SSF- ACR 2013 Outstanding Abstract Award Winner

Winner

Gaétane Nocturne, MD
Paris-Sud University, Paris, France
Abstract (#2771): The NKp30/B7H6 Axis Contributes to Pathogenesis in Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome

Honorable Mentions

Chiara Baldini, MD, PhD
Rheumatology Unit, University of Pisa, Italy
Abstract (#505): Damage Accrual in a Single Centre Cohort of Patients with Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome Followed up for Over 10 Years

Julie Barsalou, MD, FRCPC
Hospital for Sick Children, Toronto, ON, Canada
Abstract (#2832): The Effect of Maternal Antimalarial Intake During Pregnancy on the Risk of Neonatal Lupus

Paraskevi Briasouli, PhD
NYU School of Medicine, Department of Rheumatology, New York, NY
Abstract(#1764): Binding of Apoptotic Fetal Cardiocytes by Anti-Ro Antibodies Stimulates uPA/uPAR-Dependent Macrophage Infiltration and M2 Type Phenotype

Sandrine Jousse-Joulin, MD
CHU Brest, France
Abstracts (#2881): Ultrasonographic Salivary Glands Response To Rituximab In pSS Patients In the Tolerance & Efficacy Of Rituximab In Primary Sjögren’s Syndrome Study Is Not Associated With The Anatomopathology Changes
Abstracts (508): Is Ultrasonography of Salivary Gland a Validate Tool in Sjögren’s Syndrome?