Christopher Beevers

Dr. Christopher Beevers’ Ph.D., degree was awarded for research into the anticancer mechanisms of the phytochemical curcumin, especially its effects on the mammalian target of rapamycin (mTOR) signal transduction pathway by Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center-Shreveport. Upon graduation, he joined the Master Educator Training Program (METP) at Ross University School of Medicine as a fellow in the Department of Biochemistry. After successfully completing the one year program, Dr. Beevers became an Assistant Professor in the Department of Pharmacology at Ross University School of Medicine.

Courses

Biochemistry and Genetics I

Biochemistry and Genetics II

Medical Pharmacology I

Selected Publications

Beevers CS, Chen L, Liu L, Luo Y, Webster NJ, Huang S (2009) Curcumin disrupts the Mammalian target of rapamycin-raptor complex. Cancer Research 69(3): 1000-1008.

Beevers CS, Li F, Liu L, Huang S (2006) Curcumin inhibits the mammalian target of rapamycin-mediated signaling pathways in cancer cells. International Journal of Caner 119(4): 757-764.