Monthly Archives: November 2007

Complicated Pain Management in a CYP450 2D6 Poor Metabolizer.

Pain Pract. 2007 Nov 6; [Epub ahead of print] Related Articles, Links Complicated Pain Management in a CYP450 2D6 Poor Metabolizer. Foster A, Mobley E, Wang Z. Department of Psychiatry and Health Behavior, Medical College of Georgia, Augusta, Georgia, USA. We describe the case of a patient with significant adverse effects from posttraumatic analgesic therapy with opioid analgesics who was found by microarray analysis to have a CYP2D6 genotype predictive of a poor metabolizer phenotype. In addition to her poor tolerance and limited response to … Continue reading

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Rat brain opioid peptides-circadian rhythm is under control of melatonin.

Neuropeptides. 2007 Nov 5; [Epub ahead of print] Related Articles Rat brain opioid peptides-circadian rhythm is under control of melatonin. Miguel Asai MA, Lilian Mayagoitia LM, David García DG, Gilberto Matamoros-Trejo GM, Marcela Valdés-Tovar MV, Phillipe Leff PL. Laboratorio de Análisis Químicos, Instituto Nacional de Psiquiatría, Calzada México-Xochimilco #101, Col. San Lorenzo Huipulco, C.P. 14370, México D.F., Mexico. Several experiments have revealed an Endogenous Opioid System (EOS)-circadian rhythm. The brain-borne hormone, melatonin (MEL) has been shown to regulate the organism photoperiodic activity and may be … Continue reading

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Undzere Kinder Workshop

Institute for Psychoanalytic Training and Research Center for Jewish History YIVO Institute for Jewish Research Childhood Trauma in Film: Unzere Kinder (Our Children; Poland 1948) אינדזערע קינדער November 4, 2007 2-5 PM This workshop screens and discusses the last Yiddish-language movie made in Poland. In this part docu-drama, part melancholic comedy produced (but never shown) in Poland in 1948, famous Yiddish comedians Dzigan and Szumacher visit the Helanowek orphanage near the city of Lodz to perform for an audience of Jewish orphans who survived the … Continue reading

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