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Sex and pain

last modified Jul 20, 2016 02:33 PM
One important factor to consider in pain research is sex and how this may affect both pain and its treatment ...

One important factor to consider in pain research is sex and how this may affect both pain and its treatment. Researchers have traditionally used male animal models, but the Smith Lab supports the need to consider use of males and females when designing a study. Here is a podcast Ewan recently did with The Naked Scientists about pain and sex, based upon a recent perspective piece in Nature from Prof. Jeffrey Mogil.

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