Cancer & cannabis

Pancreatic adenocarcinomas are among the most malignant forms of cancer and, therefore, it is of especial interest to set new strategies aimed at improving the prognostic of this deadly disease. The present study was undertaken to investigate the action of cannabinoids, a new family of potential antitumoral agents, in pancreatic […]

Cannabinoids Induce Apoptosis of Pancreatic Tumor Cells | AACR Journal

Toxicol Lett. 2012 Nov 15;214(3):314-9. doi: 10.1016/j.toxlet.2012.08.029. Epub 2012 Sep 8. Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov’t; Research Support, U.S. Gov’t, P.H.S. Editor’s Note: An important study regarding cannabis and breast cancer. ¬†Follow this link to the full study. Source: Cannabidiolic acid, a major cannabinoid in fiber-type cannabis, is an inhibitor of […]

CBDA is an inhibitor of MDA-MB-231 breast cancer cell migration. ...

Source: Current Oncology, March 2016. ¬†Use of cannabinoids in cancer care: palliative care   Editor’s Note: This article is from the March 2016 issue of Current Oncology and is an excellent overview.

Use of cannabinoids in cancer care: palliative care