Published in Pain and Central Nervous System Week, April 30th, 2012
"Purinergic receptor-mediated spinal microglial functions make a critical contribution to pathologically enhanced pain processing in the dorsal horn. Microglial purinoceptors might be promising targets for treating neuropathic pain," wrote K. Inoue and colleagues, Kyushu University.
The researchers concluded: "A predicted therapeutic...
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