Mei Chuan Ko

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neuraxial opioid-induced itch and its pharmacological antagonism
    Mei Chuan Ko
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 205 NRC, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, 27157, USA
    Handb Exp Pharmacol 226:315-35. 2015
  2. pmc Effects of spinally administered bifunctional nociceptin/orphanin FQ peptide receptor/μ-opioid receptor ligands in mouse models of neuropathic and inflammatory pain
    Devki D Sukhtankar
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 346:11-22. 2013

Collaborators

  • Devki D Sukhtankar
  • Nurulain T Zaveri
  • Stephen M Husbands

Detail Information

Publications2

  1. doi request reprint Neuraxial opioid-induced itch and its pharmacological antagonism
    Mei Chuan Ko
    Department of Physiology and Pharmacology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, 205 NRC, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, 27157, USA
    Handb Exp Pharmacol 226:315-35. 2015
    ..Both nonhuman primate and human studies corroborate that mixed mu/kappa opioid partial agonists seem to be the most effective drugs in ameliorating neuraxial opioid-induced itch while retaining neuraxial opioid-induced analgesia. ..
  2. pmc Effects of spinally administered bifunctional nociceptin/orphanin FQ peptide receptor/μ-opioid receptor ligands in mouse models of neuropathic and inflammatory pain
    Devki D Sukhtankar
    Department of Pharmacology, University of Michigan Medical School, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    J Pharmacol Exp Ther 346:11-22. 2013
    ..Such ligands therefore display a promising profile as spinal analgesics...