Cannabinoids Increase Type 1 Cannabinoid Receptor Expression In A Cell Culture Model Of Striatal Neurons: Implications For Huntington's Disease

Huntington's Disease

Key Findings

Cannabinoid-mediated increases in CB1 levels could reduce the severity of some molecular pathologies observed in HD.

Information and Links


Link: Cannabinoids Increase Type 1 Cannabinoid Receptor Expression In A Cell Culture Model Of Striatal Neurons: Implications For Huntington's Disease

Year: 2013

DOI: 10.1016/j.neuropharm.2013.04.006


Ratings

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Huntington's Disease — 1


Possibility of efficacy for cannabis in treatment of Huntington's Disease according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

CB1 receptors