Seminar 77:207/FRRB:6000

in Free Radical and Radiation Biology Schedule Spring 2014

Contact: Tel 319-335-8015

May 1, 2014
Presenter: Somya Kapoor
Title: “GRP78-An Emerging Cell Surface Target for Molecular Imaging and Targeted Radionuclide Therapy in Cancer”

May 8, 2014
Presenter: Jessica Reedy
Title: “Glucose Transporter Targeted Imaging and Therapy for Metastatic Melanoma”

January 23, 2014
Change in location: BSB Aud 2, Watzeke and Time: 10:30am
Presenter: Anil Jaiswal, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, co-sponsored by MCB, Free Radical Cancer Biology Program, and HCCC (Prabhat Goswami, faculty host)
Title: “Nrf2 Signaling in Cell Survival and Cancer

January 30, 2014
Presenter: Janna C. Lawrence, MLIS, AHIP
Assistant Director, Hardin Library for the Health Sciences
Title: “The evolving landscape of scientific publishing, a librarian's perspective”

February 6, 2014
Presenter: Claire Doskey
Title: “The Advantages of Expressing the Dose of Xenobiotics as Moles per Cell in Cell Culture Experiments”

Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Webinar at 12pm  in B180 ML Conference Room

Free Radical School Webinar: Presenter: Thomas Leto, Ph.D., NIH, NIAID
Title: “Roles of Nox Family NADPH Oxidases in Redox-based Innate Immune Responses”

February 20, 2014
Presenter: Cancelled

February 27, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Netanya Spencer
Title: “From Electron Spin Resonance to CRISPR Genome Editing: Unraveling Nuclear NOX4/G6PD-Mediated Redox Signaling Pathways”

Wednesday, March 6, 2014
The Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program will not hold a seminar during its regularly scheduled time slot on Thursday, March 6.

Rather we will be attending the following two seminars the week of March 3:Title: “Nitric Oxide is an Epigenetic Regulator of Cancer”
When: Monday, March 3, 2014, 4:00 pm
HCCC & HOBMT Grand Rounds
Seminar presented by: Free Radical Cancer Biology Program
Speaker: Douglas D. Thomas, Ph.D.
Associate Professor
Department of Medicinal Chemistry & Pharmacognosy
University of Illinois at Chicago
Where: Medical Alumni Auditorium, E331 GH

Title:  “The Reproductive Plasticity of Planarians” 
When: Thursday, March 6, 2014, 4:00 pm
Seminar, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology 
Speaker: Alejandro Sanchez Alvarado, Ph.D.
Howard Hughes Medical Institute Investigator
Stowers Institute
(co-sponsored with the Holden Comprehensive Cancer Center)
Where: 1289 CBRB  

March 13, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Garry R. Buettner
Title: “Adventitious Iron, Labile Iron: Consequences in Redox  Biology”

March 20, 2014 -- SPRING BREAK, No seminar

March 27, 2014
Presenter: John Lafin
Title: “An Age-Associated Decline in Fibroblast Antioxidant Capacity Promotes Epithelial Cancer Cell Proliferation”

April 3, 2014
Presenter: Dr. Ehab Sarsour
Title: “Stromal Aging, Pancreatic Cancer Cell Proliferation and Therapy Response”

April 10, 2014
Change in room location: Aud 3 BSB
Presenter: Jeffrey (Chao) He
Title: “Fibrosis development requires mitochondrial Cu,Zn-SOD-mediated macrophage polarization”

April 17, 2014
Presenter: Wusheng Xiao
Title: “Mitochondrial complex II activity regulates PCB-quinone induced toxicity”

April 24, 2014
The Free Radical and Radiation Biology Program will not hold a seminar during its regularly scheduled time slot on Thursday, April 24, 2014.
Rather we will be attending the following seminar:

Title: “The Regulation of Metabolism by Insulin and Glucagon”
When: Thursday, April 24, 2014, 12:00 pm
Research Week
Speaker: Morris J. Birnaum, M.D., Ph.D.
Willard and Rhoda Ware Professor of Diabetes and Metabolic Disease
Institute for Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism
Perelman School of Medicine
University of Pennsylvania
Where: Prem Sahai Auditorium (1110 MERF)