ECS GENETICS (News 2010-2019)

ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM GENETICS – News Articles – 2010-2019

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


COMT; another “wrong” result for the reefer madness hype (news–2011) http://ukcia.org/wordpress/?p=924
Cannabinoid-1 Receptor Protects The Brain From Aging (news–2011) http://www.medicalnewstoday.com/releases/230948.php
Sweet taste and (AAT)12 repeat in the cannabinoid receptor gene in obese females (letter–link to download–2011) https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/endocrj/58/4/58_K11E-093/_pdf
Smoking Cannabis Increases Risk of Depression in the Case of Genetic Vulnerability, Study Finds (news–2012) http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111010074853.htm
‘Cannabis’ receptor discovery may help understanding of obesity and pain (news–2012) http://phys.org/news/2012-08-cannabis-receptor-discovery-obesity-pain.html
Why resolutions about taking up physical activity are hard to keep (news–2013) https://www.thefreelibrary.com/Why+resolutions+about+taking+up+physical+activity+are+hard+to+keep-a0313904638
New Study Finds Marijuana Could Help Treat Alzheimer’s Disease . (news – 2013) https://www.opposingviews.com/category/new-study-marijuana-alzheimer-s-disease-cannabinoid-receptors-neurobiology-aging
New Study: THC May Treat Inflammatory Diseases and Cancer By Altering Genes (news– 2013) https://thejointblog.com/new-study-thc-may-treat-inflammatory-diseases-cancer-altering-genes/
Mutations found in individuals with autism interfere with endocannabinoid signaling in the brain (news–2013) https://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-04-mutations-individuals-autism-endocannabinoid-brain.html
A Link Between Autism and Cannabinoids. (news – 2013) https://www.the-scientist.com/daily-news/a-link-between-autism-and-cannabinoids-39472
Protection from osteoarthritis may lie in our own joints, study suggests (news–2014) https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2014/05/140518092722.htm
Marijuana linked to ‘happiness gene’ (scroll down) (news–2014) http://greendoctornetwork.com/study-marijuana-linked-to-happiness-gene/
Scientists Discover Gene For Happiness — And It’s Related To Marijuana. (news – 2014) http://medicalcannabisreport.com/scientists-discover-gene-for-happiness-and-its-related-to-marijuana/
Tyler Markwart: The Case For GMO Cannabis (interview–2015) https://www.ganjapreneur.com/tyler-markwart-gmo-marijuana/
How genetic variation influences marijuana dependence. (news – 2015) https://www.business-standard.com/article/news-ians/how-genetic-variation-influences-marijuana-dependence-115111700656_1.html
The ID-1 Gene, Aggressive Cancers, and a Cannabinoid in Marijuana. (news – 2015) https://www.linkedin.com/pulse/id-1-gene-aggressive-cancers-cannabinoid-marijuana-cholewa
Is Anxiety Genetic? (news–2015) https://www.quickanddirtytips.com/education/science/is-anxiety-genetic
Feeling very happy? It’s in your genes (news–2016) http://www.aol.co.uk/news/2016/01/15/feeling-very-happy-its-in-your-genes/
Your genes may predict how you react to smoking weed. (news – 2016) https://mashable.com/2016/03/09/genes-predict-how-you-get-high/#15VQcjKFQaqE
High Anxiety Risk in Adolescence Linked to One Gene. (news – 2016) https://www.livescience.com/54111-anxiety-risk-linked-to-gene.html
Making or breaking habits: The endocannabinoids can do it (news–2016) https://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2016-05/js-mob052316.php
How the brain makes, and breaks, a habit (news–2016) https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2016/05/160526185419.htm
Marijuana Dependence Influenced by Genes, Childhood Sexual Abuse. (news – 2016) https://www.newswise.com/articles/view/643766/?sc=rsmn
Genetic factors may contribute to adverse effects produced by synthetic cannabinoids (news–2017) https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170424141359.htm
Mind Over Matter Over Mind: Cannabinoids and the Placebo Effect (news – 2017) http://www.alternet.org/drugs/mind-over-mater-over-mind-endocannabinoids-placebo-effect
CBD, Cannabis and Breast Cancer (news–2017) https://www.constancetherapeutics.com/learn-more/cbd-cannabis-and-breast-cancer
CBD, PPARs, and Gene Expression (news–2017) https://www.projectcbd.org/science/genetics/cbd-ppars-and-gene-expression
Cannabis Part 3: Cannabinoids and Mental Health (news–2017) http://segra-intl.com/segrapedia/cannabis-part-3-cannabinoids-and-mental-health/
Republican lawmaker says marijuana should be illegal because of African American ‘genetics’ (news–2018) https://thinkprogress.org/kansas-rep-marijuana-african-americans-eff0ace5d0b0/
Can DNA Tests Help You Find the Best Weed? (news–2019) https://www.rollingstone.com/culture/culture-features/weed-dna-test-pick-marijuana-strain-853522/
Marijuana Makes You Paranoid? Study Suggests Your Genes Are To Blame (news–2019) https://thefreshtoast.com/cannabis/marijuana-makes-you-paranoid-study-suggests-your-genes-are-to-blame/


Updated 9 October, 2019

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