HBPR 2010 Archive


HBPR Scientific Sessions - 2010 Archives

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SPECIAL REPORT: Commentary by Rhian Touyz
HBPR10_Sat_Video    Rhian M. Touyz, MD, FAHA discusses “Recent Trends in the Prevalence of High Blood Pressure and its Treatment and Control, 1999-2008,” presented by Sung Sug (Sarah) Yoon, Friday, Oct. 15, 2010 at the High Blood Pressure Research Scientific Sessions.
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Neural Mechanisms

Genetic Reconstitution of Prostaglandin E2 Receptor Subtype 1 Selectively in the Subfornical Organ Rescues Slow-Pressor Angiotensin II Hypertension in EP1R-Null Mice 
Xian Cao, PhD
Cornell University, Ithaca, New York
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Aldosterone and Adrenal Mechanisms

Angiotensin II Regulates Adrenal Vascular Tone through Zona Glomerulosa Cell-Derived EETs 
Phillip G. Kopf 
Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
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Cardio Vascular Remodeling and Dysfunction
Mesenchymal Stem Cells Modified with Tissue Kallikrein Protect against Apoptosis and Inflammation after Acute Myocardial Infarction 
Lin Gao 
Medical University of South Carolina, Charleston, South Carolina
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HBPR10_Sat_LimaHigh Fat Diet Augments O-glcnac Levels in Cerebral Arteries Leading to Increased Myogenic Tone
Victor V. Lima
Medical College of Georgia, Agusta, Georgia
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HBPR10_Fri_KaraokeMembers of the Council on Hypertension Leadership Committee sing and dance the night away at the Annual Trainee Advocacy Mixer. The event provides an opportunity to network and form relationships that will follow members throughout their professional careers.


Past chair of the Council for High Blood Pressure Research, Gabriel Navar, PhD, FAHA, discusses the opportunities available for young investigators and early career members at HBPR 2010 Scientific Sessions.

Pictured: Rhian M. Touyz, Clinton Webb, Gabriel Navar


Omni Shoreham Hotel - Washington, DC   |   Oct 13-16, 2010
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Sponsored by the American Heart Association’s Council on Hypertension and the Council on Kidney in Cardiovascular Disease

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