Welcome to the Murphy Lab
Research in the Murphy lab is focused on four primary areas:
1. Sex and age related differences in pain and opioid-mediated analgesia.
2. Long term consequences of early life trauma.
3. Role of glia within the Periaqueductal Gray in the development of tolerance to morphine.
4. Role of endocannabinioids in the modulation of pain in females.
Click on the research link to learn more about each line of research.