Successful applicants will join the University of Florida’s Artificial Intelligence Initiative aimed at advancing the university to a national and world-wide leader in the application of AI.
The 4th UF Drug Discovery Symposium, hosted by the College of Pharmacy’s Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development, broke a record with nearly 200 registrants from 11 Florida institutions, April 22-23.
Manyun Chen and Kelton Schleyer were recognized at the UF College of Pharmacy 34th Annual Research Showcase Award Ceremony.
The UF College of Pharmacy’s 2021 Annual Research Showcase featured a record number of poster presentations, as participants embraced a new format in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. With the addition of a new postdoctoral trainee category, the event also featured more oral presentations than ever before. The hybrid…
Graduate student Hebaalla Agha and her faculty mentor, Medicinal Chemistry Professor Chris McCurdy, Ph.D., had their review article featured as the cover story for the Royal Society of Chemistry’s February 2021 Medicinal Chemistry journal. The article reviews the principles of molecular imaging with known sigma-1 receptor, or S1R,…
The virtual event will be held April 22-23 and hosted by the Center for Natural Products, Drug Discovery and Development.
UF pharmacy researchers have found a potential new way of targeting a population of immune-suppressive T cells that could possibly benefit a large population of cancer patients, including those who will not respond to other immunotherapies.
Dr. Hendrik Luesch and a team of researchers have discovered a novel marine natural product that binds to a new site of tubulin, an important target for cancer drugs.
Postdoctoral associate Laura E. Hanold, Ph.D., won a UF Health Cancer Center trainee award at the organization’s Virtual Research Symposium, Dec. 8-10. Hanold, whose faculty mentor is medicinal chemistry professor Jane Aldrich, Ph.D., was one of 14 trainee winners from the university’s health colleges. Laura Hanold, Ph.D. Hanold’s…
Dr. Chris McCurdy explains how science is attempting to answer safety questions around kratom in this Conversation story.