Neurocognitive and neuroinflammatory correlates of PDYN and OPRK1 mRNA expression in the anterior cingulate in postmortem brain of HIV-infected subjects

@inproceedings{Yuferov2013NeurocognitiveAN,
  title={Neurocognitive and neuroinflammatory correlates of PDYN and OPRK1 mRNA expression in the anterior cingulate in postmortem brain of HIV-infected subjects},
  author={Vadim P Yuferov and Eduardo Roque Butelman and A. -S. Ho and Susan Morgello and Mary Jeanne Kreek},
  booktitle={Journal of Neuroinflammation},
  year={2013}
}
Chronic inflammation may contribute to neuropsychological impairments in individuals with HIV, and modulation of this inflammatory response by opiate receptor ligands is important in light of the prevalence of drug use in HIV populations. Exogenous MOR and KOR agonists have differential effects on central nervous system (CNS) immunity and, while some data… CONTINUE READING