Is there a role for the endocannabinoid system in the etiology and treatment of melancholic depression?

@article{Hill2005IsTA,
  title={Is there a role for the endocannabinoid system in the etiology and treatment of melancholic depression?},
  author={Matthew Nicholas Hill and Boris B. Gorzalka},
  journal={Behavioural pharmacology},
  year={2005},
  volume={16 5-6},
  pages={333-52}
}
With advances in basic and clinical neuroscience, many gaps have appeared in the traditional monoamine theory of depression that have led to reformulation of the hypotheses concerning the neurobiology of depression. The more recent hypotheses suggest that melancholic depression is characterized by central glucocorticoid resistance that results in… CONTINUE READING