PRIMARY STUDY

Microglial Phenotypes and Their Relationship to the Cannabinoid System: Therapeutic Implications for Parkinson's Disease

Key Findings:  There is a relationship between the endocannabinoid system and microglial activation which in turn can be manipulated to induce therapeutic effects in patients with PD.

Type of Study:  Meta-analysis

Study Result:  Positive


Cannabinoids Studied:  Endocannabinoid (unspecified)

Phytocannabinoid Source:  Not Applicable

Form of Administration:  Not Applicable

Receptors Studied:  CB2


Study Location(s):  Ireland, United States

Year of Pub:  2020


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