Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Suppresses Secretion Of IFNα By Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells From Healthy And HIV-Infected Individuals

HIV/AIDS

Key Findings

These results suggest that THC can suppress plasmacytoid dendritic cells (pDC) function during the early host antiviral response by dampening pDC activation.

Information and Links


Link: Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol Suppresses Secretion Of IFNα By Plasmacytoid Dendritic Cells From Healthy And HIV-Infected Individuals

Year: 2017

DOI: 10.1097/QAI.0000000000001449.


Ratings

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HIV/AIDS — 1


Possibility of efficacy for cannabis in treatment of HIV/AIDS according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

THC