Vera Adam-Vizi

Professor of Biochemistry
Department of Medical Biochemistry
Semmelweis University
E-mail: veronika.adam@eok.sote.hu
Page: http://www.biokemia.sote.hu

Fields of interest

  • Neurodegeneration, oxidative stress, mitochondria
  • Free radical-induced damage of neurons

Recent publications

Tretter L, Takacs K, Kover K, Adam-Vizi V.:
Stimulation of H2O2 generation by calcium in brain mitochondria respiring on alpha-glycerophosphate.
J. Neurosci. Res., 2007; 15: 3471-9

Tretter L, Adam-Vizi V.:

Uncoupling is without an effect on the production of reactive oxygen species by in situ synaptic mitochondria.
J. Neurochem., 2007; 103:1864-71

Vajda S, Bartha K, Wilhelm I, Krizbai IA, Adam-Vizi V.:
Identification of protease-activated receptor-4 (PAR-4) in puromycin-purified brain capillary endothelial cells cultured on Matrigel.
Neurochem. Int., 2008; 52:1234-9

Gerencser AA, Doczi J, Töröcsik B, Bossy-Wetzel E, Adam-Vizi V.:
Mitochondrial swelling measurement in situ by optimized spatial filtering: astrocyte-neuron differences.
Biophys. J., 2008; 95: 2583-2598

Komary Z, Tretter L, Adam-Vizi V.:
H2O2 generation is decreased by calcium in isolated brain mitochondria.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta 2008; 1777: 800-7

Chinopoulos C, Vajda S, Csanády L, Mándi M, Mathe K, Adam-Vizi V.:
A novel kinetic assay of mitochondrial ATP-ADP exchange rate mediated by the ANT.
Biophys. J., 2009, 96, 2490-504

Ambrus A, Tretter L, Adam-Vizi V.:
Inhibition of the alpha-ketoglutarate dehydrogenase-mediated reactive oxygen species generation by lipoic acid.
J. Neurochem. 2009, 109, 222-229

Ambrus A, Torocsik B, Adam-Vizi V.:
Refolding of the human dihydrolipoamide dehydrogenase.
Biochem. Eng. J., 2009, 45, 120-125

Chinopoulos C, Adam-Vizi V.:
Mitochondria as ATP consumers in cellular pathology.
Biochim. Biophys. Acta, 2010, 1802, 221-227

Ádám-Dux-Faragó-Fésüs-Machovich-Mandl-Sümegi:

Medical Biochemistry Textbook (second revised edition) Medicina Publisher, 2000