Cannabinoid Receptor Type 2 is Up-Regulated in Blood Cells of Children Affected by Autistic Disorders

Research Subject: Autism
Author: Dario Siniscalco, Anna Sapone, Catia Giordano et al.
Publish Date: 2013

In this study, we investigated the involvement of cannabinoid system in PBMCs from autistic children compared to age-matched normal healthy developing controls (age ranging 3–9 years; mean age: 6.06 ± 1.52 vs. 6.14 ± 1.39 in autistic children and healthy subjects, respectively).

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