March 2014 Stanford CVI Postdoctoral Fellow Travel Award Recipients

We are please to announce the recipients of the March CVI Postdoctoral Fellow Travel Awards

  • Hossein Bahrami (Paul Heidenreich/Michael McConnell)
    Abstract: High left ventricular ejection fraction is associated with worse outcomes in patients with and without heart failure
    Meeting: American College of Cardiology (ACC)
  • Paul Burridge (Joseph Wu)
    Abstract: Chemically defined and small molecule-based generation of human cardiomyocytes
    Meeting: Fourth International Conference on Stem Cell Engineering (ICSCE)
  • Pin-I Chen (Marlene Rabinovitch)
    Abstract: Amphetamine enhances the susceptibility of pulmonary arterial endothelial cells (PAEC) to apoptosis and DNA damage
    Meeting: Keystone Symposia – Metabolism and Angiogenesis
  • Ayal Hendel (Matthew Porteus)
    Abstract: Quantifying genome editing outcomes at endogenous loci using SMRT sequencing
    Meeting: Therapeutics Discovery Symposia USA 2014, Genome Engineering & Genome Editing
  • Luqia Hou (Ngan Huang)
    Abstract: Extracellular matrix-mediated endothelial differentiation of human induced pluripotent stem cells
    Meeting: Experimental Biology 2014
  • Gina Jung (Dan Bernstein)
    Abstract: Maturation of ß-adrenergic receptor (ß-AR) signaling in human induced pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyocytes (hiPSC-CMs)
    Meeting: Keystone Symposia - Stem Cells and Reprogramming 
  • Daniel Kaiser (Paul Wang)
    Abstract: Source mapping and differential entrainment: a potential guide for ablation of complex arrhythmia
    Meeting: Heart Rhythm 2014
  • Uwe Raaz (Phil Tsao)
    Abstract: Cbfa1 (Runx2) is a mediator of aortic stiffness and hypertension in a murine model of diabetes mellitus type 2
    Meeting: Arteriosclerosis, Thrombosis and Vascular Biology (ATVB) 2014 Scientific Sessions
  • Ranjan Ray (Kiran Khush)
    Abstract: Treatment of left ventricular assist device associated arteriovenous malformations with thalidomide
    Meeting: International Society for Heart and Lung Transplantation
  • Sharla Powell White (Wei Zhou)
    Abstract: Modulation of the PKC epsilon pathway affects macrophage expression
    Meeting: Keystone Symposia - Molecular Cell Biology of Macrophages in Human Diseases

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