Philip J. Moos, PhD

Languages

  • English

Academic Information

  • Departments: Pharmacology and Toxicology - Associate Professor
  • Cancer Center Programs: Cell Response & Regulation

Academic Office Information

  • 801-585-5952
  • L.S. Skaggs Hall
    30 S 2000 E
    Salt Lake City, UT 84112

Academic Bio

Phillip Moos, PhD, is an assistant professor in the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology at the University of Utah and a member of the Cell Response and Regulation Program at Huntsman Cancer Institute.

Moos studies the reduction-oxidation relationship between inflammation and cancer. He is particularly interested in the role of selenoproteins in the origin of cancer. He also studies the role of thioredoxin reductase-1 in melanoma, and nanoparticles found in consumer products as potential initiators of inflammatory responses and cancer.

Moos received a bachelor's degree from the University of Colorado, Boulder, and a PhD from Kansas State University.

Education History

Type School Degree
Postdoctoral Fellowship Pharmacia & Upjohn, Inc.
Molecular Biology
Postdoctoral Fellow
Postdoctoral Fellowship Kansas State University
Postdoctoral Fellow
Doctoral Training Kansas State University
Biology
Ph.D.
Graduate Training University of Colorado
Aerospace Engineering
M.S.
Undergraduate University of Colorado
Aerospace Engineering
B.S.