This gene encodes the canniboid receptor 2, which is the variety that is responsible for cannabis's anti-inflammatory effect (R).  It doesn't have any psychoactive effects.

It's better to have this gene increased most of the time.


May function in inflammatory response, nociceptive transmission and bone homeostasis.

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