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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Novel CBD analog alleviates pain in mouse model of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy

Novel CBD analog alleviates pain in mouse model of chemotherapy-induced peripheral neuropathy

Repurposing an existing, cheap drug into long-acting injectable therapy to treat Covid-19

Repurposing an existing, cheap drug into long-acting injectable therapy to treat Covid-19

New genetic mutation increases risk for atrial fibrillation, heart failure in Black people

New genetic mutation increases risk for atrial fibrillation, heart failure in Black people

New insights on how hospitalized patients develop liver injury from taking different drugs

New insights on how hospitalized patients develop liver injury from taking different drugs

Study identifies novel combination therapy to help patients with advanced lung cancer

Study identifies novel combination therapy to help patients with advanced lung cancer

Experts create evidence-informed guidance for nutritional care of preterm infants

Experts create evidence-informed guidance for nutritional care of preterm infants

Multiple cycles through the dishwasher most effective at removing BPA from Tritan bottles

Multiple cycles through the dishwasher most effective at removing BPA from Tritan bottles

Researchers identify potential therapeutic target to prevent neurodegeneration after a stroke

Researchers identify potential therapeutic target to prevent neurodegeneration after a stroke

Some heart medications may facilitate SARS-CoV-2 infection through increasing ACE2 receptor levels

Some heart medications may facilitate SARS-CoV-2 infection through increasing ACE2 receptor levels

Regulatory protein in skeletal muscle fiber may play a key role in the body's fight or flight response

Regulatory protein in skeletal muscle fiber may play a key role in the body's fight or flight response

New imaging technique captures movies of receptors on the surface of living cells

New imaging technique captures movies of receptors on the surface of living cells

Bath scientists receive £1.3 million grant to develop a portable spice-detection device

Bath scientists receive £1.3 million grant to develop a portable spice-detection device

Animal study shows how chemical compound in Indian Long Pepper works against glioblastoma

Animal study shows how chemical compound in Indian Long Pepper works against glioblastoma

New Penn State study reveals protective effects of mushrooms against cancer

New Penn State study reveals protective effects of mushrooms against cancer

Asymmetric technique to synthesize aziridines in the presence of newly developed catalysts

Asymmetric technique to synthesize aziridines in the presence of newly developed catalysts

Researchers reveal a potential therapeutic strategy against T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Researchers reveal a potential therapeutic strategy against T-cell acute lymphoblastic leukemia

Study offers new insights on sleep apnea surgery, postoperative respiratory depression

Study offers new insights on sleep apnea surgery, postoperative respiratory depression

Study uncovers role for STING in regulating tumor response to DNA-damaging treatments

Study uncovers role for STING in regulating tumor response to DNA-damaging treatments

Chemical biomarker could be used to better manage treatments for COVID-19

Chemical biomarker could be used to better manage treatments for COVID-19

Three teams selected to receive the first awards from Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer

Three teams selected to receive the first awards from Dartmouth Innovations Accelerator for Cancer