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Nicolle Michaels Roberts

Publication Alert: Guryanova Lab

Congratulations to the Guryanova Lab for their recent publication titled ”Hematopoietic-specific heterozygous loss of Dnmt3a exacerbates colitis-associated colon cancer” Researchers at the University of Florida College of Medicine have discovered how common age-related changes in the blood system can make certain colon cancers grow faster. The…

Research Seminar: 11/16/22 at 11am

“How to Mathematically Optimize Drug Regimens“ Presented by Helen Moore, PhD, an Associate Professor in the Department of Pulmonary Systems Medicine a the University of Florida. The seminar will be in person at the Academic Research Building (ARB) R5-265 on Wednesday, November 16th at 11am.

Publication Alert: Papke Lab

This study titled, “Differential Activation and Desensitization States Promoted by Noncanonical α7 Nicotinic Acetylcholine Receptor Agonists” reports a family of nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonists that break the rules about what the structure of a nicotinic acetylcholine receptor agonist should be. It shows that the activity of these noncanonical…

Research Seminar: 11/9/22 at 11am

“Thirty Years of Collaboration with Nicole Horenstein” Presented by Roger Papke, PhD, a Professor in the Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics and Nicole Horenstein, PhD, an Associate Professor in the Department of Chemistry. The seminar will be in person at the Academic Research Building…

Research Seminar: 10/05/22 at 11am

“Remodeling Therapeutics for Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy” Presented by David Hammers, PhD, a Research Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology & Therapeutics. The seminar will be in person in the Academic Research Building (ARB) R5-265 on Wednesday, October 5th at 11am.

Publication Alert: Papke Lab

Please help us congratulate Dr. Papke’s Lab who published a paper in Addiction Biology on August 11th. The members who worked on the paper were Clare Stokes, Jose Pino, D. Walker Hagan, Gonzalo Torres, Edward Phelps, Nicole A. Horenstein, and Roger Papke. Their data suggest that toxic…

Publication Alert: Urs Lab

Please help us congratulate Dr. Urs’ Lab who published a paper in the journal ACS Chemical Neuroscience on 06/06/2022. The UF Pharmacology team, led by Nikhil Urs, Ph.D. and Nicole Horenstein, Ph.D, used medicinal chemistry to generate small aryl fragments, and employed screening assays and computerized docking…

Publication Alert: Bird Lab

We are very happy to announce that work from Dr. Bird’s lab was published on 7/20/2022 at Science Advances. This was a collaboration with a cryo-EM expert at Rockefeller University, where they have generated the first ever structures of the Myo15a “motor domain” – a key part…