Programme  Titles  Presenters  Topics 
Presenter Index

Abad, E.
Vall d'hebron Research Institute (VHIR), Spain
Antibiotics target breast cancer stem cells by inhibiting mitochondrial respiration
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Abdullah, Z.
University of Miami, USA
Identifying optimal donor characteristics for Mesenchymal Stem Cell proliferation for clinical applications
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Acanda de la Rocha, A.M.
Florida International University, USA
The c-Jun N-terminal kinase (JNK) is a crucial component of maintenance in glioblastoma stem-like cells.
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Acosta Torres, Z.
University of Miami, USA
iPSC-derived retinal organoids and CRISPR in a platform for retinoblastoma tumor progression modelling
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Adelman, E.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Integrative epigenetic and single-cell RNA-seq profiling of human hematopoietic stem cells reveals epigenetic reprogramming of enhancer and regulatory elements during normal aging
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Ahmad, A.
University of Mimai, USA
Evaluating renal injury in a murine model after irradiation
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Aiello, G.
CIBIO, Italy
Postmitotic Neuron reprogramming into cancer cell
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Ali, A.
Alexandria University, Egypt
A reserve stem cell populations in postgestating mice liver: Histo-immune study
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Alvarez-Cubela, S.
University of Miami, USA
Detection and prevalence of PDX1+/ALK3bright+ progenitor-like cells in nPOD pancreatic samples from T1D patients
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Amadei, C.
University of Miami, USA
Characterizing ptger4 as a target gene of autism protein e6ap
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Anderle, M.
University of Trento, Italy
Cerebellar organoids as a 3d model of human brain cancer
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Andrade, N.S.
University of Miami, USA
The proline-arginine dipeptide repeat protein binds to nucleophosmin and impedes DNA damage repair in C9ORF72-related ALS/FTD
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Ashad-Bishop, K.
Braman Breast Cancer Institute, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA
LBH, a novel WNT effector in promoting basal-like breast cancer
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Baaße, A.
University of Rostock, Germany
Radiation response of adipose-derived stem cells isolated from the female breast with special emphasis on interactions with breast cancer cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Badiavas, E.V.
University of Miami, USA
Allogeneic mesenchymal stem cells in the treatment of deep second degree burns
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL09] Spotlight 09  -  14:25-14:40
14:25-14:40
 

Baig, M.S.
Indian Institute of Technology Indore, India
Ex vivo expansion and transplantation of human hematopoietic stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Ballabio, C.
University of Trento, Italy
Neural stem cell manipulation to identify brain cancer cell of origin
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Barker, R.A.
University of Cambridge, UK
Cell based therapies for Parkinson's disease- past, present and future
Wednesday, January 31, 2018:  [INV18] Roger Barker, University of Cambridge, UK  -  10:50-11:25
10:50-11:25
 

Batista, C.M.
São Paulo University, Brazil
Fetal neuronal progenitors from different brain areas show distinct potential to generate serotoninergic neurons and to alleviate pain after spinal cord injury
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Bellio, M.A.
Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute, USA
Hypoxic Stress Decreases c-Myc Protein Stability in Cardiac Progenitor Cells Inducing Quiescence and Compromising Their Proliferative and Vasculogenic Potential.
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Bertolini, I.
Ospedale Maggiore Policlinico, Italy
V-ATPase proton pump regulates exosomes signaling in human glioma stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Bertrand, L.
University of Miami, USA
Targeting HIV-infected brain to improve stroke outcome
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Besser, R.
University of Miami, USA
In vitro recapitulation of the dysfunctional neuromuscular junction in Charcot-Marie-Tooth disease
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Boskovic, A.
UMass Medical school, USA
Molecular mechanism of paternal contribution to epigenetic inheritance in mammals
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Bowles, A.C.
University of Miami, USA
Enhanced therapeutic effects of mesenchymal stem cell spheroids using perfusion in a microfluidic platform
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Briegel, K.J.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Identification of LBH, a WNT target transcriptional regulator in the etiology of aggressive basal-like breast cancer
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Brini, A.T.
Università degli Studi di Milano, Italy
Human gingival mesenchymal stromal cells (GinPa-MSCs), possible vehicle of antineoplastic drugs, inhibit in vitro proliferation of oral squamous cell carcinoma
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 
Secretome of human adipose-derived stem/ stromal cells reverts neuropathic pain, neuroinflammation and peripheral cytokines imbalance in a preclinical model of diabetes
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Caldeira, C.L.
University of Sao Paulo, Brazil
Cytotoxicity on apical papilla cells of intracanal dressings used to pulpal regenerative procedures in endodontics
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Capcha, J.M.
Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil
Wharton’s jelly-derived mesenchymal stem cells attenuated sepsis-associated heart injury and modulate systemic inflammation through cholinergic anti-inflammatory pathway
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Carballosa, C.
University of Miami, USA
The effects of electronic cigarette vapor exposure on the osteogenic differentiation potential of human periodontal ligament derived stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Cavazzana, M.
Hospital Necker, France
Primary immunodeficiencies gene therapy
Wednesday, January 31, 2018:  [K06] Marina Cavazzana, Hospital Necker, France - Sponsored by Wiley  -  11:40-12:20
11:40-12:20
 

