NEWS

  • View ISTH 2015 Posters Online Now!

    The Virtual Gallery of posters from ISTH 2015 are now online and available here. Use the Poster Session Online’s search feature to sort by topic or author. Posters will also soon be available at academy.isth.org for all ISTH members and non-member attendees of the Congress.
    Please note that some posters presenters have requested that their poster …

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  • See the Final Highlights of the ISTH 2015 Scientific Program

    The ISTH 2015 Congress featured an outstanding array of scientific presentations, and since our last email update, we have uploaded several new articles from the sessions on Wednesday and Thursday. See below for links to those articles:
    Meaningful Genetic Testing for Thrombophilia is Tantalizingly Close (Article and Video)
    RNA Subpopulations Targeted for Control of Cardiovascular Disease
    Earlier Start …

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  • Videos of Selected Presentations to be Available from the ISTH Academy

    Videos of the ISTH 2015 plenaries, State-of-the-Arts presentations and the highlights session will soon be online to view at academy.isth.org. The webcasts will be released over a 4-week period starting next week with content from Monday, June 21, to be released first. Each subsequent day’s content will be released chronologically in the following weeks.
    Regular ISTH …

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  • It’s Not Too Late; The ISTH 2015 Daily Congress News Remains Online

    For the first time in the history of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH), an online-only Congress daily news publication, was distributed via email to all Congress attendees. With exciting results in its inaugural year, the ISTH 2015 daily news site received more than 5,000 unique visitors and more than 9,000 visits overall …

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  • Find Your Selfies from ISTH 2015

    If you took a selfie at the ISTH selfie station in booth 1036, you can now view and download your photos online here. Browse through the photos to see friends and colleagues posing in front of the camera. To see more photos from the Congress, be sure to like us on Facebook and keep an …

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  • ISTH 2015 Congress President Sam Schulman Thanks Attendees

    ISTH 2015 Congress President Sam Schulman thanked all the Congress attendees and participants in a video message. “Thank you for all of your contributions in making this a great success, and good luck to you in the future,” Schulman said.
    The presentations, contributions and notable collaborations of nearly 7,300 people paved the way for an outstanding …

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  • RNA Subpopulations Targeted for Control of Cardiovascular Disease

    Several non-coding RNA subpopulations show promise as therapeutic targets in the control of cardiovascular disease, according to Stefanie Dimmeler, who delivered the Louis B. Jaques Plenary Lecture at the ISTH 2015 Congress Thursday.
    A small number of phase II trials in this area have been completed, with more clinical trials anticipated. The real excitement about non-coding …

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  • Observational Study Offering Real-Life Insights into the Burden and Mortality of Venous Thromboembolism (VTE) in Patients with Active Cancer Presented at ISTH 2015

    New real-life evidence from a UK observational study, presented at ISTH 2015, reveals the burden and mortality of venous thromboembolism (VTE) in patients with active cancer over a 10 year period1,3. Key findings from the study underscore the need for improved blood clot management in these patients:

     VTE is common in patients with active cancer: During …

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  • Don’t Miss the Following Upcoming Meetings

    *Update* Eurothrombosis Summit 2015 extended the abstract deadline to July 15. The Summit is October 1-3, 2015, in Como, Italy. Learn more at http://2015.eurothrombosis.eu/
    ITP Conference 2015
    July 21-26
    Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    67th National Hemophilia Foundation Annual Meeting
    August 13-15
    Dallas, Texas, USA
    XXIV Congresso Internacional de Groupo CLAHT
    August 27-29
    Sao Paulo, Brazil
    European Society of Cardiology Congress 2015
    August 29-September 2
    London, England
    48th Annual Congress …

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  • Passport Program Awards More than 20 Valuable Prizes

    The ISTH announced the winners of more than 20 valuable prizes from the Passport Program on Wednesday afternoon at the ISTH 2015 Congress. The grand prize winners, Pichika Chantrathammachart of Thailand and Dorien Leenaerts of Belgium, received an Apple Macbook Pro and Apple iPad, respectively. Winners will be notified by email within the next week …

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  • Barenaked Ladies Rock the House at All Congress Party

     
    Canadian band Barenaked Ladies rocked Toronto’s MUZIK nightclub Wednesday night during the All Congress Party. The sold-out event also featured a multicultural food selection representing the diversity of Toronto.
    ISTH 2015 Congress Chair Sam Schulman (third from left) and Rita Selby, chair of the Social Events Committee of the ISTH 2015 Local Organizing Committee, with members …

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  • CSL Behring Presents rIX-FP for Hemophilia B Phase III Data Evaluating Efficacy, Safety and Improved Dosing at ISTH 2015

    – Data supports prolonged dosing intervals up to 14 days for routine prophylaxis in hemophilia B patients

    – Majority of adult and pediatric patients using rIX-FP for routine prophylaxis had an annualized spontaneous bleeding rate (AsBR) of 0.00
    – Surgical sub study results show single dose of rIX-FP sufficient to maintain hemostasis during surgery
    TORONTO, June 24, 2015 /PRNewswire/ — …

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  • Coming in September! ISTH Advanced Training Course in Dubai promises unmatched quality of education

    As part of its mission to promote high-quality educational initiatives around the world, the International Society on Thrombosis and Hemostasis (ISTH) is proud to present the ISTH Advanced Training Course in Thrombosis and Hemostasis from September 14-17, 2015, in Dubai, UAE.
    This is the latest in a series of Advanced Training Courses, which gather the world’s …

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  • What to expect at SSC 2016 in Montpellier: A Q&A with Meeting President Jean-François Schved

    The 62nd Annual Meeting of the Scientific and Standardization Committee (SSC) of the International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis (ISTH) will be held May 25-28, 2016, in Montpellier, France. Learn more about SSC 2016 from Meeting President Jean-François Schved below:

    ISTH: What will be the focus of the 2016 SSC Meeting, and what highlights can participants …

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  • Don’t leave without seeing the Highlights of ISTH

    It can be difficult to choose between all of the great sessions at ISTH 2015, but you don’t have to be everywhere at once!
    Get a synopsis of the top research presented over the course of the Congress at the Highlights of ISTH 2015 session on Thursday, June 25, from 12:00-13:00 (12-1 p.m.) in the Plenary …

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PLENARIES

  • RNA Subpopulations Targeted for Control of Cardiovascular Disease

    Several non-coding RNA subpopulations show promise as therapeutic targets in the control of cardiovascular disease, according to Stefanie Dimmeler, who delivered the Louis B. Jaques Plenary Lecture at the ISTH 2015 Congress Thursday.
    A small number of phase II trials in this area have been completed, with more clinical trials anticipated. The real excitement about non-coding …

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