Shigeru Toda

Summary

Affiliation: Nippon Medical School
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. pmc A local anesthetic, ropivacaine, suppresses activated microglia via a nerve growth factor-dependent mechanism and astrocytes via a nerve growth factor-independent mechanism in neuropathic pain
    Shigeru Toda
    Department of Pharmacology, Nippon Medical School, 1 1 5 Sendagi, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Mol Pain 7:2. 2011

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  1. pmc A local anesthetic, ropivacaine, suppresses activated microglia via a nerve growth factor-dependent mechanism and astrocytes via a nerve growth factor-independent mechanism in neuropathic pain
    Shigeru Toda
    Department of Pharmacology, Nippon Medical School, 1 1 5 Sendagi, Bunkyo ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Mol Pain 7:2. 2011
    ..In recent years, spinal glial cells, microglia and astrocytes, have been shown to play critical roles in neuropathic pain, but their participation in the analgesic effects of local anesthetics remains largely unknown...