpourri, or from a toxic herb or plant to which the synthetic cannabinoid is applied.
CBD BDS showed greater affinity for cannabinoid receptors than pure CBD in both [hCB.
This analgesic effect is mediated by cannabinoid receptors within several nervous system areas: peri-aqueductal gray matter, medulla, thalamus, and the dorsal horn of the spinal cord.
Neuronal localization of cannabinoid receptors and second messengers in mutant mouse cerebellum.
Cannabinoids react with cannabinoid receptors that exist naturally throughout our body, including the brain.
Past research has suggested that AnxioFit-1 attaches to cannabinoid receptors in the brain to elicit a sense of calm and relaxation, without drowsiness.