Is Pain Tolerance Genetic?

By |2016-11-03T08:32:56-07:00July 21st, 2014|Categories: Inside Nevada Pain|Tags: , , , |

Pain may be relative, but could pain tolerance or the perception of pain be directly related to genes? A recent study has found that 4 specific genes may be good predictors of how different people sense pain. The genes in the study conducted by the American Academy of Neurology (AAN) were COMT, [...]