The Journal Club: CBD and HIV

by Aug 4, 2022Communications, Journal Club0 comments

Discussion around the effects of CBD administration on extracellular vesicle release and viral transcription from HIV specific myeloid cells.

Please join us for a conversation about a study published in 2022 in the journal Cells entitled: “Cannabinoids Reduce Extracellular Vesicle Release from HIV-1 Infected Myeloid Cells and Inhibit Viral Transcription”, in which Dr. Kashanchi and Dr. Sitbon discuss the potential role of CBD in alleviating the pathogenic effects of extracellular vesicles in HIV-1 and CNS-related infections.