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Reduced GABAA receptor α6 expression in the trigeminal ganglion alters inflammatory TMJ hypersensitivity
Trigeminal ganglia neurons express the GABA(A) receptor subunit alpha 6 (Gabrα6) but the role of this particular subunit in orofacial hypersensitivity is unknown. In this report the function ofExpand
Estrogen and inflammation modulate estrogen receptor alpha expression in specific tissues of the temporomandibular joint
BackgroundEstrogen is known to play role in temporomandibular joint (TMJ) disorders and estrogen effects can be mediated by estrogen receptor (ER) alpha present in the TMJ. Cells expressing theExpand
Knockdown of Fcγ receptor III in an arthritic temporomandibular joint reduces the nociceptive response in rats.
OBJECTIVE Fcγ receptor III (FcγRIII; CD16) is a receptor expressed on immune cells that selectively binds IgG molecules. IgG binding results in cellular activation and cytokine release. IgG is anExpand
This article examines the role of Harlequin and Mills and Boon romance novels in the lives of young, single, middle-class women readers in urban India. The article focuses on the readers'Expand
Concerning Kamasutras: Challenging Narratives of History and Sexuality
  • J. Puri
  • Sociology
  • Signs: Journal of Women in Culture and Society
  • 1 March 2002
History and colonialism arose together in India. As India was introduced to history, it was also stripped of a meaningful past; it became a historyless society brought into the age of History. TheExpand
Sex, Sexuality, and the Nation-State