Best Poster Award Winners

1. ​​​​​​​TREATMENT WITH MIPOMERSEN REDUCES LEVELS OF APOB-CONTAINING  
    LIPOPROTEINS BY INCREASING FRACTIONAL REMOVAL OF VLDL AND LDL-APOB
    WITHOUT REDUCING VLDL-APOB SECRETION​ - Gissette Soffer, USA  
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2. INTRA​ADVENTITIAL ADIPOCYTES IN HUMAN AORTA AND RELATIONSHIPS TO
     METABOLIC RISK FACTORS
​ - Louisa Cheung, Sweden 
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3. OXLDL INDUCES LONG-TERM PRO-INFLAMMATORY CYTOKINE PRODUCTION AND
     FOAM CELL FORMATION VIA EPIGENETIC REPROGRAMMING OF MONOCYTES
​ - Siroon
     Bekkering,
The Netherlands 
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4. DEFICIENCY OF ATP BINDING CASSETTE TRANSPORTER B6 IN MEGAKARYOCYTE PROGENITORS ACCELERATES ATHEROSCLEROSIS IN MICE​ - Laurent Yvan-Charvet, France
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5. MATRIX ASSISTED LASER DESORPTION/IONIZATION MASS SPECTROMETRY IMAGING
     (MALDI-MSI) REVEALS AND LOCALIZES DIFFERENT LIPIDS CLASSES INVOLVED IN
     ​ATHEROSCLEROSIS DEVELOPMENT​ - 
Marta Martin-Lorenzo, Spain
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6. THE ATYPICAL MECHANOSENSITIVE MICRORNA-712 DERIVED FROM PRE-RIBOSOMAL
    RNA INDUCES ENDOTHELIAL INFLAMMATION AND ATHEROSCLEROSIS​ - 
Hanjoong Jo, USA

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7.
 
FATTY ACID MANIPULATION OF OBESITY – CONSEQUENCES FOR HIGH-DENSITY
     LIPOPROTEIN PROTEIN COMPOSITION AND MACROPHAGE-TO-FECES REVERSE
     CHOLESTEROL TRANSPORT (RCT)​ - 
Fiona McGillicuddy​, Ireland
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8.
 
GLYCOSYLATED HAEMOGLOBIN AND LONG-TERM PROGNOSIS IN PATIENTS WITH
     SUSPECTED STABLE ANGINA PECTORIS WITHOUT DIABETES
​ - Eirik Wilberg Rebnord​,
     Norway
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9. 
AGE AND LDL-C RANGES IN A DEFINED HOMOZYGOUS FAMILIAL
     HYPERCHOLESTEROLEMIA PATIENT POPULATION​ - 
Frederick​ Raal, South Africa
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10. 
PHOSPHATIDYLSERINE: A KEY PLAYER IN MULTIPLE BIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES OF HDL
       - 
Anatol Kontush, France
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11.
 
CHOLESTEROL BIOSYNTHESIS UP-REGULATION PLAYS A CRUCIAL ROLE IN HFD-
       INDUCED HEPATIC ER STRESS AND HEPATOCELLULAR INFLAMMASOMES ACTIVATION​
       - 
Amir Bashiri, Canada
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12.
 
DIETS NATURALLY-RICH IN POLYPHENOLS IMPROVE GLUCOSE METABOLISM
       IN PEOPLE AT HIGH CARDIOVASCULAR RISK: A CONTROLLED RANDOMIZED TRIAL​
       - 
Lutgarda Bozzetto​, Italy
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13.
 
CIRCULATING BIOMARKERS FOR EXPRESSION OF PRO-INFLAMMATORY CYTOKINES
       IN CAROTID PLAQUES
​ - Andreas Edsfeldt​, Sweden
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14. 
MUTATIONS OF MITOCHONDRIAL GENOME AND SUBCLINICAL CAROTID
       ATHEROSCLEROSIS​ - 
Igor Sobenin, Russia
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15. 
FLOW SENSITIVE ANTI-THROMBOTIC NANOPARTICLES SITE SPECIFICALLY INHIBIT
       THROMBOSIS AT ATHEROSCLEROTIC PLAQUE GEOMETRIES​ - 
Erik Westein, Australia
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16. 
LOW LEVELS OF IGM ANTIBODIES AGAINST AN AGE-MODIFIED APOLIPROTEIN B100
       PEPTIDE PREDICT CARDIOVASCULAR EVENTS IN NON-DIABETICS
​ - Jenifer Vallejo
       Minguez​,
Sweden
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17. 
PCSK9 LEVELS IN ABDOMINALLY OBESE MEN: ASSOCIATION WITH PARAMETERS
       OF THE GLUCOSE-INSULIN HOMEOSTASIS AND EFFECTS OF A LIFESTYLE
       MODIFICATION PROGRAM​ -
 Benoit Arsenault​, Canada
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18. 
ENDOTHELIAL LIPASE ATTENUATES VASORELAXING CAPACITY OF HDL​ - Sasa Frank,
       Austria
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19. 
REDUCED PROGRESSION OF CAROTID INTIMA MEDIA THICKNESS IN PATIENTS
       WITH RHEUMATOID ARTHRITIS: 1-YEAR RESULTS OF THE FRANCIS STUDY

       - 
Manuel Castro Cabezas​, The Netherlands
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20. 
BODY WEIGHT GAIN IMPAIRS PHYSICAL TRAINING BENEFITS IN OLD APOE -/- MICE
       ​ - 
Vanessa Di Cataldo​, France
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21.
 
APOB/APOA1 RATIO IMPROVES CLINICAL CRITERIA SENSITIVITY
      ​FOR THE IDENTIFICATION OF FH CHILDREN​ - Ana Medeiros​,
Portugal


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