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Researchers find link between genetic variation and alcohol dependence
“We Found Drugs in Synaptic Space” — PharmTox Student Video
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VCU PharmTox Students Win 2016 Lab Grammy Award For “We Found Drugs”
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CONGRATULATIONS! Dr. David Gewirtz – MOST CITED REVIEW ARTICLE IN CANCER RESEARCH
Cancer Research is one of the most influential cancer journals, publishing original studies, reviews and opinion pieces on preclinical, clinical, prevention and epidemiologic cancer research. It is also the most cited cancer journal in the world, so it was a great honor when the editor recently informed Department of Pharmacology Professor and VCU Massey Cancer Center scientist David Gewirtz, Ph.D., that his February 2014 manuscript, “The Four Faces of Autophagy,” was the most highly cited Cancer Research review article published in 2014. Read article here
Department Seminar – May 3, 2016
Louis S. Harris, Ph.D.
Emeritus Professor and former Chair
Virginia Commonwealth University
Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology
“Factors involved in an uncommon path to a career in biomedical sciences”