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Friday Seminar Series

Hosted by Research

Friday, January 27 at 12:00 PM
Des Moines University, Student Education Center (SEC) 115, Des Moines, IA, 50312 Show Map

Endothelial regulation of vascular smooth muscle cell function via calmodulin

Mike Stencel

MSBS – 2015, Des Moines University


  1. Gain awareness of the intracellularnetwork of calmodulin and how it affects cell functions.
  2. Gain a better understanding of the interaction between the vascular endothelium and vascular smooth muscle via a novel model for studies of intercellular interactions.

Statin and Chemotherapeutic Drug Combination Therapy on an Aggressive Natural Killer Cell Leukemia

Austin Henslee

MSBS – 2015, Des Moines University


  1. Consider possible positive benefits from the addition of statins towards the treatment of Aggressive Natural Killer Cell Leukemia.
  2. Acquire information on NK cells involved in innate immunity and the process of NK cell cytotoxicity.

For questions, contact DMU Continuing Medical Education at cme@dmu.edu or 515-271-1541.

Disclosure statement

Everyone in a position to control the content of this educational activity will disclose to the CME provider and to attendees all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. They will also disclose if any pharmaceuticals or medical procedures and devices discussed are investigational or unapproved for use by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA). Determination of educational content for this program and the selection of speakers are responsibilities of the program director. Firms providing financial support did not have input in these areas.

CME credit

AOA: Des Moines University Continuing Education and the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for a maximum of 1.0 hour of AOA Category 2-A CME credits.

Other: Attendees will be awarded 1.0 hour of continuing education credit.