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Pharmacology

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Karen S Anderson, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and of Molecular Biophysics and Biochemistry

Co-Director Therapeutics/Chemotherapy Program

Research Interests

Anti-Retroviral Agents; HIV Reverse Transcriptase; Molecular Biology; Multifunctional Enzymes; Pharmacology

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Anton M. Bennett, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and of Comparative Medicine

Co-Director, Program in Integrative Cell Signaling and Neurobiology of Metabolism

Director, BBS Minority Affairs

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Yung-Chi Cheng, PhD

Henry Bronson Professor of Pharmacology

Chairman, Consortium for the Globalization of Chinese Medicine (CGCM)

Research Interests

China; Drugs, Chinese Herbal; Hong Kong; Medicine, Chinese Traditional; Neoplasms by Histologic Type; Pharmacology

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Barbara E Ehrlich, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and of Cellular And Molecular Physiology

Research Interests

Calcium; Hermeneutics; Pharmacology; Physiology; Polycystic Kidney Diseases

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Leonard Konrad Kaczmarek, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology and of Cellular And Molecular Physiology

Research Interests

Ion Channels; Learning; Memory; Neurosciences; Pharmacology; Physiology

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Naftali Kaminski, MD

Boehringer Ingelheim Pharmaceuticals, Inc. Professor of Medicine (Pulmonary)

Section Chief (7/1/13 - present)

Research Interests

Biomarkers, Pharmacological; Emphysema; Fibrosis; Gene Expression; Genetics, Medical; Genomics; Lung Diseases; Metalloproteases; MicroRNAs; RNA

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Elijah Paintsil, MBChB

Associate Professor of Pediatrics (Infectious Disease), of Epidemiology (Microbial Diseases) and of Pharmacology

Associate Professor of Pharmacology

Research Interests

Brazil; Ghana; Hepatitis C; HIV; HIV Reverse Transcriptase; Infectious Disease Medicine; Molecular Epidemiology; Pediatrics; Pharmacology

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Gary Rudnick, PhD

Professor of Pharmacology

Research Interests

Biochemistry; Neurobiology; Neurochemistry; Neuropharmacology

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Joseph Schlessinger, PhD

William H. Prusoff Professor of Pharmacology

Chair, Pharmacology

Co-Director, Cancer Biology Institute

Research Interests

Cell Proliferation; Crystallography, X-Ray; Drug Discovery; Pharmacology; Phosphorylation; Protein Kinases; Receptor Protein-Tyrosine Kinases; Signal Transduction

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William C. Sessa, PhD

Alfred Gilman Professor of Pharmacology and Professor of Medicine (Cardiology)

Vice Chairman, Pharmacology

Director, Vascular Biology & Therapeutics Program

Research Interests

Cardiovascular Diseases; Cell Membrane Permeability; Chemicals and Drugs; Circulatory and Respiratory Physiological Phenomena; Neoplasms

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