Research Grant

[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1059181]

Researchers: A/Pr Luke Henderson (Principal investigator)

Brief description Pain has a detrimental impact on ones quality of life and a significant financial impact on the community. Although some of the pathways that code pain in the brain have been defined, it was recently proposed that there also exists a pain-specific pathway in humans. Using human brain imaging, we aim to determine if such a pathway exists and if it is altered in subjects with chronic pain. The existence of such a pathway would significantly aid in the development of better treatment regimes.

Funding Amount $AUD 430,995.57

Funding Scheme Project Grants

Notes Standard Project Grant

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