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Michael Wyatt, Ph.D.

Title: Associate Professor / Biomedicinal Chemistry / Drug Discovery and Biomedical Sciences
College of Pharmacy
Phone: 803-777-0856
Resources: Pubmed - Michael Wyatt


Bachelor of Science, Chemistry
Furman University, 1991 

Master of Science, Chemistry
Furman University, 1992 

Doctor of Philosophy, Molecular Pharmacology
University College London, 1996

Postdoctoral Associate, Genetic Toxicology
Harvard School of Public Health, 1999

 Research Interests

  • DNA repair
  • cancer chemotherapy
  • molecular pharmacology

Awards & Honors

  • Chemistry Fellowship, Furman University, 1991-1992
  • Post Graduate Fellowship, University College London, 1992-1996
  • 1st Prize, Postgraduate Student Poster Exhibition, University College London, 1993
  • Upjohn Travel Award for Meritorious Abstracts, 86th Annual American Association for Cancer Research Meeting, 1995
  • Outstanding Poster, 86th Annual American Association for Cancer Research Meeting, 1995
  • National Institutes of Health Institutional Training Grant fellowship March 1996-February 1997
  • NIH/NCI NRSA Individual Fellowship Award, March 1997-March 1999
  • F32 CA73135, “Role of human 3-MeA DNA glycosylase in alkylation repair”  
  • NIH/NIEHS, “Transition to Independent Positions” Award.  K22 ES00333:  “Substrate Recognition Mechanism of DNA Repair Enzymes” September 1999-August 2002
  • USC College of Pharmacy Researcher of the year, 2001
  • South Carolina College of Pharmacy “Extra Mile” Award, 2015
  • Member, Phi Lambda Sigma Pharmacy Leadership Society