Cristiana Dumbraveanu (ESR10) was seconded to MUI for three months in autumn 2021 to investigate cannabinoid receptor expression changes in response to Cannabis compounds

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Anutosh Roy (ESR7) travelled to King’s College London for his secondment with Marzia Malcangio during Autumn 2021.

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Georgios Sideris-Lampretsas (ESR1) was seconded to Eli Lilly from March to August 2021 to further his research.

Secondment Review

Eli Lilly and Company Ltd (Erl Wood Neuroscience Research Centre)

Xhoana Lama (ESR2) travelled to the University of Wurzburg for her Secondment from 1st July to 31st October 2021.

Read Xhoana’s review of her experience.

Jeiny Luna-Choconta (ESR6) took a six-month secondment with project partners Eli Lilly from February to July 2021.

This proved a very informative and beneficial research experience, read Jeiny’s Review

Eli Lilly and Company Ltd (Erl Wood Neuroscience Research Centre)

Silvia Fanton ESR3 was seconded to Kancera from January to April 2021 to work with Prof. Camilla Svensson

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The Project Repository Journal (PRj) is now online

The latest TOBeATPAIN article written by Marzia Malcangio can be found on page 72 of  Volume 9

The e-Seminar 4 series of three presentations took place during October.

The e-Seminars can be viewed at

e-Seminar 3 took place on Thursday 15th April 2021

Jeiny Luna-Choconta ESR6 and Cristiana Dumbraveanu ESR10 presented

Response of immune cells in neuropathic pain

Review by Anutosh Roy ESR7

The TOBeATPAIN Winter School was hosted virtually by Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck from the 27 – 29 January 2021

Topics included Neurodegenerative diseases, Rheumatic diseases and Peripheral neuropathies.

Guest speakers included –

Prof. John Hardy, Chair of Molecular Biology of Neurological Disease, University College London

Prof. Marco Prinz, Institute of Neuroopathologie, University Medical Centre, Frieburg

Prof. Richard M. Ransohoff MD Third Rock Ventures, Boston

Review by Jeiny Luna-Choconta

Transferable Skills Training:

Knowledge creation: Business Entrepreneurship and Innovation was hosted virtually by Medizinische Universitat Innsbruck on the 27th  January 2021

Review by Rita Silva ESR12

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Fátima Gimeno-Ferrer presented a Poster at the Society for Neuroscience Global Connectome virtual event on Wednesday 13th January 2021

“Cgrp dose-dependently influences neuronal excitability and cortical spreading depolarization (csd) in rodents”

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This project has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under the Marie Skłodowska-Curie Grant Agreement No 764860.