Cannabinoids as new biomarkers and therapeutic targets in human reproduction
Research team of “Nadezhda” hospital and Dr. Stamenov took part in the Fourth national conference on sexual medicine held on November 19-20 in Sofia. The presentation “Cannabinoid system and fertility” was focused on the potential application of exo- and endocannabinoids as innovative biomarkers of human reproduction and new targets for drug development. The main effects of endocannabinoid system on male and female fertility were described. The presence of endocannabinoid system in the processes of folliculogenesis, spermatogenesis, implantation, gestation and vascularization were also discussed.