Science News from
ATVB|PVD 2015 Scientific Sessions

Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology | Peripheral Vascular Disease

Welcome to Science News from ATVB|PVD 2015.

The ATVB|PVD conference provides multiple opportunities for diverse disciplines and early career attendees to explore areas of cross-disciplinary interests within the arteriosclerosis, thrombosis, vascular biology, peripheral vascular disease, vascular surgery, and functional genomics research communities.

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ATVB|PVD 2015 Playlist

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Featured Science from Thursday, May 7

These studies can be found on Thursday's ATVB|PVD 2015 page

09 - Smooth Muscle Cells Are Crucial for Vascular Stem Cell Migration and Vasculogenesis via Keratinocyte Cell-derived Chemokine

11 - Suppression of Coronary Artery Stent Inflammation by Colchicine Decreases Stent Restenosis, as Assessed by Serial in vivo Optical Molecular-structural Imaging

13- Development of Functionalized Nanoparticle Platform for Reducing Atherosclerosis

25 -Critical Limb Ischemia Progression is Associated with an Inflammatory Profile

286 - The Role of Gut Microbiota in Neointimal Hyperplasia After Vascular Injury

257 - Pilot Study of the Safety and Feasibility of the Treatment of Paclitaxel Associated to a Cholesterol-Rich Nanoemulsion in Patients With Aortic Atherosclerotic Disease

179 - Ischemic Stroke in Atrial Fibrillation: 30-day Outcomes and Factors Associated with Severity

258 - Significant Predictors of Survival Following Endovascular Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm Repair

273 - HDL Particle Concentration Inversely Associates with Incident Metabolic Syndrome in the Multiethnic Dallas Heart Study

Featured Science from Friday, May 8

These studies can be found on Friday's ATVB|PVD 2015 page

27 - Therapeutic Targeting of Human Lipid Genes With in vivo CRISPR-Cas9 Genome Editing

29 - PCSK9 Association With Lipoprotein(a)

37 - A Multi-locus Genetic Risk Score for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm

54 - Syndesome-Based Dressings for Enhanced Wound Healing in Diabetic Ulcers

388 - Body Mass Index Predicts Major Bleeding Risks in Patients on Warfarin

392 - Effect of HDL on Platelet Apoptosis and Aggregation

495 - Body Mass Index is Associated with Progression of Carotid Intima-Media Thickness in Black, but not in White Young Adults: The Bogalusa Heart Study.

502 - Smokers Have Significantly Increased Rates of Intraoperative Microembolization Detected on Transcranial Doppler with Carotid Angioplasty/Stenting Compared to Endarterectomy Procedure in Preliminary Study

42 - Platelet Polyphosphate Accelerates the Inhibition of Tissue Factor Pathway Inhibitor by Factor XIa.

43 - Recycling Controls Procoagulant and Cell Signaling Functions of Tissue Factor

44 - Organ-specific Stochastic Phenotype Switching is Required for Endothelial Health

45 - Characterization of a Novel Integrin Binding Protein that is Essential for αIIbβ3 Outside-in Signaling and Hemostasis

46 - Cellular Cholesterol Homeostasis is Altered in Murine Models of Rheumatoid Arthritis and is Linked to Enhanced Myelopoiesis

47 - High-Density Lipoproteins Induce Neutrophil-miRNA Transcription and Export: Contribution to HDL-miRNA Cell to Cell Communication

48 - Myelopoiesis Following Myocardial Ischemia (MI) Involves Activation of the Nlrp3 Inflammasome by Neutrophil-Derived S100a8/a9

49 - The Transcriptional Repressor MafG Regulates Cholesterol Catabolism

Featured Science from Saturday, May 9

These studies can be found on Saturday's ATVB|PVD 2015 page

Impact of Insulin-resistance, Body Mass Index and Dietary Fat Intakes on Apolipoprotein B-48 Kinetic

Association of Female Gender with Arterial Stiffness in Patients With End-Stage Renal Disease

The Contribution of HIV to Brain Arterial Remodeling: A Case-control Study

The Association of Erectile Dysfunction with Carotid Intima Media Thickness and Endothelial Dysfunction: A Meta-Analysis