Courtney Andersen studies the role of estrogen receptor-alpha in ovarian cancer.
Chris Barnes investigates the structural details by which transcription factor activity regulates RNA Polymerase II during the universal process of eukaryotic gene expression.
Soma Jobaggy studies nitrated fatty acid pharmacology and the antioxidant response in hypertensive end-organ damage.
Allison Nagle studies growth factor receptor signaling in breast cancer.
Ryan Staudt
Graduate Student Researcher
Email
rps37@pitt.edu

Education

BS, Immunology and Infectious Disease, Penn State University, 2014



Awards Received
First Year Dean’s Fellowship 06/2014-07-2015
NIH T32- School of Public Health


Faculty Mentor
Thomas E. Smithgall, PhD
523 Bridgeside Point II
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Publications/Abstracts
Moroco JA, Alvarado JJ, Staudt RP, Shi H, Wales TE, Smithgall TE, 2018 Engen JR. Remodeling of HIV-1 Nef Structure by Src-Family Kinase Binding. J Mol Biol. 2018 Feb 2;430(3):310-321. doi: 10.1016/j.jmb.2017.12.008. Epub 2017 Dec 16. PMID: 29258818 PMCID: PMC5801098
STUDENT NEWS


UPCOMING EVENTS
9/27/2018 10:45 AM Molecular Pharmacology Journal Club
Nicholas Todd


9/27/2018 12:00 PM Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Seminar Series
Edward Burton, M.D., DPhil, FRCP (UK)


10/8/2018 12:00 PM Pharmacology & Chemical Biology Special Seminar
Xiang "Shawn" Zhang, Ph.D.


Pharmacology and Chemical Biology Event Calendar

Program Achievements

Molecular Pharmacology Graduate Program Ranked #2 in National Research Council Rankings

Outcomes:  Time to disseration, last five graduating clasess:  4.5 years, Completion Rate: 84.8%

Ranked #12 in National of Institute of Health funding of departments of Pharmacology

Ranked in the top 15 in funding for twenty two consecutive years




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