Biosciences Graduate Program

Michael W. Duffel, BS, PhD


Professor of Medicinal & Natural Products Chemistry

Contact Information

Office: S325 PHAR
Iowa City, IA 52242
Office Phone: 319-335-840

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BS, Chemistry, University of Texas-Austin
PhD, Biochemistry, University of Texas-Austin

Education/Training Program Affiliations

Biosciences Graduate Program
Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology

Research Summary

Dr. Duffel's research interests concern the biochemistry of enzymes involved in mammalian conversion of drugs to reactive metabolites that mediate toxic and therapeutic effects. His current research includes studies on the specificity, mechanisms, and regulation of sulfotrans-ferases that are involved in drug metabolism and chemical carcinogenesis.

Date Last Modified: 10/15/2014 - 14:35:13