|Present||Professor, Nova Southeastern University|
Lab Phone - (954) 262-7308
Office Phone - (954) 262-1330
Featured Works (4)
Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance "World Class Faculty Award" for 2017 (2017)
FORT LAUDERDALE/DAVIE, Fla. – At the Greater Fort Lauderdale Alliance’s Mid-Year Luncheon on Monday, May 15, 2017, Bob Speth, Ph.D., was presented with the Alliance’s 2017 World Class Faculty award.Bill White, Bob Speth, Ph.D., Bob SwindellDr. ...
Provost's Research and Scholarship Award (2016)
FORT LAUDERDALE-DAVIE, Fla. – In recognition of his significant contributions to Nova Southeastern University (NSU), Robert C. Speth, Ph.D., was named the recipient of the Sixth Annual Provost’s Research and Scholarship Award. Dr. Speth is a researcher and ...
Receptor Autoradiography Protocol for the Localized Visualization of Angiotensin II Receptors (2016)
This protocol describes receptor binding patterns for Angiotensin II (Ang II) in the rat brain using a radioligand specific for Ang II receptors to perform receptor autoradiographic mapping.Tissue specimens are harvested and stored at -80 ...
APPLICATION OF 3D PRINTING IN BENCH PHARMACEUTICAL SCIENCE RESEARCH Health Professions Division Research Day (2016)
Objective. This project was conducted to find a customizable, cost-effective alternative to purchasing current bench laboratory equipment utilizing 3D printing. Background. With the high cost of scientific equipment, along with decreases in funding, current scientific ...
INHIBITION OF ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME-2 (ACE-2) ACTIVITAND RADIOLIGAND BINDING OF A PUTATIVE ACE-2 INHIBITOR Health Professions Division Research Day (2014)
Objective. This study was conducted to test the efficacy of novel ACE-2 inhibitor JFS101. Background. A potent inhibitor of ACE-2 (MLN-4760) was developed, but then abandoned when it became clear that ACE-2 metabolizes angiotensin II ...
MCA-APK(DNP) IS NOT A SELECTIVE SUBSTRATE OF ANGIOTENSIN-CONVERTING ENZYME-2 Health Professions Division Research Day (2014)
Objective. This study was conducted to ascertain the specificity of MCA-APK(Dnp) for angiotensin-converting enzyme2 (ACE-2). Background. MCA-APK(Dnp) is a fluorogenic substrate used in assays of ACE-2 metabolism. Cleavage of the Pro-Lys bond splits off the ...