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News from 2018 OARSI World Congress in Liverpool

There is a huge number of over 600 million people worldwide suffering from osteoarthritis. Chronic pain and joint stiffness lead to severe decrease in quality of life or even disability. That’s why members of The Osteoarthritis Research Society International (OARSI) gather each year to discuss newest results regarding osteoarthritis management. This year OARSI meeting was held in Liverpool, UK and our PhD student, Kuba, went there in order to catch up on the recent advancements in osteoarthritis research. Conference offers a great place to meet and exchange experiences for  scientists and health care professionals with an aim to prevent and treat osteoarthritis through the promotion and presentation of research, education and the worldwide dissemination of new knowledge.


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Catching up with Neuronus 2018 IBRO Neuroscience Forum

Neuronus 2018 IBRO Neuroscience Forum was anniversary 10th edition of Neuronus conference. It was held from April 20-22nd, 2018, at the Auditorium Maximum of Jagiellonian University. Main organiser of this conference is Student Neuroscience Society „Neuronus” which once again showed the world, that students can step up to the mark.


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BREAKING NEWS: new cannabis-based drug for epilepsy approved by FDA

Although antiepileptic properties of cannabis plant had been described by Arabic physicians in 10th century , their potential has been forgotten for years as a result of repressive law regulations banning cannabis away from the pharmaceutical market.


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NEW COLLABORATIONS ARISING

As we managed to nest our place at the Department of Neurochemistry, we could finally set our focus on truly fundamental matter – science and endocannabinoid research!


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NEW YEAR! NEW PERSPECTIVES!

It’s that time of the year again! The beginning of a new year offers huge opportunity. It’s a chance to look at things with a fresh set of eyes.


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Merry Christmass from Painlab members!

Warm wishes for a wonderful and restful Christmas and a very happy New Year!


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London Throwback: 8th European Workshop on Cannabinoid Research

We didn’t have much time to catch our breath after ICRS2017 conference before travelling again to another cannabinoid-based scientific meeting – 8th EUROPEAN WORKSHOP ON CANNABINOID RESEARCH


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Hello from Montreal: ICRS 2017

During the last week of June, more than 400 people from 25 countries met in Montreal for the 27th Annual Symposium of the International Cannabinoid Research Society (ICRS). As always, ICRS meeting is a very important date for every scientist in the field.


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We are currently looking for PhD student and Post-Doc to work in our group

Both will be working on the role of synovial fibroblasts’ activity in joint pain in osteoarthritis.