Publications (Eva Kosek's research group)

Selected publications from our research

(Full publication list, see PubMed)

Chronic nociplastic pain affecting the musculoskeletal system: clinical criteria and grading system. Kosek E, Clauw D, Nijs J, Baron R, Gilron I, Harris RE, Mico JA, Rice AS, Sterling M.Pain. 2021 May 7. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000002324. Online ahead of print.

Elevated inflammatory proteins in cerebrospinal fluid from patients with painful knee osteoarthritis are associated with reduced symptom severity. 
Palada V, Ahmed AS, Freyhult E, Hugo A, Kultima K, Svensson CI, Kosek E.J Neuroimmunol. 2020 Dec 15;349:577391. doi: 10.1016/j.jneuroim.2020.577391. Epub 2020 Sep 12.PMID: 32987275 Free article.

Neural correlates of conditioned pain responses in fibromyalgia subjects indicate preferential formation of new pain associations rather than extinction of irrelevant ones.
Sandström A, Ellerbrock I, Tour J, Kadetoff D, Jensen KB, Kosek E.Pain. 2020 Sep 1;161(9):2079-2088. doi: 10.1097/j.pain.0000000000001907.PMID: 32379218 Free PMC article.

Brain glial activation in fibromyalgia - A multi-site positron emission tomography investigation.
Albrecht DS, Forsberg A, Sandström A, Bergan C, Kadetoff D, Protsenko E, Lampa J, Lee YC, Höglund CO, Catana C, Cervenka S, Akeju O, Lekander M, Cohen G, Halldin C, Taylor N, Kim M, Hooker JM, Edwards RR, Napadow V, Kosek E, Loggia ML.Brain Behav Immun. 2019 Jan;75:72-83. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2018.09.018. Epub 2018 Sep 14.PMID: 30223011 Free PMC article.

The translocator protein gene is associated with symptom severity and cerebral pain processing in fibromyalgia.
Kosek E, Martinsen S, Gerdle B, Mannerkorpi K, Löfgren M, Bileviciute-Ljungar I, Fransson P, Schalling M, Ingvar M, Ernberg M, Jensen KB.Brain Behav Immun. 2016 Nov;58:218-227. doi: 10.1016/j.bbi.2016.07.150. Epub 2016 Jul 20.PMID: 27448744 Free article. Clinical Trial.


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