NIEHS Environmental Toxicology Training Program at UTMB Journal Club Archive Activities Archive 2013 ActivitiesArchive2013_MainList ActivitiesArchive2013 2012-2013 Journal Club References Date Presenter Article(s)/Topic May 13, 2013 Courtney Cross Biological and epidemiological evidence of interaction of infant genotypes at Rs7205289 and maternal passive smoking in cleft palate. Li L, et al. 2011. Am J Med Genet Part A 155: 2940-2948. April 15, 2013 W. Ryan Miller (Arylthio)cyclopentenones derivatives prevent glutamate-induced HT22 cell death through a PPAR gamma-dependent pathway. Shibata S,et al. Brain Res. 2009 Nov 3; 1296:196-202. doi:10.1016/j.brainres. 2009.08.015. Epub 2009 Aug 15. March 18, 2013 Jason Herring Effects of benzene and its metabolites on global DNA methylation in human normal hepatic l02 cells. Hu J, et al. Environ Toxicol. 2011 Sep 23. doi: 10.1002/tox.20777. [Epub ahead of print] February 18, 2013 Nicole Bjorklund 4-Methylmethcathinone (Mephedrone): Neuropharmacological Effects of a Designer Stimulant of Abuse, by Hadlock, et al. January 14, 2013 Luke Koong Estrogenic activity of coumestrol, DDT, and TCDD in human cervical cancer cells. Ndebele K, et al. Int J Environ Res Public Health.2010 May;7(5):2045-56. doi: 10.3390/ijerph7052045. Epub 2010 May 4. December 10, 2012 Anita Reno Prenatal air pollution exposure induces neuroinflammation and predisposes offspring to weight gain in adulthood in a sex-specific manner. Bolton JL, Smith SH, Huff NC, Gilmour MI, Foster WM, Auten RL, Bilbo SD. FASEB J. 2012 Nov;26(11):4743-54. doi: 10.1096/fj.12-210989. Epub 2012 Jul 19. November 12, 2012 Dwayne Carter Baicalein (5,6,7-trihydroxyflavone) reduces oxidative stress-induced DNA damage by upregulating the DNA repair system. Kim KC, et al. Cell Biol Toxicol. 2012 Dec;28(6):421-33. doi: 10.1007/s10565-012-9233-y. Epub 2012 Sep 26. October 15, 2012 Dan Jackson Quercetin, resveratrol, and curcumin are indirect activators of the aryl hydrocarbon receptor (AHR). Mohammadi-Bardbori A, et al. Chem Res Toxicol. 2012 Sep 17;25(9):1878-84. doi: 10.1021/tx300169e. Epub 2012 Aug 28. September 11, 2012 Dr. Bill Ameredes A fare-thee-well wish to our former trainee and longtime associate Dr. Smitha Krishnan-Infante, and presentation of the attached paper, about reviewing papers. ActivitiesArchive-RightList RightPanel 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.