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