Cannabis and ANA
Browse the latest research linking medical marijuana / medicinal cannabis and Anandamide (ANA).
(cannabinoid (natural)) Anandamide (also known as N-arachidonoylethanolamine or AEA), is a fatty acid neurotransmitter derived from the non-oxidative metabolism of eicosatetraenoic acid (arachidonic acid), an essential ?-6 polyunsaturated fatty acid. [Wikipedia]
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Compounds Topics Title Date
ANA metabolism via review Brain activity of anandamide: a rewarding bliss? Mar 2019
We will also discuss how modulation of anandamide levels through inhibition of enzymatic metabolic pathways could provide a basis for developing new pharmaco-therapeutic tools for the treatment of substance use disorders.
ANA cancer,breast cancer in vitro The endogenous cannabinoid anandamide inhibits human breast cancer cell proliferation Jun 1998
These data suggest that anandamide blocks human breast cancer cell proliferation through CB1-like receptor-mediated inhibition of endogenous prolactin action at the level of prolactin receptor.
ANA cancer,prostate cancer in vitro Anti-proliferative and apoptotic effects of anandamide in human prostatic cancer cell lines: implication of epidermal growth factor receptor down-regulation and ceramide production. Jun 2003
The potent anti-proliferative and cytotoxic effects of ANA on metastatic prostatic cancer cells might provide basis for the design of new therapeutic agents for effective treatment of recurrent and invasive prostatic cancers.