The Endocannabinoid System in Ageing: A New Target for Drug Development

Aging Cognitive Function (Decreasing)

Key Findings

The known interactions between endocannabinoids and the cells of the nervous, immune, and endocrine systems suggest that endocannabinoid system may be considered a check-point which contributes to preserve and/or restore the homeostatic balance of the organism, protecting the cells from the damages caused by the passing of time.

Information and Links


Link: The Endocannabinoid System in Ageing: A New Target for Drug Development

Year: 2006

DOI: 10.2174/1389450110607011539


Ratings

(How Ratings Work)

Aging — 3


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

Cognitive Function (Decreasing) — 3


Likely probability of the efficacy of cannabis for treatment of Cognitive Function (Decreasing) according to the results found in this study.

Drugs Used

Cannabinoids and endocannabinoids