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Wolfgang Liedtke: TRPV4-mediated pain and itch from a translational-medical perspective

March 20 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

“TRPV4-mediated pain and itch from a translational-medical perspective”

MBS Seminar Series Speaker

Wolfgang Liedtke

Wolfgang Liedtke, M.D. Ph.D.

Neurologist, Pain Medicine Specialist
Professor (tenured) of Neurology, Anesthesiology and Neurobiology
Attending Physician, Duke Neurology Clinics for Headache, Head-Pain and Trigeminal Sensory Disorders
Attending Physician, Duke Clinics for Innovative Pain Therapy at Brier Creek (Dept of Anesthesiology)
Duke University School of Medicine, Center for Translational Neuroscience

Liedtke Lab Website

The seminar will be on March 20, 2018 @ 4:00-5:00 PM. RB101, CVM, NC State University.

TRPV4 ion channels, the first mammalian “osmo-mechano”-TRP, have been around for almost 2 decades. They are clearly involved in pain signaling, more recent evidence also suggesting a role in itch. Pathophysiological concepts will be illustrated as well as therapeutic approaches.


March 20
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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RB101 Research Building
1060 William Moore Dr
Raleigh, NC 27606 United States
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