Mechanisms and pharmacology of acute and chronic models of pain; endogenous opioid systems; sensory neural systems; opioid tolerance; antinociceptive synergy between cannabinoids and opioids.
Todd Vanderah, PhD
Co-Director, MD/PhD Dual Degree Program
Department Head, Pharmacology
Professor, BIO5 Institute
Professor, Neuroscience - GIDP
Professor, Physiological Sciences - GIDP
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A structure-activity relationship study and combinatorial synthetic approach of C-terminal modified bifunctional peptides that are delta/mu opioid receptor agonists and neurokinin 1 receptor antagonists.