News & Events


July 16, 2017


Udi S, Hinden L, Earley B, Drori A, Reuveni N, Hadar R, Cinar R, Nemirovski A, Tam J(2017) Proximal Tubular Cannabinoid-1 Receptor Regulates Obesity-induced Chronic Kidney Disease. J Am Soc Nephrol.

Tam J, Szanda G, Drori A, Liu Z, Cinar R, Kashiwaya Y, Reitman ML, Kunos G (2017) Peripheral Cannabinoid-1 Receptor Blockade Restores Hypothalamic Leptin Signaling. Mol Metab.

3 research projects were awarded the 1st cycle of funding by the Center:

February 6, 2017


Congratulations to our winning researchers:

  1. Dr. Ofra Benny - Studying the anti-angiogenic and anti-cancer activity of cannabinoid receptor 2 (CB2) agonists
  1. Prof. Elyad Davidson - Effect of a cannabis extract on acute radicular pain and on analgesics. Requirement: a double-blinded, randomized, 24 hours follow-up study
  1. Prof. Rami Yaka & Prof. Oren Ostresetzer - The Effects of CBD on Traumatic Brain Injury