Dec 10 2019
A new study shows pro- versus antinociceptive roles for distinct populations of neurons in the central nucleus of the amygdala
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Dec 04 2019
A mouse study reveals that nitric oxide maladaptively activates Nav1.9 channels in a medication-overuse headache model
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Nov 18 2019
A new study identifies a circuit from the periaqueductal gray to the ventral tegmental area that encodes aversiveness in a rat model of headache
news Research
Nov 11 2019
New study shows that romantic partner touch reduces pain intensity and unpleasantness, and engages sensory and emotional brain regions, in female volunteers
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Dec 02 2019

During a PRF webinar on December 2, 2019, Maral Tajerian discussed her recent work showing that the hippocampal extracellular matrix regulates...

Nov 12 2019

Editor’s note: From February 2-5, 2020, pain researchers will gather for Pain: Aligning the Target, a new Keystone Symposium (see...


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