David M. Ferguson, PhD

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Professor, Department of Medicinal Chemistry, College of Pharmacy
Director, Graduate Studies

David M. Ferguson, PhD, is a medicinal chemist and creator of the University of Minnesota College of Pharmacy's popular Drugs of Abuse class. His research interests include opioids, anticancer agents, computational chemistry and structure based drug design. His lab is currently applying synthetic medicinal chemistry to anticancer drug research.