FAAH in Biological News
February 2009 highlights from Biology of Reproduction
...cid amide hydrolase. Male mice homozygous for the faah
knockout have elevated levels of anandamide, an e...m of chronic marijuana users, as well as sperm in faah
-mutant males are exposed to enhanced cannabinoid/...min Cravatt, and Sudhansu K. Dey. Genetic Loss of faah
Compromises Male Fertility in Mice. Biol Reprod 2...
Scripps research team defines new painkilling chemical pathway
...arget and breakdown FAAH, allowing AEA to build up, reducing pain. However, faah
does not control 2-AG metabolism in vivo, and therefore, the potential biol... think, is a truly unique result."
While treatments based on inhibiting faah
show great promise for controlling pain, manipulating MAGL levels could als...
FAAH in Biological Products