SU professor elected 'Fellow' in international science group
- 11/13/2013 -
Rao M Uppu, a professor and director of the Environmental Toxicology
Ph.D. program at Southern University Baton Rouge, has recently been
elected as a "Fellow" of the Academy of Toxicological Sciences (ATS).
Uppu, a longtime member of the Society of Toxicology, has been recognized for his work in the areas of ozone-mediated oxidations, oxidative and nitrosative stress, and cell signaling. His major accomplishments are modeling and unraveling of enzymatic hydrogen transfer, biological nitration, and cell signaling by "ozone-specific" oxysterols.