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Evading age: Drs. Daohong Zhou and Guangrong Zheng receive $2.5 million NIH grant to study selective elimination of senescent cells

The scientific team of Daohong Zhou, Ph.D., a professor of pharmacodynamics, and Guangrong Zheng, Ph.D., an associate professor of medicinal chemistry, have received a five-year, $2.5 million grant from the National Institutes of Health, or NIH, to study selective elimination of senescent cells. Their research has the potential to extend human lifespan by preventing and treating age-related…

Pharm.D. student Joseph Washington elected SNPhA national president

You might notice a little more pep in Joseph Washington’s step; upon entering his third year at the Gainesville campus of the University of Florida College of Pharmacy, he carries a new title as the national president-elect of the Student National Pharmaceutical Association, or SNPhA. Washington has done well in his efforts to address pharmaceutical needs…