Myrcene, Terpenes, and TrpV1

This study came out of the laboratory of experimental medicine in Honolulu Hawaii. As a general background it might be worth while to review Ca2+-calmodulin inhibition of this Ca2+ channel and and Trp family overview. This group selected myrcene and and a mixture of strain inspired terpenes. The latter was identified as dominant terpenes inContinue reading “Myrcene, Terpenes, and TrpV1”

Medical Cannabis WIthdrawal

Today Yahoo News published a piece by Lara Coughlin, Assistant Professor of Psychiatry, University of Michigan. Of the medical cannabis users this group interviewed, 59% were using for pain. The Yahoo News piece mentioned these symptoms of cannabis withdrawal sleep difficulties irritability anxiety This terpenetargets has reviewed a few papers on endocannabinoids and running. TheseContinue reading “Medical Cannabis WIthdrawal”

Cannabis Oils

Romano LL, Arno Hazekamp A (2013) Cannabis Oil: chemical evaluation of an upcoming cannabis-based medicine. Cannabinoids 2013;1(1):1-11 This is a 2013 report of the perfect European combination of cannabis and olive oil. Luigi L Romano is from Department of Pharmacy, University of Siena, Italy. Arno Hazekamp is from Plant Metabolomics group, Institute of Biology, LeidenContinue reading “Cannabis Oils”