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Paavo Honkakoski

Visiting Scholar

Paavo Honkakoski



Kerr Hall, , , Chapel Hill, NC, 27599, , 3202 Kerr Hall, , CB# 7569, Chapel Hill, NC, 27599

Paavo Honkakoski, Ph.D., a global expert on nuclear receptors and professor of Biopharmacy at the School of Pharmacy and Faculty of Health Sciences at the University of Eastern Finland, is a visiting scholar and the recipient of the Nannerl O. Keohane Distinguished Visiting Professorship (August 1, 2019 – December 31, 2020). He will work on the regulation of drug metabolizing enzymes and transport proteins, nuclear receptor biology, and assessment of the absorption, distribution, metabolism, excretion and toxicological properties of medications.