Minisymposium: Mechanisms of Liver Injury

Minisymposium: Mechanisms of Liver Injury

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 • 8:30 AM - 11:00 AM (EDT)

Pennsylvania Convention Center, Room 116


Xiao-Ming Yin, MD, PhDChair
Xiao-Ming Yin, MD, PhD
Tulane University

Laura Molina, BSCo-Chair
Laura Molina, PhD
University of Pittsburgh


Session Description: This session will feature 10 abstract-driven short talks

  • Chair - Welcome and Introductions

Presentation Time

Presenting Author

Abstract Title

Abstract Number

8:30 AM - 8:45 AM

Xiaowen Ma

Loss of hepatic Drp1 contributes to alcohol-induced megamitochondria and exacerbates alcoholic hepatitis via impaired mitophagy and mitochondrial lipid oxidation

Abstract R98

8:45 AM - 9:00 AM

Shengmin Yan

A Novel Murine Model for Studying Alcohol-associated Biliary Dysfunction

Abstract R1956

9:00 AM - 9:15 AM

Vik Meadows

Mast Cell (MC)-Induced Cholestasis is Dependent on Apical Sodium Bile Acid Transporter (ASBT) Expression

Abstract R3068

9:15 AM - 9:30 AM

Travis Owen

The protective effects of estrogen on biliary and liver damage are independent of ER-β signaling in female Mdr2-/- mice

Abstract R3151

9:30 AM - 9:45 AM

Laura Molina

In the Absence of YAP, TAZ Contributes to Hepatocyte Adaptation in Chronic Cholestasis in Females

Abstract R3167

9:45 AM - 10:00 AM

Weina Chen

METTL3 Enhances Hepatocellular Carcinoma Progression by Regulating Polycomb Repressive Complex 1 (PRC1) Components BMI1 and RNF2

Abstract R3452

10:00 AM - 10:15 AM

Matthew McMillin

Characterization of Hepatic Injury During the Azoxymethane Model of Acute Liver Failure

Abstract R3952

10:15 AM - 10:30 AM

Elaina Williams

Hyperammonemia-induced DNA-damage Response Leads to the Acquisition of Cellular Senescence in Neurons after Chronic Liver Failure

Abstract R4234

10:30 AM - 10:45 AM

Priyanka Banerjee

Conjugated Bile Acids activate Reactive Oxygen Species-p90RSK-Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptor 3 signaling axis to promote lymphangiogenesis

Abstract R5471

10:45 AM - 11:00 AM (EST)

April O'Brien

Lipocalin-2 Stimulates Proliferation and a Profibrotic Cholangiocyte Phenotype during Cholestasis

Abstract R5479