Our Research

The Center for Musculoskeletal Pain Research is dedicated to the study of chronic pain and fatigue to further the understanding of the mechanisms that cause pain/fatigue and to develop new, more targeted treatments for these conditions.

Fibromyalgia Volunteers Needed

We are currently recruiting individuals with fibromyalgia to participate in a two visit research study to learn more about the mechanisms behind chronic pain.

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Mutations of Mitochondrial DNA May Contribute to…

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Research suggests that mitochondrial dysfunction (decreased cellular energy metabolism) has been shown to contribute to pain perception and chronic…

Mutations of Mitochondrial DNA May Contribute to FM

Mindfulness Meditation Improves Well-Being Among…

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Mindfulness meditation is a structured practice in which you focus on being deeply aware of what you’re sensing and feeling in the moment, without…

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Blood Biomarkers for Fibromyalgia

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A recent study set out to investigate the correlation between blood markers and pain intensity in women with fibromyalgia (FM). The researchers…

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