Gore Study Looks at Brain Response to Estrogen

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May 28, 2015
Dr. Andrea Gore conducted a research study that may offer new insight to help women and their physicians make individual determinations concerning if and when to turn to estrogen replacement therapies to relieve symptoms of menopause.

DiGiovanni Skin Cancer Research Receives Grant Funding

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February 26, 2015
Dr. John DiGiovanni, professor of pharmacology and toxicology, has been awarded a $900,000 grant to study the role of a protein n the development of nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC).

Parkinson Gene Link May Aid Battle Against Disease

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February 12, 2015
Dr. Somshuvra Mukhopadhyay, assistant professor of pharmacology and toxicology, led the research team that focused on the gene SLC30A10 and its role as a “door opener” in helping to remove elevated levels of manganese from cells.

Reveles Traces Rate of Hospital Infections

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October 16, 2014
Dr. Kelly Reveles, assistant professor of pharmacotherapy, is primary author of the study that looked at 2.2 million cases of Clostridium difficile infection from 2001 through 2010.

Stopping Cancer in Its Tracks

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October 25, 2012
Dalby, a professor in the College of Pharmacy at The University of Texas at Austin, and his laboratory are working to identify and create some of the anti-cancer therapies that will target inhibitors of pathways that go awry in cancer cells.

Pharmacy Researchers Part of $3.3M Grant Award

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May 29, 2012
Researchers within the College of Pharmacy are among a team of university researchers working to develop medication to treat alcoholism and drug addiction that could target individual genes or brain signaling systems.