UTHSCSA Faculty Profiles v1.0

Hart, Peter John

Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences
(210) 567-0751

2001 UTHSCSA E-Expo presenter: Electronic research component
2002 Feature stsory in the UTIMCO Annual Report on PUF grant and ALS research at UTHSCSA
2002 UTHSCSA Mission magazine article "Gizmos and Gadgets, Making the InvisibleVisible" (with Will Sansom)
2003 Chemical and Engineering News article: "Mechanism of ALS-Associated Enzyme Aggregation Found" C&E News, June 2, 2003, pp. 31.
2003 The Scientist news article: "With Metals in Mind" The Scientist 11, pp. 33 (2003).
2003 Radiology Today Research Review: "3-D Pictures Support Theories About the Cause of ALS"
Radiology Today, July 7 issue, 2003, pp. 23.
2003 Science Now News Article: "More Blame for Killer Clumps" May 19, 2003 edition.
2003 National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke (NINDS) news release: "Misbehaving Molecules: 3-Dimensional Pictures of ALS Mutant Proteins Support Two Major Hypotheses About How the Disease is Caused". Sunday, May 18, 2003.
2003 ALS Association news release: "Research Team Finds Potentially Deadly Differences in Shape of Mutant SOD1 Protein Structures in Familial ALS" May 19, 2003.
2003 News, the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio: "Filaments in Crystals Reveal ALSs Destructive Work. May 19, 2003.
2003 San Antonio Express News, May 20 edition: "S.A. Scientists Eye ALS Defect".
2003 The Dallas Morning News, Monday, May 26 edition: "Forging Connections. Scientists are
Learning How Metals Actions in the Brain Can be a Factor in Diseases, Memory.
2003 San Antonio Business Journal News article: "UTHSCSA Study Advances Understanding of Lou Gehrigs Disease".
2003 The Mission Magazine Cover story: "Striking a Blow Against Lou Gehrigs Disease" and "Leveling the Playing Field" (pp. 8-9).
2004 San Antonio business Journal Health Care Heroes News article: "Hart hits on whats behind some forms of Lou Gehrigs disease" (pp. 21B).

11/2006 - Present Professor and Ewing Halsell/President''s Council Distinguished Professor of Biochemistry UTHSCSA, Biochemistry, San Antonio, TX
9/2006 - Present Professor and Chairman, Committee on Graduate Studies UTHSCSA, Biochemistry, San Antonio, TX
9/2006 - Present Professor UTHSCSA, Biochemistry, San Antonio, TX
8/2005 - Present Research Health Scientist VA, San Antonio, TX
9/1999 - Present Director, X-ray Crystallography Core Laboratory UTHSCSA, San Antonio, TX