Science News: HBPR 2011: Saturday

Updated:Dec 15,2014

Science News from High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions: Saturday, Sept. 24, 2011

Closing Comments from HBPR 2011


Prorenin is Active at the Site of its...


Oral Presentations
hbpr11_oral_ortiz-10     Hyperphosphorylation of NKCC2 at threonines 96 and 101 in thick ascending limbs of Dahl Salt Sensitive (SS) rats
Pablo A. Ortiz
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hbpr11_oral_hao-7 NKCC2A Regulates NFAT5-dependent TNF Production In Thick Ascending Limb  
Shoujin Hao
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hbpr11_oral_drummond-35 Uptake and Storage of Serum Lipids by Vascular Smooth Muscle Cells Involves Macropinocytosis and Downregulation of ATP-binding Cassette Transporter A1  
Grant R. Drummond
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hbpr11_oral_lynch-12 BkCa Channels Play A Pivotal Role In Mediating Adiponectin-induced Vasorelaxation Of Mouse Mesenteric Arteries
Fiona M. Lynch
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hbpr11_oral_lopez-medrano-11 Identification of the Juxtaglomerular Cell Progenitor  
Silvia Medrano
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hbpr11_oral_kinouchi-15 (Pro)renin Receptor is Essential for Expression of Slit Diaphragm Proteins in Murine Podocytes
Kenichiro Kinouchi
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hbpr11_oral_w_li-8 Brain-targeted (pro)renin Receptor Deletion Attenuates Hypertension And Is Associated With Reduced Oxidative Stress In Human Renin-angiotensinogen Transgenic Mice
Wencheng Li
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hbpr11_oral_vanhuysse-3 Salt-induced Hypertension in a Mouse Model of Liddle’s Syndrome is Mediated by Epithelial Sodium Channels in the Brain  
James Van Huysse
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IASH Lifetime Achievement Award
 2011 Recipient:
Luis I Juncos, MD, Consultant Professor., National University of Córdoba, Córdoba, Argentina

About the Award
IASH recognizes individuals across the Americas that have a lifetime of outstanding contributions to the mission of IASH which includes investigations toward the prevention and control of hypertension and vascular diseases and activities that bridge basic, translational, and clinical research across the Americas as well as fostering and nurturing interactions among investigators from various parts of the Americas. These individuals exemplify excellence and through their research, service, and mentorship, are considered true role models.

Past Recipients:
2009 — John E. Hall, Ph.D. 2001 — Juan Carlos Romero, M.D.
2007 — Alberto Nasjletti, M.D. 1999 — Oscar Carretero, M.D.
2005 — Artur B. Ribeiro, M.D., Ph.D. 1999 — Edward D. Frohlich, M.D.
2003 — Carlos M. Ferrario, M.D. 1997 — Eduardo Krieger, M.D., Ph.D.


HBPR 2011 Scientific Sessions   |   Walt Disney World Dolphin Resort - Orlando, Fla.   |   Sept. 20-24, 2011
HBPR Conference Webpage   |   Final Program   |   Hypertension Journal

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Wednesday, Sept. 21
Sessions: A Global Hypertension Initiative: Trainee New Investigator Symposium

Posters: Peripheral Neural Mechanisms, Renin Angiotensin Aldosterone System, Vascular Biology
Trainee/New Investigator

Thursday, Sept. 22
Sessions: Clinical Hypertension, Angiotensin Converting Enzymes, Brain Mechanisms, Pregnancy and Preeclampsia, Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome

Posters: Brain Mechanisms, Cardiac Hypertrophy and Dysfunction

Friday, Sept. 23
Sessions: Angiotensin Signal Transduction, Oxidative Stress, Adrenal Gland and Aldosterone, Inflammation and Immunity,
Renin Angiotensin System

Posters: Aging, Experimental Models, Kidney Injury, Nutrition and Hypertension

Saturday, Sept. 24
Sessions: Renal Transporters and Hypertension, Vascular Biology and Signaling, The (Pro)renin Receptor and Prorenin, Vascular Medicine and Hypertension, Salt and Hypertension

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