Cannabinoids: potential anticancer agents

  title={Cannabinoids: potential anticancer agents},
  author={Manuel Guzm{\'a}n},
  journal={Nature Reviews Cancer},
Cannabinoids — the active components of Cannabis sativa and their derivatives — exert palliative effects in cancer patients by preventing nausea, vomiting and pain and by stimulating appetite. In addition, these compounds have been shown to inhibit the growth of tumour cells in culture and animal models by modulating key cell-signalling pathways… CONTINUE READING