Program Alumni

Name Thesis title Advisor Current employer/institution
Xi Chen
M.S.
2011

Gluthathione Suppresses the Autoxidation of 2,5-Dihydroxy-4- Chlorobiphenyl

Garry Buettner, Ph.D. SUNY, Buffalo
Kiran Dhakal Kiran Dhakal
Ph.D.
2014

Urinary sulfate conjugates are markers of inhalation exposure to 4-chlorobiphenyl (PCB3)

Larry Robertson, Ph.D. Principle Diagnostics
Claire Doskey Claire Doskey
Ph.D.
2016

Towards Absolute Quantitation in Cell Culture: Expression of Dose of Xenobiotics and Capacity of Cells to Remove H2O2 with Implications to Pharmacological Ascorbate in Cancer Therapy

Garry Buettner, Ph.D. Michigan State University
Chet Duda Chet Duda
M.S.
2012

The Effect of Low Dose Radiation on Lymphomagenesis in a Bax Over Expressing Mouse Model (full text)

Douglas Spitz, Ph.D.
Sabah picture Sabah Enayah
Ph.D.
2016

Heavy Metals, Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs) and Toxicities in Iowa Construction Workers

Laurence Fuortes, M.D. Thi Qar University
Elise Fletcher
M.S.
2012

Epidermal growth factor receptor inhibition induces Interleukin-6 via NADPH oxidase enzymes in head and neck cancer

Andrean L. Simons-Burnett, PhD Wheaton Industries
Fabian Grimm Fabian Grimm
Ph.D.
2014

Toxicological and Therapeutic Implications of Interactions Between Polychlorinated Biphenyl Sulfates and Human Transthyretin full text

Michael Duffel, Ph.D. Texas A and M
Xin Hu Xin Hu
Ph.D.
2013

Distribution, Elimination and Toxicity assessment of Semi-volatile Polychlorobiphenyls (PCBs) after Inhalation Exposure

Peter Thorne, Ph.D. Emory University
James Jacobus James Jacobus
Ph.D.
2009

Exploring novel interactions between 4-chlorobiphenyl and deoxyribonucleic acids at the organismal, cellular, and molecular level 

Larry Robertson, Ph.D. Research Scientist / Environmental Toxicologist, Health Risk Assessment Unit, Minnesota Department of Health
Brita Kilburg Brita Kilburg
Ph.D.
2015

“Validation of Electrostatic Dust Collectors (EDCs) as Effective Passive Samplers”

Peter Thorne, Ph.D. Brody School Of Medicine, East Carolina University
Jong Sung Kim Jong Sung Kim
Ph.D.
2011

Evaluating pulmonary toxicity of engineered metal-based nanoparticles using in vivo and in vitro models (full-text)

 

Peter Thorne, Ph.D. Assistant Professor and Director of HERC at Dalhousie University, Canada
William Klaren William Klaren
Ph.D.
2016

Assessment of hepatic micronutrients disruption and the hepatotoxicity of 3,3’,4,4’,5-pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB126)

Larry Robertson, Ph.D. Texas A&M
WenXin Koh WenXin Koh
Ph.D.
2015

“Polychlorinated Biphenyls and Their Hydroxylated Metabolites in Human Serum from Urban and Rural Cohorts in the United States”

Keri Hornbuckle, Ph.D.
Preethi Krishnan Preethi Krishnan
M.S.
2011

Spectral binding of multiple ortho substituted polychlorinated biphenyls and their 5-hydroxy metabolites to microsomal cytochrome P450 enzymes
(full-text)

Hans-Joachim Lehmler, Ph.D. Gilead Sciences
Ian Lai Ian Lai
Ph.D.
2011

Using Dietary Strategies to Explore Mechanisms of Hepatic Toxicity  Caused by 3,3',4,4',5 Pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB 126) in an Animal Model

Larry Robertson, Ph.D. Stanford University
Miao Li
Ph.D.
2015

“Protein Adducts and Crosslinking by Reactive Metabolites of Polychlorinated Biphenyls (PCBs)”

Gabriele Ludewig, Ph.D. Kansas State University
Cunxian Ma Cunxian Ma
M.S.
2014

Tentative identification of OH-PCB95 metabolites in whole poplar plants by a combination of chromatographic and spectrometry techniques full text

