Science News from High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions: Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012
|Keynote Lecture (6–6:45 p.m.)|
|Investing in High Blood Pressure Research: An NIH Perspective
Zorina Galis, PhD, NHLBI Chief, Vascular Biology and Hypertension, National Heart, Lung, and Blood Institute Bethesda, Md.
See the article Dr. Galis mentions in the current issue of Circulation Research
|Poster Session I - Trainee Poster Session & Competition (6:45–9 p.m.)|
| Identification of a Region of Rat Chromosome 1 That Impairs the Myogenic Response and Cerebral Blood Flow Autoregulation in Fawn Hooded Hypertensive Rats
Mallikarjuna Pabbidi, PhD
The University of Mississippi Medical Center
|Blends of Sesame and Rice Bran oils Lowered Blood Pressure and Lipids in Mild to Moderate Hypertensive Patients
Devarajan Sankar, MD (Bio), Ph.D
Fukuoka University Chikushi Hospital
|Neuron-specific (Pro)renin Receptor Deletion Attenuates Neurogenic Hypertension and is Associated With Improvement of Autonomic Function
Wencheng Li, MD, PhD
|An Agonistic Human Monoclonal Autoantibody to the β2-adrenergic Receptor: Implications in Postural Hypotension
OUHSC, Oklahoma City, Okla.
|Dominant Negative PPARG Influences Atherosclerosis Through Distinct Effects in Vascular Endothelium and Smooth Muscle
University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa
Sponsored by the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension and the Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease.
HBPR 2012 Scientific Sessions | Washington, DC | Sept. 19-22, 2012