Chan, R.
Oklahoma State University, USA
Using a tissue-engineered vascular model to develop mast cells from adult stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Chiang, C-L.
The Ohio State University, USA
Clonal evolution reveals accumulating mutations in vivo from hematopoietic stem cell to B-lymphocytic lineage in chronic lymphocytic leukemia
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Choi, R.
University of Miami, USA
Culture expansion of adult olfactory basal stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Christy, B.A.
US Army Institute of Surgical Research, USA
Use of multiple assays to evaluate safety and potency of human mesenchymal stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Clarke, M.F.
Stanford University, USA
Perturbations in stem cell self-renewal pathways in degenerative disease and cancer
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [K05] Michael Clarke, Stanford University, USA  -  09:00-09:40
09:00-09:40
 

Corrao, S.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Hsp10/EPF in human pancreas and pancreatic islet-derived MSCs: a potential role in islets homeostasis
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Correa, D.
University of Miami, USA
Predisposing mesenchymal stem cells to inflammation in vitro promotes robust immunomodulatory effects mediated by specific subsets of responding cells.
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Crouch, A.N.
Univerisity of Colorado, USA
Interrogating coevolution of cancer cells and the microenvironment in a mouse model of skin carcinogenesis
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Cukier, H.N.
University of Miami, USA
A patient-derived iPSC model of a rare TTC3 mutation segregating with Alzheimer’s disease
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Dick, J.
Princess Margaret Cancer Centre, Canada
Stemness properties in AML: Are they relevant?
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [K04] John Dick, Princess Margaret Cancer Centre & University of Toronto, Canada  -  14:50-15:30
14:50-15:30
 

Eaves, C.
Terry Fox Laboratory - BC Cancer Agency, Canada
Modeling human tumorigenesis De Novo reveals an unexpected program of changes
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [INV13] Connie Eaves, Terry Fox Laboratory, BC Cancer Agency, Canada  -  14:40-15:15
14:40-15:15
 

Edwards, J.S.
University Of Miami, USA
Characterization of Hepatitis virus-stimulated innate immune responses during Hepatocyte differentiation from Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Elwardany, O.
University of Miami, USA
mTORC1 inhibition with Rapamycin induces mesenchymal stem cell expression of vascular smooth muscle cell markers
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Equbal, Z.
National Institute of Immunology, India
Stage specific differentiation of human mesenchymal stem cells into neurons
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Eun, K.
Korea University, Republic of Korea
KCTD2 promotes E3 ubiquitin ligase-mediated degradation of c-Myc protein and suppresses glioblastoma progression
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Ferber, S.
Sheba Medical Center, Israel
The role of wnt-signaling and the epigenetic control of liver to pancreas transdifferentiation
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL10] Spotlight 10  -  16:35-16:50
16:35-16:50
 

Florea, V.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Transendocardial stem cell injection sites with higher voltage predicts cardiac function improvements in patients with non ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Floriano, J.F.
São Paulo State University (UNESP), Brazil
Natural rubber latex as stem cells scaffold for tissue regeneration
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Fregien, N.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Maintenance and restoration of bronchial ciliated cell differentiation from basal stem cells in airway disease
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Frenette, P.S.
Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Nerves at the forefront of the aging HSC niche and cancer microenvironment
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [INV07] Paul-Sylvain Frenette, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA  -  16:15-16:50
16:15-16:50
 

