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Pharmacology and Therapeutics news at the College of Medicine

Honoring excellence

By • Oct 13th, 2014 • Category: Aging and Geriatric Research, Awards, Faculty Recognition, Lead Story, Medicine, Pediatrics, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Radiation Oncology

UF Health Science Center faculty members recognized at annual Celebrating Distinction Ceremony

Graduate students compete for research honors

By • Apr 4th, 2014 • Category: Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, Neuroscience, Pathology, Immunology, and Laboratory Medicine, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Physiology and Functional Genomics, Students

Top graduate students from each biomedical science interdisciplinary program competed during the 39th annual UF College of Medicine Medical Guild Research Symposium April 3.

UF alum will focus on research, recruitment as new chair of pharmacology and therapeutics

By • Sep 10th, 2013 • Category: New Hires/Appointments, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Jeffrey R. Martens, Ph.D., has been appointed chairman of the department of pharmacology and therapeutics at the University of Florida College of Medicine.

Four professors inducted into the National Academy of Inventors

By • Jan 9th, 2013 • Category: Anesthesiology, Pharmacology and Therapeutics, Psychiatry, Staff

UF’s Donn Dennis, Ray Bergeron, Franky So and Nan Yao-Su will be recognized as four of 98 people selected from universities and nonprofit institutions nationally. UF’s Vice President for Research David P. Norton also was named a Charter Fellow.

COM Faculty Appreciation Reception honors professors’ achievements, years of service

By • Apr 14th, 2011 • Category: Event, Medicine, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Dr. Michael L. Good, dean of the College of Medicine, honors and recognizes the college’s outstanding faculty and their achievements.

First woman receives College of Medicine Lifetime Achievement Award

By • Apr 14th, 2011 • Category: Awards, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

Kathleen Shiverick, Ph.D., a professor emeritus of pharmacology and therapeutics, has shown through her research how cigarette smoke and other toxins can damage and affect a developing baby.

Scientists program blood stem cells to to become vision cells

By • Jul 31st, 2009 • Category: From the Lab, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

College of Medicine researchers were able to program bone marrow stem cells to repair damaged retinas in mice, a discovery that has implications for a range of diseases.

Gene therapy technique thwarts cancer by cutting off tumor blood supply

By • Jun 12th, 2009 • Category: Miscellaneous, Pharmacology and Therapeutics

UF researchers use new gene therapy method to disrupt cancer growth by using a synthetic protein to induce clotting in tumor blood vessels.