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Postnatal maturation of endogenous opioid systems within the periaqueductal grey and spinal dorsal horn of the rat (2014)
Journal Article
Bennett, A., Kwok, C. H., Devonshire, I. M., & Hathway, G. J. (2014). Postnatal maturation of endogenous opioid systems within the periaqueductal grey and spinal dorsal horn of the rat. PAIN, 155(1), 168-178. doi:10.1016/j.pain.2013.09.022

Significant opioid-dependent changes occur during the fourth postnatal week in supraspinal sites (rostroventral medulla [RVM], periaqueductal grey [PAG]) that are involved in the descending control of spinal excitability via the dorsal horn (DH). Her... Read More