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Prof. Dr. Halina Machelska

Research Focus

  • Pain mechanisms
  • Intrinsic mechanisms of chronic pain inhibition
  • Neuroimmune interactions
  • Opioid pharmacology

Selected PhD Projects

  • Yvonne Schmidt: Expression and function of opioid receptors in nociceptors in neuropathic pain.
  • Anja Schreiter: Blockade of peptidases on immune cells and peripheral nerves for the control of peripheral inflammatory pain.
  • Stephanie Miceli: Enhancing the levels of endogenous opioid peptides in peripheral inflamed tissue for the pain control.