Awards

Hauptpreis

Egon Demetz, MSc PhD: The hemochromatosis gene Hfe and Kupffer cells control LDL-cholesterol homeostasis and impact on atherosclerosis development

Dimitrios Tsiantoulas, PhD: B Cell–Activating Factor Neutralization Aggravates Atherosclerosis

Stefan Coassin, PhD: A novel but frequent variant in LPA KIV-2 is associated with a pronounced Lp(a) and cardiovascular risk reduction

Best Presentation

2020

Anna Ondracek, MSc:  NEUTROPHIL EXTRACELLULAR TRAPS INDUCE MCP-1 RELEASE FROM ENDOTHELIAL CELLS AT THE PLAQUE RUPTURE SITE IN ACUTE MYOCARDIAL INFARCTION

Florentina Porsch, MSc: HAEMATOPOIETIC TREM2 DEFICIENCY PROMOTES ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND MODULATES IMMUNE CELL COMPOSITION IN LDLR-/- MICE

PD Dr. Can Gollmann-Tepeköylü, PhD: Toll-like receptor 3 mediates the onset of calcific aortic valve disease

Dr. Marion Mussbacher: PLATELET-SPECIFIC EXPRESSION OF THE INFLAMMATORY NF-B ACTIVATOR IKK2 REDUCES ATHEROSCLEROSIS AND PROTECTS MICE FROM HEPATOSTEATOSIS

Assoc.-Prof. Dr. Claudia Lamina: GENETIC FACTORS EXPLAIN A MAJOR FRACTION OF THE 50% LOWER LIPOPROTEIN(A) CONCENTRATIONS IN FINNS

Florentina Porsch, MSc:  CD22 deficiency reduces plasma triglyceride levels without affecting atherosclerotic lesion size in female Ldlr-/- mice