Ling Li, BS, MS

Department of Radiation Oncology
Free Radical and Radiation Biology
B180 Med Labs
The University of Iowa
Iowa City, IA 52242-1101, USA
Work: 319-335-8241 or 319-335-8019
Fax: 319-335-8039








Spitz Lab



Zhu Y, Kalen AL, Li L, Lehmler HJ, Robertson LW, Goswami PC, Spitz DR, Aykin-Burns N. Polychlorinated-biphenyl-induced oxidative stress and cytotoxicity can be mitigated by antioxidants after exposure. Free Radic Biol Med. 2009; 47(12):1762-71.

Orcutt KP, Spitz DR, Dornfeld KJ, Simons AL. Cisplatin combined with zidovudine enhances cytotoxicity and oxidative stress in human head and neck cancer cells via a thiol-dependent mechanism. Free Radic Biol Med. 2009; 46(2):232-7.

Coleman MC, Asbury CR, Daniels D, Du J, Aykin-Burns N, Smith BJ, Li L, Spitz DR, Cullen JJ. 2-deoxy-D-glucose causes cytotoxicity, oxidative stress, and radiosensitization in pancreatic cancer. Free Radic Biol Med. 2008; 44(3):322-31.

de Toledo SM, Asaad N, Venkatachalam P, Li L, Howell RW, Spitz DR, Azzam EI. Adaptive responses to low-dose/low-dose-rate gamma rays in normal human fibroblasts: the role of growth architecture and oxidative metabolism. Radiat Res. 2006; 166(6):849-57.

Luo J, Li L, Zhang Y, Spitz DR, Buettner GR, Oberley LW, Domann FE. Inactivation of primary antioxidant enzymes in mouse keratinocytes by photodynamically generated singlet oxygen. Antioxid Redox Signal. 2006; 8(7-8):1307-14.

Weydert CJ, Waugh TA, Ritchie JM, Iyer KS, Smith JL, Li L, Spitz DR, Oberley LW. Overexpression of manganese or copper-zinc superoxide dismutase inhibits breast cancer growth. Free Radic Biol Med. 2006; 41(2):226-37.

Hadzic T, Li L, Cheng N, Walsh SA, Spitz DR, Knudson CM. The role of low molecular weight thiols in T lymphocyte proliferation and IL-2 secretion. J Immunol. 2005; 175(12):7965-72

Lewis A, Ough M, Li L, Hinkhouse MM, Ritchie JM, Spitz DR, Cullen JJ. Treatment of pancreatic cancer cells with dicumarol induces cytotoxicity and oxidative stress. Clin Cancer Res. 2004; 10(13):4550-8.

Lee YJ, Song YK, Song JJ, Siervo-Sassi RR, Kim HR, Li L, Spitz DR, Lokshin A, Kim JH. Reconstitution of galectin-3 alters glutathione content and potentiates TRAIL-induced cytotoxicity by dephosphorylation of Akt. Exp Cell Res. 2003; 288(1):21-34.

Lin X, Zhang F, Bradbury CM, Kaushal A, Li L, Spitz DR, Aft RL, Gius D. 2-Deoxy-D-glucose-induced cytotoxicity and radiosensitization in tumor cells is mediated via disruptions in thiol metabolism. Cancer Res. 2003; 63(12):3413-7.