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Division for Translational and Clinical Pharmacology - Young Investigator Awards Platform Session

Monday April 23, 2018

3:30 pm - 5:30 pm Eastern Time (ET)

Room 17A


Chair :

Felix Kim
Drexel University

This session showcases abstract-based oral presentations by undergraduates, graduate students, and postdoctoral ASPET members focused on translational and clinical pharmacology.


Carolyn Stine - University of Arizona

Heat Shock Protein 90 Promotes Morphine Anti-nociception in the Spinal Cord, But Not in the Brain, in a Murine Cancer Induced Bone Pain Model

Justin Doherty - South Florida Health Heart Institute

Rapamycin PFC Nanoparticles Pre-Treatment Mitigates Cisplatin Induced Acute Kidney Injury

Tiffanie Hargraves - University of Arizona

A Novel Metformin-methylglyoxal Imidazolinone Metabolite (IMZ) Sensitizes Cells to Insulin; A Potential Role in alleviating T2DM Complications

Tamara Escajadillo - University of California San Diego

Identification of Novel Host Factors That Reduce Cell Damage Induced By The Bacterial Pore-Forming Toxin Streptolysin O

Kristin Luther - Cedars-Sinai Medical Center

Therapeutic Exosome Preparations: Relative Bioactivities of Intra- and Extra-Vesicular Components

Mohamed Ghonim - Louisiana State University, School of Medicine

DNA-PK Is Activated in Human Atherosclerotic Plaques and Its Partial Inhibition by Gene Heterozygosity Reduces Atherogenesis in Mouse Model of The Disease

Awards Presentation