Sep 14 2021
Sensory neurons play a role in the immune response to HSV-1 infection through effects on T cells.
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Sep 07 2021
A new translational study reveals a correlation between opioid use and vitamin D deficiency in humans; mouse models suggest that restoring vitamin D signaling can normalize responses to opioids and improve opioid addiction.
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Aug 30 2021
A new survey study shows that people living with fibromyalgia are already substituting CBD for opioids and other pain drugs, despite what the clinical trial evidence says.
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Aug 11 2021
A recent IASP Pain Research Forum virtual seminar delved into capsaicin and acid insensitivity in these unusual animals.
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Sep 16 2021

Ben Wand, PhD, is a professor in the Faculty of Medicine, Nursing and Midwifery and Health Sciences at the University of Notre Dame,...

Sep 08 2021

Fourteen early-career pain researchers and clinicians are taking part in the fourth cycle of the...


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Aug 31 2021
Editor's note: Michael Iadarola is a co-author of the above journal...
Aug 13 2021
This is an interesting piece. One is amazed at this kind of diversity in...
May 26 2021
So does it mean that there might be a confounding factor in all pain...
Feb 20 2021
It's fascinating to discover that only few astrocytes in the amygdala are...
Feb 03 2021
Thank you. I very much enjoyed the podcast; it was interesting and...
Aug 15 2020
Professor Harold Merskey, who was the chair of the original IASP...
Aug 12 2020
Modified pain definition: An unpleasant sensory and emotional experience...
Jul 23 2020
Introducing the word "resembling" in relation to "the unpleasant sensory...
Jul 16 2020
The revised definition of pain has now been published in PAIN, along with...
May 15 2020
You may wish to have a look at some more recent updates of this paper: [1...
Mar 06 2020
Editor's note: this comment is co-authored by Ashlie Reker and Steve...
Feb 24 2020
An unexpected finding in this study was that CCI increased rather than...
Dec 18 2019
Editor's note: This was the most popular paper on PRF over the past...
Dec 18 2019
Editor's Note: This paper was the most popular paper on PRF in 2019....
Sep 30 2019
The pain threshold for each individual differs, which makes it more...
Sep 30 2019
In his introductory remarks, although Murat Aydede1 mentions the...
Sep 30 2019
Wonderful paper. Have the researchers found any evidence for differences...
Sep 14 2019
The news article states: "But one thing most agree on is that the...
Jul 13 2019
In this elegant study, the authors compare lidocaine injection of the...
Apr 01 2019
By: John Wood
In the accompanying paper, Bennett, Serra, and Tracey make an important...
Mar 29 2019
Negus and colleagues have provided a useful in-depth review of the broad...
Mar 14 2019
The study by Tan et al. represents a major step forward in understanding...
Jan 17 2019
This is an excellent paper investigating the analgesic effect of sucrose...
Nov 23 2018
This study seems to provide the first clinical evidence to support basic...

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