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Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences
The mission of Nutritional Sciences is to train highly skilled nutritional scientists equipped to tackle critical nutrition-related disease and health issues and pursue promising careers in the...
Cardiovascular, Obesity & Diabetes Research Emphasis
Can novel drug targets be identified to slow the progression of abdominal aortic aneurysms? Is a stimulated renin-angiotensin system the link between obesity and the myriad of obesity-induced...
Research Emphasis on the Molecular Basis for Cancer
The cancer faculty in the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences are interested in studying the molecular basis of cancer initiation and metastatic progression. This involves using...
Neuroscience Research Emphasis
The neuroscience faculty of the Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences focuses on brain aging and Alzheimer’s disease with an emphasis on how comorbid conditions/diseases (diabetes,...
Metabolism of neurotoxic...
Role of CNS in the development of...
Mammalian lipid metabolism: gene...
The role of adrenal SR-BI in sepsis
College & Department News
UK Scientists Explain Underlying Cause of Unhealthy Brain Aging...
Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences Graduates honored at 2015...
UK Hosts 5th Annual Barnstable Brown Research Day
Grant Funds Continued Study of Aging and Alzheimer's...
Hollie Swanson works with STEMCats project, "Drug...
Fall 2015 Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences Students
The Department of Pharmacology and Nutritional Sciences welcomes new and continuing students to a new academic year.
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