Search for dissertations about: "orphanin FQ transgenic mice"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words orphanin FQ transgenic mice.

  1. 1. Neuropeptides and spinal antinociception : studies on galanin, nociceptin and endomorphin

    Author : Stefan Grass; Karolinska Institutet; Karolinska Institutet; []
    Keywords : Endomorphin; flexor reflex; galanin; knock-out mice; neuropathic pain; nociceptin; orphanin FQ transgenic mice;

    Abstract : Nociception and/or the sensation of pain is essential for the survival of the organism. Just as important are the antinociceptive mechanisms that reduce the nociceptive input and perceived pain. Without such mechanisms, it would be impossible to turn ones focus away from even the most minor painful stimulus. READ MORE