Journal Articles

Age-related neuroimmune signatures in dorsal root ganglia of a Fabry disease mouse model

Jeiny Luna Choconta, Verena Labi, Cristiana Dumbraveanu, Theodora Kalpachidou, Kai K. Kummer & Michaela Kress

May 2023

Pain  Article

DOI: 10.1186/s12979-023-00346-8

Fibromyalgia patients with elevated levels of anti-satellite glia cell immunoglobulin G antibodies present with more severe symptoms

Emerson Krock, Carlos E. Morado-Urbina, Joana Menezes, Matthew A. Hunt, Angelica Sandström, Diana Kadetoff, Jeanette Tour, Vivek Verma, Kim Kultima, Lisbet Haglund, Carolina B. Meloto, Luda Diatchenko, Eva Kosek, Camilla I. Svensson

March 2023

Pain  Article

DOI: http://10.1097/j.pain.0000000000002881

Systemic inflammatory markers in patients with polyneuropathies

Patricia García-Fernández 1, Klemens Höfflin 1, Antonia Rausch 1, Katharina Strommer 2, Astrid Neumann 2, Nadine Cebulla 1, Ann-Kristin Reinhold 3, Heike Rittner 3, Nurcan Üçeyler 1, Claudia Sommer 1

Febraury 2023

Frontiers in immunology Article

doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2023.1067714. eCollection 2023.

CD206+/MHCII− macrophage accumulation at nerve injury site correlates with attenuation of allodynia in TASTPM mouse model of Alzheimer’s disease

Rita Silva, George Sideris-Lampretas, Sarah Fox, Lynda Zeboudj, Marzia Malcangio

November 2022

Brain, Behavior & Immunity – Health  Article


Proinflammatory profile in the skin of Parkinson’s disease patients with and without pain

Joana Lama, Elena Salabasidou, Jens Volkmann, Anastasia Kuzkina, Susan Duty, Nurcan Üçeyler

October 2022

Plos one  Article

DOI 10.1371/journal.pone.0276564

Bugs improve nerve regeneration: fasting-induced, microbiome-derived metabolite enhances peripheral nerve regeneration

Zerina Kurtovic, Camilla I. Svensson & Emerson Krock

October 2022

Signal Transduction and Targeted Therapy Article


From spreading depolarization to epilepsy with neuroinflammation: The role of CGRP in cortex

Fátima Gimeno-Ferrer, Annett Eitner, Reinhard Bauer, Alfred Lehmenkühler, MarieLuise Edenhofer, Michaela Kress, Hans-Georg Schaible, Frank Richter

October 2022

Experimental Neurology Article

DOI 10.1016/j.expneurol.2022.114152

Multiple spatial scale mapping of time-resolved brain network reconfiguration during evoked pain in patients with rheumatoid arthritis

Silvia Fanton, Reem Altawil, Isabel Ellerbrock, Jon Lampa, Eva Kosek,Peter Fransson, William H. Thompson

Frontiers in Neuroscience August 2022

Pain-resolving microglia

George Sideris-Lampretsas and Marzia Malcangio

31st March 2022

Read the article in the Science Journal

DOI: 10.1126/science.abo5592

“Animal models of Parkinson’s disease: a guide to selecting the optimal model for your research”

Joana Lama, Yazead Buhidma, Edward J R Fletcher, Susan Duty

Journal: Neuronal Signaling Article

8 December 2021

DOI: 10.1042/NS20210026

Microglial heterogeneity in chronic pain

George Sideris-Lampretsas and Marzia Malcangio

August 2021

DOI 10.1016/j.bbi.2021.06.005

Literature review in Science Direct on Brain behavior and Immunity

Passive transfer of fibromyalgia symptoms from patients to mice

Andreas Goebel, Emerson Krock, Clive Gentry, Mathilde R. Israel, Alexandra Jurczak, Carlos Morado Urbina, Katalin Sandor, Nisha Vastani, Margot Maurer, Ulku Cuhadar, Serena Sensi, Yuki Nomura, Joana Menezes, Azar Baharpoor, Louisa Brieskorn, Angelica Sandström, Jeanette Tour, Diana Kadetoff, Lisbet Haglund, Eva Kosek, Stuart Bevan, Camilla I. Svensson, and David A. Andersson

The Journal of Clinical Investigation



“Fractalkine/CX3CR1 pathway in neuropathic pain: an update.” Rita Silva and Marzia Malcangio.

