What is Cannabinoidergic

Cannabinoidergic

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Cannabinoidergic, or cannabinergic, means “working on the endocannabinoid neurotransmitters“. As with terms such as dopaminergic and serotonergic, related proteins and cellular components involved endocannabinoid signaling, such as the cannabinoid (CB1) receptor, as well as exogenous compounds, such as phytocannabinoids or other cannabinoids which modulate the activity of endocannabinoid system, can be described as cannabinoidergic.[1]

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  1. Jump up^ Palmer, SL; Thakur GA; Makriyannis A (December 31, 2002). “Cannabinergic ligands”. Chemistry and physics of lipids. 121 (1-2): 3–19.doi:10.1016/s0009-3084(02)00143-3. PMID 12505686.