Program/Schedule

All times are listed in Central Time (CT)

Thursday, May 13th

SfRBM & MCW Redox Biology Symposium

8:45am - 9:00 am
Welcome 

Session I: Immunology and Inflammation

9:00 am - 9:30 am
Title: TBD
John A. Corbett, PhD - Medical College of Wisconsin

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Gaseous intoxication by invasive bacteria
Rodney Willoughby, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

10:00 am - 10:30 am
Mitochondria-targeted OXPHOS inhibitors promote anti-cancer immunity
Michael B. Dwinell, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Coffee Break & Visit Virtual Exhibits

Session II: Redox Signaling

10:45 am - 11:15 am
The redox path: from chemical tools to cancer theranostics
Cristina M Furdui, PhD, Wake Forest School of Medicine

11:15 am - 11:45 am
Redox signaling in platelets promotes a pro-thrombotic phenotype
Roy L. Silverstein, MD, Medical College of Wisconsin

11:45 am - 12:15 pm
Targeting nitrophyridine to mitochondria in cancer cells - bioenergetics and redox effects
Jacek Zielonka, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

12:15 pm - 1:30 pm
Break & Visit Virtual Exhibits

Session III: Selected Talks from Abstracts

1:30 pm - 2:45 pm
TBA

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm
Coffee Break - Visit Virtual Exhibits

Session IV: Epigenetics

3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
CD38 links inflammaging and NAD metabolism
Eduardo N. Chini, MD, PhD, Mayo Clinic 

4:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Epigenetic regulation of inflammatory transcription through bromodomain inhibition
Brian Smith, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin


Friday, May 14th

Session V: Redox Systems

9:00 am - 9:30 am
Mn porphyrin-based anticancer drugs and normal tissue radioprotectants - from SOD mimicking to thiol signaling to clinical trials
Ines Batinic-Haberle, PhD, Duke University School of Medicine

9:30 am - 10:00 am
Chemical probes for reactive sulfur species
Ming Xian, PhD, Washington State University

10:00 am - 10:30 am
'Not-so-vulnerable' beta-cell: resistance to oxidative damage relies on thioredoxin reductase
Jennifer Stancil, PhD, Medical College of Wisconsin

10:30 am - 10:45 am
Coffee Break - Visit E-Posters

Session VI: Poster Session

10:45 am – 12:30 pm
Poster Presentations

12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
Visit Sponsors & Exhibitors

Session VII: Keynote Presentation

2:00 pm - 2:30 pm
Novel mechanisms of immune activation by oxidation
David G. Harrison, MD - Vanderbilt University Medical Center

2:30 pm - 2:45 pm
Concluding Remarks

2:45 pm
Adjourn