Pharmacology

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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Researchers identify possible new therapy for concussion-related headaches

Researchers identify possible new therapy for concussion-related headaches

Researchers explore potential of DOP agonists to help in masking fear memory

Researchers explore potential of DOP agonists to help in masking fear memory

Study reveals underlying mechanism for life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias

Study reveals underlying mechanism for life-threatening cardiac arrhythmias

NUS researchers identify new protein to prevent chemotherapy-induced neuropathy

NUS researchers identify new protein to prevent chemotherapy-induced neuropathy

Antioxidant in mushrooms may relieve symptoms of pre-eclampsia

Antioxidant in mushrooms may relieve symptoms of pre-eclampsia

Research suggests new approach to block tau pathology in FTLD, Alzheimer's

Research suggests new approach to block tau pathology in FTLD, Alzheimer's

Scientists pinpoint protein that plays key role in lung cancer and melanoma progression

Scientists pinpoint protein that plays key role in lung cancer and melanoma progression

UIC researchers discover unique organ-specific signatures for endothelial cells

UIC researchers discover unique organ-specific signatures for endothelial cells

Treating soft tissue sarcoma with shorter radiation treatment found to be safe, effective

Treating soft tissue sarcoma with shorter radiation treatment found to be safe, effective

Molecular study defines the contributions of key genes, proteins to endometrial cancer

Molecular study defines the contributions of key genes, proteins to endometrial cancer

Understanding stress-induced bladder dysfunction in children

Understanding stress-induced bladder dysfunction in children

Novel drug combination discovered to induce high rates of human beta cell proliferation

Novel drug combination discovered to induce high rates of human beta cell proliferation

Researchers identify control of a mitochondrial protective mechanism

Researchers identify control of a mitochondrial protective mechanism

Novel melatonin receptor molecules potentially address circadian rhythm disturbances

Novel melatonin receptor molecules potentially address circadian rhythm disturbances

Targeting a protein could be key to suppressing breast cancer metastasis

Targeting a protein could be key to suppressing breast cancer metastasis

ERA4TB to transform the development of new therapies for tuberculosis

ERA4TB to transform the development of new therapies for tuberculosis

Interleukin-1-beta-induced chronic inflammation promotes lung cancer metastasis

Interleukin-1-beta-induced chronic inflammation promotes lung cancer metastasis

Pre-existing anticancer drug could help treat common form of heart failure

Pre-existing anticancer drug could help treat common form of heart failure

Study advances the understanding of capillary regression

Study advances the understanding of capillary regression

Study on axolotl's ability to regenerate might help find ways to restore damaged tissue in humans

Study on axolotl's ability to regenerate might help find ways to restore damaged tissue in humans