Neuroprotective Antioxidents from Marijuana

Research Subject: Antioxidant
Author: A.J. Hampson, M. Grimaldi, M. Lolic et al.
Publish Date: 1998

CBD and other cannabinoids were examined as neuroprotectants in rat cortical neuron cultures exposed to toxic levels of the neurotransmitter, gloutamate. The psychotropic cannabinoid receptor against D9-THC and CBD, both reduced NMDA, AMPA and kainate receptor mediated neurotoxicities.

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