Congratulations to Raizada Lab for Recent Awards

Congratulations to Dr. Mohan Raizada and members of his research group, who have won several awards in September:

Council on Hypertension Scientific Session- 2016; September 14-17, Orlando, FL

  • Yanfei Qi: American Foundation for Hypertension Research and Education (AFHRE) Travel Award, Paper on “Low Dose Minocycline Lowers BP and Improves Inflammatory Status in Patients with Treatment Resistant Hypertension”.
  • Yanfei Qi: Best Poster Award, title “Hypertension Is Associated With Profound Pathological Changes In The Gut”.
  • Seungbum Kim: Best Poster Award, title “Butyrate, a Microbial Metabolite, Attenuates Angiotensin II-induced Hypertension and Gut Dysbiosis”.

International Society of Hypertension, Hypertension Seoul 2016, September 24-29

  • Mohan K Raizada: Invited Speaker, title “Neuro-immune communication in hypertension: a new therapeutic angle?
  • Seungbum Kim: Travel Grant to present his paper “Microbial metabolite, butyrate attenuates angiotensin II-induced hypertension and dysbiosis”.
  • Seungbum Kim: Best oral presentation – Basic Science award for his paper “Microbial metabolite, butyrate, attenuates angiotensin II-induced hypertension and dysbiosis”.