Inhibitory regulation of the pain gate and how its failure causes pathological pain

Pain. 2015 May;156(5):789-792. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000000139.
No abstract available

Publication types

  • Research Support, N.I.H., Extramural
  • Research Support, Non-U.S. Gov't
  • Review

MeSH terms

  • Animals
  • Humans
  • Neural Inhibition* / drug effects
  • Neurotransmitter Agents / pharmacology
  • Pain / drug therapy
  • Pain / metabolism
  • Pain / physiopathology*
  • Pain Measurement / methods
  • Posterior Horn Cells / cytology*
  • Posterior Horn Cells / drug effects
  • Signal Transduction / drug effects*
  • gamma-Aminobutyric Acid / metabolism*

Substances

  • Neurotransmitter Agents
  • gamma-Aminobutyric Acid