Endometrial Cancer Metastasis Responds to THC

Tuesday, 22 January 2019

“Add Uterine Cancer to the growing list of cancers that cannabinoids appear to affect. THC both inhibits cell migration (metastasis) of cancer cells and regulates tumor growth via both the CB1R and CB2R.”
- Dr. David Hepburn


Limited therapeutic interventions are clinically available for treating aggressive endometrial cancer (EC). Therefore, effective therapies are urgently required. Therefore, the present study investigated the role of ∆9-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), which is reported to impact proliferative and migratory activities during impairment of cancer progression. In the present study, cell migration in response to THC was measured using transwell assays.

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