Bioscience

Research provides new insights into cancer-induced pain

November 2, 2010

By Flinn Foundation

[Source: UA News] – Cancer patients are living longer than ever before. But pain associated with cancer remains the most feared aspect of the disease and can be highly debilitating for the patient. 

New discoveries in the field of cancer pain at the University of Arizona have provided revealing insights into what drives cancer pain, and scientists have identified a therapy to more effectively manage the pain.

The research, published today in the Journal of Neuroscience, focused on prostate cancer-induced pain.

For more information: Research Provides New Insights into Cancer-Induced Pain