EMAIL SIGN UP

PHA's 2016 International PH Conference and Scientific Sessions

25 Years of Progress: Changing the History of PH - Oral Abstract Presentations

The following abstracts were presented during the Scientific Sessions. PHA congratulates the winners of the awards for best abstracts in basic and clinical science.

Basic Science

Abstract 1002 - Category Winner!

PHD2 Deficiency in Endothelial Cells and Hematopoietic Cells Induces Obliterative Vascular Remodeling and Severe Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Recapitulating Clinical PAH
Read the abstract (PDF)

Presenter:
Zhiyu Dai, PhD
University of Illinois College of Medicine
Chicago, Ill.

Abstract 1010

A Selective TGFß Ligand Trap Attenuates Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Read the abstract (PDF)

Presenter:
Lai-Ming Yung, MD
Brigham and Women’s Hospital
Boston, Mass.

Clinical Science

Abstract 1051 - Category Winner!

Evidence of Fatty Acid Metabolic Defects and Right Ventricular Lipotoxicity in Human Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Read the abstract (PDF)

Presenter:
Evan L. Brittain, MD, MSCI
Vanderbilt University
Nashville, Tenn.

Abstract 1042

A Computer Simulation Model for Atrial Fenestration Sizing in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension with Right Ventricular Failure
Read the abstract (PDF)

Presenter:
Joseph Kuruvilla, DO
Helen DeVos Children’s Hospital of Spectrum Health
Grand Rapids, Mich.

 

FacebookTwitterInstagram iconLinkedInYouTube

For optimal viewing of PHAssociation.org, please use a standards-compliant browser such as Google Chrome or Firefox.

The information provided on the PHA website is provided for general information only. It is not intended as legal, medical or other professional advice, and should not be relied upon as a substitute for consultations with qualified professionals who are familiar with your individual needs. PHA does not endorse or recommend any commercial products or services.

801 Roeder Road, Ste. 1000, Silver Spring, MD 20910   Patient-to-Patient Support Line: 1-800-748-7274
Webmaster@PHAssociation.org
    Privacy Policy    Terms of Use    Provide Feedback & Report Bugs

Designed by Matrix Group International, Inc.® | © 2017 Pulmonary Hypertension Association. All Rights Reserved.

BBB Accredited Charity BEST in AmericaCharity Navigator
NORD

The National Organization for Rare Disorders (NORD) awarded PHA the Abbey S. Meyers Leadership Award in 2012 for outstanding service to PHA members in advocacy, education and other key areas.