Navigation Links
PKG in the On Position Results in Chronic Pain

Richard Ambron from Columbia University in New York City has discovered that chronic pain occurs as a result of hyper-excitable neurons. //

He and his colleagues were studying chronic pain at the molecular and cellular level. Normally at the molecular level a pain stimulus occurs and the neurons becomes excited and begin to send signals to the brain and the individual sense pain but when the stimulus is removed the nerves become dormant and there is no sense of pain. In case of patients suffering from chronic pain the nerves remain the hyper- excitable stage and remains so even if there is a very mild stimulus.

This is because of the enzyme called protein kinase G or PKG. if it is in the on position then the nerves keep sending signals long after the injury that originally caused the pain has healed. Hence drugs should be developed to target this enzyme and shut down the enzyme. It is a new approach to pain relief for the millions suffering from chronic pain. Statistics show that about 48 million Americans suffer from long-lasting pain. Current pain drugs have side effects such as drowsiness and sometimes do not work with certain individuals. The study is done in mice and will be published in the journal Neuroscience.


'"/>




Page: 1

Related medicine news :

1. Sleeping Position Speaks A Lot About The Couples Relationship
2. Vitamin D In Pole Position At Clinical Endocrinologists Meet
3. Two New Anesthesia Positions Promise to Ease Surgery Queue
4. Hormone Deficiency Results In Miscarriage
5. Breast Implants May Interfere With The Interpretation Of Mammogram Results
6. DNA Testing For More Accurate Results
7. Operating on a Beating Heart Yields Better Results For Blocked Heart Arteries
8. Intense Fight Against Polio In India Gets Results
9. Deadly Diarrhoea Vaccine – Trail Results Promising
10. Novartis MS Drug Shows Promising Results
11. Results Of Human Trials Of Hungarian Bird-Flu Vaccine Expected Today
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:


(Date:10/13/2017)... Nevada (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... ... Hemp CBD Oil utilizing Purzorb™ technology. Applying the Purzorb™process to full spectrum CBD oil ... required and providing a CBD form that can be easily incorporated into liquid products, ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Many families have long-term insurance that covers care ... have a waiver for care if the client has a cognitive impairment diagnosis. ... for care, is often waived, so the benefits from their insurance start immediately,” said ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... ... October 13, 2017 , ... Yisrayl Hawkins, Pastor and Overseer ... one of the most popular and least understood books in the Holy Scriptures, Revelation. ... descriptions that have baffled scholars for centuries. Many have tossed it off as mere ...
(Date:10/13/2017)... (PRWEB) , ... October 13, 2017 , ... “America On ... Christian identity. “America On The Brink” is the creation of published author, William ... several great-grandchildren. As a WWII veteran, he spent thirty years in the Navy. ...
(Date:10/12/2017)... , ... October 12, 2017 , ... ... to meet the demand of today’s consumer and regulatory authorities worldwide. From Children’s ... experts and tested to meet the highest standard. , These products are ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):
(Date:9/12/2017)... PARIS and NEW YORK , Sept. 12, ... ethical performance ratings for global supply chains, has published the first annual ... the CSR performance of more than 20,400 companies evaluated by EcoVadis, based ... years 2015 and 2016. ... EcoVadis Global CSR Risk & Performance Index ...
(Date:9/12/2017)... SAN FRANCISCO , Sept. 12, 2017 /PRNewswire/ ... Lifecycle Management Solutions (VLMS), is pleased to announce ... as a member of its Board of Directors ... 2017. ValGenesis VLMS enables life science companies to ... eliminate the use of paper in this process. ...
(Date:9/9/2017)... Dealmed Medical Supplies, New York ... supplies, drugs, vaccines, and specialty medical products and services, ... to acquire Vantage Medical Supplies, a major distributor of ... New York . ... medical practices, will operate under the Dealmed name as ...
Breaking Medicine Technology: