Virtual Session 2: April 16
Virtual Session 2: April 16

The April 16, 2020 session included:

  • Welcome | Chris Lindsell, PhD
  • Fireside Chat with Amy Abernethy, MD, PhD | Interview by Scott Steele, PhD
  • ACTS Abstract Presentations
    • Unique Vaginal Microbiome Populations and Microbial Gene Content Among Women Who Naturally Control HIV Progression, Katherine Michel
    • Nilotinib Alters MicroRNAs that Regulate Specific Autophagy and Ubiquitination Genes in the Cerebrospinal Fluid of Parkinson's Patients, Alan Fowler
    • Deep-primed IL-15 Superagonist Improves Antiviral Efficacy of HIV-specific CD8+ T-Cells in Humanized Mouse Model, Chase McCann
  • Moderated Q&A | Moderated by Kathryn Sandberg, PhD
  • Translational Science’s Finest Hour – Use the Moment Well, David Skorton, MD
  • ACTS Abstract Presentations
    • Hollow, Degradable poly(N-Isopropylacrylamide) Derived Nanoparticles for the Delivery of Anti-Inflammatory Peptides for the Treatment and Prevention of Post-Traumatic Osteoarthritis, Marcus Deloney
    • Matrix-bound Nanovesicles as a Novel Therapeutic Option for the Treatment of Rheumatoid Arhtritis, Raphael Crum
    • Heart Transplant Candidates Listed at Low First-Offer Organ Acceptance Rate Centers are More Likely to Die Waiting, Ashley Choi
  • Moderated Q&A | Moderated by Kathryn Sandberg, PhD
  • Closing | Chris Lindsell, PhD