Margaret O James

Margaret O James, Ph.D.

Jack C. Massey Professor

Department: Medicinal Chemistry
Business Phone: (352) 273-7707
Business Email: mojames@ufl.edu

About Margaret O James

Margaret James, Ph.D., investigates factors affecting the metabolism and toxicity of drugs and other xenobiotics in humans and animal species, including aquatic species. She was chosen as the Jack C Massey Professor of Pharmacy in 2006, as a University of Florida Research Foundation Professor, 1997-2000, and as a UF Term professor 2018-2021. Her laboratory studies mechanisms of uptake, biotransformation, excretion and toxicity of xenobiotics, especially environmental chemicals. Dr. James also investigates the influence of xenobiotics on the metabolism of steroid hormones.

Honors & Awards

2011 · American Association for the Advancement of Science

Publications

2020 Drug metabolism and disposition: the biological fate of chemicals
2018 Drug metabolism and disposition: the biological fate of chemicals
2015 Biochemical and Biophysical Research Communications
2015 ˜The œJournal of steroid biochemistry and molecular biology.
2014 Acta Crystallographica. Section F, Structural Biology and Crystallization Communications
2014 Environmental Science and Pollution Research
2013 Journal of Biochemical and Molecular Toxicology
2011 ˜The œJournal of steroid biochemistry and molecular biology.
2008 Journal of Pharmacology and Experimental Therapeutics
1998 Environmental Health Perspectives

Grants

Mar 2019 – Aug 2019
Molecular and Genomic Approaches in Alleviating Environmental Pollution
EGYPTIAN CULTURAL AND EDU BUR · Principal Investigator
Sep 2016 ACTIVE
Developmental Pharmacology of Mitochondrial and Cytosolic GSTZ1
NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS · Principal Investigator
Sep 2012 – Aug 2016
Developmental Pharmacology of Cytosolic and
NATL INST OF HLTH NIGMS · Principal Investigator
Jun 2011 – Apr 2017
Health Impact of Deepwater Horizon Spill in Eastern Gulf
NATL INST OF HLTH NIEHS · Project Manager

Education

D.Sc.
1993 · University of London
Post-doctoral Fellow
1972-1975 · National Institute of Environmental Health Sciences
Ph.D.
1972 · St. Mary’s Medical School
B.Sc.
1969 · University College London

Contact Details

Phones:
Business:
(352) 273-7707
Emails:
Business:
mojames@ufl.edu
Addresses:
Mailing:
PO Box 100485
GAINESVILLE FL 32610
Physical:
1345 Center Drive
MSB P6-29
GAINESVILLE FL 326103003