OBESITY and cannabis studies completed
Obesity is a medical condition in which excess body fat has accumulated to the extent that it may have a negative effect on health, leading to reduced life expectancy and/or increased health problems.
Science & Research
Undated - News ~ Hemp & GLA: Good Fat Burns Bad Fat
2001 - News ~ Marijuana "Munchies" May Hold a Key to Obesity
2005 - Study ~ Food for thought: endocannabinoid modulation of lipogenesis
2005 - News ~ Teens in Recovery Drop Drugs but Add Pounds
2006 - Study ~ Weight Control in Individuals With Diabetes
2006 - News ~ Obesity – Acomplia: loss of a few kilos, many questions
2008 - Study ~ Endocannabinoids and the Control of Energy Homeostasis
2008 - Study ~ The lipid messenger OEA links dietary fat intake to satiety.
2008 - Study ~ Endocannabinoids and the neurochemistry of gluttony
2008 - Study ~ Dysregulation of the endocannabinoid system in obesity.
2009 - Study ~ N-acylethanolamines, anandamide and food intake
2009 - News ~ Natural Pot-Like Compound Could Fight Obesity
2010 - Study ~ Modulation of Adipocyte Biology by Δ9-Tetrahydrocannabinol
2010 - Study ~ Cannabis Use and Obesity and Young Adults
2011 - Study ~ Gadolinium-HU-308-incorporated micelles.
2011 - News ~ Smoking marijuana not linked to obesity: study
2012 - Study ~ To Be or Not To Be—Obese
Endocannabinoid Levels and Whole Body Energy Balance, Resulting in Obesity.2012 - Study ~ The dynamic nature of type 1 cannabinoid receptor (CB1) gene transcription
2012 - Study ~ Gut microbiota and the development of obesity.2012 - Study ~ 2-Arachidonoylglycerol Signaling in Forebrain Regulates Systemic Energy Metabolism2012 - Study ~ The atypical cannabinoid O-1602 stimulates food intake and adiposity in rats.2012 - Study ~ Anti-obesity effects of the combined administration of CB1 receptor antagonist
rimonabant and melanin-concentrating hormone antagonist SNAP-94847 in diet-inudced
obese mice.2012 - Study ~ Overexpression of cannabinoid CB2 receptor in the brain induces hyperglycaemia and a lean phenotype in adult mice.2012 - Study ~ Associations of variants of CNR1 with obesity and obesity-related traits in Chinese women.2012 - Study ~ The role of the endocannabinoid system in eating disorders: pharmacological
2012 - Study ~ GPR119 as a fat sensor.2012 - Study ~ Hedonic eating is associated with increased peripheral levels of ghrelin and the
endocannabinoid 2-arachidonoyl-glycerol in healthy humans: a pilot study.2012 - Study ~ Simultaneous postprandial deregulation of the orexigenic endocannabinoid anandamide and the anorexigenic peptide YY in obesity2012 - Study ~ Childhood Obesity and the Role of Dopamine D2 Receptor and Cannabinoid Receptor-1 Gene Polymorphisms.
2012 - News ~ How marijuana could help cure obesity-related diseases
2012 - News ~ Cannabis can help treat obesity
2012 - News ~ Marijuana Slims? Why Pot Smokers Are Less Obese
2012 - News ~ Fight obesity... with marijuana?
2012 - News ~ New Drug Could Help Maintain Long-Term Weight Loss2013 - Study ~ Chronic treatment with krill powder reduces plasma triglyceride and anandamide levels in mildly obese men2013 - Study ~ Hypothalamic 2-Arachidonoylglycerol Regulates Multistage Process of High-Fat Diet Preferences2013 - Study ~ Developmental Role for Endocannabinoid Signaling in Regulating Glucose Metabolism and Growth.
2013 - Study ~ Genetic variation in the cannabinoid receptor gene (CNR1) (G1359A polymorphism) and their influence on anthropometric parameters and metabolic parameters under a high monounsaturated vs. high polyunsaturated fat hypocaloric diets.2013 - Study ~ Cannabis and Δ(9)-tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) for weight loss?
2013 - Study ~ Endocannabinoids and obesity.2013 - Study ~ Novel antiobesity agents: Synthesis and pharmacological evaluation of analogues of Rimonabant and of LH212013 - Study ~ Improvement in coronary circulatory function in morbidly obese individuals after gastric bypass-induced weight loss: relation to alterations in endocannabinoids and
2013 - Study ~ The endocannabinoid system in obesity2013 - Study ~ The cannabinoid Δ(9)-tetrahydrocannabivarin (THCV) ameliorates insulin sensitivity in two mouse models of obesity.2013 - Study ~ Polymorphism rs3123554 in CNR2 reveals gender-specific effects on body weight and affects loss of body weight and cerebral insulin action.2013 - Study ~ The Role of the Endocannabinoid System in Eating Disorders: Neurochemical and Behavioural Preclinical Evidence.2013 - Study ~ High fat diet and body weight have different effects on cannabinoid CB1 receptor
expression in rat nodose ganglia.2013 - Study ~ Food for thought: hormonal, experiential, and neural influences on feeding and obesity.
2013 - Study ~ Long-term supplementation of honokiol and magnolol ameliorates body fat
accumulation, insulin resistance, and adipose inflammation in high-fat fed mice.
2013 - Study ~ Role of Genetic Variation in the Cannabinoid Receptor Gene (CNR1) (G1359A
Polymorphism) on Weight Loss and Cardiovascular Risk Factors After Liraglutide
Treatment in Obese Patients With Diabetes Mellitus Type 2.
2013 - Study ~ Vascular targets for cannabinoids: animal and human studies2013 - Study ~ Regulation of GPR55 in rat white adipose tissue and serum LPI by nutritional status, gestation, gender and pituitary factors.
2013 - Study ~ Cannabinoids, eating behaviour, and energy homeostasis.2013 - Study ~ The regulation of food intake by the gut-brain axis: implications for obesity2013 - Study ~ Concurrent pharmacological modification of cannabinoid-1 and glucagon-like peptide-1 receptor activity affects feeding behavior and body weight in rats fed a free-choice, high-carbohydrate diet.
2013 - Study ~ Effects of C358A polymorphism of the endocannabinoid degrading enzyme fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) on weight loss, adipocytokines levels, and insulin resistance
after a high polyunsaturated fat diet in obese patients.
2013 - News ~ Marijuana Users Have Better Blood Sugar Control
2013 - News ~ Study: Why Pot Smokers Are Skinnier
2013 - News ~ Cannabis linked to prevention of diabetes2014 - Study ~ CB1 blockade-induced weight loss over 48 weeks decreases liver fat in proportion to weight loss in humans