CB1 Cannabinoid Receptors Couple To Focal Adhesion Kinase To Control Insulin Release

Diabetes Mellitus

Key Findings

The findings of this study suggest a mechanistic link between increased circulating and tissue endocannabinoid levels and hyperinsulinemia in type 2 diabetes.

Information and Links


Link: CB1 Cannabinoid Receptors Couple To Focal Adhesion Kinase To Control Insulin Release

Year: 2013

DOI: 10.1074/jbc.M113.478354


Ratings

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Diabetes Mellitus — 1


Possibility of efficacy for cannabis in treatment of Diabetes Mellitus according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Endocannabinoids