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