Pharmacology & Toxicology & Experimental Biology 2018
April 27, 2018
Pharmacology & Toxicology & Experimental Biology 2018


Michigan State University's Pharmacology & Toxicology was well represented at Experimental Biology 2018! Highlights from the conference.


April 9, 2018
Experimental Biology 2018

Join us in San Diego for EB 2018!


October 19, 2017
Congratulations: Rockwell lab for publication at PLOS.ORG

Inhibition of early T cell cytokine production by arsenic trioxide occurs independently of Nrf2

Kelly R. VanDenBerg, Robert A. Freeborn, Sheng Liu, Rebekah C. Kennedy, Joseph W. Zagorski, Cheryl Rockwell
September 18, 2017
Congratulations Dr. Greg Fink

Congratulations on receiving both the Irvine Page & Alva Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award from the AHA Council at their recent meeting in San Francisco, as well as the 2017 Council on Hypertension Distinguished Achievement Award.

Congratulations:  Manfredsson, Bernard, Neubig
June 15, 2017
Congratulations: Manfredsson, Bernard, Neubig

Congratulations to Drs. Fredric Manfredsson, Jamie Bernard, and Richard Neubig for their article featured in MSUToday titled "MSU Gran Fondo Funds Promising Skin Cancer Studies".  

March 16, 2017
Congratulations: Drs. Bill Jackson, Nate Tycocki, and Erica Boerman

Congratulations to Drs. Bill Jackson, Nate Tykocki, and Erica Boerman for their excellent review of ion channels in vascular smooth muscle regulation.

January 18, 2017
Congratulations: Dr. James Luyendyk lab

Congratulations to Dr. Luyendyk's lab on the discovery of a new pathway that stimulates liver repair. 

January 16, 2017
Congratulations: Dr. Susan Barman, 2016 Distinguished Service Award, ACDP

Congratualtions to Dr. Susan Barman on her receiving the 2016 Distinguished Service Award from the Association of Chairs of Departments of Physiology.

January 12, 2017
Congratulations: Dr. Norb Kaminski, NAS report on Health Effects of Cannabinoids

Congratulations to Dr. Norb Kaminski for his work on the NAS report just released (1/12/17)  on Health Effects of Cannabinoids

January 6, 2017
Promising new drug developed by department, stops spread of melanoma by 90%

Congratulations to the Neubig Lab on their development of a compound (and potential new drug) that reduces the spread of melanoma cells by up to 90 percent.

Congratulations: Watts lab!
October 17, 2016
Congratulations: Watts lab!

Congratulations to the Watts lab on their publication in Physiological Reports

October 5, 2016
Online Programs: Summer 2016 graduates!

Congratulations to our Summer 2016 Semester graduates from our online MS programs!

September 16, 2016
Inhibitors of Rho/MRTF/SRF Gene Transcription

New #MSU tech for license: #Inhibitors of Rho/MRTF/SRF #Gene #Transcription |

September 9, 2016
An interview with Rick Neubig

Science Direct:  Trends in Pharmacological Sciences: An Interview with Rick Neubig

September 8, 2016
Congratulations: Kaminski lab for their latest publication in Toxicology

Immunological Characterization of the Aryl Hydrocarbon Receptor (AHR) Knockout Rat in the presence and absence of 2,3,7,8-tetrachlorodibenzo-p-dioxin (TCDD).

Congratulations:  Sophia Kaska
August 29, 2016
Congratulations: grad student Sophia Kaska!

Our graduate student Sophia Kaska, is serving on ASPET's Young Scientist Committee.

August 16, 2016
Congratulations: Galligan lab on their latest publication in the American Journal of Physiology.

High-fat diet-induced obesity alters nitric oxide-mediated neuromuscular transmission and smooth muscle excitability in the mouse distal colon

July 22, 2016
Department to celebrate 50 years on campus

September 9 and 10 will be a weekend of celebration for the friends, students and alumni of the Department of Pharmacology & Toxicology at MSU as we turn 50 !

July 11, 2016
Congratulations: Dr. Cheryl Rockwell on the coverage of your research!

Dr. Cheryl Rockwell has found that a common food additive may be linked to a rise in food allergies.She will receive grant funds from the NIH / NIEHS after being included as an Outstanding New Environmental Scientist (ONES)

June 22, 2016
Congratulations: Dr. Bill Jackson on the publication of your paper in the Journal of Physiology

Arteriolar oxygen reactivity: Where is the sensor and what is the mechanism of action?