Tajmir-Riahi, Heidar A. 
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Presentation at conferences

  • Tajmir-Riahi, H. A.  S. Diamantoglou, C. D. Kanakis, P. A. Trantilis and M. G. Polissiou. "Do antioxidant flavonoids prevent DNA damage:Fact or fiction". 15th Conversation on Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, USA, June 18-23 (2007).
  • Nafisi, Sh,  A. Sobhanmanesh, K. Alimogaddam, A. Gavamzadeh and H. A.Tajmir-Riahi."Interaction of arsenic trioxide with RNA and DNA" RNAi 2006, Advances in RNA Interference Research. St-Anne's College Oxford, England, March 22-23 (2006).
  • Tajmir-Riahi, H. A.  S. Diamantoglou, C. D. Kanakis, and M. G. Polissiou. Flavonoids interactions with DNA and RNA: Binding mode and antioxidative effects. In effects of fruits and vegetables on human health, Quebec City, Canada, August 17-20 (2005).
  • Ahmed Ouameur, A., S. Diamantoglou and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi."Molecular modeling for biogenic polyamines bindings to B-DNA and A-RNA duplex". 14th Conversation on Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, USA, June 16-20 (2005).
  • Tajmir-Riahi, H.A. (Organizing Committee Member), A. Ahmed Ouameur,  S. Diamantoglou. "Probing DNA and RNA structures in the presence of photosynthetic pigments". XIIIth International Congress of Photosynthesis. Palais de Congrès, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, August 29 to September 3 (2004).
  • Nafisi, Sh, A. Sobhanmanesh and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi."Sn(CH3)2Cl2 binding to DNA" Second International Symposium on Bioorganometallic Chemistry, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland, July 14-17 (2004).
  • Ahmed Ouameur, A. and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi."Analyse structurale des interactions entre les polyamines endogènes et l'ARN de levure". 72e Congrès de l'ACFAS, UQAM, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, May 10-14 (2004).
  • Ahmed Ouameur, A. and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi."Locating biogenic polyamines and cobalt-hexamine cations in the major and minor grooves of DNA duplex". HUPO 2nd annual & IUPMB XIX Congress, Palais de Congres, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, October 8-11 (2003).
  • Ahmed Ouameur, A. and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi."Yeast RNA binding to biogenic polyamines". 6th Annual Chemistry and Biochemistry Graduate Research Conference, Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, November 14-15 (2003).
  • Tajmir-Riahi, H.A,. A. Ahmed Ouameur, and H. Arakawa "Oxovanadium ions bind to major and minor grooves of B-DNA Duplex". IX International Symposium on Inorganic Biochemistry, Szklarska Proeba, Poland, 4-7 September (2003).
  • Ahmed Ouameur, A., Sh. Nafisi, N. Mohajerani and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi."Thallium binds to major and minor grooves of DNA in aqueous solution".13th Conversation on Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, June 19-23 (2003).
  • Tajmir-Riahi, H.A., R. Ahmad, A. Ahmed Ouameur, S. Diamantoglou, H. Arakawa "A comparative study of Fe(II) and Fe(III) bindings to DNA duplex. Molecular modeling and spectroscopic analysis" 13th Conversation on Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, June19-23 (2003).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, M. Ramette, R. Rouillon, R. Carpentier.  "A comparative study of M-DNA and B-DNA complexes with divalent metal cations by FTIR difference spectroscopy". 46th Annual Metting of Biophysical Society, Biophys. J.  82, 615 (2002).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, H. Arakawa, H. Malonga,  and R. Ahmad. " A comparative study of              calf-thymus DNA binding to Mg (II) and Ca (II) in aqueous solution studied by capillary   electrophoresis and FTIR spectroscopy".12 Conversation on Biomolecular Stereodynamics,       State University of New York at Albany, June 19-23 (2001).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, N. Watanabe, H. Arakawa,  " DNA binding to Cr (III)-tanning complexes        studied by capillary electrophoresis and FTIR spectroscopy".12 Conversation on       Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, June 19-23 (2001).
