Key Findings:  MPP(+) is an established model compound in the research of parkinsonism. Our data show that cannabinoids THC and THCA protect dopaminergic neurons against MPP(+) induced cell death.
Type of Study:  Laboratory Study
Study Result:  Positive
Cannabinoids Studied:  Cannabidiol (CBD), Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), Tetrahydrocannabinolic Acid (THC-a)
Phytocannabinoid Source:  Not Applicable