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Cannabinoid Type 2 and Autism

Originally posted on asdresearchinitiative:
Cannabinoid Receptor Type 2, but not Type 1, is Up-Regulated in Peripheral Blood Mononuclear Cells of Children Affected by Autistic Disorders. http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/23585028 Division of Pharmacology, Department of Experimental Medicine, Second University of Naples, via S. Maria…

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2-AG may help with Fragile-X Syndrome

Originally posted on Same Difference:
Natural cannabis-like chemicals in the brain may help combat the leading genetic cause of autism, research has shown.Scientists linked blockages in a signalling pathway dependent on the compounds, called 2-AG endocannabinoid transmitters, with symptoms of…

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