Return to: Medical School: Academic Health Center : U of M Home

Gold University of Minnesota M. Skip to main content.University of Minnesota. Home page.



Graduate Program




Job Opportunities

Resources & Useful Links

Contact Us


Search U of M

Pharmacology Home

Website feedback

  Home Faculty › Loh

Pharmacology Faculty





Research Interests

Dr. Loh's laboratory continues its long-term investigations into the molecular neurobiology of opioid actions and addiction. Current projects include studies on 1) the molecular mechanisms of opiate and endorphin actions; 2) the molecular mechanisms of opiate tolerance; 3) Tissue-specific regulation of opioid receptor gene expression; 4) Regulation of opioid receptor signal transduction; and 5) Functions of endorphins in the CNS.

Dr. Loh is also the Director of the Basic Research Center in Molecular & Cell Biology of Drug Addiction.


Horace H. Loh, Ph.D.
Regents Professor, Frederick
and Alice Stark Professor, and
Head of Pharmacology

The University of Minnesota is an equal opportunity educator and employer.