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Mark Zylka receives Transformative R01 Grant

Mark Zylka receives Transformative R01 Grant

Assistant professor Mark Zylka was awarded one of 42 NIH Roadmap Transformative R01 grants for his project Harnessing Ectonucleotidases to Treat Chronic Pain.

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Roberts first-author paper in Neuron featured in Faculty of 1000

Philpot lab postdoctoral fellow Adam Roberts' first author publication featured in faculty of 1000

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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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