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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Study looks at potent phytocompounds from Himalayan herbs to treat COVID-19

Study looks at potent phytocompounds from Himalayan herbs to treat COVID-19

UVA researchers overturn conventional wisdom on action of key hormone receptors within cells

UVA researchers overturn conventional wisdom on action of key hormone receptors within cells

UT Southwestern discovers the Achilles’ heel in ovarian cancers and potential biomarkers

UT Southwestern discovers the Achilles’ heel in ovarian cancers and potential biomarkers

Analysis of DNA tags could advance the understanding and treatment of many cancers

Analysis of DNA tags could advance the understanding and treatment of many cancers

Facing headwinds on new Alzheimer’s drug, Biogen launches controversial campaign

Facing headwinds on new Alzheimer’s drug, Biogen launches controversial campaign

Research provides new insight into uncontrolled inflammation in COVID-19 patients

Research provides new insight into uncontrolled inflammation in COVID-19 patients

Study reveals calcium's role in directing blood flow in the brain

Study reveals calcium's role in directing blood flow in the brain

UTHSC announces an increase in research grant and contract awards for FY21

UTHSC announces an increase in research grant and contract awards for FY21

Targeting Piezo1 protein may be a new and ideal strategy to cure multiple sclerosis

Targeting Piezo1 protein may be a new and ideal strategy to cure multiple sclerosis

Protein consumption at breakfast can increase muscle size and function, finds study

Protein consumption at breakfast can increase muscle size and function, finds study

Diagnosis and management of COVID-19 in clinical settings

Diagnosis and management of COVID-19 in clinical settings

Research finds Cannabis terpenes as a promising new target for pain therapies

Research finds Cannabis terpenes as a promising new target for pain therapies

Scientists identify existing drugs that may inhibit SARS-CoV-2 virus

Scientists identify existing drugs that may inhibit SARS-CoV-2 virus

Scientists discover potential marker for the success of immunotherapy in lung cancer patients

Scientists discover potential marker for the success of immunotherapy in lung cancer patients

Insight into the impact of physical activity on sleep

Insight into the impact of physical activity on sleep

Anti-rheumatic drug combinations could reduce the risk of heart attack and strokes

Anti-rheumatic drug combinations could reduce the risk of heart attack and strokes

New lab system uses grass blades to turn cells into cultured meat

New lab system uses grass blades to turn cells into cultured meat

New software tool can help identify gene regulators more efficiently

New software tool can help identify gene regulators more efficiently

Cannabis poisoning rates increase among children after legalization

Cannabis poisoning rates increase among children after legalization

LSL60101 compound improves cognitive deficit in murine models with Alzheimer’s

LSL60101 compound improves cognitive deficit in murine models with Alzheimer’s