Free Radical Journal Club

The University of Iowa

Semester 2014

11:30-12:30 pm, Mondays

Room B180, Med Labs

Contact: garry-buettner@uiowa.edu Tel 319/335-6749


April 28, 2014
Presenter: Somya Kapoor
Paper: Mahmood DF, Abderrazak A, El Hadri K, Simmet T, Rouis M. (2013) The thioredoxin system as a therapeutic target in human health and disease. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2013 Oct 10;19(11):1266-303. PMID: 23244617
[DOI Link, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1089/ars.2012.4757]

January 27, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Garry R. Buettner
Paper: Liu D, Fernandez BO, Hamilton A, Lang NN, Gallagher JM, Newby DE, Feelisch M, Weller RB. (2014)  UVA irradiation of human skin vasodilates arterial vasculature and lowers blood pressure independently of nitric oxide synthase. J Invest Dermatol. Jan 20. http://dx.doi.org/10.1038/jid.2014.27   [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 24445737 

February 10, 2014
Presenter: John Lafin
Paper: Legrain Y, Touat-Hamici Z, Chavatte L. Interplay between Selenium Levels, Selenoprotein Expression and Replicative Senescence in WI-38 Human Fibroblasts. J Biol Chem. 2014 Jan 14. [Epub ahead of print]. PMID:24425862
[DOI Link, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1074/jbc.M113.526863]

February 24, 2014
Presenter: Madelyn Espinosa
Paper: Wu YL, Lin AH, Chen CH, Huang WC, Wang HY, Liu MH, Lee TS, Ru Kou Y. Glucosamine attenuates cigarette smoke-induced lung inflammation by inhibiting ROS-sensitive inflammatory signaling. Free Radic Biol Med. 2014 Jan 28. pii: S0891-5849(14)00039-2. PMID:24486342
[DOI Link, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2014.01.026]

March 10, 2014
Presenter: Claire Doskey
Paper: Go YM, Roede JR, Orr M, Liang Y, Jones DP. Integrated Redox Proteomics and Metabolomics of Mitochondria to Identify Mechanisms of Cd Toxicity. Toxicological Sciences. 2014 Feb 13; Epub ahead of print. PMID: 24496640
[DOI Link, http://dx.doi.org/doi:10.1093/toxsci/kfu018 ]

March 17, 2014
Presenter: Spring Break, No Journal Club

March 31, 2013, CANCELLED
Presenter: Kyle Kloepping
Paper: Gusarov I, Gautier L, Smolentseva O, Shamovsky I, Eremina S, Mironov A, Nudler E. Bacterial nitric oxide extends the lifespan of C. elegans. Cell. 2013 Feb 14;152(4):818-30. PMID: 23415229
[DOI Link, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2012.12.043]

April 14, 2014
Presenter: Jessica Reedy
Paper: Rees MD, Maiocchi SL, Kettle AJ, Thomas SR. Mechanism and Regulation of Peroxidase-Catalyzed Nitric Oxide Consumption in Physiological Fluids: Critical Protective Actions of Ascorbate and Thiocyanate. Free Rad. Biol. Med. 2014 April 4
[DOI Link, http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.freeradbiomed.2014.03.037 ]