Seminars 77:207 and 77:208

in Free Radical and Radiation Biology Schedule

Spring 2010

Contact: frederick-domann@uiowa.edu Tel 319-335-8018


May 6, 2010
Presenter: Peter Scarbrough
Title: "Inhibitors of glucose and hydroperoxide metabolism potentiate 7-AAG-induced cancer cell killing via oxidative stress"

January 21, 2010
Presenter: canceled

January 28, 2010
Presenter: Dr. Douglas Spitz
Title: “Follow the Electrons: An Integrated Approach to Understanding the Relationship between Metabolism, Signal Transduction, and Gene Expression in Living Systems”


February 4, 2010
Presenter: Dr. Garry Buettner
Title: “Superoxide Formation by Semiquinone Free Radicals: Surprises  --  Fact vs. Myth”

February 11, 2010
Presenter: Matt Fitzgerald
Title: “Epigenetic silencing of Sod3 contributes to the malignant phenotype of lung cancer cells”

February 18, 2010
Presenter: no speaker, canceled

February 25, 2010
Presenter: Dr. Brent Carter
Title: “Can an antioxidant enzyme induce pulmonary fibrosis?”

March 4, 2010
Presenter: Maneesh Kumar
Title: “MicroRNAs and chronological life span of normal human fibroblasts”

March 11, 2010
Presenter: Dr. Kyle Brown
Title: “Iron Metabolism: Physiology and Pathophysiology”

March 18, 2010
Presenter: No Meeting – Spring Break

March 25, 2010
Presenter: Leena Chaudhuri
Title: Preferential turnover of MnSOD transcripts in PCB-treated human mammary epithelial cells


April 1, 2010

Presenter: Dr. Mike Schultz
Title: “Porphyrazines for Imaging and Photodynamic Therapy of Cancer”

April 8, 2010
Presenter: Ehab Sarsour
Title: "MnSOD a new molecular player of the “Warburg effect"

April 15, 2010
Presenter: Janice Wang
Title: “A Tale of Two Mitophagies: Parkin-Dependent and -Independent Pathways”

April 22, 2010
Presenter: Dr. Bill Sivitz
Title: “Diabetes, Mitochondrial ROS, and Targeted Coenzyme Q analogs”

April 29, 2010
Presenter: Weipeng Bian
Title: "Enzymatic Cooperation in the Peroxide Removal System"