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A similar pattern of expression was detected within thalamus and trigeminal nucleus caudalis.
But if the triptan is unable to curb this process and ascending pain signals activate the trigeminal nucleus caudalis, it's game on: The resultant central sensitization is beyond the reach of that medication class.
They found that the naked mole-rats had no activity in the trigeminal nucleus 6 a bundle of nerves in the brainstem that serves as a repository for sensory information, including pain -- in response to the acidic fumes.