July 2021

Frontiers in Pain Research (2021), in press
DOI: 10.3389/fpain.2021.684684

Interaction of the two peptide gelanin with cortical spreading depolariztion and critical neuronal excitability

Gimeno-Ferrer, F; Richter F; Bauer, R; Lehmenkuhler, A; Schaible, HG

Cephalagia 2021 41 (Suppl 1) p61

Serotonergic gene-to-gene interaction is associated with mood and GABA concentrations but not with pain-related cerebral processing in fibromyalgia subjects and healthy controls

“Targeting neuroinflammation to combat pathological pain.” Rita Silva, Joana Menezes, Silvia Fanton, Hans-Georg Schaible, Marzia Malcangio

April 2021

The Project Repository Journal (PRj) can be found here

Pain in the neurodegenerating brain: insights into pharmacotherapy for Alzheimer disease and Parkinson disease

Lawn, Timothy; Aman, Yahyah; Rukavina, Katarina; Sideris-Lampretsas, George; Howard, Matthew; Ballard, Clive; Ray Chaudhuri, Kallol; Malcangio, Marzia

PAIN: April 2021 – Volume 162 – Issue 4 – p 999-1006

doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000002111

Translational value of preclinical models for rheumatoid arthritis pain.

July 2020

Malcangio M., Pain Journal, Volume 161 issue 7 pls 1399-1400 Feb 24


PMID: 32168004

Role of the immune system in neuropathic pain.

Malcangio M., Scand J Pain. 2019 Dec 18;20(1):33-37.

doi: 10.1515/sjpain-2019-0138 PMID: 31730538 Review

‘Potential of animal models for advancing the understanding and treatment of pain in Parkinson’s disease’

January 2020

Buhidma, Y.; Rukavina, K.; Kallol Ray Chaudhuri, R.; Duty, S. (2020) npj Parkinson’s Disease 6, Article number: 1


Pain in Parkinson’s disease: new concepts in pathogenesis and treatment.

Rukavina K., Leta V., Sportelli C., Buhidma Y., Duty S., Malcangio M., Chaudhuri R., Current Opinion in Neurology (2019) August 2019 Vol. 32, Issue 4 pgs 579-588. doi: 10.1097/WCO.0000000000000711

The translocator protein gene is associated with endogenous pain modulation and the balance between glutamate and γ-aminobutyric acid in fibromyalgia and healthy subjects

Silvia Fanton 1Angelica SandströmJeanette TourDiana KadetoffMartin SchallingKarin B JensenRouslan SitnikovIsabel EllerbrockEva Kosek

April 2021

PMID: 34142769

DOI: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000002309

Research Paper in PAIN

From the low-density lipoprotein receptor-related protein 1 to neuropathic pain: a potentially novel target.”

Patricia García-Fernández, Nurcan Üçeyler, Claudia Sommer.

March 2021
DOI: 10.1097/PR9.0000000000000898

Conference Papers

Amplitudes and propagation of cortical spreading depolarisation (CSD) in adult rats are influenced by Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP).

Gimeno-Ferrer, F; Richter, F; Bauer, R; Lehmenkuhler, A; Schaible, HG. ACTA PHYSIOLOGICA 227 (Suppler. 719) S1, B 01-6

Calcitonin gene-related peptide (CGRP) influences cortical spreading depolarisation (CSD) in adult rats – could this be important in brain pathophysiology?

Gimeno-Ferrer, F; Richter F; Bauer, R; Lehmenkuhler, A; Schaible, HG.

Program No 372.06. 2019 Neuroscience Meeting Planner. Washington, DC.: Society for Neuroscience, 2019. Online

Homeostatic effects of the neuropeptide Galanin on neuronal cortical excitability

Gimeno-Ferrer, F.

Junge Physiologen of the Deutsche Physiologische Gesellschaft DPG, Essen, Germany