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Professor David Wynick

Professor David Wynick

Professor David Wynick
BSc, MBBS, MD(Lond), PhD(Open), FRCP

Professor of Molecular Medicine

Office C24a
School of Medical Sciences,
University Walk, Bristol BS8 1TD
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Tel. +44 (0) 117 331 1417

Research summary

Neuropathic pain (NP) affects about 8% of the people in the Western World and the commonest cause is diabetes mellitus. NP places an enormous emotional and financial burden on patients, carers and society. Very few NP patients obtain complete pain relief with the currently available drugs and more effective long-term therapies are urgently required. My basic-science and clinical research is focused on better understanding the mechanisms that underlie the development and maintenance of NP.

Over the last 20 years my group has identified and validated the second galanin receptor (GalR2) as a novel treatment for NP. I am now translating ...

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