  • H. Malonga, J. F. Neault, H. Arakawa and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. " Interaction of human serum albumin with calf-thymus DNA and tRNA studied by capillary electrophoresis and FTIR spectroscopy". 68th ACFAS, Montreal University, Montreal, Canada, May 15-19 (2000). H. Arakawa, R, Ahmad, M, Naoui and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. "A comparative study of calf-thymus DNA bindings to Fe(II) and Fe(III) cations by capillary electrophoresis, UV-visible and FTIR spectroscopic methods". International Conference on DNA Conformation, Modification and Recognition in Biomedicine, Brno, Czech Republic, July 1-6 (2000).
  • H. Arakawa and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. "Interaction of calf-thymus DNA with Cr(VI), Cr(III) and Cr(III)-tannin complexes studied by capillary electrophoresis, UV-visible and FTIR spectroscopic methods". 78th Annual Spring Meeting of Chemical Society of Japan, Funabashi, Japan, March 28-31 (2000).
  • Neault, J. F., H. Malonga and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. "Interaction of taxol with calf-thymus DNA and Yeast RNA". 11th Conversation on Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, June 15-19 (1999).
  • Neault, J. F. and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. "Interaction of Na,K-ATPase with cisplatin (antitumor), AZT (anti-AIDS) and aspirin (anti-inflammatory) drugs". 65th ACFAS, Trois-Riviere, Quebec, May 12-16 (1997).
  • Neault, J. F. and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. "Interaction of cisplatin with ribonuclease A and human serum albumin studied by FTIR spectroscopy". Met. Ions Biol. Med. Ph. Collery et al., (eds), Barcelona, Spain, May 18-22 (1996).
  • Bograh, A. R. Carpentier and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi. "The effects of inorganic anions Cl, Br, I and NO3 on the solution structure of proteins of PSII ". Met. ons Biol. Med. Ph. Collery et al., (eds) Barcelona, Spain, May 18-22 (1996).
  • Organizer of the Third International Symposium on Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, held in Montreal, Canada May 17-21 (1994).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and J. F. Neault, " DNA-drug interaction. The effects of b- carotene, retinol, retinoic acid and chlorophyll on the solution structure of calf-thymus DNA". Third Interational Symposium on Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine ,Montreal, Canada , May 17-21 (1994).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and S. Nahar, " Do metal ions alter the protein secondary structure of the light-harvesting complex of thylakoid membranes?". Third International Symposium on Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, Montreal, 17-21 May, (1994).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, M. Naoui , S. Diamantoglou and L. El-Mahdaoui, " The effects of oxo-anions on the solution structure of calf-thymus DNA". Third International Symposium on Metal Ions on Biology and Medicine, Montreal, 17-21 May, (1994).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, S. Nahar, S. Diamantoglou, M. Manfait, Ph. Collery, H. Milart and J.C. Etienne, " A comparative study of protein binding to Al(III), Ga(III) and Fe(III) ions. Metal ion binding site and protein conformational variations in aqueous solution". (Third International Symposium on Metal Ion in Biology and Medicine, Montreal, 17-21 May (1994).
  • A. Ahmed, S. I. Allakhverdiev, H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, V. V. Klimove and R. Carpentier, "Light-induced FTIR spectroscopy of the cation radical P680+. Eleventh Annual Eastern Regional Photosynthesis Conference, Massachusetts, 25-27 March (1994).
  • A. Ahmed and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi "Etude des interaction entre les cations metalliques et les proteines du complexe antenne (LHC) par la spectroscopie infrarouge par transformee de Fourier". 61 congres de l ACFAS, Rimouski, 17-21 mai (1993).
  • S. Nahar and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, "Etude des ions divalents sur les particules de centre reactionnel du PSII a l aide de la spectroscopie infrarouge par transformee de Fourier". 61 congres de l ACFAS, Rimouski, 17-21 mai (1993).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and M. Naoui, "DNA-carbohydrate interaction". In 8th Conversation on biomolecular stereodynamics, State University of New York at Albany, 22-26 June (1993).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, Do metal ions change protein conformation? (invited speaker) Center spectroscopie biomoleculaire (Departement de Pharmacie, Universite de Reims, France, First July (1993).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, M. Naoui and R. Ahmad, " A comparative Study of Calf-thymus DNA binding to trivalent metal ions in aqueous solution". In the second international symposium on metal ions in biology and medicine, Loutraki, Greece, May 18-22 (1992).
