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

Spring 2004

Contact: Tel 319-335-8018

January 22, 2004
Presenter: Freya Schafer - Special Topics
Title: Mind Mapping: a technique to improve learning, note taking and grant/paper writing

January 29, 2004
Presenter: Christine Weydert
Title: Modulation of Antioxidants in Cancer Cells:The Role of SOD Gene
Therapy in Treatment

February 5, 2004
Presenter: Wenqing Sun
Title: Effect of the Addition of Superoxide on the Antitumor Combination
of AdMnSOD plus BCNU

February 12, 2004
Presenter: Sarita Menon
Title: Regulatory role of MnSOD and Cyclin D1 during thiol antioxidant induced G1 arrest

February 19, 2004
Presenter: Lingjie Zhao
Title: "Decreasing S-PhGPx and/or Prx III expression by
antisense oligonucleotides sensitize MCF-7 cells to oxidative anticancer

February 26, 2004
Presenter: Dr. Jonathan Bock, Otolaryngology
Title: “NSAIDs induce cell cycle phase-specific toxicity in squamous cell carcinoma of the head and neck”

March 4, 2004
Presenter: Dr. Mike VanRollins, Radiation Oncology
Title: “Fatty acid epoxides in humans: in vivo markers of oxidative stress?”

March 11, 2004
Presenter: Jingru Liu
Title: “Role of glutathione peroxidase in the suppression of the malignant phenotype”

March 18, 2004
Spring Break (No Seminar)

March 25, 2004
Presenter: Sharon Hu
Title: “Mechanisms Of SOD1 Mutant-Induced Death: Possible Disruption Of Cell Cycle Regulation”

April 1, 2004
Presenter: Ling Xiao
Title: Antitumor effect of MnSOD combined with glutatione modulators

April 8, 2004
Presenter: Zhen Gao
Title: CuZnSOD and Radiation induced G2-delay in glioma Cells

April 15, 2004
Presenter: Gang Niu
Title: The Role of Human Sodium Iodide Symporter (hNIS) as a Reporter Gene for Non-invasive Detection of Gene Transfer and Expression

April 22, 2004
Presenter: Lei Yu
Title: AP-2 a UVA sensitive transcription factor

April 29, 2004
Presenter: Hualei Li
Title: The mechanisms of AP-2 alpha and AP-2 gamma in tumor suppression

May 6, 2004
Presenter: Ehab Sarsour