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

Spring 2002

Contact: Tel 319-335-8018

January 24, 2002
No seminar

January 31, 2002
Presenter: Maher Abdalla, FRRB
Title: "Hepatitis C infection, Oxidative Stress and Hepatic Expression of Antioxidant Enzymes"

February 02, 2002
Presenter: Dr. David Gius, MD, NCI/NIH, Bethesda
Title: "Cellular Redox and Cancer Cell Resistance to Therapy"

February 14, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Michael Mackey, Depts. Biomed Engineering & Radiology, The University of Iowa
Title: "The Large Scale Digital Cell Analysis System (LSDCAS) and its Use in the Quantitative Analysis of Cell Populations"

February 21, 2002
Presenter: Wenqing Sun, FRRB
Title: "Role of Superoxide Production on Antitumor Effect of MnSOD Overexpression and BCNU"

February 28, 2002
Presenter: Ling Li, FRRB
Title: "Metabolic Oxidative Stress and Cancer Therapy"

March 07, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Michael Freeman, Vanderbilt University, Knoxville, TN
Title: "Redox Sensitive Interaction Between KIAA0132 and Nrf2 Mediates Indomethacin-Induced Expression of g-Glutamylcysteine Synthetase"

March 14, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Gerene Denning, Dept Internal Medicine, The University of Iowa
Title: "Effects of Pseudomonas secretory factors on the host inflammatory response: Searching for the big picture"

March 21, 2002
Spring Break

March 28, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Prabhat Goswami, FRRB
Title: "Redox-signaling early in the cell cycle activates the G1-regulatory proteins"

April 04, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Fiorenza Ianzini, Department of Radiology, The University of Iowa
Title: "Radiation-induced Mitotic Catastrophe is p53 Dependent"

April 11, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Daniel Berg, Dept Internal Medicine, The University of Iowa

April 18, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Dhan V. Kalvakolanu, MD, University of Maryland, Baltimore
Title: "Novel Tumor Cell Death Pathways: Redox Factors as Death Regulators"

April 25, 2002
Presenter: Nick Khoo, FRRB
Title: "Regulation of Catalase Expression in Rat Astrocytes by Nuclear Hormone Receptors and Their Ligands"

May 02, 2002
Presenter: Christine Darby Weydert, FRRB
Title: "MnSOD-Sensitive p53-Independent G1-Delay in Human Breast Tumor Cells: Potential Role of Cyclin D1"

May 09, 2002
Presenter: Dr. Bill Sivitz, Dept. Internal Medicine, The University of Iowa
Title: "Mitochondrial uncoupling proteins: Metabolic role(s)"

June 02, 2002
Presenter: Eric E. Kelley, MS FRRB, PhD Thesis Defense Seminar
Title: "Induction of Endogenous Nitric Oxide Production Sensitizes Human Breast Cancer Cells to Photofrin® Photosensitization"

July 19, 2002
Presenter: Meredith Preuss, FRRB, PhD Thesis Defense Seminar
Title: "Oxidative Stress in Glioma Cells: The Role of Antioxidant Enzymes and Polyunsaturated Fatty Acids"