Control of Inhibition by the Direct Action of Cannabinoids on GABA(A) Receptors

T. Golovko, R. Min, N. Lozovaya, C. Falconer, N. Yatsenko, T. Tsintsadze, V. Tsintsadze, C. Ledent, R.J. Harvey, D. Belelli, J.J. Lambert, A. Rozov, N. Burnashev

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Cannabinoids are known to regulate inhibitory synaptic transmission via activation of presynaptic G protein-coupled cannabinoid CB
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)2440-2455
Number of pages16
JournalCerebral cortex
Issue number9
Publication statusPublished - Sept 2015


  • Action Potentials/drug effects
  • Animals
  • Animals, Newborn
  • Cannabinoids/metabolism
  • GABA Agents/pharmacology
  • Hippocampus/cytology
  • Humans
  • In Vitro Techniques
  • Inhibitory Postsynaptic Potentials/drug effects
  • Mice
  • Mice, Inbred C57BL
  • Mice, Transgenic
  • Neural Inhibition/drug effects
  • Patch-Clamp Techniques
  • Rats
  • Rats, Sprague-Dawley
  • Rats, Wistar
  • Receptor, Cannabinoid, CB1/genetics
  • Receptors, GABA/metabolism
  • Synaptic Transmission/drug effects
  • Transfection

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