Association study of cannabinoid receptor gene (CNR1) alleles and anorexia nervosa: differences between restricting and binging/purging subtypes.                                                      (abst – 2004)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/14755457


Blood levels of the endocannabinoid anandamide are increased in anorexia nervosa and in binge-eating disorder, but not in bulimia nervosa.                                                              (full – 2005)  http://www.nature.com/npp/journal/v30/n6/full/1300695a.html


Role of endocannabinoids and their analogues in obesity and eating disorders. (abst – 2008)                                            http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19011363


Elevated cannabinoid 1 receptor mRNA is linked to eating disorder related behavior and attitudes in females with eating disorders.                                                             (abst – 2009)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19046818


Association of CNR1 and FAAH endocannabinoid gene polymorphisms with anorexia nervosa and bulimia nervosa: evidence for synergistic effects.                                                       (abst – 2009)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19659925


Medical Marijuana and Bulimia                       (news – 2009)



A nonsynonymous polymorphism in cannabinoid CB2 receptor gene is associated with eating disorders in humans and food intake is modified in mice by its ligands.

(abst – 2010)                       http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19768813


The Endocannabinoid System as Pharmacological Target Derived from Its CNS Role in Energy Homeostasis and Reward. Applications in Eating Disorders and Addiction

(link to PDF – 2011)                      http://www.mdpi.com/1424-8247/4/8/1101


The genetics of eating disorders. (abst – 2011)                  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21243475


Brain Type 1 Cannabinoid Receptor Availability in Patients with Anorexia and Bulimia Nervosa.            (abst – 2011)                        http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/21718968


Do Deficits in Brain Cannabinoids Contribute to Eating Disorders?


(news – 2011)                     http://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2011/10/111031115226.htm


Scientists Link Malfunctions in the Endocannabinoid System to Bulimia and Anorexia (news – 2011)

http://bigbudsmag.com/lifestyle/medicine/article/scientists-link-malfunctions-endocannabinoid-system-  bulimia-and-anorexia-


Binge Eating May Be a High All Its Own   (news – 2011)



Lower levels of cannabinoid 1 receptor mRNA in female eating disorder patients: Association with wrist cutting as impulsive self-injurious behavior.                                                                              (abst – 2012)  http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/22542985

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