Program 4th Dutch Stem Cell Meeting 15 april 2011

Registration
8.30 – 9.30
Opening
09.30 – 09.40 Christine Mummery (LUMC)
Pluripotent stem cells : Chair: Raymond Poot (EUR)
09.40 –10.00 Milena Bellin (LUMC)
Modeling of LQT1 syndrome in cardiac myocytes from patient-specific induced pluripotent stem cells
10.00 – 10.20 Reinhard Rössler (UMCG)
Purification and characterization of iPS derived neural precursors and mature dopaminergic neurons
10.20 – 10.40 Richard Davis (LUMC)
Mouse pluripotent stem cell models of a human cardiac sodium channelopathy
10.40 – 11.00 Eszter Varga (Bio Talentum)
Generation of transgene-free mouse induced pluripotent stem cells by an excisable lentiviral system
Coffee break
11.00 – 11.40
Hematopoietic, cancer and neural stem cells: Chair: Gerald de Haan (UMCG)
11.40 – 12.00 Frank Staal (LUMC)
Wnt signaling regulates critical steps in hematopoiesis and lymphopoiesis
12.00 – 12.20 Riccardo Fodde (EUR)
Cancer stemness and metastatic behavior: a mouse CSC signature predicts poor prognosis and outcome in breast cancer in man
12.20 – 12.40 Evgenia Verovskya (UMCG)
Cellular barcoding for high-resolution quantitative clonal analysis in hematopoietic system.
12.40 – 13.00 Umut Akinci (EUR)
Transcriptional networks in neural stem cells and their relevance for human disease
Lunch
13.00 – 14.00
Tissue stem cells and embryos: Chair: Bart Eggen (UMCG)
14.00 – 14.20 Monika Bialecka (Hubrecht Institute / UMCU)
Cdx2 acts via Wnt signaling to maintain the early PGC population in mouse embryos
14.20 – 14.40 Fanny Sage (EUR)
Novel populations of ex vivo muscle stem cells with regenerative potential
14.40 – 15.00 Yongyi Wang (EUR)
Identification and characterization of label-retaining stem-like cells from the reproductive tract
15.00 – 15.20 Tahsin Stefan Barakat (EUR)
RFN12 activates XIST and is essential for X inactivation
Tea break
15.20 – 15.40
MSC: Chair: Paula van Hennik (Sanquin)
15.40 – 16.00 Michaela Crisan (EUR)
Resident perivascular stem cells in healthy and malignant human tissues
16.00 – 16.20 Cindy van Velthoven (UMCU)
Repeated transplantation of MSC induces functional recovery and endogenous repair after neonatal hypoxic-ischemic brain damage
Plenary lecture Chair: Christine Mummery (LUMC)
16.20 – 17.10 Ludovic Vallier MRC Centre for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Cambridge University, UK
Disease models based on human induced pluripotent stem cells
Closing
17.10 Christine Mummery (LUMC)
Drinks
17.15 – 18.15