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Chris Smith is a Lecturer in Pharmacology for the School of Pharmacy and Biomedical Sciences, University of Central Lancashire. He completed both BMedSci and PhD at the University of Birmingham and spent a period of research investigating neurochemical mediators implicated in chronic pain states. He was appointed to UCLan in 2008.
International Association for the Study of Pain
Smith CGS, Bowery NG and Whitehead KJ (2007)
GABA transporter type 1 (GAT-1) uptake inhibition reduces stimulated aspartate and glutamate release in the dorsal spinal cord in vivo via different GABAergic mechanisms.
Neuropharmacology 53: 975-81
Plasticity of spinal cord neurotransmission in neuropathic pain
Amino acid neurotransmitter transport mechanisms