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Vascular Medicine Institute
University of Pittsburgh
BST E1240
200 Lothrop Street
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
Phone: 412-383-5853
Fax: 412-648-5980

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Journal Club

VMI Journal Club is held every other week during the academic year on THURSDAYS at 9:00am in BST 1295.

In this meeting, VMI postdoctoral associates and fellows present recent journal articles for critical analysis and discussion.  Articles must be current, and are expected to meet the highest scientific standards of study design and impact.  Participants are strongly encouraged to select papers relevant to their ongoing projects or broadly related to themes in their respective laboratories.

For more information about this conference, please contact Dr. Iain Scott.
For scheduling, please contact Kathy Brickett.

2019

PRESENTER

Mar 7

Sathish Vasamsetti, PhD    presenting

Sanin DE, Matsushita M, Klein Geltink RI, Grzes KM, van Teijlingen Bakker N, Corrado M, Kabat AM, Buck MD, Qiu J, Lawless SJ, Cameron AM, Villa M, Baixauli F, Patterson AE, Hässler F, Curtis JD, O'Neill CM, O'Sullivan D, WuD, Mittler G, Huang SC, Pearce EL, Pearce EJ. (2018) Mitochondrial Membrane Potential Regulates Nuclear Gene Expression in Macrophages Exposed to Prostaglandin E2. Immunity. 49(6):1021-1033. PMID 30566880

Mar 21

Liz Rochon, PhD    presenting

Acton SE, Bell A, Toseland CP, Twelvetrees A. (2019) The life of P.I. Transitions to Independence in Academia. doi: https://doi.org/10.1101/571935

Apr 4

Tomasz Brzoska, PhD    presenting

van der Pol E, Boing AN, Gool EL, Nieuwland R. (2016) Recent developments in the nomenclature, presence, isolation, detection and clinical impact of extracellular vesicles. J Thromb Haemost. 14(1):48-56. PMID: 26564379.

Apr 18

 

May 2

Evan DeVallance, PhD    presenting

Dallner OS, Marinis JM, Lu YH, Birsoy K, Werner E, Fayzikhodjaeva G, Dill BD, Molina H, Moscati A, Kutalik Z, Marques-Vidal P, Kilpeläinen TO, Grarup N, Linneberg A, Zhang Y, Vaughan R, Loos RJF, Lazar MA, Friedman JM. (2019) Dysregulation of a long noncoding RNA reduces leptin leading to a leptin-responsive form of obesity. Nat Med. 25(3):507-516. PMID: 30842678.

May 16

Rimi Hazra, PhD    presenting

Faes C, Ilich A, Sotiaux A, Sparkenbaugh EM, Henderson MW, Buczek L, Beckman JD, Ellsworth P, Noubouossie DF, Bhoopat L, Piegore M, Renoux C, Bergmeier W, Park Y, Ataga KI, Cooley BC, Wolberg AS, Key NS, Pawlinski R. (2019) Red blood cells modulate structure and dynamics of venous clot formation in sickle cell disease. Blood. Apr 5. [Epub ahead of print] PMID: 30952675.

May 30

Yuanjun (Steve) Shen, PhD    presenting

Savai R, Al-Tamari HM, Sedding D, Kojonazarov B, Muecke C, Teske R, Capecchi MR, Weissman N, Grimminger F, Seeger W, Schermuly RT, Pullamsetti SS. (2014). Pro-proliferative and inflammatory signaling converge on FoxO1 transcription factor in pulmonary hypertension. Nat Med. 20(11):1289-300. PMID: 25344740.