Topics and Speakers for 2013

Dec. 10, 2013, Thomas Yarbrough
Induction of pulmonary hypertension changes by extracellular vesicles from monocrotaline-treated mice
Cardiovascular Research. doi:10.1093/cvr/cvt184
Nov. 19, 2013, Rebecca Morrow
Dominant Suppression of Inflammation by Glycan-hydrolized IgG
PNAS 110(25): 10252-7.  doi:10.1073/pnas.1301480110
Nov. 12, 2013, Chian Ju Jong
Inhibition of Mitochondria- and Endoplasmic Reticulum Stress-Mediated Autophagy Augments Temozolomide-Induced Apoptosis in Glioma Cells
PLoS ONE 7(6): e38706. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0038706
Nov. 05, 2013, Jared McLendon
Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension Is Linked to Insulin Resistance and Reversed by Peroxisome Proliferator–Activated Receptor-γ Activation
Circulation 2007;115:1275-84; doi: 10.1161/CIRCULATIONAHA.106.663120
Oct. 29, 2013, Naga Annamdevula
An Approach for Characterizing and Comparing Hyperspectral Microscopy Systems
Sensors 2013, 13, 9267-9293; doi:10.3390/s130709267
Oct. 22, 2013, Jim Parker
Non–Muscle Myosin Light Chain Kinase Isoform Is a Viable Molecular Target in Acute Inflammatory Lung Injury
Am J Respir Cell Mol Biol Vol 44. pp 40–52, 2011; doi: 10.1165/rcmb.2009-0197OC
Oct. 15, 2013, Andrew Ferretti
Multiple Checkpoint Breach of B Cell Tolerance in Rasgrp1-Deficient Mice
 Immunol 2013; 191:3605-3613; doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1202892
Sep. 24, 2013, Patricia Villalta
TRPV4-Mediated Calcium Influx into Human Bronchial Epithelia upon Exposure to Diesel Exhaust Particles
Environ Health Perspect 119:784-93, Jun 2011; doi:10.1289/
Sep. 17, 2013, Mark Taylor
"Calcium dynamics and functional tuning of the vascular endothelium"
No article
Sep. 10, 2013, Peter Favreau
Thin-film Tunable Filters for Hyperspectral Fluorescence Microscopy
Sep. 3, 2013, Troy Stevens
Trans-cellular Propagation of Tau Aggregation by Fibrillar Species
J Biol Chem 2012, 287:19440-19451; doi: 10.1074/jbc.M112.346072
Aug. 27, 2013, Mary Townsley
Mechanisms of Signal Transduction: Mitochondria Efficiently Buffer Subplasmalemmal Ca 2+Elevation during Agonist Stimulation
J Biol Chem 2003, 278:10807-10815; doi: 10.1074/jbc.M212971200
Aug. 20, 2013, Salina Gairhe
Targeting sphingosine kinase 1 attenuates bleomycininduced pulmonary fibrosis
FASEB J, Vol 27, April 2013; doi: 10.1096/fj.12-219634 
Jun. 04, 2013, Pierre Kadeba
The 90-kDa heat-shock protein (Hsp90)-binding immunophilin FKBP51 is a mitochondrial protein that translocates to the nucleus to protect cells against oxidative stress
The Journal of Biological Chemistry, Vol 286, Number 34, August 26, 2011
May 28, 2013, Kaori Oshima
The role of disturbed blood flow in the development of Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension: Lessons from preclinical animal models
Am J Physiol Lung Cell Mol Physiol, 26 April 2013; doi: 10.1152/ajplung.00031.2013
May 14, 2013, Kathleen McClinton
Mechanism-based covalent neuraminidase inhibitors with broad-spectrum influenza antiviral activity
SCIENCE, Vol 340, 5 April 2013; doi: 10.1126/science.1232552
May 07, 2013, Leslie Hargett
"Do microparticles promote endothelial cell adhesion in pulmonary arterial hypertension?"
No article
Apr. 30, 2013, Terrance Platt
Prolonged vasoconstriction of resistance arteries involves vascular smooth muscle actin polymerization leading to inward remodeling
Cardiovasc Res 2013; doi: 10.1093/cvr/cvt034
Apr. 16, 2013, Rebekah Morrow
Anti-inflammatory activity of immunoglobulin G resulting from Fc sialylation
SCIENCE, Vol 313, 4 August 2006; doi: 10.1126/science.1129594
Apr. 09, 2013, Ashley DeCoux
TLR signaling prevents hyperoxia-induced lung injury by protecting the alveolar epithelium from oxidant-mediated death
J Immunol 2012, 189:356-364; doi: 10.4049/jimmunol.1103124
Apr. 02, 2013, Jamie Hill
Mitochondrial DAMPs increase endothelial permeability through neutrophil dependent and independent pathways
PLOS ONE, Vol 8, Issue 3, March 2013; doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0059989
Mar. 26, 2013, Thomas Yarbrough
Microparticles induce cell cycle arrest through redox-sensitive processes in endothelial cells: Implications in vascular senescence
J Am Heart Assoc 2012, 1; doi: 10.1161/JAHA.112.001842
Feb. 26, 2013, Ningyong Xu
Transient receptor potential canonical channels are required for in vitro endothelial tube formation
The Journal of Biological Chemistry, Vol 287, Number 8, February 17, 2012
Feb. 05, 2013, Adam Morrow
Alzheimer brain-derived tau oligomers propagate pathology from endogenous tau
Scientific Reports, Oct. 3, 2012
Jan. 29, 2013, Phoibe Renema
Pseudomonas aeruginosa selective adherence to and entry into human endothelial cells
Infection and Immunity, Vol 62, Number 12, Dec. 1994
Jan. 22, 2013, Ed Crockett
Targeted gene delivery of BMPR2 attenuates pulmonary hypertension
European Respiratory Journal, Vol 39, Number 2, 2012
Jan. 15, 2013, Joshua Phillips
The role of the microtubules in tumor necrosis factor-α–induced endothelial cell permeability
American Journal of Respiratory Cell and Molecular Biology, Vol 28, 2003
Jan. 08, 2013, Kari Dugger
Inhibition of cAMP degradation improves regulatory T cell-mediated suppression
The Journal of Immunology, 2009, 182: 4017– 4024

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