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SfN 2011

Novel Paths to Pain Relief at Neuroscience Annual Meeting

By Anette Breindl
Science Editor

Thursday, November 17, 2011
With 230 million prescriptions written annually, opioid drugs are "the drug of choice for addressing severe pain," session moderator Allan Basbaum, from the University of California at San Francisco, told reporters this week at a press conference on new approaches to pain relief at the annual meeting of the Society for Neuroscience.

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