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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) Immune cell communication in 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 disease?

Ulrik Wisløff (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) Role of 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