[Effects of anandamide on IL-11 production through the TRPV1 of human periodontal ligament cells].

  • Chihiro Haruta
  • Published 2012 in
    Kokubyo Gakkai zasshi. The Journal of the…
A functional endocannabinoid system is present in several mammalian organs and tissues. The endogenous cannabinoid anandamide (AEA) is a bioactive lipid neurotransmitter that is present in a variety of tissues and has multiple functions. Recently, this cannabinoid system was reported to play important roles in osteoblastic and osteoclastic cells. Human… CONTINUE READING