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  • Chiu, S.-M., Xue, L.-Y., Lam, M., Rodriguez, M.E., Zhang, P., Kenney, M.E., Nieminen, A.-L., and Oleinick, N.L.  (2010) A requirement for bid for induction of apoptosis by photodynamic therapy with a lysosome- but not a mitochondrion-targeted photosensitizer. Photochem. Photobiol., Jun 14. [Epub ahead of print]

  • Quiogue, G., Saggu, S., Hung, H.-I., Kenney, M.E., Oleinick, N.L., Lemasters, J.J., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2009) Signaling from lysosomes enhances mitochondria-mediated photodynamic therapy in cancer cells.  Proc. Soc. Photo. Opt. Instrum. Eng. 7380, 1-8.

  • Rodriguez, M.E., Azizuddin, K., Chiu, S.-M., Xue, L.-Y., Zhang, P., Lam, M., Kenney, M.E., Nieminen, A.-L., and Oleinick, N.L. (2009) Structural factors and mechanisms underlying the improved photodynamic    cell killing with silicon phthalocyanine photosensitizers directed to lysosomes vs. mitochondria. Photochem. Photobiol. 85, 1189-1200.

  • Lemasters, J.J., Theruvath, T.P., Zhong, Z., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2009) Mitochondrial calcium and permeability transition in cell death. Biochim. Biophys. Acta 1787, 1395-1401.

  • Qanungo, S., Starke, D.W., Pai, H., Mieyal, J.J., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2007) Glutathione supplementation potentiates hypoxic apoptosis by S-glutathionylation of p65-NFkB. J. Biol. Chem. 282, 18427-18436.

  • Oleinick, N.L., Morris, R.L., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2007) Photodynamic Therapy-Induced Apoptosis. In Apoptosis, Senescence, and Cancer, D.A. Gewritz, S.E. Holt and S. Grant, Eds., Series on Cancer Drug Development, Humana Press, Inc., Totowa, NJ, 555-576.

  • Nieminen, A.-L., Qanungo, S., Schneider, E.A., Jiang, B.-H., and Agani, F.H. (2005) Mdm2 stimulates HIF-1 during hypoxia. J. Cell Physiol. 204, 364-369.

  • Wang, M. Qanungo, S., Crow, M., Watanabe, M., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2005) Apoptosis repressor with caspase recruitment domain is expressed in cancer cells and localizes to nuclei. FEBS Lett. 579, 2411-2415.

  • Qanungo, S., Wang, M., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2004) N-Acetyl-L-cysteine enhances apoptosis through inhibition of NFkB in mouse embryonic fibroblasts. J Biol Chem. 279, 50455-50464

  • Morris, R.L., Azizuddin, K., Lam, M., Berlin, J., Nieminen, A.-L., Kenney, M.E., Samia, A.C.S., Burda, C., and Oleinick, N.L. (2003) Fluorescence Resonance Energy Transfer (FRET) between the cardiolipin probe nonyl-acridine orange and the photosensitizer Pc 4. Cancer Res. 63, 5194-5197.

  • Lam, M., Oleinick, N.L., and Nieminen, A.-L. (2001) Photodynamic therapy-induced apoptosis in epidermoid carcinoma cells: Reactive oxygen species and mitochondrial inner membrane permeability. J. Biol. Chem. 276, 47379-47386.