FALL 2003
TUESDAYS 3:30-4:30
Discussion Paper
09/09/03 George Wilcox
Neuroscience & Pharmacology
Olave MJ. Maxwell DJ. Neurokinin-1 projection cells in the rat dorsal horn receive synaptic contacts from axons that possess alpha2C-adrenergic receptors. Journal of Neuroscience. 23(17):6837-46, 2003 July 30. 6-101 BSBE
09/16/03 Chris Honda
Zhong Y, Banning AS, Cockayne DA, Ford AP, Burnstock G, McMahon SB (2003) Bladder and cutaneous sensory neurons of the rat express different functional p2x receptors. Neuroscience 120:667-675. 6-101 BSBE
09/23/03 Carolyn Fairbanks
Pharmaceutics, Pharmacology & Neuroscience
South SM. Kohno T. Kaspar BK. Hegarty D. Vissel B. Drake CT. Ohata M. Jenab S. Sailer AW. Malkmus S. Masuyama T. Horner P. Bogulavsky J. Gage FH. Yaksh TL. Woolf CJ. Heinemann SF. Inturrisi CE. A conditional deletion of the NR1 subunit of the NMDA receptor in adult spinal cord dorsal horn reduces NMDA currents and injury-induced pain. Journal of Neuroscience. 23(12):5031-40, 2003 Jun 15. 6-101 BSBE
09/30/03 Frank Williams
Sandra R. Chaplan, Hong-Qing Guo, Doo Hyun Lee, Lin Luo, Changlu Liu, Chester Kuei, Alexander A. Velumian, Matthew P. Butler, Sean M. Brown, and Adrienne E. Dubin. Neuronal Hyperpolarization-Activated Pacemaker Channels Drive Neuropathic Pain. The Journal of Neuroscience, 2003 February 15; 2003, 23(4):1169 -1178. 6-101 BSBE
10/07/03 George Wilcox
Neuroscience & Pharmacology
Khodorova A. Navarro B. Jouaville LS. Murphy JE. Rice FL. Mazurkiewicz JE. Long-Woodward D. Stoffel M. Strichartz GR. Yukhananov R. Davar G. Endothelin-B receptor activation triggers an endogenous analgesic cascade at sites of peripheral injury. Nature Medicine. 9(8):1055-61, 2003 August. 6-101 BSBE
10/14/03 Virginia Seybold
Ibrahim MM. Deng H. Zvonok A. Cockayne DA. Kwan J. Mata HP. Vanderah TW. Lai J. Porreca F. Makriyannis A. Malan TP Jr.
Activation of CB2 cannabinoid receptors by AM1241 inhibits experimental neuropathic pain: pain inhibition by receptors not present in the CNS. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America. 100(18):10529-33, 2003 September 2.
6-101 BSBE
10/21/03 Alvin Beitz
Veterinary Pathobiology
Sun H, Xu J, Della Penna KB, Benz RJ, Kinose F, Holder DJ, Koblan KS, Gerhold DL, Wang H. Dorsal horn-enriched genes identified by DNA microarray, in situ hybridization and immunohistochemistry. BMC Neurosci. 2002 Aug 20; 3(1):11. 6-101 BSBE
10/28/03 Don Simone
Oral Sciences & Neuroscience
Cain DM. Wacnik PW. Turner M. Wendelschafer-Crabb G. Kennedy WR. Wilcox GL. Simone DA. Functional interactions between tumor and peripheral nerve: changes in excitability and morphology of primary afferent fibers in a murine model of cancer pain. Journal of Neuroscience. 21(23):9367-76, 2001 Dec 1. 6-101 BSBE
11/04/03 Kristin Schreiber
Radhakrishnan R, Moore SA, Sluka KA. Unilateral carrageenan injection into muscle or joint induces chronic bilateral hyperalgesia in rats. Pain. 2003 Aug;104(3):567-77. 6-101 BSBE
11/11/03   No Pain Journal Club
Society for Neuroscience meeting
11/19/03 Wednesday, 10:00-11:30 am Annual Pain Poster Session preceding GPN Colloquim BSBE atrium


DATA BLITZ session for individuals who attended the SfN meeting to share new information gathered from the meeting. Please come prepared with a 5 minute description (graphs or drawings are great) of a piece of data from a poster or a presentation that captured your attention as particularly significant or enlightening. 6-101 BSBE
12/02/03 Lucy Vulchanova Hart
Veterinary Pathobiology
Kirkup AJ. Jiang W. Bunnett NW. Grundy D. Stimulation of proteinase-activated receptor 2 excites jejunal afferent nerves in anaesthetised rats. Journal of Physiology. 552(Pt 2):589-601, 2003 October 15. 6-101 BSBE
12/09/03 Jill-Desiree Brederson
Bao L, Jin SX, Zhang C, Wang LH, Xu ZZ, Zhang FX, Wang LC, Ning FS, Cai HJ, Guan JS, Xiao HS, Xu ZQ, He C, Hokfelt T, Zhou Z, Zhang X. Activation of delta opioid receptors induces receptor insertion and neuropeptide secretion. Neuron. 37(1):121-33, 2003 Jan 9. 6-101 BSBE
12/16/03 Oanh Nguyen
  6-101 BSBE



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