The soluble epoxide hydrolase inhibitor TPPU improves comorbidity of chronic pain and depression via the AHR and TSPO signaling.
Luo A, Wu Z, Li S, McReynolds CB, Wang D, Liu H, Huang C, He T, Zhang X, Wang Y, Liu C, Hammock BD, Hashimoto K, Yang C
Patients suffering from chronic pain often also exhibit depression symptoms. Soluble epoxide hydrolase (sEH) inhibitors can decrease blood levels of inflammatory cytokines. However, whether inhibiting sEH signaling is beneficial for the comorbidity of pain and depression is unknown.