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In Search Of: Researchers Explore the Ocean for Alternatives to Opioids

November 27, 2017

University of Utah Health Receives Nearly $10 Million to Identify Natural, Non-opioid Compounds to Manage Pain.... Read more

An Alternative to Opioids? Compound from Marine Snail Is a Potent Pain Reliever

February 20, 2017

A tiny snail may offer an alternative to opioids for pain relief. Scientists at the University of Utah have found a compound that blocks pain by targeting a pathway not associated with opioids. Research in rodents indicates that the benefits continue long after the compound have cleared the body. ... Read more