10. TRPV1 in Neuropathic Pain and Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders

  1. Arthur Gomtsyan and
  2. Connie R. Faltynek
  1. Enza Palazzo1,
  2. Katarzyna Starowicz2,
  3. Sabatino Maione1 and
  4. Vincenzo Di Marzo3

Published Online: 22 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470588284.ch10

Vanilloid Receptor TRPV1 in Drug Discovery: Targeting Pain and Other Pathological Disorders

Vanilloid Receptor TRPV1 in Drug Discovery: Targeting Pain and Other Pathological Disorders

How to Cite

Palazzo, E., Starowicz, K., Maione, S. and Di Marzo, V. (2010) TRPV1 in Neuropathic Pain and Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders, in Vanilloid Receptor TRPV1 in Drug Discovery: Targeting Pain and Other Pathological Disorders (eds A. Gomtsyan and C. R. Faltynek), John Wiley & Sons, Inc., Hoboken, NJ, USA. doi: 10.1002/9780470588284.ch10

Editor Information

  1. Neuroscience Research, Global Pharmaceutical Research and Development, Abbott Laboratories, Abbott Park, IL, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Endocannabinoid Research Group, Department of Experimental Medicine, Section of Pharmacology “L. Donatelli,” Faculty of Medicine and Surgery, Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy

  2. 2

    Department of Pain Pharmacology, Institute of Pharmacology PAS, 12 Smetna str 31343 Cracow Poland; Endocannabinoid Research Group, Institute of Biomolecular Chemistry, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Naples, Italy

  3. 3

    Endocannabinoid Research Group, Institute of Biomolecular Chemistry, Consiglio Nazionale delle Ricerche, Naples, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 22 FEB 2010
  2. Published Print: 12 FEB 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470175576

Online ISBN: 9780470588284

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Keywords:

  • TRPV1 in neuropathic pain and neurological and neuropsychiatric disorders;
  • new TRPV1-based strategies for neuropathic pain treatment;
  • roles of TRPV1 in anxiety, conditioned fear and hippocampal long-term potentiation (LTP)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Neuropathic Pain

  • TRPV1 Receptors and Neuropathic Pain

  • TRPV1 in Neurological and Neuropsychiatric Disorders

  • Concluding Remarks

  • Acknowledgments

  • References