Researcher Profile

Loren W. Runnels, PhD

Full Member, Cancer Metabolism and Growth Program

Member since 2010

Academic Appointment

Associate Professor of Pharmacology
Robert Wood Johnson Medical School
Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey


Research Interests

  • Targeting TRPM7 channel-kinase
  • TRPM7 role in cell adhesion and cell migration
  • Development of TRPM7 inhibitors for potential application in cancer therapy.

Selected Publications

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