University of Nebraska Medical Center

Pharmacology

Address:

984420 Nebraska Medical Center

Omaha, NE 68198

United States

Phone:

1-402-559-4401

Fax:

1-402-559-4651

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

M.S.-Pharmacology, Ph.D.-Pharmacology

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The Department of Pharmacology offers graduate training towards the Ph.D. degree. Faculty of the department are applying the techniques of modern cellular and molecular biology to three major areas of research:
1) structure, function, and regulation of neurotransmitter receptors and their signal transduction pathways,
2) mechanisms of gene regulation and expression and the development of gene-specific therapies, and
3) mechanisms in environmental toxicology and adverse drug reactions.

Accreditation:

North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Specialized Institution—Medical school or medical center

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 3,000-5,999

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