ECS GENETICS (News 2010-2020)


(So Few News Articles on ECS Genetics – So, All Lumped In Together!)

COMT; another “wrong” result for the reefer madness hype (news–2011)
Cannabinoid-1 Receptor Protects The Brain From Aging (news–2011)
Sweet taste and (AAT)12 repeat in the cannabinoid receptor gene in obese females (letter–link to download–2011)
Smoking Cannabis Increases Risk of Depression in the Case of Genetic Vulnerability, Study Finds (news–2012)
‘Cannabis’ receptor discovery may help understanding of obesity and pain (news–2012)
Why resolutions about taking up physical activity are hard to keep (news–2013)

New Study Finds Marijuana Could Help Treat Alzheimer’s Disease . (news – 2013)
New Study: THC May Treat Inflammatory Diseases and Cancer By Altering Genes (news– 2013)
Mutations found in individuals with autism interfere with endocannabinoid signaling in the brain (news–2013)
A Link Between Autism and Cannabinoids. (news – 2013)
Protection from osteoarthritis may lie in our own joints, study suggests (news–2014)
Marijuana linked to ‘happiness gene’ (scroll down) (news–2014)
Scientists Discover Gene For Happiness — And It’s Related To Marijuana. (news – 2014)
Tyler Markwart: The Case For GMO Cannabis (interview–2015)
How genetic variation influences marijuana dependence. (news – 2015)
The ID-1 Gene, Aggressive Cancers, and a Cannabinoid in Marijuana. (news – 2015)
Is Anxiety Genetic? (news–2015)
Feeling very happy? It’s in your genes (news–2016)
Your genes may predict how you react to smoking weed. (news – 2016)
High Anxiety Risk in Adolescence Linked to One Gene. (news – 2016)
Making or breaking habits: The endocannabinoids can do it (news–2016)
How the brain makes, and breaks, a habit (news–2016)
Marijuana Dependence Influenced by Genes, Childhood Sexual Abuse. (news – 2016)
Genetic factors may contribute to adverse effects produced by synthetic cannabinoids (news–2017)
Mind Over Matter Over Mind: Cannabinoids and the Placebo Effect (news – 2017)
CBD, Cannabis and Breast Cancer (news–2017)
CBD, PPARs, and Gene Expression (news–2017)
Cannabis Part 3: Cannabinoids and Mental Health (news–2017)
Republican lawmaker says marijuana should be illegal because of African American ‘genetics’ (news–2018)
Can DNA Tests Help You Find the Best Weed? (news–2019)
Marijuana Makes You Paranoid? Study Suggests Your Genes Are To Blame (news–2019)
Cannabis compound improves sociability in autism mouse model. (news – 2019)
Life-long epigenetic programming of cortical architecture by maternal ‘Western’ diet during pregnancy/High-fat maternal diet can cause life-long changes in the fetal brain (Austria/UK/Germany/France/Italy/Hungary/Japan/Canada/USA/Sweden) (abst & news–2019)

Updated 11 May 2020