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Sex Differences in the Expression of Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Receptor Components in the Spinal Trigeminal Nucleus
(Elsevier B.V., 2019-04-24)
Background and purpose: Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) plays an important role in migraine pathophysiology. CGRP acts primarily by activating a receptor composed of 3 proteins: calcitonin receptor-like receptor ...
Dural Calcitonin Gene-Related Peptide Produces Female-Specific Responses in Rodent Migraine Models
(Society for Neuroscience, 2019-05-29)
Migraine is the second leading cause for disability worldwide and the most common neurological disorder. It is also three times more common in women; reasons for this sex difference are not known. Using preclinical behavioral ...