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A local anesthetic, ropivacaine, suppresses activated microglia via a nerve growth factor-dependent mechanism and astrocytes via a nerve growth factor-independent mechanism in neuropathic pain

Shigeru Toda, Atsushi Sakai, Yumiko Ikeda, Atsuhiro Sakamoto and Hidenori Suzuki*

Molecular Pain 2011, 7:2  doi:10.1186/1744-8069-7-2

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