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Endothelial function and the microcirculation

Event: ESC CONGRESS 2017
Topic: Endothelial function
Session type: Advances in Science
Date: 26 August 2017
Time: 13:30 - 15:00

Congress Session

5 presentations in this session

State of the Art: endothelial function and the microcirculation

Speaker: Professor D. Duncker (Rotterdam, NL)

Inhibition of Interleukin-6 activity by tocilizumab improves arterial stiffness, LV myocardial deformation and endothelial glycocalyx in patients with rheumatoid arthritis.

Speaker: Doctor I. Ikonomidis (Athens, GR)

Red blood cells from patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus induce vascular endothelial dysfunction via a mechanism involving vascular arginase I and reactive oxygen species

Speaker: Doctor Z. Zhou (Stockholm, SE)

Akap1 modulates endothelial cells function, arterial systolic blood pressure and vascular reactivity

Speaker: Doctor F. Cattaneo (Naples, IT)

The importance of endothelial dysfunction in clinical practice

Speaker: Professor J. Kaski (London, GB)

5 speakers from this session

Professor Dirk J Duncker

Erasmus MC, University Medical Centre Rotterdam, Rotterdam (Netherlands (The))
8 presentations
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Doctor Ignatios Ikonomidis

National & Kapodistrian University of Athens, Athens (Greece)
5 presentations

Doctor Zhichao Zhou

Karolinska Institute, Stockholm (Sweden)
1 presentation
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Doctor Fabio Cattaneo

, Naples (Italy)
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Professor Juan Carlos Kaski

St George's Hospital (London), London (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
7 presentations
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