• NMBR neurons
  • ERK activation in itchy skin nerve fibers
  • MRGPRS in the Skin
  • Dorsal Root Ganglion
Pioneering discoveries have been made, identifying specific pathways in the nervous system and specific molecules responsible for painful itching. Help support us in developing therapies to treat itching.

How to Give

There are three ways to make a contribution.

Online Gift:

Click this link to make an online gift to the department. Underneath the "School of Medicine" drop down box select "Centers & Programs". In the box that appears select "Center for the Study of Itch (CSI)" to ensure that your gift will be directed appropriately.

 

Printable Form:

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Personal Contact:

You can contact Zach Silvers in the Medical Alumni and Development Programs at (314) 935-3498. If you would rather communicate via email, you can click here to contact Eileen Crogan.