• Donald Gerecke
  • Donald Gerecke
  • Associate Professor
  • Department: Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy
  • Phone: 1.8484450233
  • Environmental and Occupational Health Sciences Institute
  • 170 Frelinghuysen Rd, Room 410
  • Piscataway, NJ 08854
  • Key Words: Skin, Laminins, Collagens, and Extra Cellular Matrix, with particular interest in skin wound repair and countermeasures to sulfur mustard damage

Dr. Gerecke’s research is focused on the effects of alkylating agents on skin. His laboratory is determining the molecular mechanisms of alkylating agents on skin and from that knowledge, testing countermeasure compounds to alleviate the initial lesions, or speed wound repair without scarring. mechanisms and applications of biopharmaceutics and polymers to drug delivery and targeting.