Author: Peter Grace

  • Microglia: gatekeepers for neuropathic pain

    Microglia: gatekeepers for neuropathic pain

    Microglia and neuropathic pain – BrainImmune Where acute pain protects an individual from further damage, chronic pain serves no adaptive purpose. Approximately 1 in 5 people suffer from chronic pain, which exacts a substantial toll on the both the individual and on national economies [1–3]. Chronic pain can arise due to unresolved inflammation (e.g., rheumatoid…