Endothelium in CAD

Friday, 12 April 2002


O. Gurné (Brussels, Belgium)
J.L. Balligand (Brussels, Belgium)

Endothelium in coronary artery disease

Session I

Abstract no
Chair O. Gurné (Brussels, Belgium)  
9.30 – 9.55 Molecular regulation of e-NOS by the endothelium
J.L. Balligand (Brussels, Belgium)
9.55 – 10.20 Regulation of cardiac contraction by e-NOS and beta3 adrenoceptors
S. Moniotte (Brussels, Belgium)
10.20 – 10.45 Transfection e-NOS in coronary arteries
S. Janssens (Leuven, Belgium)
10.45 – 11.15 coffee break  
Chair J.L. Balligand (Brussels, Belgium)  
11.15 – 11.45 Drug therapy of endothelial dysfunction
O. Gurné (Brussels, Belgium)
11.45 – 12.15 Effect of Irbesartan on microcirculation in hypertensive patients with Metabolic Syndrome X
O.Timar, E. Levy, J. Buithieu, M. Bachand, J-L. Chiasson, and F. Sestier (Quebec, Canada)
12.15 – 12.30 discussion and final remarks
12.30 end of workshop 6