National Center for Natural Products Research
The University of Mississippi

Dr. Tracy A. Brooks

Posted on: August 26th, 2014 by
Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
Faser Hall 315


  • Ph.D. SUNY – Buffalo


  • Assistant Professor of Pharmacology
  • Research Assistant Professor in the Research Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences


The lab interests of Dr. Brooks lie in the identification and characterization of new molecular targets for anti-cancer therapies. While there are several avenues being pursued, the laboratory focuses on transcriptional regulation of various oncogenes through higher order G-quadruplex secondary DNA structures.