Gregor Luthe, PhD - University of Iowa

Gregor Luthe

PhD

University of Iowa

Gronau, NRW | Germany

Gregor Luthe, PhD - University of Iowa

Gregor Luthe

PhD

Introduction

Gregor Luthe is a German chemist, toxicologist and nanotechnologist. He is especially known for his work on toxicology of PCBs and PBDEs.

Primary Affiliation: University of Iowa - Gronau, NRW , Germany

Research Interests:

Education

Feb 2012
Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Enschede, NL
Professor of Nanotechnology
2012-2015
Sep 2010
Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Enschede, NL
Senior Lecturer
2010-2012
Sep 2007
Jacobs University Bremen, DE
Lecturer
2007-2008
Sep 2007
University of Iowa, IA, US
Visiting Professor Human Toxicology
Feb 2007
University of Hawaii at Hilo, US
Lecturer
2007
Sep 2005
University of California, Berkeley, CA, US
Toxicology
2005
Sep 2005
University of Iowa, IA, US
Toxicology
2005-2007
Aug 2002
NTNU, Trondheim
Senior Researcher
2002-2005
Jul 2002
VU University Amsterdam
PhD. Chemistry
1996-2003, Thesis on "Monofluorinated PAHs: Standards for Environmental Analysis and Mechanistic Studies"
Jul 1996
Saxion University of Applied Sciences, Enschede, NL
Lecturer Chemistry
1996-2010
Jul 1995
University of Münster, DE
Chemistry Diploma
1990-1995, Thesis on "Fluorinated Analoga of Polycyclic Aromatic Hydrocarbon Compounds as Internal Standards in High Pressure Liquid Chromatography"

Experience

Jul 2005
Feodor Lynen Research Scholarship of the Alexander von Humboldt Foundation
Scholar
training as a toxicologist at the University of California, Berkeley and the University of Iowa, USA
Jul 2002
Marie Curie Fellow of the EU
Scholar
2002-2005; post doctorate research at the NTNU

Publications

16Publications

193Reads

244Profile Views

Nanoparticular surface-bound PCBs, PCDDs, and PCDFs-a novel class of potentially higher toxic POPs.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2017 May 4;24(14):12758-12766. Epub 2016 Mar 4.

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, The University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa City, IA, 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-016-6211-6DOI Listing
May 2017
15 Reads
2.828 Impact Factor

PCDDs, PCDFs, and PCBs co-occurrence in TiO2 nanoparticles.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2016 Mar 6;23(5):4837-43. Epub 2015 Nov 6.

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, The University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa City, IA, 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-5628-7DOI Listing
March 2016
22 Reads
2.828 Impact Factor

PAMAM dendrimers as nano carriers to investigate inflammatory responses induced by pulmonary exposure of PCB metabolites in Sprague-Dawley rats.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2016 Feb 24;23(3):2128-37. Epub 2015 Sep 24.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, The University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa City, IA, 52242, USA.

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http://link.springer.com/10.1007/s11356-015-5022-5
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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-5022-5DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4803647PMC
February 2016
18 Reads
2.828 Impact Factor

Breaking the dogma: PCB-derived semiquinone free radicals do not form covalent adducts with DNA, GSH, and amino acids.

Environ Sci Pollut Res Int 2016 Feb 23;23(3):2138-47. Epub 2015 Sep 23.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, The University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa, IA, 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s11356-015-5007-4DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC4767158PMC
February 2016
13 Reads
2.828 Impact Factor

Toxicity assessment of air-delivered particle-bound polybrominated diphenyl ethers.

Toxicology 2014 Mar 19;317:31-9. Epub 2014 Jan 19.

Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, University of Iowa, UI Research Park, Iowa City, IA 52242-5000, USA; Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Iowa, UI Research Park, Iowa City, IA 52242-5000, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.tox.2014.01.005DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3975599PMC
March 2014
21 Reads
3.621 Impact Factor

Observation of an unusual electronically distorted semiquinone radical of PCB metabolites in the active site of prostaglandin H synthase-2.

