Susan Cline became a sales agent in 2002 following over 17 years as a claims adjuster with Cincinnati Insurance. Her years as an adjuster gave her invaluable experience and insight into what her clients need to protect against loss and what they need during the claims process. Susan currently sells commercial, personal, life, and health insurance to serve a variety of customers.
Mitochondria, the energy factories of human cells, contain a circular chromosome that is particularly susceptible to damage. The goal of my research is to investigate how damage to mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) effects mitochondrial gene expression and impairs mitochondrial function. Numerous reactive molecules are produced in the mitochondrial matrix during normal cellular respiration.