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Alani et al. received a multi-PI R15 award our spring run continues!

In collaboration with Deepa Rao at Pacific entitled “Mitigation of Doxorubicin-Induced Cardiotoxicity by Phytochemicals in Micelles” Congratulations!

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Taraula et al. Published in ACS Nano for their work on Biocompatible Nanoclusters with High Heating Efficiency for Systemically Delivered Magnetic Hyperthermia

Despite its promising therapeutic potential, nanoparticle-mediated magnetic hyperthermia is currently limited to the treatment of localized and relatively accessible cancer tumors because the required therapeutic temperatures above 40 °C can only be achieved by direct intratumoral injection of conventional iron oxide nanoparticles. To realize the true potential of magnetic hyperthermia for cancer treatment, there is […]

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Taratula et al. received a 5-year $2.3 million R01 grant!

Dr. Oleh Taratula, an associate professor of Nanotherapeutics in the Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences based on our Portland campus, received a 5-year, $2.3 million R01 grant from the National Cancer Institute, National Institutes of Health. Dr. Taratula’s project, “Novel Nanomedicine-Based Therapeutic Approach For Treatment of Cancer Cachexia,” is to develop a treatment for the weight loss […]

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Indra et al. Publication available on Science Direct.

Epidermal Lipids: Key Mediators of Atopic Dermatitis Pathogenesis. Trends Mol Med. 2019 May 1. pii: S1471-4914(19)30070-X. doi: 10.1016/j.molmed.2019.04.001. Bhattacharya N1, Sato WJ1, Kelly A1, Ganguli-Indra G2, Indra AK3.

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Furuno et al. received R01 award from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)

Dr. Jon (JJ) Furuno, associate professor and interim chair of the Department of Pharmacy Practice, is the PI of a new 3-year, $1.5 million R01 award from the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ) to develop an intervention bundle to improve antibiotic prescribing on discharge from hospital to long-term care facilities. This study includes […]

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Chitra Kanchagar awarded an American Foundation for Pharmaceutical Education Gateway to Research Scholarship