PRESS RELEASE: WOMEN ‘THREE TIMES MORE PRONE TO MIGRAINE’ THAN MEN

PRESS RELEASE: WOMEN ‘THREE TIMES MORE PRONE TO MIGRAINE’ THAN MEN

VALENCIA, 3 September 2019 – Migraines affect around 15% of the general population (around 1.2bn people globally) and the disorder is three times more prevalent in women than in men, delegates at the European Pain Federation’s biennial Congress in Valencia, Spain,...
Meet E-G-G Winner 2018: Jonas Zaman, PhD

Meet E-G-G Winner 2018: Jonas Zaman, PhD

“Science knows no country, because knowledge belongs to humanity.” – Louis Pasteur Like many researchers, E-G-G winner Jonas Zaman, PhD, moved around a lot for his studies – first completing his Psychology degree in Brussels, a Masters in Neuroscience in Maastricht,...
Meet E-G-G Symposium Speaker: Susanne Becker, PhD

Meet E-G-G Symposium Speaker: Susanne Becker, PhD

What is the role of dopamine, or a lack of dopamine, in the development of chronic pain? This was the question posed by Susanne Becker, PhD, one of the winners of the 2016 EFIC-Grünenthal Grant (E-G-G). The subsequent experiment used a dopamine receptor antagonist in...
1,100 abstracts so far for our #EFIC2019 Congress!

1,100 abstracts so far for our #EFIC2019 Congress!

Abstracts are the lifeblood of any scientific meeting. Presenting your work via a poster or oral presentation can often be a first step for a researcher in their academic career. The more abstracts submitted to a congress, the stronger the grassroots of the scientific...