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Monthly Trainee Journal Club

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Date Presenter Article(s)/Topic
October 19, 2015 Jordan Speidel Patl, B.B, Kasneci, A., Bolt, A.M., Di Lalla, V., Di lorio, M.R., Raad, M., Mann, K.K., Chalifour, L.E. Chronic Exposure to Bisphenol A Reduces Successful Cardiac Remodeling After an Experimental Myocardial Infarction in Male C57bl/6n Mice. Toxicol Sci. 2015 Jul;146(1):101-15. doi: 10.1093/toxsci/kfv073. Epub 2015 Apr 9.
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November 16, 2015 Leo Aguilera-Aguirre Fukunaga, S., Kakehashi, A., Sumida, K., Asano, H., Gi, M., Wanibuchi, H. Integrative analyses of miRNA and proteomics identify potential biological pathways associated with onset of pulmonary fibrosis in the bleomycin rat model. Toxicol Appl Pharmacol. 2015 Aug 1;286(3):188-97. doi: 10.1016/j.taap.2015.04.014. Epub 2015 Apr 28.
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December 14, 2015 Andrea Dimet Qian , Z., Jing, H., Bo, C., Xue, S., Ruiming, Z., Qian, B., Hui, G., Yan, L., Baolai, Z., Changman, D., Dengqi, F., Jueying, K., Li, L., Hailei, L., Hongyu, L., Yi, D., Yinglan, Z., Xiaobo, C. Prenatal cocaine exposure impairs cognitive function of progeny via insulin growth factor II epigenetic regulation. Neurobiol Dis. 2015 Oct;82:54-65. doi: 10.1016/j.nbd.2015.05.014. Epub 2015 Jun 6.
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January 11, 2016 Olga Zolochevska Tong, M., Neusner, A., Longato, L., Lawton, M., Wands, J. R., & de la Monte, S. M. (2009). Nitrosamine Exposure Causes Insulin Resistance Diseases: Relevance to Type 2 Diabetes Mellitus, Non-Alcoholic Steatohepatitis, and Alzheimer's Disease. Journal of Alzheimer's Disease : JAD, 17(4), 827–844.
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February 8, 2016 Thomas James
Lee, I., Eriksson, P., Fredriksson, A., Buratovic, S., Viberg, H. Developmental neurotoxic effects of two pesticides: Behavior and neuroprotein studies on endosulfan and cypermethrin. Toxicology. 2015 Sep 1;335:1-10. doi: 10.1016/j.tox.2015.06.010. Epub 2015 Jul 2.
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March 21, 2016 Jose Aguirre Salim, S.Y., Jovel, J., Wine, E., Kaplan, G.G., Vincent, R., Thiesen, A., Barkema, H.W., Madsen, K.L.Exposure to ingested airborne pollutant particulate matter increases mucosal exposure to bacteria and induces early onset of inflammation in neonatal IL-10-deficient mice. Inflamm Bowel Dis. 2014 Jul;20(7):1129-38. doi: 10.1097/MIB.0000000000000066.
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May 9, 2016 Barbara Rolls Bahl, V., Shim, H.J., Jacob, P.3rd., Dias, K., Schick, S.F., Talbot, P. Thirdhand smoke: Chemical dynamics, cytotoxicity, and genotoxicity in outdoor and indoor environments. Toxicol In Vitro. 2016 Apr;32:220-31. doi: 10.1016/j.tiv.2015.12.007. Epub 2015 Dec 10.
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May 23, 2016 Karryanne Belanger Kumar, S., Lanckacker, E., Dentener, M., Bracke, K., Provoost, S., De Grove, K., Joos, G. (2016). Aggravation of Allergic Airway Inflammation by Cigarette Smoke in Mice Is CD44-Dependent. PLoS ONE, 11(3), e0151113.
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Undergraduate Toxicology Course

Toxicology Trainees and faculty teach a basic Toxicology course to undergraduates at Texas A&M University in Galveston during the spring semester.

Further information can be found at http://www.tamug.edu/.

National Meetings

When/Where Title/Presenter Details

March 22-26, 2015
San Diego Convention Center San Diego, California

Society of Toxicology 54th Annual Meeting http://www.toxicology.org/AI/MEET/AM2015/

March 23-27, 2014
Phoenix Convention Center Phoenix Arizona

Society of Toxicology 53rd Annual Meeting http://www.toxicology.org/ai/meet/am2014/
March 10-14, 2013
Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center San Antonio, TX
Society of Toxicology 52nd Annual Meeting http://www.toxicology.org/AI/MEET/AM2013/

May 17-22, 2013 Pennsylvania Convention Center Philadelphia, PA

2013 American Thoracic Society International Conference


Sept 21-25, 2013 Hyatt Regency Monterey
Monterey, CA
Environmental Mutagenesis and Genomics Society 44th Annual Meeting 2013 http://www.emgs-us.org/Content/Meetings/am.asp
October 17-18, 2013
Lubbock, Texas
Texas Tech University
2013 Lone Star Regional Chapter Society of Toxicology Meeting http://www.toxicology.org/isot/rc/lssot/meetings.asp

Pictures from the December 2010 Journal Club presented by Nicole Bjorklund

Environmental Toxicology Trainees (L to R): Tod Harper, Jazmin Ruiz, Luke Koong, and Barbara Rolls attending the journal club.