Jerald Schnoor, Ph.D. Worldwide Clinical Trials, Inc.
Kranti Mapuskar Kranti Mapuskar
Ph.D.
2013

The Role of Sirtuin 3 in Regulating Mitochondrial Superoxide Metabolism in Response to Ionizing Radiation in Mouse Embryonic Fibroblasts

 

Douglas Spitz, Ph.D. The University of Iowa
Andrew Nelson Andrew Nelson
Ph.D.
2016

Naturally Occurring Radioactive Materials Associated with Unconventional Drilling for Natural Gas

Michael K. Schultz Sandia National Laboratories
Senthilkumar PK Senthilkumar PK
Ph.D.
2012

Telomerase and telomere dysregulation in polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB) exposed human skin keratinocytes

Gabriele Ludewig, Ph.D. NIOSH
Laura Badtke Laura Badtke
Ph.D.
2014

The influence of gene polymorphisms, modifiable lifestyle factors, and toxicants on the protective effects of the paraoxonase genes. full-text

Gabriele Ludewig, Ph.D. Complete HealthVizion
Xiaoyan Qin Xiaoyan Qin
Ph.D.
2014

Oxidative and Electrophilic Structural Modification and Catalytic Regulation of Human Hydroxysteroid Sufotransferase 2A1 (hSULT2A1)

Michael Duffel, Ph.D. East China Normal University
Hua  Shen Hua Shen
Ph.D.
2011

Responses of Paraoxonase 1 to Dioxin-like PCB 126 (3 ,3’, 4, 4’, 5-pentachlorobiphenyl): Mechanisms and Consequences

Gabriele Ludewig, Ph.D. Shell Oil
Lei Shi
M.S.
2013

How does catalase attenuate fibrosis while increasing inflammation?

Larry Robertson, Ph.D.
Arya Sobhakumari Arya Sobhakumari
Ph.D.
2013

NOX4 mediates cytoprotective autophagy induced by the EGFR inhibitor erlotinib in head and neck cancer cells

Andrean L. Simons-Burnett, PhD UC Davis
Aditya Stanam Aditya Stanam
Ph.D.
2016

Inflammatory Cytokine Signaling Contribute to Erlotinib Resistance in Head and Neck Cancer

Andrean L. Simons-Burnett, PhD Prime Healthcare Management
Thomas van't Erve Thomas van't Erve
Ph.D.
2013

Discoveries on the Storage of Red Blood Cells and the Exposure of Cells in Culture to Xenobiotics

Garry Buettner, Ph.D. NIEHS
Sabine Vorrink Sabine Vorrink
Ph.D.
2014

Regulatory Crosstalk and Interference between the PCB 126 Stimulated AhR and Hypoxia Stimulated HIF-1α Signaling Pathways full text

Karolinska Institutet
Bingxuan (Gabrielle) Wang Bingxuan (Gabrielle) Wang
Ph.D.
2011

Mechanistic Studies of the Toxicities of the Aryl hydrocarbon Receptor Agonist PCB126

Gabriele Ludewig, Ph.D. ToxServices
Xiaofeng Wang Xiaofeng Wang
Ph.D.
2013

Population Pharmacokinetics and Exposure Toxicity Analysis of Vatalanib in Patients with Myelodysplastic Syndromes

Daryl J. Murry, Pharm.D. FDA
Orarat Wangpradit Orarat Wangpradit
Ph.D.
2011

Prostaglandin H Synthase Catalyzes the Oxidation of 4-Chlorobiphenyl Metabolites, and In Vivo Effects on Prostaglandin Production

Larry Robertson, Ph.D. Sirindhorn College of Public Health,
Xing Xin Xing Xin
Ph.D.
2015

Effects of Polychlorinated Biphenyls(PCBs) on Telomere Maintenance in Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Progenitor Cells

Jerald Schnoor, Ph.D.
Angelique Eslami Angelique Eslami
M.S.
2009

Free Radical Studies on Mono-, Di-, and Tri-Hydroxyl Substituted Benzene Rings

Garry Buettner, Ph.D.