Heidelberg Pain Consortium
Why time does not heal all wounds: Chronic Pain

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Publications

SFB 1158: From nociception to chronic pain: Structure-function properties of neural pathways and their reorganization
What underlies the ‘Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde’ nature of this key physiological function that has protected the animal kingdom from harm throughout evolution?
Why does pain convert into a disorder by becoming chronic?
And importantly, can we prevent, treat or revert these changes?

These questions are at the heart of the new Heidelberg Pain Consortium. Established by the German Research Foundation at Heidelberg University in July 2015, this centre comprises nineteen multidisciplinary projects and several associated research endeavours that span diverse, top-class clinical and basic research institutes in the twin cities of Heidelberg and Mannheim.

We welcome you to interact with the vibrant neuroscience and pain community of Heidelberg-Mannheim, participate in our collaborative research efforts and inform yourself about attractive career and training options as well as key events and resources.

 

  • Bonn Researchers Identify Key Proteins for the Repair of Nerve Fibers

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    Prof. Dr. Frank Bradke, and his colleagues at the German Center for Neurodegenerative Diseases (DZNE) have identified a group of proteins that help to regenerate damaged nerve cells.

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  • Memory engrams discovered in the hypothalamus

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  • Congratulations!

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    The Heidelberg Pain Consortium goes into the second funding period.

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  • Valery Grinevich appointed Professor for Neuropeptide research in psychiatry

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Events

The Heidelberg Pain Consortium hosts several scientific exchange as well as public outreach events per year. Please take a look at the upcoming events below:

 

Upcoming Events
15 Oct 201912:00PMMini Symposium
21 Oct 201901:30PMTalk by Prof. Raja Srinivasa, John Hopkins, USA
19 Nov 201912:00PMZI colloquium
02 Dec 201901:00PMGender and Science symposium
Selected Recent Events
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  • Artigas F, Schenker E, Celada P, Spedding M, Llado-Pelfort L. Jurado N. Nunez M, Santana N, Troyano-Rodriguez E, Riga MS, van den Munkhof H, Castane A, Shaban H, Jay TM, Tripathi A, Godsil BP, Sebban C, Mariani J, Faure P, Takkilah S, Hughes ZA, Siok CJ, Hajos M, Wicke K, Gass N, Weber-Fahr W, Sartorius A, Becker R, Didriksen M, Bastlund JF, Tricklebank M, Risterucci C, Meyer-Lindenberg A and Schwarz AJ.
  • Defining the brain circuits involved in psychiatric disorders: IMINEWMEDS.
  • Nat Rev Drug Discov 2017; 16(1): 1-2.
  • Reinwald JR, Becker R, Mallien AS, Falfan-Melgoza C, Sack M, Clemm von Hohenberg C, Braun U, Cosa Linan A, Gass N, Vasilescu AN, Tollens F, Lebhardt P, Pfeiffer N, Inta D, Meyer-Lindenberg A, Gass P, Sartorius A, Weber-Fahr W.
  • Biol Psychiatry, 2017; S0006-3223(17)32317-X. doi: 10.1016/j.biopsych.2017.12.010.