|2:00 pm - 5:00 pm||Arrival and Check-in|
|3:30 pm - 3:45 pm||Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff / Welcome by the GRS Conference Chair|
|3:45 pm - 4:30 pm||Keynote Lecture|
|3:45 pm - 4:15 pm||Steve Crowley (Duke University, Durham)|
"The role of the renin angiotensin system on inflammation and immune response: the bad family with some good relatives"
|4:15 pm - 4:30 pm||Discussion|
|4:30 pm - 6:00 pm||Poster Session I|
|7:30 pm - 9:30 pm||Angiotensin in development, immunity and inflammation|
|Discussion Leaders: Robert Regenhardt (University of Florida, Gainesville) and David Harrison (University of Vanderbilt, Nashville)|
|7:30 pm - 7:50 pm||Arndt Manzel (Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany)|
"Role of the RAS in autoimmune inflammation of the CNS"
|7:50 pm - 8:00 pm||Discussion|
|8:00 pm - 8:20 pm||Jose Gomez (Duke University, Durham)|
"Contribution of kidney mesenchymal stem cells to renin producing cells"
|8:20 pm - 8:30 pm||Discussion|
|8:30 pm - 8:50 pm||Gregory Shen (Cedar-Sinai Medical Center, Los Angeles)|
"Angiotensin converting enzyme shapes the MHC class I peptide repertoire"
|8:50 pm - 9:00 pm||Discussion|
|9:00 pm - 9:10 pm||Ulrike Maschke (Max Delbrück Center, Berlin, Germany)|
"Deletion of (Pro)renin receptor impairs T cell development"
|9:10 pm - 9:15 pm||Discussion|
|9:15 pm - 9:25 pm||Amee George (University of Queensland, St. Lucia, Australia)
"Investigating the mechanism of AngII-mediated EGFR transactivation using a functional genomics (RNA interference) screening approach"
|9:25 pm - 9:30 pm||Discussion|
|7:30 am - 8:30 am||Breakfast|
|9:00 am - 11:00 am||Angiotensin: Is there still a need for studying blood pressure regulation? |
|Discussion Leaders: Kirsty Pringle (University of Newcastle, Australia) and Dominik Müller (Friedrich-Alexander-University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Erlangen, Germany)|
|9:00 am - 9:20 am||Matthew A Sparks (Duke University, Durham)|
"Impact of vascular smooth muscle cell specific AT1a receptors on blood pressure regulation"
|9:20 am - 9:30 am||Discussion|
|9:30 am - 9:50 am||Kelly Putnam (University of Kentucky, Lexington) |
"Role of adipocyte-derived angiotensinogen in obesity-induced hypertension and in Ang II-induced vascular diseases"
|9:50 am - 10:00 am||Discussion|
|10:00 am - 10:20 am||Rasna Sabharwal (University of Iowa, Iowa City)|
"Methionine sulfoxide reductase-A protects against angiotensin II-induced autonomic and cardiac dysfunction, and aortic aneurysms"
|10:20 am - 10:30 am||Discussion|
|10:30 am - 10:40 am||Alexandros Nikolaou (Vrije University Brussel, Belgium)|
"IVDE77: A novel novel synthetic Ang IV-analogue for the insulin-regulated aminopeptidase"
|10:40 am - 10:45 am||Discussion|
|10:45 am - 10:55 am||Zhiying Shan (University of Florida, Gainesville)
"Chronic blockade of the NTS AT1R decreases circulating endothelial progenitor-inflammatory cells ratio and exacerbates hypertension in the SHR"
|10:55 am - 11:00 am||Discussion|
|11:00 am - 12:30 pm||Poster Session II|
|Coffee will be served in the poster area from 11:00 am - 11:30 am|
|1:30 pm - 2:30 pm||The impact of angiotensin and its metabolites on target organ function and regeneration|
|Discussion Leaders: Qianchen, Yong (Texas A&M Health Science, Temple) and Lisa Cassis (University of Kentucky, Lexington)|
|1:30 pm - 1:50 pm||Jusin L Grobe (University of Iowa, Iowa City)|
"Control of metabolic rate by brain angiotensins"
|1:50 pm - 2:00 pm||Discussion|
|2:00 pm - 2:10 pm||Wendy Batenburg (Erasmus University Rotterdam, Netherlands)|
"The putative (pro)renin receptor blocker HRP(handle region peptide) upregulates endothelium-contractile factors in aliskiren-treated diabetic transgenic (mREN2)27 rats"
|2:10 pm - 2:15 pm||Discussion|
|2:15 pm - 2:25 pm||Alison Bourne (Temple University School of Medicine, Philadelphia)|
"Vascular selective ADAM17 silencing prevented medial hypertrophy and perivascular fibrosis induced by angiotensin II infusion"
|2:25 pm - 2:30 pm||Discussion|
|2:30 pm - 3:00 pm||Evaluation Period|
|Fill out GRS Evaluation Forms|
|3:00 pm||Gordon Research Seminar ends. For those attending the associated Gordon Research Conference, please check in at the GRC Office beginning at 4:00 pm.|