‘Off Switch’ for Pain Discovered

In new research, Saint Louis University researcher Dr. Daniela Salvemini and her colleagues within SLU have discovered a way to block the pain pathway in animal models with chronic neurological pain.

The ‘off switch’ is just about ready for human testing and if everything goes according to plan it will be in doctors offices in 8 to 9 years.

Dr. Daniela Salvemini discusses her research:

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