Pain Papers: focus on endocannabinoid system

Papers: 1 Feb 2014 – 7 Feb 2014 | Pain Research Forum

6 of the 17 articles in the European Journal of Neuroscience, which has devoted its February issue to the neurobiology of pain, involve  endocannabinoid system (cannabinoid receptors in the brain and elsewhere).

The neurobiology of skeletal pain.
Mantyh PW – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):508-19. – PMID: 24494689.  Abstract

Involvement of the endocannabinoid system in osteoarthritis pain.
La Porta C, Bura SA, Negrete R, Maldonado R – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):485-500. – PMID: 24494687.  Abstract

No more pain upon Gq -protein-coupled receptor activation: role of endocannabinoids.
Hu S S-J, Ho Y-C, Chiou L-C – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):467-84. – PMID: 24494686.  Abstract

CB1 augments mGluR5 function in medial prefrontal cortical neurons to inhibit amygdala hyperactivity in an arthritis pain model.
Ji G, Neugebauer V – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):455-66. – PMID: 24494685.  Abstract

Endocannabinoids and neuropathic pain: focus on neuron-glia and endocannabinoid-neurotrophin interactions.
Luongo L, Maione S, Di Marzo – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):401-8. – PMID: 24494680.  Abstract

From genes to pain: nerve growth factor and hereditary sensory and autonomic neuropathy type V.
Capsoni S – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):392-400. – PMID: 24494679.  Abstract

Neurobiology of pain, interoception and emotional response: lessons from nerve growth factor-dependent neurons.
Indo Y – Eur J Neurosci. 2014 Feb; 39(3):375-91. – PMID: 24494678.  Abstract

Revisiting Chronic Pain Patient Profiling: An Acceptance-based Approach in an Online Sample.
Payne-Murphy JC, Beacham AO – Clin Psychol Psychother. 2014 Feb 5 – PMID: 24500978.  Abstract

Neuropathic pain: mechanisms and their clinical implications.
Cohen SP, Mao J – BMJ. 2014; 348:f7656. – PMID: 24500412.  Abstract

Significant differences of brain blood flow in patients with chronic low back pain and acute low back pain detected by brain SPECT.
Nakamura Y, Nojiri K, Yoshihara H, Takahata T, Honda-Takahashi K, Kubo S, Sakatsume K, Kato H, Maruta T, Honda T – J Orthop Sci. 2014 Feb 5. – PMID: 24500293.  Abstract

TRPV1 receptor inhibition decreases CCL2-induced hyperalgesia.
Spicarova D, Adamek P, Kalynovska N, Mrozkova P, Palecek J – Neuropharmacology. 2014 Feb 1. – PMID: 24495396.  Abstract

Behavioral Pharmacology of Pain.
Berge O-G – Curr Top Behav Neurosci. 2014 Feb 4. – PMID: 24493481.  Abstract

Pain exacerbates chronic mild stress-induced changes in noradrenergic transmission in rats.

Bravo L, Torres-Sanchez S, Alba-Delgado C, Mico JA, Berrocoso E – Eur Neuropsychopharmacol. 2014 Jan 18. – PMID: 24491949.  Abstract

Pain-related mood influences pain perception differently in fibromyalgia and multiple sclerosis.
Borg C, Padovan C, Thomas-Antérion C, Chanial C, Sanchez A, Godot M, Peyron R, De Parisot O, Laurent B – J Pain Res. 2014; 7:81-7. – PMID: 24489475.  Abstract


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