Cannabis and cancer
Browse the latest research linking medical marijuana / medicinal cannabis and cancer.
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Compond Uses Title Date
THC cancer
pancreatic cancer
Potential Use of Cannabinoids for the Treatment of Pancreatic Cancer. Jan 2019
THC cancer
Appraising the entourage effect: Antitumor action of a pure cannabinoid versus a botanical drug preparation in preclinical models of breast cancer. Nov 2018
CBD cancer
Cannabidiol as potential anticancer drug April 2012
CBD cancer
breast cancer
Modulation of the tumor microenvironment and inhibition of EGF/EGFR pathway: Novel anti?tumor mechanisms of Cannabidiol in breast cancer Jan 2015
CBD cancer
breast cancer
Pathways mediating the effects of cannabidiol on the reduction of breast cancer cell proliferation, invasion, and metastasis. Aug 2011
CBD cancer
breast cancer
Cannabidiol as a novel inhibitor of Id-1 gene expression in aggressive breast cancer cells. Nov 2007
CBD cancer
breast cancer
Antitumor activity of plant cannabinoids with emphasis on the effect of cannabidiol on human breast carcinoma. May 2006
CBD cancer
breast cancer
Novel mechanism of cannabidiol-induced apoptosis in breast cancer cell lines. Oct 2018
CBD cancer
breast cancer
prostate cancer
Phyto-, endo- and synthetic cannabinoids: promising chemotherapeutic agents in the treatment of breast and prostate carcinomas. Nov 2016
CBD cancer
Delta(9) -tetrahydrocannabinol and cannabidiol as potential curative agents for cancer: A critical examination of the preclinical literature. May 2015
CBD ovarian cancer
Evaluation of the effects of cannabinoids CBD and CBG on human ovarian cancerc ells in vitro Jan 2019
CBD cancer
melanoma
Cannabinoids as a Potential New and Novel Treatment for Melanoma: A Pilot Study in a Murine Model. Mar 2019
CBD cancer
prostate cancer
Non-THC cannabinoids inhibit prostate carcinoma growth in vitro and in vivo: pro-apoptotic effects and underlying mechanisms Jan 2013
CBG colon cancer
Colon carcinogenesis is inhibited by the TRPM8 antagonist cannabigerol, a Cannabis-derived non-psychotropic cannabinoid. Dec 2014
CBG ovarian cancer
Evaluation of the effects of cannabinoids CBD and CBG on human ovarian cancerc ells in vitro Jan 2019
Pinene cancer (pancreas)
Protective effects of alpha-pinene in mice with cerulein-induced acute pancreatitis Oct 2012
Pinene cancer
Antioxidative, anticancer and genotoxic properties of Alpha-pinene on N2a neuroblastoma cells Aug 2013
Pinene cancer
Anti-tumor effect of Alpha-pinene on human hepatoma cell lines through inducing G2/M cell cycle arrest. Mar 2015
Myrcene cancer (breast)
Anti-invasive effect of Beta-myrcene, a component of the essential oil from Pinus koraiensis cones, in metastatic MDA-MB-231 human breast cancer cells Aug 2015
Limonene cancer (breast)
D-Limonene: safety and clinical applications. Sept 2007
Limonene cancer (stomach)
[D-limonene induces apoptosis of gastric cancer cells]. July 2003
Limonene anti-inflamatory
cancer
D-Limonene modulates inflammation, oxidative stress and Ras-ERK pathway to inhibit murine skin tumorigenesis. Aug 2012
Limonene cancer
Chemoprevention and therapy of cancer by d-limonene 1994
Limonene anti-oxidant
cancer
diabetes
anti-viral
Limonene: Aroma of innovation in health and disease. Mar 2018
Caryophyllene cancer
Potentiating effect of beta-caryophyllene on anticancer activity of alpha-humulene, isocaryophyllene and paclitaxel. Dec 2007
Caryophyllene anti-oxidant
cancer
The Anticancer, anti-oxidant and Antimicrobial Properties of the Sesquiterpene Beta-Caryophyllene from the Essential Oil of Aquilaria crassna Jun 2015
Humulene cancer
Potentiating effect of beta-caryophyllene on anticancer activity of alpha-humulene, isocaryophyllene and paclitaxel Dec 2007
Humulene cancer
Antitumor activity of balsam fir oil: production of reactive oxygen species induced by alpha-humulene as possible mechanism of action May 2003
Linalool cancer (leukemia
cervical)
Linalool Induces Cell Cycle Arrest and Apoptosis in Leukemia Cells and Cervical Cancer Cells through CDKIs. Nov 2015
Terpinolene cancer
Terpinolene, a component of herbal sage, downregulates AKT1 expression in K562 cells. Feb 2012
Terpinolene cancer
Terpinolene, a component of herbal sage, downregulates AKT1 expression in K562 cells Nov 2011
Terpinolene cancer
Chemical composition, antimicrobial, and cytotoxicity studies on S. erianthum and S. macranthum essential oils. Apr 2012
Nerolidol cancer
Antitumor Properties of the leaf essential oil of Zornia brasiliensis. May 2015
Geraniol cancer (Breast
lung
Colon
Prostate
Pancreatic
Hepatic)
The antitumor effects of geraniol: Modulation of cancer hallmark pathways (Review) May 2016
Geraniol cancer (Breast )
Geraniol and beta-ionone inhibit proliferation, cell cycle progression, and cyclin-dependent kinase 2 activity in MCF-7 breast cancer cells independent of effects on HMG-CoA reductase activity. Nov 2004
Geraniol cancer (Prostate)
Geraniol suppresses prostate cancer growth through down-regulation of E2F8. Oct 2016
Geraniol cancer
Geraniol and beta-ionone inhibit proliferation, cell cycle progression, and cyclin-dependent kinase 2 activity in MCF-7 breast cancer cells independent of effects on HMG-CoA reductase activity. Nov 2004
Guaiol cancer (lung)
(?)-Guaiol regulates RAD51 stability via autophagy to induce cell apoptosis in non-small cell lung cancer Sept 2016
Guaiol cancer (lung)
Bulnesia sarmientoi Supercritical Fluid Extract Exhibits Necroptotic Effects and Anti-Metastatic Activity on Lung Cancer Cells. Dec 2018
Bisabolol cancer
Pro-apoptotic activity of Alpha-bisabolol in preclinical models of primary human acute leukemia cells Nov 2010
Bisabolol cancer
Bisabolol ameliorates cisplatin-induced nephrotoxicity in rats Jan 2015