Cannabinoid Receptor Agonists

Known as: Cannabinoid Agonists, Receptor Agonists, Cannabinoid, Agonists, Cannabinoid Receptor 
Compounds that interact with and stimulate the activity of CANNABINOID RECEPTORS.
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1981-2017
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Central nervous system responses to cannabis are primarily mediated by CB(1) receptors, which couple preferentially to G(i/o) G… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Recent studies suggest that the endocannabinoid system modulates feeding. Despite the existence of central mechanisms for the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Cannabinoids exert pleiotropic actions in the CNS, including the inhibition of inflammatory responses and the enhancement of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
1. We have studied the effect of cannabinoid agonists (CP 55,940 and cannabinol) on intestinal motility in a model of intestinal… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
BACKGROUND SR141716, a recently developed CB1 cannabinoid receptor antagonist, blocks acute effects of Delta-9… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Two subtypes of the cannabinoid receptor (CB1 and CB2) are expressed in mammalian tissues. Although selective antagonists are… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Tolerance develops rapidly to cannabis, cannabinoids, and related drugs acting at the CB1 cannabinoid receptor. However, little… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The G-protein-coupled central cannabinoid receptor (CB1) has been shown to be functionally associated with several biological… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Arachidonylethanolamide (anandamide), a candidate endogenous cannabinoid ligand, has recently been isolated from porcine brain… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
A cDNA clone encoding a receptor protein which presents all the characteristics of a guanine-nucleotide-binding protein (G… (More)
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