Pharmacology

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.
Pharmacology

Pharmacology is the study of the action of drugs on a biologic system. It incorporates components of medicine and biology, and how they interact with each other.

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UC San Diego receives $33 million from NIH for five COVID-19 diagnostic projects

UC San Diego receives $33 million from NIH for five COVID-19 diagnostic projects

New hydrogel-based materials show promise for tissue engineering

New hydrogel-based materials show promise for tissue engineering

mRNA Therapeutics – Analytical and Bioanalytical Characterization

mRNA Therapeutics – Analytical and Bioanalytical Characterization

Fooling the novel coronavirus with a fake handshake to inactivate the virus

Fooling the novel coronavirus with a fake handshake to inactivate the virus

Scientists use patients' own stem cells to restore function after spinal cord injury

Scientists use patients' own stem cells to restore function after spinal cord injury

Researchers discover potential new way to target pancreatic tumors with high IFN signaling

Researchers discover potential new way to target pancreatic tumors with high IFN signaling

One in five people lack protein α-actinin-3 in their muscle fiber, shows study

One in five people lack protein α-actinin-3 in their muscle fiber, shows study

Researchers identify molecular link between inflammatory signaling molecule and a main oncogene

Researchers identify molecular link between inflammatory signaling molecule and a main oncogene

Study: Body produces large amounts of GDF15 hormone during extended bouts of vigorous exercise

Study: Body produces large amounts of GDF15 hormone during extended bouts of vigorous exercise

Study reveals the therapeutic applications of medicinal plants

Study reveals the therapeutic applications of medicinal plants

Study finds an alarming trend of increased alcohol use during pandemic lockdowns

Study finds an alarming trend of increased alcohol use during pandemic lockdowns

New zebrafish model could help advance glioblastoma multiforme research

New zebrafish model could help advance glioblastoma multiforme research

New research aims to explore functions of bile acids in the gut stem cell niche

New research aims to explore functions of bile acids in the gut stem cell niche

New article reviews how the circadian clock controls various aspects of homeostasis

New article reviews how the circadian clock controls various aspects of homeostasis

Cell-selective nanotherapy can help treat atherosclerotic plaques

Cell-selective nanotherapy can help treat atherosclerotic plaques

New strategy to optimize the efficacy of neuropeptides for therapeutic applications

New strategy to optimize the efficacy of neuropeptides for therapeutic applications

Exposure to seasonal coronaviruses does not produce antibodies that protect against SARS-CoV-2

Exposure to seasonal coronaviruses does not produce antibodies that protect against SARS-CoV-2

Researchers detect traces of COVID-19 virus in sewage flowing from campus buildings

Researchers detect traces of COVID-19 virus in sewage flowing from campus buildings

Compound isolated from Ophiura sarsii can be used as an affordable drug for photodynamic therapy

Compound isolated from Ophiura sarsii can be used as an affordable drug for photodynamic therapy

New nanoparticle-based drug boosts the body’s innate immune system to fight tumors

New nanoparticle-based drug boosts the body’s innate immune system to fight tumors