Arch Toxicol 2021 Jul 24. Epub 2021 Jul 24.
UCIBIO.REQUIMTE, Faculty of Pharmacy, Biochemistry Lab, Biological Sciences Department, University of Porto, Rua Jorge de Viterbo Ferreira 228, 4050-313, Porto, Portugal.
Cannabidiol (CBD) is a constituent of Cannabis sativa without psychotropic activity, whose medical benefits have been recognised. However, little is known about the potential toxic effects of CBD on reproductive health. Placental development involves tightly controlled processes of cell proliferation, differentiation, apoptosis, autophagy and migration/invasion of trophoblast cells. Read More