Dr. Carolyn Fairbanks named Associate Dean of Research for the UMN College of Pharmacy
Dr. Carolyn Fairbanks (1998 - Mentor: George Wilcox) has been named Associate Dean of Research for the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy effective July 9th, 2018. Dr. Fairbanks is a Professor of Pharmaceutics, with a joint appointment in Neuroscience and Pharmacology.
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Dr. Jessica Martin's paper highlighted in the Journal of Virology
Dr. Jessica Martin (2017) has published a paper with data featured on the cover of the current issue of the Journal of Virology. Dr. Martin's paper, Critical Role of the Human T-Cell Leukemia Virus Type 1 Capsid N-Terminal Domain for Gag-Gag Interactions and Virus Particle Assembly, is part of her dissertation research conducted in Dr. Louis Mansky's lab.
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Pharmacology Alumnus Ajay Yekkirala was recently featured on CBS This Morning
Dr. Ajay Yekkirala (PhD 2011, mentored by Dr. Philip Portoghese) was recently featured on CBS This Morning. His company, Blue Therapeutics, is finding new, non-addictive chemicals to manage pain and combat opioid dependency.
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