Gajavelli, S.
University of Miami, USA
Acute neural stem cell transplantation prevents lesion expansion, focal and remote axonal degeneration in rats with traumatic brain injury
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Gallo, R.A.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Small molecule induction of pioneer transcription factors for the neural reprogramming of mammalian glial cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Galoian, K.
University of Miami, USA
Inhibition of embryonic stem cell markers expression by PRP-1 leads to elimination of cancer stem cell population in human chondrosarcoma cell line
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Garcia-Serje, C.
University of Miami, USA
iPSC-derived neurons from idiopathic ASD patients display deficits in neuronal differentiation and synaptic function
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Garikapati, K.
University of Miami-FL, USA
The WNT pathway gene, lbh, is critically required for breast carcinogenesis by promoting tumor initiation and survival
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Glassberg, M.K.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Benefits of young donor mesenchymal stem cells in the management of fibrotic lung disease
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL11] Spotlight 11  -  16:50-17:05
16:50-17:05
 

Greenblatt, S.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
CARM1/PRMT4 as a novel therapeutic target for AML
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Gupta, V.K.
University of Miami, USA
Lipid raft integrity is essential for metastasis and chemoresistance properties of CD133+ cancer stem cells in pancreatic cancer
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Gurdon, J.B.
University of Cambridge, UK
The formation of stem cells from somatic cells by nuclear transfer to eggs
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [K02] John Gurdon, Wellcome Trust Cambridge Research UK Gurdon Institute: University of Cambridge, UK  -  09:15-09:55
09:15-09:55
 

Hamard, P-J.
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA
PRMT5 maintains genomic stability in hematopoietic stem cells by controlling the alternative splicing of epigenetic factors
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Hardin, D.
Interdisciplinary Stem Cell Institute, USA
Hypoxic preconditioning effects of hMSCs on oxidatively stressed cardiomyocytes
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Hare, J.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
The emerging role of pluripotent stem cells in translational studies of tissue repair: Emphasis on cardiac injury
Sunday, January 28, 2018:  [K01] Joshua Hare, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA  -  14:30-15:10
14:30-15:10
 

Hatzistergos, K.H.
University of Miami, USA
GHRHR is a cell-surface marker of human pluripotent stem cell-derived cardiomyogenic precursors
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Henn, A.D.
BioSpherix, USA
Cell culture oxygen levels modify cord blood hematopoietic stem cell function
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 
Workshop: An army marches on its metabolism In Vitro
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Biospherix Workshop: An army marches on its metabolism In Vitro, A.D. Henn, BioSpherix, Ltd., USA  -  12:45-13:45
12:45-13:45
 

Hochedlinger, K.
Harvard University, USA
Nudt21 controls cell fate by connecting alternative polyadenylation to chromatin signaling
Sunday, January 28, 2018:  [INV01] Konrad Hochedlinger, Harvard University, USA  -  15:25-16:00
15:25-16:00
 

Holzhausen, M.
University of São Paulo, Brazil
Protease activated receptor 1 activation enhances osteogenic potential of periodontal ligament mesenchymal stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Hota, J.
Utkal University, India
Mesenchymal cells and FGF2 immunoreactivity during retinoic acid mediated pelvic zone formation in regenerating tail of tadpoles of Polypedates maculatus
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Hussainova, I.
Tallinn University of Technology, Estonia
Graphenated highly anisotropic ceramic scaffolds for spontaneous neural differentiation of mesenchymal stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Ingber, D.E.
Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University, USA
Human organs on chips
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [INV12] Donald Ingber, Wyss Institute for Biologically Inspired Engineering at Harvard University & Harvard Medical School & Boston Children’s Hospital, USA  -  13:35-14:10
13:35-14:10
 

Jaenisch, R.
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Department of Biology, MIT, USA
Stem cells and epigenetic regulation in development and disease
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [K07] Rudolf Jaenisch Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Department of Biology, MIT, USA  -  11:00-11:35
11:00-11:35
 

