Jackob Moskovitz

School of Pharmacy - Pharmacology & Toxicology
Associate Professor
Primary office:
785-864-3536
Malott Hall
Room 5003
University of Kansas
1251 Wescoe Hall Drive
Lawrence, KS 66045-7582


The specific aims of my research are designed to determine how the Msr system affects the function and expression of other proteins as well as to evaluate the role of methionine oxidation in the progression of oxidative stress and age related diseases.

Research Interests

  • Oxidation-stress in aging and neurodegenerative diseases
  • Receptors of neurotransmitters
  • Methionine sulfoxide reductase system
  • Methionine oxidation
  • Post-translational modifications
  • Protein-degradation
  • Signal transduction

Events
KU Today
2nd among all schools of pharmacy in National Institutes of Health funding
Brings more than $20 million in external funding into the state each year
7 of 19 cancer drugs formulated through the National Cancer Institute were developed at the KU School of Pharmacy
3,000 free flu shots given to needy Kansans during the past 5 years
4,000 living alumni, 63 percent of them living and working in Kansas
KU pharmacists practice in 95 of Kansas’ 105 counties
20th among public schools of pharmacy.
—U.S. News & World Report
$20.2 million NIH research grant earned by Distinguished Professor Jeff Aubé was 2nd largest in Kansas history
100 percent placement after graduation for KU Pharm.D. students
Established in 1885 as the 1st professional program at KU