Role of the endocannabinoid system in the neuroendocrine responses to inflammation.

@article{deLaurentiis2014RoleOT,
  title={Role of the endocannabinoid system in the neuroendocrine responses to inflammation.},
  author={Andrea de Laurentiis and Hugo A Araujo and Val{\'e}ria Rettori},
  journal={Current pharmaceutical design},
  year={2014},
  volume={20 29},
  pages={
          4697-706
        }
}
A few years ago the endocannabinoid system has been recognized as a major neuromodulatory system whose main functions are to exert and maintain the body homeostasis. Several different endocannabinoids are synthesized in a broad class of cell types, including those in the brain and the immune system; they bind to cannabinoid G-protein-coupled receptors, having profound effects on a variety of behavioral, neuroendocrine and autonomic functions. The coordinated neural, immune, behavioral and… 
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