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Capsaicin

Known as: 6-Nonenamide, N-((4-hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)methyl)-8-methyl-, (E)-, (E)-N-[(4-Hydroxy-3-methoxyphenyl)methyl]-8-methyl-6-nonenamide, 8 Methyl N Vanillyl 6 Nonenamide 
A chili pepper extract with analgesic properties. Capsaicin is a neuropeptide releasing agent selective for primary sensory peripheral neurons. Used… Expand
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Review
2012
Review
2012
To update the American College of Rheumatology (ACR) 2000 recommendations for hip and knee osteoarthritis (OA) and develop new… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The vanilloid receptor VR1 is a nonselective cation channel that is most abundant in peripheral sensory fibers but also is found… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Tissue injury generates endogenous factors that heighten our sense of pain by increasing the response of sensory nerve endings to… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The capsaicin (vanilloid) receptor VR1 is a cation channel expressed by primary sensory neurons of the "pain" pathway… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
  • S. W. Hwang, H. Cho, +8 authors U. Oh
  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 2000
  • Corpus ID: 40228317
Capsaicin, a pungent ingredient of hot peppers, causes excitation of small sensory neurons, and thereby produces severe pain. A… Expand
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Review
1999
Review
1999
Natural products afford a window of opportunity to study important biology. If the natural product is used or abused by human… Expand
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Pain-producing heat is detected by several classes of nociceptive sensory neuron that differ in their thermal response thresholds… Expand
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Capsaicin, the main pungent ingredient in "hot" chili peppers, elicits buming pain by activating specific (vanilloid) receptors… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Capsaicin, the main pungent ingredient in ‘hot’ chilli peppers, elicits a sensation of burning pain by selectively activating… Expand
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Review
1988
Review
1988
Etude du mecanisme d'action des neurones sensoriels et des fonctions de leurs effecteurs locaux en reponse a differents stimuli… Expand
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