Janczura, K.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Selective HDAC3 inhibitor, HDAC3i alleviates memory impairment in triple transgenic mice and reverses pathological hallmarks of Alzheimer's disease in patient-derived neurons
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Jeung, E-B.
Chungbuk National University, Republic of Korea
Effect of OP and BPA on Calcium signalling in cardiac development derived from mouse embryonic stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 
Evaluation of neurotoxic chemicals in human neural development using Embryonic Stem Cells (ESCs)
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Jiang, T.
Guangxi Medical University, China
In vitro expanded MSCs are not recommended for cartilage tissue engineering
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Jia, X-S.
China Medical University, China
Dormancy and activation mechanism of tracheal stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Kalathil, A.A.
University of Miami, USA
Aspirin analogue encapsulated nanoparticles for enhanced delivery
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Kang, Y.Q.
Florida Atlantic University, USA
Endothelial-derived extracellular matrix (ECM) promotes osteogenic differentiation of human bone marrow derived mesenchymal stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Klein, D.
University of Miami, USA
Multipotent pancreatic progenitor-like cells within the human exocrine pancreas
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Kohli, C.
Indian Council of Medical Research, India
Umbilical cord blood stem cells banking: Current perspectives and future role in Indian scenario
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Kordes, C.
Heinrich Heine Universität, Germany
Mechanisms of quiescence, activation and differentiation in adult mesenchymal stem cells of the liver
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [INV06] Claus Kordes, Heinrich Heine Universität, Germany  -  11:50-12:25
11:50-12:25
 

Krontorad Koutna, I.
St. Anne's University Hospital - International Clinical Research center, Czech Republic
Derivation of hiPSC from peripheral blood mononuclear cells in cGMP condition
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Kuo, J-C.
National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Geometrical control of stem cell fate by self-organization of cytoskeleton
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Kwak, J.H.
MEDIPOST Co., Republic of Korea
Transforming growth factor-beta and lithium chloride preconditioning enhances the hair growth-promoting effects of human umbilical cord blood-derived mesenchymal stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Kwon, J.H.
Medipost Co., Ltd, Republic of Korea
Human umbilical cord blood-stem cells promote macrophage polarization through decorin in hyperoxic lung injury
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Lackner, A.
University of Vienna, Austria
How do ES cells jump over their own shadow? - A knockout repository for the genetic dissection of the exit from pluripotency
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Lanzoni, G.
University of Miami, USA
P2RY1 is a surface marker of human PDX1+ pancreatic cells with progenitor features and is overexpressed in human pancreatic adenocarcinoma cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Le Blanc, K.
Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
Bringing mesenchymal stem cells into the clinic
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [INV09] Katarina Le Blanc, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden  -  17:25-18:00
17:25-18:00
 

Leda, A.R.
University of Miami, USA
The role of the blood-brain barrier in zika virus infection
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Leushacke, M.
A*STAR Institute of Medical Biology, Singapore
Lgr5-expressing chief cells drive epithelial regeneration and cancer in the oxyntic stomach
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL06] Spotlight 06  -  11:00-11:15
11:00-11:15
 

LI, H.
State University of New York at Buffalo, USA
Tet1 catalytic domain knock-out impairs neuroectoderm differentiation of human embryonic stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Liu, Z-J.
University of Miami, USA
Systemic delivery of stem cells to atherosclerotic lesions using novel nanocarrier in ApoE-/- mice
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Li, X.
University of Wisconsin-Madison, USA
Fast generation of functional astrocyte subtypes from human pluripotent stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Maciel, R.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Investigating Axonal Biology Using iPSC-derived Human Motor Neuron Neurospheres
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Madorma, D.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Delivery of targeted mesenchymal stem cells (MCS’s) to aid wound healing in a murine model of colitis
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Mak, T.W.
University Health Network, USA
Mutant IDH1 downregulates ATM and alters DNA repair in AML stem cells
Wednesday, January 31, 2018:  [INV16] T. W. Mak, University of Toronto & Princess Margaret Cancer Centre & Ontario Cancer Institute, Canada  -  09:00-09:35
09:00-09:35
 

Mayo, V.
University of Miami, USA
Modular tissue engineering of bone microenvironment for propagating circulating tumor cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL08] Spotlight 08  -  14:10-14:25
14:10-14:25
 

