Cannabinoid CB2 receptors: Immunohistochemical localization in rat brain

@article{Gong2006CannabinoidCR,
  title={Cannabinoid CB2 receptors: Immunohistochemical localization in rat brain},
  author={Jian-ping Gong and Emmanuel Shan Onaivi and Hiroki Ishiguro and Qing-Rong Liu and Patricia A. Tagliaferro and Alicia Brusco and George R. Uhl},
  journal={Brain Research},
  year={2006},
  volume={1071},
  pages={10-23}
}
Brain expression of CB2 cannabinoid receptors has been much less well established and characterized in comparison to the expression of brain CB1 receptors. [...] Key Method Two anti-CB2 affinity purified polyclonal antibodies were raised in rabbits immunized with peptide conjugates that corresponded to amino acids 1-33 and 20-33. Western blot analyses revealed specific bands that were identified using these sera and were absent when the sera were preadsorbed with 8.3 mug/ml of the immunizing peptides. These…Expand
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