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Supported by an educational grant from St. Jude Medical
7 minute presentation, 5 minute discussion
Chairs: *Juan A. Crestanello and *Benjamin D. Kozower
L1. Thoracic-radiation Induced Tumor Immunomodulation: Mechanistic Insights and Translational Rationale for Combining with Chimeric Antigen Receptor (CAR) T-Cell Therapy for Thoracic Cancers
Jonthan Villena-Vargas, Marissa Mayor, Andreas de Biasi, *David R. Jones, Michel Sadelain, *Prasad S. Adusumilli
Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center, New York, NY
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L2. Utilization of Lungs for Transplantation Following Donor Cardiac Death in the Field Is Successful with Targeted Drug Delivery During Ex Vivo Lung Perfusion
Eric J. Charles, J. Hunter Mehaffey, Ashish K. Sharma, James M. Isbell, *Christine L. Lau, *Curtis G. Tribble, Victor E. Laubach, *Irving L. Kron
University of Virginia Health System, Charlottesville, VA
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L3. Pathogenesis of De Novo Lung-Restricted Autoimmunity Following Lung Transplantation
Stephen Chiu1, Vijay Subramanian2, *Daniel Kreisel2, GR Scott Budinger1, Harris Perlman1, *Malcolm McAvoy DeCamp, Jr. 1, Thalachallour Mohanakumar2, Ankit Bharat1
1Northwestern University, Chicago, IL; 2Washington University, St. Louis, MO
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L4. Overexpression of the RNA-binding Protein CUG-BP1 Promotes Esophageal Cancer Cell Proliferation by Enhancing Mtor Expression
Daniel Mansour1, Kimberly Byrnes1, Pornima Phatak1, Douglas Turner2, *Richard Battafarano3, James Donahue1
1University of Maryland Baltimore, MD; 2Baltimore Veteran Affairs Medical Center, Baltimore, MD; 3John Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD
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Winner Ribbon Mechanistic Insights into the Pathophysiology of Pulmonary Vein Stenosis
Rachel D. Vanderlaan1, Yaquin Yana Fu2, Jingyi Pan2, Anouk Martine-Teichert Martine-Teichert2, Jiaquan Zhu2, Mauro Lo Rito2, Jason Maynes2, *John Coles2, Jaques Belik2, *Christopher A. Caldarone2
1University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada; 2Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
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L6. Obtaining the Biomechanical Behavior of Ascending Aortic Aneurysm by using Novel Speckle Tracking Echocardiography
Mohammed S. Alreshidan, Kevin Lachapelle, Sr., Richard Leask, Sr.
McGill University, Montreal, QC, Canada
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L7. Calpain Inhibition Modulates GSK-3? Pathways in A Swine Model of Chronic Myocardial Ischemia in the Setting of Metabolic Syndrome: A Proteomic and Mechanistic Analysis
Brittany A. Potz, Ashraf A. Sabe, Nassrene Y. Elmadhun, Jun Feng, Richard A. Clements, Ruhul M. Abid, *Frank W. Sellke
Brown University, Providence, RI
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L8. Aortic Valve Repair using Autologous Pericardium: To Fix or Not to Fix?
Janet Mee Chin Ngu, Hadi Daood Toeg, Reza Jafar, Benjamin Sohmer, Vincent Chan, Michel Labrosse, *Munir Boodhwani
University of Ottawa Heart Institute, Ottawa, ON, Canada
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