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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 9:30am in BST E1248.

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 Anna Marie Rompala.

2019

PRESENTER

Sep 5

Sathish Vasamsetti, PhD   presenting

Xia J, Chiu LY, Nehring RB, Bravo Núñez MA, Mei Q, Perez M, Zhai Y, Fitzgerald DM, Pribis JP, Wang Y, Hu CW, Powell RT, LaBonte SA, Jalali A, Matadamas Guzmán ML, Lentzsch AM, Szafran AT, Joshi MC, Richters M, Gibson JL, Frisch RL, Hastings PJ, Bates D, Queitsch C, Hilsenbeck SG, Coarfa C, Hu JC, Siegele DA, Scott KL, Liang H, Mancini MA, Herman C, Miller KM, Rosenberg SM.  Bacteria-to-Human Protein Networks Reveal Origins of Endogenous DNA Damage.  Cell. 2019 Jan 10;176(1-2):127-143.e24. doi: 10.1016/j.cell.2018.12.008.  PMID: 30633903

Sep 19

Elizabeth Rochon, PhD

Oct 3

Shuai Yuan, PhD   presenting

Ricard N, Scott RP, Booth CJ, Velazquez H, Cilfone NA, Baylon JL, Gulcher JR, Quaggin SE, Chittenden TW, Simons M. Endothelial ERK1/2 signaling maintains integrity of the quiescent endothelium. J Exp Med. 2019 Aug 5;216(8):1874-1890. doi: 10.1084/jem.20182151. PMID: 31196980

Oct 17

Brittany Durgin, PhD   presenting

Agbor LN, Nair AR, Wu J, Lu KT, Davis DR, Keen HL, Quelle FW, McCormick JA, Singer JD, Sigmund CD. Conditional deletion of smooth muscle Cullin-3 causes severe progressive hypertension. JCI Insight. 2019 Jun 11;5. pii: 129793. doi: 10.1172/jci.insight.129793. PMID: 31184598. PMCID:PMC6675584

Oct 31

Jonathan Florentin, PhD   presenting

Fernandez DM, Rahman AH, Fernandez NF, Chudnovskiy A, Amir ED, Amadori L, Khan NS, Wong CK, Shamailova R, Hill CA, Wang Z, Remark R, Li JR, Pina C, Faries C, Awad AJ, Moss N, Bjorkegren JLM, Kim-Schulze S, Gnjatic S, Ma'ayan A, Mocco J, Faries P, Merad M, Giannarelli C. Single-cell immune landscape of human atherosclerotic plaques. Nat Med. 2019 Oct 7. doi: 10.1038/s41591-019-0590-4. PMID: 31591603. DOI: 10.1038/s41591-019-0590-4

Nov 14

Lydia Perkins, PhD   presenting

Liu Y, Zhong H, Bao W, Mendelson A, An X, Shi P, Chou ST, Manwani D, Yazdanbakhsh K. Patrolling monocytes scavenge endothelial-adherent sickle RBCs: a novel mechanism of inhibition of vaso-occlusion in SCD. Blood. 2019 Aug 15;134(7):579-590. Epub 2019 May 10. PMID:31076443. DOI: 10.1182/blood.2019000172

Dec 12

Tony DeMartino, PhD

2020

PRESENTER

Jan 9

Krithika Rao, PhD

Jan 23

Andrea Braganza, PhD

Feb 6

Gowtham Annarapu, PhD

Feb 20

Cody Rutledge, PhD

Mar 5

Jimin Yang, PhD

Mar 19

Tomasz Brzoska, PhD

Apr 2

Julia Chen-Shan Woodcock, PhD

Apr 16

Luca Giordano, PhD

Apr 30

Fnu Anuradha, PhD

May 14

Tomasz Kaminski, PhD

May 28

Yao Li, PhD