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Dr. Stefan Strack receives Carver MRIG

Dr. Stefan Strack, PhD, a Professor in the Departments of Pharmacology and Pathology, has been awarded a Carver Medical Research Initiative Grant. For the project entitled “Induced pluripotent stem ce...

Rahmouni/Pierce receive UI Center for Hypertension Research pilot project

Dr. Kamal Rahmouni, Associate Professor of Pharmacology and Dr. Gary Pierce, Assistant Professor of Health and Human Physiology was recently awarded a pilot project from the UI Center for Hypertension...

Kasson receives 2014 Collegiate Teaching Award

Dr. Barry Kasson, Associate Professor of Pharmacology, was among four faculty selected to receive the 2014 Collegiate Teaching Award of the Carver College of Medicine. This distinguished award recogni...

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10:30 am-11:20 am

1117  MERF

Pharmacology Seminar

Zinc, Mitochondria and Acute Ischemic Neurogeneration

John H.  Weiss , M.D., Ph.D.
Anatomy and Neurobiology
University of California, Irvine - School of Medicine

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Hosted by: Yuriy Usachev, Ph.D.



9:00 am-10:00 am

2117 MERF

Pain Interest Group Seminar.

'Switching Off' Chronic Neuropathic Pain by 'Switching On' the A3A Adenosine Receptor

Daniela Salvemini , Ph.D.
Pharmacological and Physiological Science
St. Louis University - School of Medicine

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12:30 pm-1:20 pm

Spivey Auditorium 2 BSB

Graduate Student Workshop

Structural and Dynamic Insight into Experimentally Observed Ligand-associated Conformational Changes of a Fluorescently Labeled Glutamate Racemase Using Atomistic MD Simulations

Sondra Dean
Graduate Student
Medicinal and Natural Products Chemistry
The University of Iowa

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