Philip Furmanski, Ph.D.

Distinguished Professor Rutgers University – Ernest Mario School of PharmacyEOHSI – Toxicology
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Biographical Info

Dr. Furmanski’s background is in cancer molecular and cell biology, mechanisms of tumor progression, experimental therapeutics of cancer and other invasive/infectious processes, preclinical and human clinical trials. He has expertise in a number of areas, including pathogenesis of environmental toxin-induced disease, role of macrophages in inflammatory processes related to environmental exposures, health effects of nanoparticles, genetic and epigenetic regulation of cellular functions, among others. As a result of long service to the scientific community on a number of Editorial Boards, grant review committees, advisory boards, he is very active as a mentor for junior faculty and those newly moving into the field (as well as more senior members) in many aspects of the scientific and administrative process, including interactions with industry (big pharma, biotech, materials and devices).

Scholarly Activities

  • Member and Inaugural Chair, Pathology C (Cancer Molecular Pathobiology/CAMP) Study Section, National Institutes of Health, June 2001 – October 2003
  • Member, Advisory Committee for Oncologic Sciences, Center for Scientific Review, National Institutes of Health, January – June 1999 – June 2000
  • Member, National Institutes of Health Reviewers Reserve, July 1993 – July 1998
  • Member, Pathology B Study Section, Division of Research Grants, National Institutes of Health, October 1988 – June 1993
  • Chairman, Cancer Biology and Immunology Contracts Review Committee, National Cancer                 Institute,   May 1985 – October 1987

Recent Publications

  1. Yánez, DC, Lau, CI, Papaioannou, E, Chawda, MM, Rowell, J, Ross, S, Furmanski, A, Crompton, T. The Pioneer Transcription Factor Foxa2 Modulates T Helper Differentiation to Reduce Mouse Allergic Airway Disease. Front Immunol. 2022;13 :890781. doi: 10.3389/fimmu.2022.890781. PubMed PMID:36003391 PubMed Central PMC9393229
  2. Abud, AA, Abi, B, Acciarri, R, Acero, MA, Adames, MR, Adamov, G, Adamowski, M, Adams, D, Adinolfi, M, Aduszkiewicz, A et al.. Scintillation light detection in the 6-m drift-length ProtoDUNE Dual Phase liquid argon TPC. Eur Phys J C Part Fields. 2022;82 (7):618. doi: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-022-10549-w. PubMed PMID:35859696 PubMed Central PMC9288420
  3. Abratenko, P, An, R, Anthony, J, Arellano, L, Asaadi, J, Ashkenazi, A, Balasubramanian, S, Baller, B, Barnes, C, Barr, G et al.. Search for an Excess of Electron Neutrino Interactions in MicroBooNE Using Multiple Final-State Topologies. Phys Rev Lett. 2022;128 (24):241801. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.241801. PubMed PMID:35776450
  4. Abratenko, P, An, R, Anthony, J, Arellano, L, Asaadi, J, Ashkenazi, A, Balasubramanian, S, Baller, B, Barnes, C, Barr, G et al.. First Measurement of Energy-Dependent Inclusive Muon Neutrino Charged-Current Cross Sections on Argon with the MicroBooNE Detector. Phys Rev Lett. 2022;128 (15):151801. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.151801. PubMed PMID:35499871
  5. Sarosi, PM, Furmanski, J, Reese, WC, Carpenter, DL, Nittoli, MA, Myers, MG, Callen, NM, Neeraj, T. Damage evolution during fracture by correlative microscopy with hyperspectral electron microscopy and laboratory-based microtomography. Sci Adv. 2022;8 (14):eabj6738. doi: 10.1126/sciadv.abj6738. PubMed PMID:35385319 PubMed Central PMC8986107
  6. Abratenko, P, An, R, Anthony, J, Arellano, L, Asaadi, J, Ashkenazi, A, Balasubramanian, S, Baller, B, Barnes, C, Barr, G et al.. Search for Neutrino-Induced Neutral-Current Δ Radiative Decay in MicroBooNE and a First Test of the MiniBooNE Low Energy Excess under a Single-Photon Hypothesis. Phys Rev Lett. 2022;128 (11):111801. doi: 10.1103/PhysRevLett.128.111801. PubMed PMID:35363017
  7. Abi, B, Acciarri, R, Acero, MA, Adamov, G, Adams, D, Adinolfi, M, Ahmad, Z, Ahmed, J, Alion, T, Monsalve, SA et al.. Prospects for beyond the Standard Model physics searches at the Deep Underground Neutrino Experiment: DUNE Collaboration. Eur Phys J C Part Fields. 2021;81 (4):322. doi: 10.1140/epjc/s10052-021-09007-w. PubMed PMID:34720713 PubMed Central PMC8550327
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