Unraveling the Complex Chemistry and Pharmacology of Cannabis sativa

  • A. Douglas Kinghorn
  • Heinz Falk
  • Simon Gibbons
  • Jun'ichi Kobayashi

Part of the Progress in the Chemistry of Organic Natural Products book series (POGRCHEM, volume 103)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-vii
  2. Mahmoud A. ElSohly, Mohamed M. Radwan, Waseem Gul, Suman Chandra, Ahmed Galal
    Pages 1-36
  3. Michael A. Schafroth, Erick M. Carreira
    Pages 37-59
  4. Sarah E. Turner, Claire M. Williams, Leslie Iversen, Benjamin J. Whalley
    Pages 61-101
  5. Paula Morales, Dow P. Hurst, Patricia H. Reggio
    Pages 103-131

About this book


The book presents the current state of the art on phytocannnabinoid chemistry and pharmacology and will be of much use to those wishing to understand the current landscape of the exciting and intriguing phytocannabinoid science. The focus is on natural product cannabinoids which have been demonstrated to act at specific receptor targets in the CNS.


Cannabis Cannabinoids Phytocannabinoid Molecular pharmacology Molecular Targets

Editors and affiliations

  • A. Douglas Kinghorn
    • 1
  • Heinz Falk
    • 2
  • Simon Gibbons
    • 3
  • Jun'ichi Kobayashi
    • 4
  1. 1.Division of Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy, College of PharmacyThe Ohio State UniversityColumbusUSA
  2. 2.Institute of Organic ChemistryJohannes Kepler University LinzLinzAustria
  3. 3.Research Department of Pharmaceutical and Biological ChemistryUCL School of PharmacyLondonUnited Kingdom
  4. 4.Graduate School of Pharmaceutical ScienceHokkaido University SapporoJapan

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