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Resolve Chronic Inflammation and Achieve Healthy Ageing by Understanding Non-regenerative Repair

. Tissue Remodeling in Ageing and Disease - Emerging Insights into a Complex Pathology .

27th - 28th March 2012 . Vienna . Austria

 

Scientific Programme

26th March 2012 - Registration

18:00 - 20:00
Registration and Poster installation

 

27th March 2012 - Day 1

08:00 - 09:00
Registration and Poster installation

09:00 - 09:30
Opening Lecture, Lutz-Henning Block, Rolf Ziesche

09:30 - 10:15
Keynote Lecture, Suresh Rattan
> Understanding Ageing to Do Something About It.

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10:15 - 10:50
Break with refreshments

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10:50 - 12:45 . Part 1

 

Session 1 . Regular and Fibroproliferative Wound Healing

 

Chairs: Lars Peter Kamolz und Rolf Ziesche

10:50 - 11:15
Opening Lecture 1, Georg Cotsarelis
> Hair Follicle Stem Cells in Wound Healing and Skin Regeneration.

11:15 - 11:40
Lecture 2, Victor Thannickal
> Mechanistic Links between Ageing and Pulmonary Fibrosis.

11:40 - 12:05
Lecture 3, Heinz Redl
> Fibrin Based Growth Factor Delivery for Tissue Regeneration.

12:05 - 12:30
Lecture 4, Andrew Baker
> miRNA in the Development of Renal Fibrosis and Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension.

12:30 - 12:45
Lecture 5, Sandra Lo Re
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PDGF-producing CD4+ Foxp3+ regulatory T lymphocytes promote lung fibrosis. 

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12:45 - 14:30
Lunch and Poster Session

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14:30 - 16:15 . Part 2

 

Session 1 . Regular and Fibroproliferative Wound Healing

 

Chairs: Francois Huaux and Wolfgang Mikulits

14:30 - 14:55
Lecture 6, David A. Brenner
> Origin of Myofibroblasts in Hepatic Fibrosis.

14:55 - 15:20
Lecture 7, Christian Trautwein
> Mechanisms of TNF Superfamily Mediated Pathways during Liver Injury.

15:20 - 15:45
Lecture 8, Kevin Leslie
> Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis May Be a Disease of Recurrent, Tractional Injury to the Periphery of the Ageing Lung -  A Unifying Hypothesis Regarding Etiology and Pathogenesis.

15:45 - 16:00
Lecture 9, Robert Eferl
>  STAT3 and EGFR Functions in Cholestatic Liver Injury and Fibrosis.

16:00 - 16:15
Lecture 10,  Matthias Wielscher
> Genome wide m/mi-Expression and Methylation analysis of Idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis patients: towards molecular diagnosis and novel insights into IPF progression.

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16:15 - 16:45
Break for refreshments

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16:45 - 18:20 . Part 1

 

Session 2 . Regenerative Medicine

 

Chairs: Marco Chilosi and Paolo Madeddu

16:45 - 17:10
Opening Lecture 11, David Tosh
> Reprogramming of Pancreatic Cells to Hepatocyte-like Cells.

17:10 - 17:35
Lecture 12, Michael Ott
> Regenerative Medicine of the Liver - Concepts, Prospects and Current Limits.

17:35 - 17:50
Lecture 13, Andrea Caporali
> Soluble ST2 is regulated by p75NTR and predicts mortality in diabetic patients with critical  limb ischemia.

17:50 - 18:05
Lecture 14, Costanza Emanueli
> microRNAs in Ischemic Disease.

18:05 - 18:20
Lecture 15,  Rudolf Kirchmair
> Gene therapy with the angiogenic factor Secretoneurin improves outcome in a rat myocardial infarction model and activates VEGFR2 in coronary endothelial cells.

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18:20 - 19:00
Drinks and Snacks

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19:45 Meeting Dinner at Schweizerhaus Vienna

 

28th March 2012 - Day 2

09:00 - 10:55 . Part 2

 

Session 2 . Regenerative Medicine


Chairs: Friedericke Flachsbart and David Lumenta

09:00 - 09:25
Lecture 16, Lars-Peter Kamolz
> Dermal Regeneration and Dermal Reconstruction.

09:25 - 09:40
Lecture 17, Amar Deep Sharma
> MicroRNAs: Modulators of Liver Regeneration?

09:40 - 10:05
Lecture 18, Roger Pedersen
> Mesoderm Differentiation and Patterning in Human Embryonic Stem Cells.

10:05 - 10:30
Lecture 19, Keith H S Campbell
> Is Therapeutic Cloning Necessary?

10:30 - 10:55
Lecture 20, András Dinnyés
> Pluripotent Stem Cell-derived Differentiated Cells for Toxicity Testing and Regenerative Medicine.

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10:55 - 11:25
Break with refreshments

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11:25 - 13:00 . Part 1

 

Session 3 . Mechanisms of Cellular Ageing

 

Chairs: Vadim Fraifeld and Marina Wolfson

11:25 - 11:50
Opening Lecture 21, Thomas Thum
> Aging and cardiac fibrosis: microRNAs as mediators and therapeutic targets.

11:50 - 12:15
Lecture 22, Antonio P. Beltrami
> Pharmacological Attenuation of Cardiac Stem Cell Senescence.

12:15 - 12:30
Lecture 23, Kikuë Tachibana-Konwalski
> Does cohesin turn over during the prolonged prophase arrest of oocytes?

12:30 - 12:45
Lecture 24, Matthias Wieser
> Replicative senescence of human renal proximal tubular epithelial cells: how can it contribute to kidney fibrosis.

12:45 - 13:00
Lecture 25, Hagai Yanai
> Longevity Phenotype is Associated with a More Balanced Wound Healing.

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13:00 - 14:50
Lunch and Poster Session

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14:50 - 16:00 . Part 2

 

 

Session 3 . Mechanisms of Cellular Ageing

 

Chairs: Vadim Fraifeld and Marina Wolfson

14:50 - 15:05
Lecture 26, Snir Yehuda
> At the Crossroad of Cellular Senescence and Dedifferentiation.

15:05 - 15:20
Lecture 27, Anna Luria
> Cellular Senescence is Associated with Accumulation of Stem-like Cells with Impaired Functional Capacity.

15:20 - 15:35
Lecture 28, Friederike Flachsbart
> Genetic susceptibility to human longevity.

15:35 - 16:00
Lecture 29, Georg Wick
> The Immunology of Fibrosis.

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16:05 - 16:40
Young Investigator Award

Concluding Remarks by Lutz-Henning Block and Rolf Ziesche

Closing of the meeting

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16:40 - 17:40
Refreshments . End of the meeting . De-installation of posters

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