Cannabinoid Receptors, CB1 and CB2, as Novel Targets for Inhibition of Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer Growth and Metastasis

Research Subject: Cancer
Author: Anju Preet, Zahida Qamri, Mohd W Nasser et al.
Publish Date: 2011

Non-small cell lung cancer (NSCLC) is the leading cause of cancer deaths worldwide; however, only limited therapeutic treatments are available. Hence, we investigated the role of cannabinoid
receptors, CB1 and CB2, as novel therapeutic targets against NSCLC.

These results suggest that CB1 and CB2 could be used as novel therapeutic targets against NSCLC.

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