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COVID-19 and basic science

Event: ESC Congress 2021 - The Digital Experience
Topic: Basic Science
Session type: Abstract Sessions
Date: 27 August 2021
Time: 20:15 - 21:00

Congress Session

5 presentations in this session

Erythrocytes induce vascular dysfunction in COVID-19

Speaker: Mr A. Mahdi (Stockholm, SE)

Novel SARS-CoV-2 variants induce higher toxicity in cardiovascular cells

Speaker: Doctor J. Wagner (Frankfurt, DE)

The SARS-CoV-2 Spike protein alters human cardiac pericyte function and interaction with endothelial cells through a non-infective mechanism involving activation of CD147 receptor signalling

Speaker: Doctor E. Avolio (Bristol, GB)

Expressing a truncated SARS-COV-2 spike protein in mouse heart induces cardiac hypertrophy

Speaker: Assistant Professor Z. Lin (Utica, US)

The effect of canakinumab on COVID19-associated cardiomyocyte contractile dysfunction and arrhythmias

Speaker: Mr S. Dimai (Nuremberg, DE)

5 speakers from this session

Mr Ali Mahdi

Karolinska University Hospital, Stockholm (Sweden)
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Doctor Julian Uwe Gabriel Wagner

Goethe University Hospital, Frankfurt (Germany)
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Doctor Elisa Avolio

University of Bristol, Bristol (United Kingdom of Great Britain & Northern Ireland)
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Assistant Professor Zhiqiang Lin

Masonic Medical Research Laboratory, Utica (United States of America)
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Mr Sanzio Dimai

, Nuremberg (Germany)
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