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Expert in Blood Free Radicals, Thrombosis

Expert ID: 720642 Minnesota, USA

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As a hematologist, Expert has a vested interest and experiential expertise in the underlying causes of pathological blood clotting. He especially focuses on blood elements such as platelets and white blood cells, and vascular endothelial cells.

For several years, Expert was involved with research and the clinical use of fluorocarbons as blood substitutes, and studied the efficacy and toxicity of several fluorocarbon emulsions. He also is familiar with hemoglobin-based blood substitutes.

Expert has examined oxygen radical mediated endothelial injury for several years. Most recently, he has been interested in using iron as a catalyst for this injury, and in the mechanisms of cellular protection against it. He has published several papers on oxygen radicals, iron, and antioxidants.

For over 19 years, Expert has grown endothelial cells in culture, and has studied extensively their biology as it

Expert's expertise also includes bone marrow transplants. He has been involved in this area for 19 years, and has experience related to both allogenic and autologous bone marrow transplants.

Expert is knowledgeable of viruses as etiologic agents in the development of atherosclerosis. He is also familiar with the oxidation of LDL cholesterol, and is especially well-versed in antioxidant agents which prevent atherosclerosis.

Expert has expertise in sickle cell anemia ani it's vascular disease.

Expert may consult nationally and internationally, and is also local to the following cities: Minneapolis, Minnesota - Saint Paul, Minnesota - Rochester, Minnesota - Burnsville, Minnesota - Saint Cloud, Minnesota - Eden Prairie, Minnesota - Minnetonka, Minnesota - Eau Claire, Wisconsin

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Education

Year Degree Subject Institution
Year: 1976 Degree: MD Subject: Medicine Institution: University of Illinois - College of Medicine
Year: 1972 Degree: BS Subject: Psychology Institution: University of Illinois-Urban

Work History

Years Employer Title Department Responsibilities
Years: 1994 to Present Employer: Undisclosed Title: Professor Department: DEPARTMENT OF MEDICINE, HEMATOLOGY DIVISION Responsibilities:
Years: 1988 to 1994 Employer: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA Title: Associate Professor Department: Responsibilities:
Years: 1982 to 1988 Employer: UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA Title: Associate Professor Department: Responsibilities:

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