Romantic Rejection – There’s a Placebo for That

Published: April 25, 2017

Leonie Koban

ICS Post Doc Dr. Leonie Koban and ICS Faculty Dr. Tor Wager recently published in the Journal of Neuroscience, Frontal-brainstem pathways mediating placebo effects on social rejection. The study is the first to measure placebos’ impact on emotional pain from romantic rejection, and has been covered in the local media:

 

 

Post Doc Dr. Leonie Koban