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Jun 24 2020
One decade ago, pain stakeholders from around the globe called for the world to recognize that access to pain management is a fundamental human right. How has the Declaration of Montreal influenced pain research and treatment in the years since?
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Jun 18 2020
Two-photon imaging study links changes in the structure of dorsal horn dendritic spines to neuropathic pain, in a mouse spared nerve injury model
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Jun 10 2020
Algorithm identifies and classifies characteristic expressions in response to emotional events; calcium imaging reveals neuronal underpinnings
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Jun 03 2020
The menthol receptor TRPM8 is necessary for mice to perceive very small skin temperature increases as warming; results support pattern theory of thermosensation
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Samuel Robinson, PhD, is a postdoctoral research fellow at the Institute for Molecular Bioscience, University of Queensland, Australia. He...

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