PubMed: Synthetic Pathways to Non-Psychotropic Phytocannabinoids as Promising Molecules to Develop Novel Antibiotics: A Review

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Cannabis has been used for centuries as a medicinal herb, with its therapeutic components being the focus of much research. Recently, researchers have been exploring the potential of non-psychotropic phytocannabinoids as promising molecules for the development of novel antibiotics. In this blog post, we will review the findings of a recent study published in the … Read more

CBD Enhances Glucose Metabolism via Nuclear Receptors

Cannabinoid receptors CB1 and CB2 are the definitive and best-known targets of endogenous and plant-derived cannabinoids, but they’re far from the only ones. Several phytocannabinoids, including cannabidiol (CBD), for example, and the two primary endocannabinoids — anandamide and 2-AG — have been shown to interact with peroxisome proliferator-activated receptors, or PPARs1 (pronounced pee-parrs), which are … Read more