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Low doses of delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) have divergent effects on short-term spatial memory in young, healthy adults.

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Evidence suggests that manipulating spatial information within working memory depends upon a circuitry organized around the prefrontal cortex (PFC) and the activity of the catecholamine systems. Other evidence attests to the effects of Delta-9 tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) on short-term spatial memory function, most probably involving CB(1) receptor activity within hippocampal circuitries. At the current time, there have been no systematic studies of the effects of THC on spatial working memory ...

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10.1038/sj.npp.1300871

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Journal:
Neuropsychopharmacology : official publication of the American College of Neuropsychopharmacology
Volume:
31
Issue:
2
Pages:
462-470
Publication date:
2006-02-01
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EISSN:
1740-634X
ISSN:
0893-133X
Source identifiers:
139592
Language:
English
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pubs:139592
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uuid:4d525240-6aac-42c7-b304-85b119d84235
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2012-12-19

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