Recommended Readings: Edward A. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.

Friday Lecture Series

The Regression of Atherosclerosis and its Molecular Regulation: Insights from Novel Mouse Models

Genetics of Lipid Disorders and Atherosclerosis: A Symposium in Honor of Jan Breslow’s 70th Birthday

Edward A. Fisher, M.D., Ph.D., M.P.H.,

Leon Charney Professor of CardiovascularMedicine, director, Center for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Disease and director,

Marc and Ruti Bell Program in Vascular Biology,

New York University School of Medicine

 March 15, 2012

3:45 p.m.-5:00 p.m. (Refreshments, 3:15 p.m., Abby Lounge)

Caspary Auditorium

Recommended Readings

Amirbekian, V., Aguinaldo, J. G. S., Amirbekian, S., Hyafil, F., Vucic, E., Sirol, M., . . . Fayad, Z. A. (2009). Atherosclerosis and matrix metalloproteinases: Experimental molecular MR imaging in vivo. Radiology, 251(2), 429-438

Cormode, D. P., Chandrasekar, R., Delshad, A., Briley-Saebo, K. C., Calcagno, C., Barazza, A., . . . Fayad, Z. A. (2009). Comparison of synthetic high density lipoprotein (HDL) contrast agents for MR imaging of atherosclerosis. Bioconjugate Chemistry, 20(5), 937-943

Fayad, Z. A. (2010). Atherosclerotic plaque composition: Analysis with multicolor CT and targeted gold nanoparticles. Radiology, 256(3), 774-782

Feig, J. E., Rong, J. X., Shamir, R., Sanson, M., Vengrenyuk, Y., Liu, J., . . . Fisher, E. A. (2011). HDL promotes rapid atherosclerosis regression in mice and alters inflammatory properties of plaque monocyte-derived cells. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 108(17), 7166-7171

Parathath, S., Grauer, L., Huang, L. -., Sanson, M., Distel, E., Goldberg, I. J., & Fisher, E. A. (2011). Diabetes adversely affects macrophages during atherosclerotic plaque regression in mice. Diabetes, 60(6), 1759-1769

Van Gils, J. M., Derby, M. C., Fernandes, L. R., Ramkhelawon, B., Ray, T. D., Rayner, K. J., . . . Moore, K. J. (2012). The neuroimmune guidance cue netrin-1 promotes atherosclerosis by inhibiting the emigration of macrophages from plaques. Nature Immunology, 13(2), 136-143