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Leepakshi Khurana PhD

TitleAssistant Professor
InstitutionUniversity of Massachusetts Medical School
460 Walk Hill Street
Boston MA 02126
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    InstitutionUMMS - School of Medicine
    DivisionMassachusetts Biological Laboratory

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    University of Delhi, Delhi, , IndiaBPHARMPharmacy
    University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT, United StatesPHDPharameutics & Drug Design

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    1. Pantouris G, Khurana L, Ma A, Skeens E, Reiss K, Batista VS, Lisi GP, Lolis EJ. Regulation of MIF Enzymatic Activity by an Allosteric Site at the Central Solvent Channel. Cell Chem Biol. 2020 06 18; 27(6):740-750.e5. PMID: 32433911.
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    2. Khurana L, ElGindi M, Tilstam PV, Pantouris G. Elucidating the role of an immunomodulatory protein in cancer: From protein expression to functional characterization. Methods Enzymol. 2019; 629:307-360. PMID: 31727247.
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    3. Khurana L, Mackie K, Piomelli D, Kendall DA. Modulation of CB1 cannabinoid receptor by allosteric ligands: Pharmacology and therapeutic opportunities. Neuropharmacology. 2017 Sep 15; 124:3-12. PMID: 28527758.
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    4. Khurana L, Fu BQ, Duddupudi AL, Liao YH, Immadi SS, Kendall DA, Lu D. Pyrimidinyl Biphenylureas: Identification of New Lead Compounds as Allosteric Modulators of the Cannabinoid Receptor CB1. J Med Chem. 2017 02 09; 60(3):1089-1104. PMID: 28059509.
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    5. Shim JY, Khurana L, Kendall DA. Computational analysis of the CB1 carboxyl-terminus in the receptor-G protein complex. Proteins. 2016 Apr; 84(4):532-43. PMID: 26994549.
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    6. Khurana L, Ali HI, Olszewska T, Ahn KH, Damaraju A, Kendall DA, Lu D. Optimization of chemical functionalities of indole-2-carboxamides to improve allosteric parameters for the cannabinoid receptor 1 (CB1). J Med Chem. 2014 Apr 10; 57(7):3040-52. PMID: 24635495.
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