David C. Rowley

David C. Rowley
Title
Associate Professor of Pharmacognosy
Telephone
401.874.9228
Email
drowley@uri.edu
Links
web.uri.edu/pharmacy/meet/david-rowley
Dr. Rowley focuses on the marine environment for drug discovery, which he says provides an endless bounty of microbes that could lead to the next generation of life-saving medicines. Research topics include microorganisms from unexplored environments, secondary metabolites produced by marine microbes, bacterial chemical communication, and antibiotic drug discovery.
Areas of expertise: drugs, drugs from marine microorganisms, environment antibiotics, medicine, oceans, pharmaceuticals, pharmacy