Cannabinoid receptor 1 contributes to sprouted innervation in endometrial ectopic growth through mitogen-activated protein kinase activation.

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“The endocannabinoid system regulates neurite outgrowth and neurogenesis during development of the central nervous system.

Cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1R) is expressed in neurons, including the somata and fibers, that innervate the endometrial ectopic cyst in rats.

 

This finding may provide a new therapeutic target for patients with endometriosis.”

https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/28322749

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