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Thurl E. Harris

Associate Professor
Unit: School of Medicine
Department: Department of Pharmacology
Office location and address
PhD, Baylor College of Medicine
Regulation of lipin phosphatidic acid phosphatase activity
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of General Medical Science
March 10, 2020 – December 31, 2023
Indirect effects of adenosine on cardiac function via suppression of adipocyte lipolysis - On Behalf of Mitchell Granade
Source: American Heart Association
January 01, 2020 – December 31, 2021
Adipocyte lipolysis of oxidized neutral lipids regulates insulin signaling during acute stress
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
July 01, 2020 – June 30, 2021
MD-NEUR Novel DGKalpha Inhibitors and Immunotherapy for GBM and Melanoma Brain Metastasis
Source: U.S. NIH Cancer Institute
August 01, 2014 – July 31, 2020
ND-PHAR Role of Oxidized neutral lipids in adipocyte function
Source: U.S. NIH Institute of Diabetes & Digestive & Kidne
April 01, 2014 – March 31, 2020
Oxidized neutral lipid lipolysis as a novel regulator of insulin signaling during acute stress
Source: American Heart Association
July 01, 2017 – June 30, 2019
MD-NEUR Targeting Diacylglycerol Kinases in Glioblastoma
Source: U.S. NIH Cancer Institute
May 06, 2014 – April 30, 2018
MD-PHAR A Mechanistic Study of Stress-Induced Hyperglycemia After Surgery
Source: American Heart Association - Mid-Atlantic Affiliat
July 01, 2014 – June 30, 2016
Lipid-mediated regulation of mTOR activity
Source: American Diabetes Association
July 01, 2011 – June 30, 2014
PATH 8470: Readings in Molecular Medicine
Credits: 2
Modern lit. in MolMed for MD/PhD trainees. Faculty select 2 rsch papers illustrating methods and avenues in molec. and cellular underpinnings of human disease. Students read and understand papers in-advance, present background and results, interpretation, and background info. from secondary sources to illustrate current understanding; preparing others for discussion. Grade is based on level of participation and understanding of materials.
BIMS 8995: Topical Research: Research in Biomedical Sciences
Credits: 1–12
This course introduces students to biomedical research. Students conduct one or more research projects of limited scope under the direction of faculty and lab members. It is open only to graduate students in Biomedical Sciences (BIMS).
PHAR 9400: Grant Writing in the Pharmacological Sciences
Credits: 2
This course will help students learn to effectively communicate scientific concepts and proposals in the field of Pharmacology. Trainees will practice effective science writing and will participate in extensive peer and faculty workshop sessions as they prepare materials for their Advancement to Candidacy Exam or for an NIH NRSA-style fellowship application.
PHAR 9500: Special Topics in Pharmacology
Credits: 1–12
Special Topics in Pharmacology
PHAR 9995: Research in Pharmacology
Credits: 1–12
Original research on approved problems.
BIMS 9998: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
Preparation for Doctoral Research prior to completion of candidacy examination.
PHAR 9999: Non-Topical Research
Credits: 1–12
For doctoral dissertation, taken under the supervision of a dissertation director.