Pharmacology News and Research

RSS
Pharmacology is the study of how chemical substances interact with living systems. If substances have medicinal properties, they are considered pharmaceuticals. The field encompasses drug composition and properties, interactions, toxicology, therapy, and medical applications and antipathogenic capabilities.
Review examines effectiveness of lipid-based products to treat dry eye disease

Review examines effectiveness of lipid-based products to treat dry eye disease

Cancer drugs may offer new way to control high blood pressure

Cancer drugs may offer new way to control high blood pressure

Researchers identify possible genetic basis for coronary artery disease

Researchers identify possible genetic basis for coronary artery disease

Researchers develop computer program to find new indications for old drugs

Researchers develop computer program to find new indications for old drugs

Researchers make breakthrough in finding possible therapeutic fix for autism, intellectual disability

Researchers make breakthrough in finding possible therapeutic fix for autism, intellectual disability

Mushrooms contain high amounts of antioxidants that combat aging and promote health

Mushrooms contain high amounts of antioxidants that combat aging and promote health

Malaria parasites’ decision making influenced by fatty molecule in human blood

Malaria parasites’ decision making influenced by fatty molecule in human blood

UB researcher explores link between signals in the brain's reward system and overeating, drug addiction

UB researcher explores link between signals in the brain's reward system and overeating, drug addiction

Mushrooms have high amounts of antioxidants that may help with anti-aging treatments

Mushrooms have high amounts of antioxidants that may help with anti-aging treatments

Injection of nanoparticles could divert immune cells that cause inflammation

Injection of nanoparticles could divert immune cells that cause inflammation

Chronic liver inflammation promotes cancer by suppressing immunosurveillance, study finds

Chronic liver inflammation promotes cancer by suppressing immunosurveillance, study finds

UNSW study examines effect of drug on negative effects of maternal obesity

UNSW study examines effect of drug on negative effects of maternal obesity

Mislabeling of cannabidiol products poses safety and efficacy issues for consumers

Mislabeling of cannabidiol products poses safety and efficacy issues for consumers

Scientists develop potential new antidepressant with unique mechanism of action

Scientists develop potential new antidepressant with unique mechanism of action

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals announces results from Phase II study of antipsychotic in Alzheimer's disease psychosis

ACADIA Pharmaceuticals announces results from Phase II study of antipsychotic in Alzheimer's disease psychosis

Gene therapy prevents age-related learning and memory problems in mice

Gene therapy prevents age-related learning and memory problems in mice

Canadian and Israeli researchers join forces for new research program

Canadian and Israeli researchers join forces for new research program

Biogen and Ionis awarded 2017 Prix Galien USA Award for SPINRAZA

Biogen and Ionis awarded 2017 Prix Galien USA Award for SPINRAZA

New concise guide to pharmacology offers key information on major drug targets

New concise guide to pharmacology offers key information on major drug targets

Scientists get one step closer to reversing retinal degenerative diseases

Scientists get one step closer to reversing retinal degenerative diseases