Section I. Hypoxia-inducible factor
Chapter 1 HIF PAS domains: structure and function Thomas H. Scheuermann, Jinsong Yang, Lei Zhang, Kevin H. Gardner, and Richard K. Bruick
Structure-function analysis of HIF
Chaper 3 HIF Prolyl Hydroxylase: Purification and Assays of PHD2 Kirsty S. Hewitson, Christopher J. Schofield, Peter J. Ratcliffe
Chapter 4 Determination and modulation of prolyl-4-hydroxylase domain (PHD) oxygen sensor activity Renato Wirthner, Kuppusamy Balamurugan, Daniel P. Stiehl, Sandra Barth, Patrick Spielmann, Felix Oehme, Ingo Flamme, Dörthe M. Katschinski, Roland H. Wenger and Gieri Camenisch
Chapter 5 Characterisation of ankyrin-repeat containing proteins as substrates of the asparaginyl hydroxylase Factor Inhibiting HIF (FIH-1). Sarah Linke, Rachel J. Hampton-Smith, Daniel J. Peet
Chapter 6 Transgenic Models to Understand HIF Function Andrew Doedens and Randall S. Johnson
Chapter 7 The Silencing Approach of the Hypoxia Signalling Pathway" Edurne Berra and Jacques Pouyssegur
Chapter 8 Cellular and developmental adaptations to hypoxia; a Drosophila perspective Nuria Magdalena Romero, Andrés Dekanty, Pablo Wappner
Section II. Erythropoietin
Chapter 9 Constitutively overexpressed erythropoietin reduces infarct size in a mouse model of permanent coronary artery ligation Giovanni G. Camici, Thomas Stallmach, Matthias Hermann, Rutger Hassink, Peter Doevendans, Beat Grenacher, Alain Hirschy, Johannes Vogel, Thomas F. Lüscher, Fr
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Helmut Sies is an Honorary Member of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. He received an Honorary Ph.D. from the University of Buenos Aires, Argentina in 1996. Dr. Sies is a member of the Northrhine-Westphalian Academy of Sciences, Germany, and a Corresponding Member of both the Academy of Sciences of Heidelberg, Germany, and the Academy of Medicine, Buenos Aires, Argentina. He has received many awards and prizes, including the FEBS Anniversary Prize awarded by the Federation of European Biochemical Societies, 1978; the Distinguished Foreign Scholar award, MASUA, 1985; the Silver Medal, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, 1986; the Ernst Jung Preis fur Medizin, 1988; the Claudius-Galenus-Preis, 1990; and the ISFE-Preis, 1994. Dr. Sies sereves on the editorial board and advisory committee for twelve journals, has edited numerous books, and has published more than 400 original articles and chapters. He received his M.D. at the University of Munich in 1967 and currently serves as Full Professor and Chairman of the Department of Physiological Chemistry at the University of Düsseldorf.
Institut Fur Physiologische Chemie, Germany