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Lloyd Fleisher

Lloyd Fleisher

 

Professor of Pharmacology

B.A.: Brooklyn College, Brooklyn, New York, Biology, 1967.
Ph.D.: City University of New York, Mount Sinai Medical Center, 1977.

E-mail: lloyd_fleisher@ncsu.edu

 

Professional Experience:

7/77-8/78: Research Trainee, Institute of Psychiatric Research, Indiana University, Indianapolis, IN.
9/78-5/80: Research Fellow, Department of Pathology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY.
6/80-10/82: Research Associate, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY.
11/82-6/88: Assistant Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.
7/88-6/95: Associate Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.
7/95-present: Professor of Pharmacology, Department of Molecular Biomedical Sciences, College of Veterinary Medicine, North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC.

Research Area:

Dr. Fleisher is part of a team of researchers investigating the roles of iron, glutamate, and oxygen concentration on various biochemical pathways in the eye.

Selected Publications:

Harned, J., J.B. Ferrell, M.M. Lall, L.N. Fleisher, S. Nagar, M. Goralska, M.C. McGahan. 2010. Altered ferritin subunit composition changes iron metabolism in lens epithelial cells with downstream effects on glutathione levels and vascular endothelial growth factor secretion. Invest. Ophthalmol. Vis. Sci. 51:4437-46.

Goralska M, Nagar S, Colitz C, Fleisher L, McGahan M. 2009. Changes in ferritin H- and L-chains in canine lenses with age-related nuclear cataract Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci (Cover Article) ; 50:305-310.