Abstracts and Awards - BCVS Scientific Sessions 2022

Outstanding Early Career Investigator Award Competition Finalists
Presentation Date:
Wednesday, July 27, 2022, 11-11:45 a.m.

Matthew DeBerge, PhD

Matthew DeBerge, PhD, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois
Unbiased Discovery of Allograft Inflammatory Factor 1 as a New and Critical Immunometabolic Regulatory Node During Cardiac Injury

Hisayuki Hashimoto, MD, PhD

Hisayuki Hashimoto, MD, PhD, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
Cardiac Reprogramming Inducer ZNF281 is Indispensable for Heart Development by Interacting with Key Cardiac Transcriptional Factors

Anja Karlstaedt, MD

Anja Karlstaedt, MD, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles, California
ATP-dependent Citrate Lyase Drives Metabolic Remodeling In The Heart During Cancer

BCVS 2022 Abstract Categories

NEW: Abstract submission has been extended until March 23, 2022 at 6:00 p.m. CDT

  • Cardiac Regeneration, Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering
  • Cardio-immunology and Inflammation
  • Cardio-oncology
  • Cell Death Mechanisms, Apoptosis, Necrosis and Autophagy
  • Clinical/Translational Research
  • COVID 19 in the Cardiovascular System
  • Excitation-Contraction Coupling and Ion Channels and Arrhythmias
  • Genetics and Genomics of Cardiovascular Disease
  • Human Cellular Models of Disease
  • NEW: Inflammation, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology
  • Mechanisms of Cardiac Remodeling, Hypertrophy and Failure
  • NEW: Mechanisms of Heart Failure Preserved Ejection Fraction
  • Mechanisms of Myocardial Fibrosis
  • Mitochondria and Metabolism
  • Myocardial Ischemia, Oxidative Stress, and Cardioprotection
  • RNA and Cellular Regulation
  • Sarcomeric Function and Contractility
  • Signal Transduction Pathways
  • Systems Approach to Cardiovascular Biology
  • Transcriptional and Epigenetic Regulation of Gene Expression

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