News: toxicology

Molecular Toxicology Leadership Transitions

Friday, November 18th, 2011

Internationally known toxicologist F. Peter (Fred) Guengerich, Ph.D., is stepping down as director of the Vanderbilt University Center in Molecular Toxicology, a position he has held for 30 years. Effective this month, Michael Aschner, Ph.D., became the new principal investigator (PI) of the center’s P30 core grant and the T32 training grant in Environmental Toxicology. […]

Guengerich Lauded for Contributions

Friday, September 2nd, 2011

F. Peter (Fred) Guengerich, Ph.D., interim chair of the Department of Biochemistry, received the American Chemical Society Division of Chemical Toxicology Founders’ Award at the society’s annual meeting this week. The award recognizes Guengerich’s outstanding research accomplishments and his numerous contributions to the field of chemical toxicology. “This means a lot to me in that […]