The role of cannabinoids in prostate cancer- Basic science perspective and potential clinical applications

Research Subject: Prostate Cancer
Author: Juan A. Ramos and Fernando J. Bianco
Publish Date: 2012

The basis of this study was to review currently relevant findings related to effects of cannabinoid receptors in prostate cancer. PubMed search utilizing the terms “cannabis,” “cannabinoids,” “prostate cancer,” and “cancer pain management,” giving preference to most recent publications was done. Articles identified were screened for their relevance to the field of prostate cancer and interest to both urologist and pain specialists.

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