The 3rd International Consortium Meeting for Genetic Studies in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH)

26 June 2022

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We are delighted to invite you to The 3rd International Consortium Meeting for Genetic Studies in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension (PAH), which will take place on 26 June 2022, the final day of the PVRI2022 Athens Congress.

Agenda

Start 9am

  • Nick Morrell // Introduction and welcome 
  • Wendy Chung // Update from ClinGen Task Force on PAH genes
  • Christina Eichstaedt // Genetic counselling and testing in pulmonary arterial hypertension – A consensus statement on behalf of the International Consortium for Genetic Studies in Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
  • Harm Jan Bogaard and David Montani // International collaborative studies of unaffected BMPR2 mutation carriers 

Break 10.30-11am

  • Micheala Aldred // Mitochondrial genetics: haplogroups and beyond
  • Raymond Benza // Could anorexigen exposure contribute to the increased penetrance of pulmonary arterial hypertension in women who carry pathogenic BMPR2 mutations?
  • Stefan Graf // Non-coding disease-causing genetic variation in PAH

Lunch 12-1pm

  • Allan Lawrie // Molecular classification/clustering based on the transcriptome and epigenome in PAH
  • Emilia Swietlik // A first multicentre, Adaptive recall-by-genotype Study in pulmonary arterial hypertension (PAH ANALYST): study protocol
  • Chris Rhodes // DNA methylation and pulmonary hypertension

Finish 3pm

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