The Graduate Program in Pharmaceutical Sciences at Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center (TTUHSC) School of Pharmacy in Amarillo, Texas is accepting applications from highly competent college graduates for admission into the Ph.D.
Number of awards. 1. Start date and duration. April 2019 for 3 years. Overview. Interested in finding new treatment for skin infections? This project will investigate novel formulation strategies to overcome skin infection and biofilms.
Cancer continues to impose a vast burden with regard to financial costs as well as human suffering but the progress in its treatment is hindered by the limited selectivity and significant side-effects that the current chemotherapy demonstrates, representing a major challenge for modern drug delivery.
Background. Mitochondrial Thymidine Kinase 2 (TK2) catalyses transfer of a γ-phosphate group from ATP to the 5′-hydroxyl group of thymidine, deoxycytidine, or deoxyuridine to form their 5’-mono-phosphates.
Many recent reviews revealed that most of the published studies to date examined medicines that treat infectious diseases and very few articles addressed 1- medicines for chronic diseases 2- clinically significant narrow therapeutic index (NTI) medicines or 3- cancer treatments.