Wednesday's Science News for HBPR 2014

September 9–12, 2014 | San Francisco, Calif.

SCIENCE NEWS coverage includes video interviews with council and program chairs, awards finalists and winners, and keynote lecturers as well as selected science and statistics related to the topics presented each day of the meeting.

Brian J. Morris, DSc, PhD, FAHA, Professor Emeritus, School of Medical Sciences and Bosch Institute, Sydney, Australia.

The Page-Bradley Lifetime Achievement Award is presented each year to an individual who has had a lifetime of outstanding achievements in the field of hypertension and has served as a role model through service, research and teaching.

Photo of Jane Reckelhoff and Greg Fink

Jane Reckelhoff, PhD, FAHA, received the Council Distinguished Achievement Award from Greg Fink, PhD, FAHA

Top Trainee Oral Abstracts

  • Renal Medullary (Pro)Renin Receptor Mediates Angiotensin II-Induced Hypertension via Enhancement of Local Renin Response and Renal Medullary α-ENaC Expression
    Fei Wang | The Institute of Hypertension, Zhonshan School of Medicine, Sun Yat-sen University, Guangzhou, China
    Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract
     
  • T cell-Dependent B cell Activation Plays a Role in Mediating Hypertension and Pathophysiology in Response to CD4+ T cells from Reduced Uterine Perfusion Pregnant Rats
    Denise C. Cornelius | University of Mississippi Medical Center, Jackson, MS
    Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract
     
  • BPH/5 Pre-eclamptic Mice Have Increased Uterine Interleukin (IL)-15 and This is Associated with Decidual Natural Killer (dNK) Cell Loss at the Maternal-Fetal Interface Early In Pregnancy
    Jenny L. Sones | Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
    Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract
     
  • Disruption of Shroom3 Contributes to Impaired Glomerular Podocyte Function
    Nan Cher Yeo | Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, WI
    Presenter slides (PDF) | Abstract

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