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PERSONAL DATA

Gender male
Job title Professor
Department Pharmacology
Institution
Midwestern University, Department of Pharmacology ( MWU)
Downers Grove Campus 555 31st Street Downers Grove IL 60515
Address
555 31st Street
Downers Grove
Illinois
60515
Regions Sea of Azov
Tel / (630) / 515-6951
Fax / (630) / 515-6295
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Website http://marinepharmacology.midwestern.edu/
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PROFESSIONAL DATA

Degree Ph.D.
Job type Teaching/Education
Research Area(s) Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products , Marine Biotechnology, Marine Products
Research Activities My research is in the area of marine pharmacology and toxicology, specifically immunopharmacology and immunotoxicology. A list of my recent publications is available in PUBMED using the keywords MAYER AM. I am also the Editor-in-Chief of the open access journal MARINE DRUGS. The website is http://www.mdpi.com/journal/marinedrugs

German, Portuguese
Research Region 36, South Atlantic
PUBLICATIONS (as reported by Alejandro MAYER)

65. Mayer, A. M. S., E. Avilés and A. D. Rodríguez. Marine sponge Hymeniacidon sp. amphilectane metabolites potently inhibit rat brain microglia thromboxane B2 generation. Biorganic and Medicinal Chemistry 20: 279 ? 282, 2012. 66. Mayer, A.M.S., A.D. Rodríguez, O.Taglialatela-Scafati and N. Fusetani. Marine pharmacology in 2009-11: Marine Compounds with Antibacterial, Antidiabetic, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Antiprotozoal, Antituberculosis, and Antiviral Activities; affecting the Immune and Nervous Systems, and other Miscellaneous Mechanisms of Action. Marine Drugs 11: 2510-2573, 2013. 67. K. A. El Sayed, A.I. Foudah, A.M.S. Mayer, A. M. Crider and D. Song. Synthesis, microbial transformation, and pharmacological evaluation of 4,5-dihydronaphtho[2,1-b]furna-2-ones and related analogues. Medicinal Chemistry Communication (Wiley) 4: 1231-1238, 2013. 68. C. Jiménez-Romero, A.M.S. Mayer and A.D. Rodríguez. Dactyloditerpenol acetate, a new prenylbisabolane-type diterpene from Aplysia dactylomela with strong anti-neuroinflammatory activity. Bioorganic & Medicinal Chemistry Letters 24: 344-348, 2014. 69. Mayer, A.M.S., M. L. Hall, M. Holland, C. De Castro, A. Molinaro, M. Aldulescu, J. Frenkel, L. Ottenhoff, D. Rowley and J. Powell. Vibrio vulnificus M06-24/O lipopolysaccharide stimulates superoxide anion, thromboxane B2, matrix metalloproteinase-9, cytokine and chemokine release by rat microglia in vitro. Marine Drugs 12:1732-1756, 2014.
64. Mayer, A.M.S., A.D. Rodriguez, R. Berlinck and N. Fusetani. Marine pharmacology in 2007-8: Marine Compounds with Antibacterial, Anticoagulant, Antifungal, Anti-inflammatory, Antiprotozoal, Antituberculosis, and Antiviral Activities; affecting the Immune and Nervous Systems , and other Miscellaneous Mechanisms of Action. Comparative Biochemistry and Physiology Part C, 153: 191-222, 2011.
63. A.M.S. Mayer, K.B. Glaser, C. Cuevas, R. S. Jacobs, W. Kem, R. D. Little, J. M. McIntosh, D. Newman, B. C. Potts and D. E. Shuster. The Odyssey of Marine Pharmaceuticals: a current Pipeline perspective. Trends in Pharmacological Sciences 31(6): 255-265, 2010.
65. Mayer, A.M.S., J. Clifford, M. Aldulescu, J. Frenkel, M. L. Hall, K. B. Glaser, and J. Berry Cyanobacterial Microcystis aeruginosa lipopolysaccharide elicits release of superoxide anion, thromboxane B2, cytokines, chemokines, and matrix metalloproteinase-9 by rat microglia. Toxicological Sciences, 121(1): 63-72, 2011.

Group(s): GLODIR
Created: 1999-07-14 Last Updated: 2015-05-19 by Alejandro MAYER