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Development/Genetics Schedule

Developmental Vascular Biology and Genetics Workshop VII


Monday, October 16, 8:30am - Vascular Progenitors

Genetic compensation and transcriptional adaptation during vascular development
Didier Stainier, Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research

  Developmental mechanisms and origins of coronary arteries
Bin Zhou, Albert Einstein School of Medicine
  Two Abstract Presentations

Coffee break from 10:00 to 10:30am

Monday, October 16, 10:30am - Vascular Cell Biology

New Roles for BMP Signaling in Angiogenesis
Victoria Bautch, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Coordination of angiogenesis by asymmetric cell division
Shane Herbert, University of Manchester

  Two Abstract Presentations

Lunch 12:00-1:30pm

Monday, October 16, 2:00pm - Vascular Signaling

Regulation of vascular morphogenesis
Brant Weinstein, NICHD/NIH
  Hemodynamic control of vascular development
Mark Kahn, University of Pennsylvania
  A rap song about vascular cell adhesion
Mark Ginsberg, University of California, San Diego
  Three Abstract Presentations

Nano-Talks at 4:30pm

Dinner from 6:00 to 7:00pm

Posters from 7:00 to 10:00pm

Tuesday, October 17, 8:30am - Transcriptional Control/Gene Regulation

Identification and characterization of injury and regeneration-responsive endocardial enhancer elements
Brian Black, University of California, San Francisco
Untangling the regulatory pathways controlling vascular differentiation
Sarah De Val, Oxford University
Two Abstract Presentations

Coffee break - 10:00-10:30am

Tuesday, October 17, 10:30am - Coronary Vascular Development

Blood flow stimulated behaviors that regulate artery size and shape
Kristy Red-Horse, Stanford University
  Developmental programming of the cardiac lymphatics towards immunomodulation and improved heart repair
Paul Riley, Oxford University

Two Abstract Presentations

Lunch from 12:15 to 1:30pm

Wednesday, October 18, 8:30am - Lymphatic Development

Building lymphatic vessels in vertebrates: Insights from zebrafish
Karina Yaniv, Weizmann Institute
  Transcriptional control of valve development in the lymphatic vasculature
Natasha Harvey, University of South Australia
  Two Abstract Presentations

Wednesday, October 18, 10:30am - Vascular Heterogeneity

Guidance of vascular patterning
Anne Eichmann, Yale University
  Vessel heterogeneity and generation of vascular niches in bone
Ralf H. Adams, Max-Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine
  Three Abstract Presentations

Thursday, October 19, 8:30am - Special Joint Session: Engineering Vascular Morphogenesis

GTPase regulation of actomyosin during blood vessel tubulogenesis
Ondine Cleaver, UT Southwestern Medical Center
  Leveraging Instructive Cues from the ECM to Direct Tissue Development
Jean Schwarzbauer, Princeton University
  Vascular Smooth Muscle: A Developmental Mosaic
Mark Majesky, University of Washington
  Six Abstract Presentations

 Session concludes at 12:00pm

Blood flow stimulated behaviors that regulate artery size and shape 

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Funding for this conference was made possible (in part) by 1R13HL137350-01 from the National Institutes of Health. The views expressed in written conference materials or publications and by speakers and moderators do not necessarily reflect the official policies of the Department of Health and Human Services; nor does mention of trade names, commercial practices, or organizations imply endorsement by the U.S. Government.