1. Jiang, Z-G, Co-Suppression of Intracellular Calcium and Oxidative Stress, A Key Strategy for Development of Neuroprotective Drugs.  Invited Lecture as a Track Chair, Drug Discovery & Therapy World Congress, Boston, MA2015.
  2. Jiang, Z-G, Fuller, S, Ghanbari, H.  PAN-811 Protects Neurons from Anticancer Drug-Induced Neuronal Cell Death.  Invited platform presentation, The 3rd International Conference on Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology, Beijing, China, 2014.
  3. Jiang, Z-G, Fuller, S, Ghanbari, H.  PAN-811 Blocks Anticancer Drug-Induced Neurotoxicity (Abstract No: 3675). American Association for Cancer Research, Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA, 2014.
  4. V. L. Smiley, Z-G Jiang, M.S. Lebowitz and H.A. Ghanbari. In vitro safety profile of PAN-811 as a neuroprotectant or anti-cancer drug for acute usage. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, DC; 2008.
  5. Schwartz E.I, Kruman I.I, Jiang Z.-G., Smiley V.L, and Ghanbari H.A.  PAN1215, a specific inhibitor of CDK4/6, is a new neuroprotective agent. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, DC; 2008.
  6. Z.-G. Jiang, M. Campbell, M. S. Lebowitz and H. A. Ghanbari; “PAN-811 administration significantly reduces infarct volume, edema and mortality of ischemic stroke.” Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, DC; 2008.
  7. E. Schwartz, Z-G Jiang, M.S. Lebowitz, H.A. Ghanbari.  “PAN-811 blocks neurons from entering the cell cycle in response to oxidative stress.” Poster 382.14/BB17.  Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 2007.
  8. Z-G Jiang, E Schwartz, VM Nelson, MS Lebowitz, HA Ghanbari. “Heme oxygenase (HO)-2 determines neuronal fate under oxidative stress.”  Poster 766.5.  Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 2007.
  9. Jiang, Zhi-Gang, Ghanbari, H.A. PAN-811 inhibits tPA-potentiated excitatory neurotoxicity. IBRO World Congress of Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Melbourne, Australia 2007.
  10. Z-G Jiang, VM Nelson, W Pan, CM Dancik, MS Lebowitz, HA Ghanbari. PAN-811 inhibits oxidative stress induced death of human Alzheimer’s disease-derived olfacatory neuroepithelial cells. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Atlanta, GA 2006
  11. Jiang, Zhi-Gang, Ghanbari, H.A. PAN-811 Protects Primary Neurons from Aβ Neurotoxicity: A Potential Drug for Alzheimer’s Disease. The 10th International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders. Madrid, Spain 2006.
  12. Chen, R., Liao, Z., Yao, C., Xi-Chun, L.M., Jiang, Z.G., Ghanbari, H.A., Tortella, F.C., Dave, J.R.  PAN-811 Provides Neuroprotection Against Glutamate Toxicity by Suppressing Activation of JNK and P38 MAPK. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. 2005
  13. Jiang, Z.G., Nelson, V., Yang, X., Lebowitz, M.S., Ghanbari, H.A. α-(N)-Heterocyclic Carboxaldehyde Thiosemiccarbazones: A Novel Class of Neuroprotectants. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. 2005
  14. Lebowitz, M.S., Jiang, Z.G., Nelson, V., Ghanbari, H.A. Anti-Oxidative Stress Mechanism of PAN-811 in Alzheimer’s and Other Neurodegenerative Diseases. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, Washington, D.C. 2005
  15. J.R. Dave, R.-W. Chen, C. Yao, X.C.M. Lu, Z. Jiang, R. Whipple, H.A. Ghanbari, B. Almassian and F.C. Tortella. PAN-811, a Novel Ion Chelator, Provides Neuroprotection in Primary Neuronal Cultures by Up-Regulating Bcl-2 Expression. National Neurotrauma Society, San Diego, CA 2004.
  16. R.-W. Chen, C. Yao, X.C.M. Lu, Z. Jiang, R. Whipple, H.A. Ghanbari, B. Almassian, F.C. Tortella, and J.R. Dave. PAN-811, a Novel Ion Chelator, Attenuates Glutamate or Hypoxia/Hypoglycemia Toxicity by Up-Regulating Bcl-2 Expression. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 2004.
  17. J.R. Dave, R.-W. Chen, C. Yao, X.C.M. Lu, Z. Jiang, R. Whipple, H.A. Ghanbari, B. Almassian, and F.C. Tortella. A Novel Neuroprotectant, PAN-811 Protects Against Neurotoxic Insults in Primary Neuronal Cultures.  Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 2004.
  18. X.-C.M. Lu, X. Yang, R.W. Chen, B. Almassian, Z.-G. Jiang, H. Ghanbari, J. Dave, F.C. Tortella. Neuroprotective Effect of PAN-811, a Ribonucleotide Reductase Inhibitor, Against Transient Focal Brain Ischemia in Rats. Society for Neuroscience Annual Meeting, San Diego, CA 2004.
  19. Jiang, Zhi-Gang; Nelson, Valery M.; Ghanbari, Hossein A.; Lebowitz, Michael S.; and Almassian, Bijan; “PAN-811: A Multifunctional Neuroprotectant.” Neuroscience 2004, San Diego, CA., October, 2004.
  20. Pan, Weiying; Dancik, Chantee; Ghanbari, Hossein A.; and Almassian, Bijan; “Characterization of a New Class of Neuroprotective Compounds Based on PAN-811.”  Neuroscience 2004, San Diego, CA., October, 2004.
  21. Jiang, Zhi-Gang; Almassian, Bijan; Nelson, Valery; Ghanbari, Hossein. “A Neuroprotectant, PAN-811, Representing a Novel Neuroprotective Approach to Treat Neurodegenerative Diseases.”  The 9th International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders.  Philadelphia, PA, July 2004.
  22. Pan, Weiying; Dancik, Chantee; Nelson, Valery; Almassian, Bijan; Ghanbari, Hossein A.; “A Potent Neuroprotectant PAN-811 Targets Oxidative Stress in Olfactory Neuroblasts (ONs) Derived from Alzheimer’s Disease Patients.” The 9th International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders.  Philadelphia, PA, July, 2004.
  23. Pan, Weiying; Dancik, Chantee; Nelson, Valery; Almassian, Bijan; Ghanbari, Hossein A.; “A Novel Neuroprotectant PAN-811 Attenuates Oxidative Stress Induced by Both Reaction Oxygen Species and Reactive Nitrogen Species in Neuronal Cells.” The 9th International Conference on Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Disorders.  Philadelphia, PA, July, 2004.
  24. Pan, Weiying; Dancik, Chantee; Verner, Milena; Nelson, Valery; Jiang, Zhi-Gang; Lebowitz, Michael; Ghanbari, Kasra; Almassian, Bijan; Ghanbari, Hossein.  “Identification of a Novel, Potent, Neuroavailable and Cytoprotective Agent for Alzheimer’s Disease.”  Neuroscience 2003, New Orleans, LA, November 2003.
  25. Jiang, Zhi-Gang; Nelson, Valery; Pan, Weiying; Lebowitz, Michael; Ghanbari, Kasra; Almassian, Bijan; Ghanbari, Hossein. “Neurodegeneration Caused by Hypoxia and Ischemia Do Not Share the Same Mechanism of Action.” Neuroscience 2003, New Orleans, LA, November 2003.