Seminars 77:207 and 77:208 in Free Radical and Radiation Biology Schedule

Spring 1996

Contact: Tel 319-335-8018

January 25, 1996
Presenter: Rugao Liu
Title: "Nitration of Tyrosine on CuZnSOD by Peroxynitrite Is Associated with the Reduction of SOD Activity In Vitro"

February 01, 1996
No Seminar

February 08, 1996
Presenter: Dr. Steven Hempel, Internal Medicine
Title: "Effects of Oxidants on Endothelial Cell Div. Pulmonary Medicine Prostaglandin Formation"

February 15, 1996
Presenter: Dr. Ernie Lam
Title: "The Promise of Adenovirus-Mediated MnSOD Gene Therapy for Oral Cancer"

February 22, 1996
Presenter: Yue Qian
Title: "The Efficiency of Iron-Oxygen Complexes in the Initiation of Free Radical Oxidation"

February 29, 1996
Presenter: Dr. John Kemp, Dept. Pathology
Title: "The Increasing Interest in Iron Deprivation as a Form of Cancer Treatment"

March 07, 1996
Presenter: Dr. Michael Cohen, Dept. Pathology
Title: "Tumor Immunologic Aspects of Prostate Cancer"

March 14, 1996
Presenter: Dr. Neil Kooy, Dept. Pediatrics
Title: "The Effects of Peroxynitrite on Vascular Function"

March 21, 1996

March 28, 1996
Presenter: Tracey Rae, Dept. Chemistry
Presenter: "Unique Structure and Reactivity at the Active Site of Mammalian Peroxidase Enzymes"

April 04, 1996
Presenter: Hannah Zhang
Title: "SOD/(GPx and CAT): The Balance Is Essential for Antioxidant Defense System"

April 11, 1996
Presenter: Yuanhui Huang
Title: "Potential Mechanisms Governing Transcriptional Regulation of the MnSOD Gene"

April 18, 1996
Presenter: Dr. Georgia Johnson, Dept. Periodontics College of Dentistry
Title: "Effects of Tobacco on Periodontal Tissues"

April 19, 1996
Presenter: Xiuying Zhang
Title: "Renin-Angiotensin-System: A Role in Radiation Nephropathy"

April 25, 1996
Presenter: Dr. Bode Olakanmi, Division of Cardiology Internal Medicine
Title: "Iron Sequestration by Myeloid Cells: A Mechanism of Reducing Oxidative Stress"

May 02, 1996
Presenter: Geoff Girnun
Title: "PUFAs Can Selectively Increase MnSOD Levels in Normal CNS-Derived Cells"