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

Spring 2003

Contact: Tel 319-335-8018

January 23, 2003
Presenter: Maher Abdalla
Title: "Hepatitis C infection and hepatic expression of antioxidant enzymes, heme oxygenase-1 and iNOS"

January 30, 2003
Presenter: Sarita Menon
Title: "Regulatory role of SOD2 and cyclin D1 during thiol antioxidant induced G1 arrest."

February 6, 2003
Presenter: Ehab Sarsour
Title: " Cell Cycle dependent Induction of MnSOD in Telomerase Immortalized Human Fibroblasts"

February 13, 2003
Presenter: Xiaomei Zheng
Title: "Anticancer effect of adMnSOD, 3AT and BCNU combined"

February 20, 2003
Presenter: Gang Niu
Title: "Human sodium iodide symporter-A gene with dual functions as an imaging reporter and a cancer therapeutic"

February 27, 2003
Presenter: Wenqing Sun
Title: Addition of Superoxide or Nitric Oxide on Antitumor Effect of MnSOD plus BCNU

March 6, 2003
Presenter: Christine Weydert
Title: Modulation of Antioxidants in Human Cancer: The Role of Gene Therapy in

March 13, 2003
Presenter: Jingru Liu
Title: Suppression Of Pancreatic Cancer by Overexpressing Glutathione Peroxidase (GPX)

March 20, 2003
Spring Break (No Seminar)

March 27, 2003
Presenter: Hualei Li
Title: Mechanisms of AP-2 proteins to inhibit breast cancer cell growth

April 3, 2003
Presenter: Kimberly Krager
Title: Genetically Targeted Radiotherapy

April 10, 2003
Presenter: Lei Yu
Title: AP-2 alpha, a redox regulated transcription factor

April 17, 2003
Presenter: Ken Dornfeld, MD, and PhD
Title: "Cellular and mitochondrial survival following thymine depletion."

April 24, 2003
Presenter: Sharon Hu
Title: "Mechanisms of ALS-associated SOD1 mutant induced cell death: Possible disruption of cell cycle regulation"

May 1, 2003
Presenter: Ling Xiao
Title:"Role of hydrogen peroxide production on antitumor effect of MnSOD overexpression and combined with BCNU and BSO"

May 8, 2003
Presenter: Jun Luo
Title: "PDT-Mediated Inactivation Of Cellular Antioxidants Enhances The Cytotoxic Effect Of Ionizing Radiation and Oxidant-Generating Drugs"