Tag: antitumor

Cannabinoids Have Strong Antitumor Capabilities, Says New Study

Cannabinoids have strong antitumor capabilities according to a new study being published in the upcoming issue of the journal Histology and Histopathology, and e-published ahead of print by the National Institute of Health. “Cannabinoids are a class of chemical compounds with a wide spectrum of pharmacological effects, mediated by two specific plasma membrane receptors (CB1 …

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National Cancer Institute: Cannabis Has Antitumor Capabilities, is Also an Appetite Stimulant and Painkiller

In claims that are in vast contrast to those of the Drug Enforcement Administration and other government entities, the government-funded National Cancer Institute has a report published on its website which proclaims several benefits of cannabis and cannabinoids, citing numerous scientific studies to back their claims. The page was updated as recently as August. The …

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