Mittal, R.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Effect of local administration of mesenchymal stem cell therapy on auditory system in a rat model
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Moncada-Saucedo, N.K.
Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León, Mexico
Silk fibroin/cartilage matrix biphasic scaffold, a suitable environment for hADSCs for osteochondral tissue engineering
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Monje, P.V.
University of Miami, USA
Sphere formation properties of peripheral nerve resident schwann cells and fibroblasts
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Moore, R.
University of Miami School of Medicine, USA
A novel fluorescent reporter mouse strain to non-invasively monitor transcription from gata6
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Naipauer, J.
University of Miami, USA
KSHV tumorigenesis occurs by enviromentally-induced epigenetic adaptation to viral oncogenic gene expression and signaling in pdgfra+ve mesenchymal cancer stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL07] Spotlight 07  -  11:50-12:05
11:50-12:05
 

Nakauchi, H.
Stanford University, USA
Interspecies organogenesis for generation of autologous, functional organs
Sunday, January 28, 2018:  [INV02] Hiromitsu Nakauchi, Stanford University, USA  -  16:30-17:05
16:30-17:05
 

Naldini, L.
IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Italy
Advanced genetic engineering of hematopoiesis to treat inherited diseases and cancer
Wednesday, January 31, 2018:  [INV17] Luigi Naldini, IRCCS San Raffaele Scientific Institute & Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Italy  -  09:35-10:10
09:35-10:10
 

Nasr, M.
Zewail City of Science and Technology, Egypt
Response of primary breast cancer stem cells to long-term exposure to reproductive hormones and their antagonists: A pre-clinical model for a BCSCs hormonopredictive assay
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Nazm Bojnordi, M.N.
Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Derivation of functional mature neurons from testicular Spermatogonia stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Nazm Bojnordi, N.B.
Mazandaran University of Medical Sciences, Iran
Trans differentiation of bone marrow stromal cells to mature glial phenotype characterized with differential gene expression
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Noma, T.
Tokushima University Graduate School, Japan
A role of ER stress and UPR in hematopoietic differentiation
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Ocak, E.
Ankara University, Turkey
Induced pluripotent stem cell transplantation into rat cochleae after hair cell damage
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Odinga, T.
University of Port Harcourt, Nigeria
Ameliorative and prophylactic potency of stem cell in medicine
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Oh, Y.
Yonsei University College of Medicine, Republic of Korea
Suppression of microRNA let-7a expression promotes neurogenesis in arginine decarboxylase-neural stem cells after ischemia
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Oyediran, O.A.
University of Ibadan, Nigeria
Developing non-human primate cell lines using stem cell technology for biomedical research
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Ozel, E.
Koc University, Turkey
iPSC-based modeling of citrullinemia, an inherited urea cycle disorder of the liver
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Park, C.G.
Department of Biotechnology, School of Life Sciences and Biotechnology, Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
LMO2 regulates dedifferentiation and transdifferentiation of glioma stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Park, M.
University of Miami School of Medicine, USA
Combined effects of Methamphetamine and EcoHIV on mouse subventricular zone neural progenitor cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Paz, A.H.
Universidade Federal do Rio Grande do Sul – Research Center – Hospital de Clínicas de Porto Alegre, Brazil
Dexamethasone and Azathioprine alter mesenchymal stem cells proteomic profile and affect cell migration towards SDF-1
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Pei, X.P.
University of Miami, USA
Targeting breast cancer stem cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Picon-Ruiz, M.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Interactions between adipocytes and breast cancer cells stimulate cytokine production and drive Src/SOX2/miR-302b mediated malignant progression
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Pinto, M.
University of Miami, USA
Mesenchymal stem cells treatment of a mouse model of Alzheimer's disease
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Pollok, B.A.
Propagenix Inc., USA
Introducing EpiXTM: A technology platform empowering adult epithelial stem cell biology, diagnostics and therapeutics
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Protze, S.
McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine University Health Network, Canada
Generation of atrial and ventricular cardiomyocytes from human pluripotent stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [INV04] Stephanie Protze, McEwen Centre for Regenerative Medicine University Health Network, Canada  -  09:55-10:30
09:55-10:30
 

