Cannabidiol as potential anticancer drug.

Author(s): Massi P, Solinas M, Cinquina V, Parolaro D

Department of Pharmacology, Chemotherapy and Toxicology, University of Milan, Milan, Italy.

Subject: Cancer View the study


Over the past years, several lines of evidence support an antitumourigenic effect of cannabinoids including Δ(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (Δ(9)-THC), synthetic agonists, endocannabinoids and endocannabinoid transport or degradation inhibitors. Indeed, cannabinoids possess anti-proliferative and pro-apoptotic effects and they are known to interfere with tumour neovascularization, cancer cell migration, adhesion, invasion and metastasization...

Source: British Journal of Clinical Pharmacology
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