Below is a selection of dissertations from the Doctor of Philosophy in Pharmaceutical Sciences program in the School of Pharmacy.

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Dissertations from 2020


Cluster Determinant 44 (CD44) Receptor and Gout: Mechanistic Role in Pathogenesis and Therapeutic Targets, Emira Bousoik

Dissertations from 2019


Amphiphilic Cell-Penetrating Hybrid Cyclic-Linear Peptides as a Drug Delivery System, Saghar Mozaffari


Sensory Primary Cilium is a Distinct Signaling Compartment, Rinzhin Tshering Sherpa