2018 Mini Symposium: Aberrant Lipid Metabolism/Signaling in Aging and Disease

Event Date & Time

December 7, 2018 at 8:30 am - 3 pm


Dental Building, Room 1.117, Long Campus

Event Details:
Mini Symposium: Aberrant Lipid Metabolism/ Signaling in Aging and Disease

Welcome by:
Dr. Nicolas Musi, Director
Sam and Ann Barshop Institute for Longevity and Aging Studies


FREE* lunch will be provided & Registration is FREE!
*Please RSVP by November 21st to receive free lunch.
To register, please email Jacklyn: roblesj5@uthscsa.edu


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About the Speaker(s)

Xianlin Han, PhD
Barshop Institute, UT Health San Antonio
"Introduction of lipids, lipid metabolism, and lipidomics, and connections to translational medicine."

L. Ashley Cowart, PhD
Virginia Commonwealth University
“Aberrant ceramide metabolism in the pathogenesis of diabetic cardiomyopathy

Mengwei Zang, PhD
Barshop Institute, UT Health San Antonio
"Aberrant lipid metabolism in non-alcoholic fatty liver."

Valerian E Kagan, PhD, DSc
University of Pittsburgh
"Elimination of the unnecessary - Redox lipidomics deciphers lipid signals of programmed cell death"

Yuguang "Roger" Shi, PhD
Barshop Institute, UT Health San Antonio
“Regulation of the mitochondrial aging clock by cardiolipin remodeling, the ER-mitochondrial connection

Domenico Pratico, MD
Temple University
“Neuroinflammation and Alzheimer’s disease: lessons learned from the leukotrienes pathway"