Dec 08 “Simple Sphingolipids; Complex Diseases” – Pharmacology seminar by Tony Futerman, PhD

December 8, 2016 by Health System Enterprise Calendar

[Jordan 1-17] Hosted by Mark Kester. Our laboratory works on sphingolipids, important membrane components. We focus on two main areas: (i) sphingolipid synthesis and signaling, particularly of ceramide, and (ii) sphingolipid storage diseases, with an emphasis on mechanistic understanding of disease pathology and also on novel therapeutic approaches.