Dudley G. Moon, Ph.D.

Bio: 

Education

Ph.D. in Physiology and Cell Biology, Albany Medical College

Courses Taught at ACPHS

General Biology I & II
General Biology II 
Anatomy and Physiology I & II
Plant Biochemistry and Natural Products
Japanese Language and Culture Courses

Research Interests

Dr. Moon's general research interest is the application of biochemical, cellular, and morphological methods to physiological and pathophysiological questions. His current focus is on how body-mind interactions affect human health.

Mechanisms of Thrombosis and Hemostasis - Platelet-Leukocyte Interactions; Platelet structure and function.

Biological Effects of Natural Products - Especially Flavonoids and Arabinogalactans; Structure and Synthesis; Immunostimulant effects of Arabinogalactans; Cryoprotective Actions of Arabinogalactans

Selected Publications

Moon, D.G. and Liu, E. "Natural Products" Chapter 23 In: Pharmacy Practice for Technicians. Fifth edition (J. Durgin and Z. Hanan, eds.) Delmar Publishers & Cengage Learning, Albany, New York, 2012.

Moon, D.G., Integrative Medicine and Human Health.  Abstracts of the First Annual ACPHS Research Symposium, Albany College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences, 2011.

Fenton II, J.W., Jeske, J.L. Catalfamo, D.V. Brezniak, D.G. Moon, and G.X. Shen. Statin Drugs and Dietary Isprenoids Downregulate Protein Prenylation in Signal Transduction and are Antithrombotic and Prothrombotic Agents. Biochemistry (Moscov), 67: 85 - 91, 2002.

Professor
Department of Basic and Social Sciences