Chemosphere 2010 Dec 16;81(11):1501-8. Epub 2010 Sep 16.

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, The University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa City, IA 52242-5000, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2010.08.041DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3622869PMC
December 2010
16 Reads
3.340 Impact Factor

Acute toxicity of 3,3',4,4',5-pentachlorobiphenyl (PCB 126) in male Sprague-Dawley rats: effects on hepatic oxidative stress, glutathione and metals status.

Environ Int 2010 Nov 6;36(8):918-23. Epub 2009 Dec 6.

Department of Occupational & Environmental Health, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, College of Public Health, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-5000, United States.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.envint.2009.11.002DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2891598PMC
November 2010
7 Reads
5.559 Impact Factor

Monofluorinated analogues of polychlorinated biphenyls (F-PCBs): synthesis using the Suzuki-coupling, characterization, specific properties and intended use.

Chemosphere 2009 Nov 29;77(9):1242-8. Epub 2006 Mar 29.

Institute of Chemistry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N-7041 Trondheim, Norway.

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November 2009
12 Reads
3.340 Impact Factor

Innovative application of fluoro tagging to trace airborne particulate and gas-phase polybrominated diphenyl ether exposures.

Chem Res Toxicol 2009 Jan;22(1):179-86

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, High Resolution Mass Spectrometry Facility, and Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/tx8003032DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3120107PMC
January 2009
7 Reads
3.529 Impact Factor

Oxidation of 4-chlorobiphenyl metabolites to electrophilic species by prostaglandin H synthase.

Chem Res Toxicol 2009 Jan;22(1):64-71

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, Interdisciplinary Graduate Program in Human Toxicology, College of Pharmacy, and Seamans Center for the Engineering Art and Sciences, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/tx800300tDOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2637223PMC
January 2009
3 Reads
3.529 Impact Factor

Xenobiotic geometry and media pH determine cytotoxicity through solubility.

Chem Res Toxicol 2008 May 11;21(5):1017-27. Epub 2008 Apr 11.

Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, University of Iowa, 100 Oakdale Campus, Iowa City, Iowa 52242-5000, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1021/tx700214pDOI Listing
May 2008
5 Reads
3.529 Impact Factor

The three-dimensional structure of 3,3',4,4'-tetrachlorobiphenyl, a dioxin-like polychlorinated biphenyl (PCB).

Chemosphere 2008 Feb 27;70(9):1694-8. Epub 2007 Aug 27.

The University of Iowa, Department of Occupational and Environmental Health, 100 Oakdale Campus, 124 IREH, Iowa City, IA 52242-5000, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2007.07.017DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC2430941PMC
February 2008
8 Reads
3.340 Impact Factor

Synthesis of fluorinated polybrominated diphenyl ethers (F-PBDEs) as internal standards for environmental analysis.

Chemosphere 2006 Jun 9;64(2):250-5. Epub 2006 Feb 9.

Chiron AS, Stiklestadveien 1, N-7041 Trondheim, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.chemosphere.2005.12.010DOI Listing
June 2006
13 Reads
3.340 Impact Factor

Monofluorinated analogues of polybrominated diphenyl ethers as analytical standards: synthesis, NMR, and GC-MS characterization and molecular orbital studies.

Environ Sci Technol 2006 May;40(9):3023-9

Institute of Chemistry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology, N-7041 Trondheim, Norway.

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May 2006
17 Reads
5.330 Impact Factor

Characterization of monofluorinated polycyclic aromatic compounds by 1H, 13C and 19F NMR spectroscopy.

Magn Reson Chem 2005 Jul;43(7):588-94

Department of Chemistry, Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU), NO-7491 Trondheim, Norway.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/mrc.1584DOI Listing
July 2005
3 Reads
1.179 Impact Factor

Metabolism of 1-fluoropyrene and pyrene in marine flatfish and terrestrial isopods.

Environ Toxicol Pharmacol 2002 Nov;12(4):221-9

Department of Analytical Chemistry and Applied Spectroscopy, Vrije Universiteit, De Boelelaan 1083, 1081 HV Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

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November 2002
13 Reads
1.862 Impact Factor