  • A. Ahmed and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, " Interaction of toxic metal cations with light-harvesting proteins". FCSB Symposia (Victoria, British Columbia, Canada, 18-22 June (1992).
  • A. Menikh, H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and M. Fragata, " FTIR study of the effects of mono- and divalent cations on membranes constituted with digalactosyldiacylglycerol". 35 FCBS Symposia, Victoria, BC, 18-20 June (1992).
  • R. Ahmad, H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and M. Naoui, " The interaction of calf-thymus DNA with cobalt-hexammine and cobalt-pentammine cations. DNA condnsation and structural features". 29th ICCC (Lausanne, Switzerland, 18-24 July (1992).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, "The effects of trivalent La(III), Eu(III) and Tb(III) on the secondary structure of calf-thymus DNA". In: Seventh Conversation in Biomolecular Stereodynamics (State University of New York at Albany, U.S.A., June 18-22 June (1991).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, and R. Ahmad, "Interaction of DNA with trivalent metal ions. DNA condensation and structural features. "Fifth international conference in Bioinorganic chemistry, Oxford University, United Kingdom, August 4-10 August (1991)
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi (invited speaker, Chairman), A comparative study of divalent metal ions binding to calf-thymus DNA. In: The First International Symposium on Metal Ions in Biology and Medicine, Reims, France, May 16-19 May (1990).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, The effects of divalent metal ions interaction on the conformation of DNA. In: International Coordination Chemistry Conference, Jera, GDR, August 13-19 August (1990).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, G. Wang and R. M. Leblanc, Far infrared spectra of Langmuir-Blodgett films of mono- and multilayers of Chlorophylls a and b and pheophytins and their adducts with water and dioxane. 64th Colloid and Surface Science Symposium (Bethlehem, PA, 18-20 June (1990).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi (invited speaker) Flexibility of DNA and RNA, Upon metal ion binding. In: Seminar on Nucleic Acids Chemistry, Szeged, Hungary, September 8-22 (1989).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, M. Langlais and R. Savoie, Raman spectroscopic investigation of the interaction of divalent metal ions with DNA. In: The 1989 International Chemical Congress of Pacific Basin Societies, Hawaii, HI, December 15-22 (1989).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, M. Langlais and R. Savoie, Melting of DNA, studied by Raman difference spectroscopy, In: ACS and CIC Conference, Toronto, Ontario, 8-12 June (1988).
  • M. Langlais, H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and R. Savoie, Premelting of calf-thymus DNA, studied by laser Raman spectroscopy. In: Fifth Conversation in Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York, Albany, 2-6 June (1987).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi (speaker) M. Langlais and R. Savoie, Melting of calf-thymus DNA, Studied by true laser Raman difference spectroscopy In: 70th Canadian Chemical Congress Quebec, 7-11 June (1987).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and T. Theophanides, Conformational transitions of DNA and RNA at low temperature. In: Fourth Conversation in Biomolecular Stereodynamics, State University of New York, Albany, 2-6 June (1985).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi (speaker) and T. Theophanides, Flexibility of nucleic acids, upon metal cations interaction. In: 68 Canadian Chemical Congress, Montreal, Quebec, June 7-11 June (1985).
  • T. Theophanides and H. A. Tajmir-Riahi, Sugar pucker conformations in mononucleotides. In: Proceedings of International Symposium on the Structure and Dynamics of Membranes, Nucleic Acids and Proteins, Rome, Italy 23-27 April (1984).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi and T. Theophanides, Spectroscopic properties of metal-nucleic acid interactions, In: Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Study Institute on Spectroscopy of Biological Molecules. Acquafredda di Maratea, Italy, 4-15 July (1983).
  • H. A. Tajmir-Riahi (speaker) and T. Theophanides, Spectroscopic properties of metal-nucleotide interaction. In: 29th Annual Conference of the Spectroscopy Society of Canada, Gray Rocks, St-Jovite, Quebec, 30 September (1982).