8. TRPV1 in Visceral Pain and Other Visceral Disorders

  1. Arthur Gomtsyan and
  2. Connie R. Faltynek
  1. António Avelino1 and
  2. Francisco Cruz1,2

Published Online: 22 FEB 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470588284.ch8

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

Avelino, A. and Cruz, F. (2010) TRPV1 in Visceral Pain and Other Visceral 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.ch8

Editor Information

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

Author Information

  1. 1

    Institute of Histology and Embryology, Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Alameda Hernani Monteiro, Porto, Portugal; IBMC, University of Porto, R. Campo Alegre, Porto, Portugal

  2. 2

    Department of Urology, Hospital São João and Faculty of Medicine of Porto, Porto, Portugal

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 visceral pain and other visceral disorders;
  • TRPV1 in visceral dysfunction;
  • increased TRPV1 expression in human diseases

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • TRPV1 Expression in Visceral Neuronal Structures

  • TRPV1 Expression in Non-Neuronal Structures

  • TRPV1 and Normal Visceral Function

  • TRPV1 in Visceral Dysfunction

  • Endogenous Agonists of TRPV1 in Cystitis and Colitis

  • Increased TRPV1 Expression in Human Diseases

  • Clinical Experience with TRPV1 Agonists in Lower Urinary Tract Dysfunction

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References