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Papers: 25 Nov 2023 - 1 Dec 2023

2023 Nov 29

CNS Neurosci Ther


A neural circuit associated with anxiety-like behaviors induced by chronic inflammatory pain and the anxiolytic effects of electroacupuncture.


Wu Z, Shen Z, Xu Y, Chen S, Xiao S, Ye J, Zhang H, Ma X, Zhu Y, Zhu X, Jiang Y, Fang J, Liu B, He X, Gao S, Shao X, Liu J, Fang J


Negative emotions induced by chronic pain are a serious clinical problem. Electroacupuncture (EA) is a clinically proven safe and effective method to manage pain-related negative emotions. However, the circuit mechanisms underlying the effect of EA treatment on negative emotions remain unclear.