ShanghaiTech Scientists Resolve the Structure of the Human “Marijuana Receptor”

SHANGHAI, Oct. 20, 2016 /PRNewswire/ — A team of scientists led by the iHuman Institute of ShanghaiTech University has determined and analyzed the high-resolution atomic structure of human cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB 1), also known as the “marijuana receptor”. This new findings provide clues to understand why some drugs that interact with this receptor have had…