[Cite as http://purl.org/au-research/grants/nhmrc/1011521]
Prof Andrew Somogyi
Brief description This project will identify why some people respond poorly and others have toxic side effects to the major group of pain relieving medications, the opioids. The basis will be the genetics of the immune system and both acute postoperative and chronic cancer pain patients will be studied in this international pharmacogenetics project.
Funding Amount $AUD 246,396.72
Funding Scheme Project Grants
Standard Project Grant