Qadir, M.M.F.
University of Miami, USA
A double suicide gene approach to prevent tumorigenesis and select β-Cells from hESc-differentiated progeny
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Rieger, A.C.
University of Miami, USA
Phenotype of super-responders to stem cell therapy for non-ischemic dilated cardiomyopathy
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Rosen, K.
Dalhousie University, Canada
ErbB2-induced downregulation of a transcription factor Irf6 is required for malignant transformation of breast epithelial cells.
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Ross, H.H.
Brenau University, USA
Optimizing stem cell transplant protocols to increase rate of stroke recovery
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Salerno, A.G.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Role of nitric oxide and s-nitrosylation in cardiomyogenesis by iPSCs 
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Saqib, U.
IIT, India
Insights into structure and function of SHIP2-SH2
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Saxe, J.
Scientific Editor, Cell Stem Cell, USA
Workshop: An introduction to scholarly publishing
Wednesday, January 31, 2018:  Author Workshop: An introduction to scholarly publishing, J. Saxe, Scientific Editor, Cell Stem Cell  -  13:30-15:00
13:30-15:00
 

Schulman, I.H.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Combination of allogeneic mesenchymal and kidney-derived stem cells in a swine model of chronic kidney disease-induced heart failure with preserved ejection fraction
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Sekiguchi, K.
Osaka University, Japan
Designer culture substrates based on laminin E8 fragments for robust expansion and differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [SL03] Spotlight 03  -  11:35-11:50
11:35-11:50
 

Sharma, N.S.
University of Miami, USA
O GlcNAc modification of SOX2 modulates its effect on invasion and self-renewal in Pancreatic Cancer
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Shin, M.
University of Miami, USA
Identification of non-catalytic targets of EZH2 in triple-negative breast cancer
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Shrestha, R.
Tzu Chi University, Taiwan
Transition of efficiently derived feeder-free human iPSC line to stable and well-defined 3-D retinal cups
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Skowronska, M.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Methamphetamine increases HIV infectivity in neural progenitor cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Slingerland, J.M.
Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA
Fat Cell: Cancer stem cell expansion and increased tumor metastasis
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [INV11] Joyce M. Slingerland, Sylvester Comprehensive Cancer Center, USA  -  11:15-11:50
11:15-11:50
 

Soejima, K.
Nihon University School of Medicine, Japan
Effects of matured adipocyte-derived dedifferentiated fat (DFAT) cells on skin reconstruction using artificial dermis in wound management
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Surani, A.
Wellcome Trust Cambridge Research UK Gurdon Institute: University of Cambridge, UK
Specification and programming of human primordial germ cells
Sunday, January 28, 2018:  [INV03] Azim Surani, Wellcome Trust Cambridge Research UK Gurdon Institute: University of Cambridge, UK  -  17:20-17:55
17:20-17:55
 

Tanori, M.
ENEA, Italy
Effects of the G-quadruplex interacting agent RHPS4 on glioblastoma differentiated and cancer stem cells: an in vitro and in vivo study
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Tansik, G.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Engineering dynamic hydrogels to mature human embryonic stem cell-derived cardiac tissues
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Tao, W.
University of Miami, USA
RNA-sequencing gene expression profiling of orbital adipose-derived stem cell population implicate HOX genes and WNT signalling dysregulation in the pathogenesis of Thyroid-Associated Orbitopathy (TAO)
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Theofilopoulos, S.
Swansea University, UK
Identification and characterization of endogenous LXR ligands in ventral midbrain and cerebrospinal fluid; relation to neurodegenerative diseases
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Tiberi, L.
University of Trento, Italy
Different approaches to identify the cell of origin of brain cancer
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Tu, C.
University of Texas at Austin, USA
Removal of commonly used thiol-based antioxidants improves cardiac differentiation and alters the expression ratio of cardiac isoforms
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Ucar, A.
University of Manchester, UK
Rac1b regulates the quiescence and chemotherapy resistance of breast cancer stem cells in luminal breast cancer
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

ul-Ain, Q.
University of Karachi, Pakistan
New small molecular weight bioactive compounds for the in vitro control of melanoma CellProliferation and spreading
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

van de Wetering, M.
Hubrecht Institute, The Netherlands
Building cancer in organoids
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [INV08] Marc van de Wetering, Hubrecht Institute, The Netherlands  -  16:50-17:25
16:50-17:25
 

