Effects of Cannabinoids on T-cell Function and Resistance to Infection

Organ Transplant, Graft Rejection Rheumatoid Arthritis

Key Findings

The overall conclusion of the studies discussed in this review is that cannabinoids that bind to the CB2 receptor are immunosuppressive and thus may be beneficial where it is desirable to dampen immune responses.

Information and Links


Link: Effects of Cannabinoids on T-cell Function and Resistance to Infection

Year: 2015

DOI: 10.1007/s11481-015-9603-3


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Organ Transplant, Graft Rejection — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Organ Transplant, Graft Rejection according to the results found in this study.

Rheumatoid Arthritis — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Rheumatoid Arthritis according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabis

THC extracted

Synthetic cannabinoids