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26th ANNUAL SCANDINAVIAN ATHEROSCLEROSIS CONFERENCE

Preliminary Program

 

The 2020 NIKKILÄ MEMORIAL LECTURE

Organized by Katariina Öörnii (Finland)
To be announced

Session - INFLAMMATION AND VASCULAR BIOLOGY

Organized and chaired by Clare Hawkins (Denmark) and Patrick Rensen (Netherlands) (Norway)

Invited speakers:

Esther Lutgens (Netherlands) Immunotherapy of atherosclerosis

Imran Rashid (USA) MPO to inhibit vascular inflammation and atherothrombotic disease



Selected oral and poster presentations

 

Session - CARDIOVASCULAR DISEASE

Organized and chaired by Riikka Kivelä (Finland) and Kirsten Holven (Norway)

Invited speakers:

Philip Calder (United Kingdom) Do omega-3 have a role in the prevention and treatment of cardiovascular diseases

Ulrik Wislof (Norway) Exercise in the treatment and prevention of CVD


Selected oral and poster presentations

 

Session - LIPOPROTEINS AND LIPID TRANSPORT

Organized and chaired by Matteo Pedrelli (Sweden) and Minna Kaikkonen- Määttä (Finland)

Invited speakers:

Giuseppe Danilo Norata (Italy) PCSK9 beyond the liver

Samuli Ripatti (Finland) Genetics of atherosclerosis and risk factors modifying serum lipid levels and metabolites


Selected oral and poster presentations

 

Session - OTHER TOPICS

Organized and chaired by Frida Emanuelsson (Denmark) and Monique Mulder (Netherlands)

Invited speakers:

Folkert Kuipers (Netherlands) A mouse model humanized for bile acids

Philip Shaul (USA) Endothelial cell LDL transcytosis: new implications for atherosclerosis research and treatment


Selected oral and poster presentations