The Endocannabinoid System, Our Universal Regulator

  title={The Endocannabinoid System, Our Universal Regulator},
  author={Chad A. Sallaberry and Laurie Astern},
  journal={Journal of Young Investigators},
The Endocannabinoid System Structure and Function With all the complex cell signals, genetic mutations, and outside influences, how do we manage to stay at homeostasis? The answer is the endocannabinoid system. It is present nearly everywhere in the human body and functions by maintaining the homeostasis of the human body (Alger, 2013). This is achieved through a negative feedback loop which works by the activation of a postsynaptic neuron synthesizing and releasing the endocannabinoids as they… 
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