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Journal of Experimental Pharmacology


Professor Lokeshwar

Department of Medicine and Surgery, Georgia Regents University Cancer Center, United States

Professor Lokeshwar

Editor-in-Chief: Professor Bal L. Lokeshwar

The overall philosophy of Dr. Lokeshwar’s  research is to understand the mechanism of cancer progression and enhancing existing system of therapy. Current focus of his laboratory is on understanding and control of the metastatic progression of prostate cancer, the stage of the disease currently incurable. The projects at hand include investigating the role of enzymes and biological factors that contribute to chronic inflammation and accelerate the progression of the localized disease. In this line of research he is investigating the potential use of herbal products that show promising results in laboratory models, and small molecule inhibitors of inflammation that also reduce the severity of cancer metastasis. In addition, other projects include development of new markers for kidney cancers that may help us non-invasively identify aggressive kidney cancers.


Editorial Board

Abdel A. Abdel-Rahman, Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, The Brody School of Medicine, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA

Joseph R. Bertino, American Cancer Society Professor, Rutgers Cancer Institute of New Jersey; University Professor of Medicine and Pharmacology, Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, New Brunswick, NJ, USA

William C. de Groat, Distinguished Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Pharmacology and Chemical Biology, University of Pittsburgh Medical School, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA

Terrance M. Egan, Professor of Pharmacological and Physiological Sciences, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, MO, USA

William D. Eldred, Professor, Program in Neuroscience, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

Ari Gafni, Professor of Biological Chemistry, Professor of Biophysics, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA

Ramesh Ganju, Scott Endowed Professor of Pathology, Vice-Chair Experimental Pathology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA

Sergei A. Grando, Professor of Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of California-Irvine, Irvine, CA, USA

Michael J. Kuhar, Charles Howard Candler Professor, Georgia Research Alliance Scholar, Senior Fellow in Center for Ethics, Yerkes National Primate Research Center of Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA

Macus Tien Kuo, Felix Haas Professor, Department of Translational Molecular Pathology, The University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center, Houston, Texas, USA

Horace H. Loh, Regents Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA

Edythe D. London PhD. Katherine K. and Thomas P. Pike Professor of Addiction Studies, Professor of Psychiatry, and Professor of Pharmacology, David Geffen School of Medicine, UCLA, Los Angeles, USA

Richard J. Martin, Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, Iowa State University, Ames, IA, USA

Nancy A. Muma, Professor and Chair, Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology, University of Kanas, Lawrence, Kanas, USA

William G. North, Professor of Physiology, Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, NH, USA

Frederick J. Suchy, Chief Research Officer, Director, Children's Hospital Colorado Research Institute, Professor of Pediatrics, Associate Dean for Child Health Research, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora CO, USA

Li-Na Wei, Distinguished McKnight University Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Minnesota Medical School, Minneapolis, MN, USA