Special Announcement Conference on the Biology of Inflammation, Cell-Cell Interactions, and Connective Tissue Potential New Approaches to Atherosclerosis Research Marriott-Dulles Hotel September 15-17, 1982 This conference is sponsored by the National Heart, Lung and Blood Institute. Topics to be discussed include the following: Mediators of the inflammatory response — cyclooxygenase and lipooxygenase pathways Activation of neutrophil function Chemotaxis Macrophages as effector cells Inflammation and tissue injury — free radicals; proteases Coagulation and inflammation Lymphokinesis and monokinesis Inflammation and atherosclerosis Cell-cell attachment Cell surface Growth factors Blood cell penetration of the artery wall Connective tissue — collagen Connective tissue — proteoglycans Connective tissue — basement membranes Attachment proteins Endothelial function — endothelial integrity Endothelial — leukocyte interactions Endothelial cell — coagulation factor interactions Endothelial cells and lipoproteins Attendance at this meeting will be limited, and will be based upon order of receipt of application. Any individual interested in attending should apply by writing to: Ms. Bettygail Fulcher c/o Prospect Associates 2115 E. Jefferson Street, 4th Floor Rockville, Maryland 20852. Deadline for receipt of applications is July 15, 1982.
Arteriosclerosis – Wolters Kluwer Health
Published: May 1, 1982