Science News from High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions: Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012
Awards | Oral Presentations | Related Statistics | Final Program
|The Harriet Dustan Lecture (8:30–10 a.m.) | About the Award|
|The Renin-angiotensin System in Obesity and Vascular Diseases
Lisa Cassis, PhD
University of Kentucky, Lexington, Ky .
|Oral Session VIII|
|Concurrent A: Obesity and Metabolic Syndrome (8:30–10 a.m.)|
|Chronic Intrarenal Ghrelin Receptor Antagonism Delays the Onset and Attenuates the Magnitude of High Fat Diet-Induced Hypertension in Dahl Salt-Sensitive Rats
Brandon A. Kemp
Univ of Virginia Sch of Med,Div of Endocrinology and Metabolism, Charlottesville, Va.
|Concurrent B: Brain Mechanism (8:30–10 a.m.)|
|Knockdown of ACE2 in the Paraventricular Nucleus Partially Reverses the Protective Effects of Brain ACE2 in DOCA-salt Hypertension
Louisiana State Univ Health Science Ctr, New Orleans, La.
Oral Session IX
|Concurrent A: New Clinical Concepts (10:30 a.m.–noon)|
|Systems Biology Approaches to Exploring Molecular Mechanisms Underlying Blood Pressure Regulation
NHLBI Framingham, Mass.
Sponsored by the American Heart Association’s Council for High Blood Pressure Research and the Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease.
HBPR 2012 Scientific Sessions | Washington, DC | Sept. 19-22, 2012