Vanegas, D.M.
Instituto Distrital de Ciencia, Biotecnología e Innovación en Salud, Colombia
Improved cord blood thawing procedure enhances the reproducibility of flow cytometry CD34+ cell viability and clonogenicity correlation
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Vangala, G.
University of Otago, New Zealand
Cathepsin D: A protease attracts mesenchymal stem cells for homing to tumor sites
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Vedenko, A.
John P. Hussman Institute for Human Genomics, USA
Epigenetic regulation by wnt signaling of cardiac neural crest progenitors
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Velichkovska, M.
University of Miami, USA
Mitochondria-targeted antioxidative treatment attenuates accelerated senescence of neural progenitor cells induced by antiretroviral drugs 
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Voss, S.G.
Mayo Clinic, USA
Jellyfish collagen and "gold standard" collagen matrix for human autologous nasal reconstruction with adipose mesenchymal stem cells: preliminary head to head comparison by high resolution mass spectrometry proteomics analysis
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Wanschel, A.
University of Miami, USA
Inducible pluripotent stem cells derived cardiomyocytes proliferation is enhanced by co-culture with female mesenchymal stem cells.
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Watt, F.
King's College London, UK
Regulation of stem cell fate in mammalian epidermis'
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [INV10] Fiona Watt, King's College London, UK  -  09:55-10:30
09:55-10:30
 

Weissman, I.L.
Stanford University, USA
Normal and neoplastic stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [K03] Irving L. Weissman, Stanford University, USA  -  13:55-14:35
13:55-14:35
 

White, A.C.
Cornell University, USA
The role of melanocyte stem cell activation and translocation in melanoma development
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [SL05] Spotlight 05  -  09:40-09:55
09:40-09:55
 

Wislet, S.
University of Liège, Belgium
Identification of neural crest stem cells in human adult bone marrow
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Wu, J.C.
Stanford School of Medicine, USA
Disease in a dish concept using iPS cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [INV14] Joseph Wu, Stanford School of Medicine, USA  -  16:00-16:35
16:00-16:35
 

Wu, X.
University of Chicago, USA
Treatment of diabetes and obesity with engineered epidermal stem cells
Sunday, January 28, 2018:  [SL01] Spotlight 1  -  15:10-15:25
15:10-15:25
 

Xi, H.
University of California Los Angeles, USA
Defining in vitro skeletal myogenesis from human pluripotent stem cells using single cell RNA-sequencing
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Xu, X.X.
University of Miami, USA
GATA6 and Ras/MAPK signaling determine exit from pluripotency in embryonic stem cells
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Yang, Y.
University of Miami, USA
A novel multifunctional assay for quantification and characterization of viable circulating tumor cells
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Yavagal, D.
University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, USA
Stem Cell Therapy for stroke: Optimal routes of delivery and therapeutic time-window
Wednesday, January 31, 2018:  [SL12] Spotlight 12  -  11:25-11:40
11:25-11:40
 

Yoon, H.
University of Miami, USA
Phoshphorylated p27 promotes tumor-initiating ability and tumor metastasis by repressing PTPN12 gene
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 2  -  12:05-13:35
 

Yuan, J.
University of Saskatchewan, Canada
TLR9 agonist enhances radiofrequency ablation-induced CTL responses leading to potent inhibition of primary tumor growth and lung metastasis
Monday, January 29, 2018:  Lunch and Poster Session 1  -  12:25-13:55
 

Zeier, Z.R.
University of Miami, USA
Viral vector mediated gene editing eliminates the C9ORF72 repeat expansion mutation from induced pluripotent stem cell derived neurons and cerebral brain organoids
Sunday, January 28, 2018:  [SL02] Spotlight 02  -  17:05-17:20
17:05-17:20
 

Zhang, J.
University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), USA
Regenerative approaches to post-MI heart failure using engineered cardiac patch
Tuesday, January 30, 2018:  [INV15] Jianyi Zhang, University of Alabama at Birmingham (UAB), USA  -  17:05-17:40
17:05-17:40
 

Zhang, P.
University of Miami, USA
Loss of ASXL1 in the bone marrow niche dysregulates hematopoietic stem cell fates through RNA polymerase II complex
Monday, January 29, 2018:  [SL04] Spotlight 04  -  14:35-14:50
14:35-14:50
 
 

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