Long lasting consequences of cannabis exposure in adolescence

@article{Rubino2008LongLC,
  title={Long lasting consequences of cannabis exposure in adolescence},
  author={T. Rubino and D. Parolaro},
  journal={Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology},
  year={2008},
  volume={286},
  pages={s108-s113}
}
  • T. Rubino, D. Parolaro
  • Published 2008
  • Medicine
  • Molecular and Cellular Endocrinology
  • Despite the increasing use of cannabis among adolescents, there are little and often contradictory studies on the long-term neurobiological consequences of cannabis consumption in juveniles. Adolescence is a critical phase for cerebral development, where the endocannabinoid system plays an important role influencing the release and action of different neurotransmitters. Therefore, a strong stimulation by the psychoactive component of marijuana, delta-9-tetrahydrocanabinol (THC), might lead to… CONTINUE READING
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