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Zylka lab finds that Mrgprd enhances excitability in nociceptive (pain-sensing) neurons

Zylka lab finds that Mrgprd enhances excitability in nociceptive (pain-sensing) neurons

The Journal of Neuroscience publishes findings by the Zylka lab, in collaboration with labs at Caltech and the University of Pittsburgh, that the G protein-coupled receptor called Mrgprd enhances excitability in nociceptive (pain-sensing) neurons.

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Kadmiel awarded American Heart Association fellowship

Kadmiel awarded American Heart Association fellowship

June 2009 - Caron lab graduate student, Mahita Kadmiel, has been awarded two years of support from the American Heart Association.

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Video:  Zylka and colleagues discover new treatment for pain

Video: Zylka and colleagues discover new treatment for pain

Video: Mark Zylka, PhD, and members of his lab, together with colleagues at the University of Helsinki, have discovered a new therapeutic target for pain control, one that appears to be eight times more effective at suppressing pain than morphine.

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Caron awarded Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship

October 2008 - Kathleen Caron, PhD, is one of three awardees to receive a Jefferson-Pilot Fellowship.

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Arjun Deb wins New Scholar Award in Aging from Ellison Medical Foundation

July 2008 - Assistant Professor Arjun Deb, MD, has received a 2008 New Scholar Award in Aging from the Ellison Medical Foundation.

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