Capsaicin, the pungent chemical in hot peppers, is commonly used to induce long-lasting neural desensitization in neonatal rats. Although widely cited in the literature, few papers describe the clinical side-effects of this treatment.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Publication status||Published - Nov 1 1998|
All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes
- Animal Science and Zoology