Program for the 6th Dutch Stem Cell Meeting of the DSSCR
AMC Lecture hall 4

Registration AMC Lecture hall 4: 8.30 – 9.30
Opening
09.30 – 09.40
Ans van Pelt
Stem Cell Culture & Transplantation
Chair: Bianca Blom
09.40 –10.00 K. Schepers (UMCU) The hunt for a replenishable source of MSCs to create ectopic human hematopoietic bone marrow niches
10.00 –10.20 L. van Dijk/D. Gawlitta (UU) Engeneering vascularized bone from induced pluripotent stem cells
10.20 –10.40 M.M. Paciejewska (Sanquin) A Different Balance in Wnt-Signaling in Adult and Fetal
10.40 –11.00 L.S.Y. Nanduri (UMCG) Self-renewing salivary gland stem cells rescue radiation induced hypo-salivation.
Coffee Break
11.00 – 11.40
Differentiation & Development
Chair: Geert Hamer
11.40 –12.00 R.D.V.S. Morais (UU & Minas Gerais) cells and single type A spermatogonia in adult zebrafish (Danio rerio) testis.
12.00 –12.20 K. Schneeberger (UMCU) Dissecting the mechanisms of M-cell differentiation
12.20 –12.40 D.E. Verver (AMC) Smc6 Functions in Pericentromeric Heterochromatin Domains
12.40 –13.00 S. Russo Krauss (UMCG) Aging of the Hematopoietic Stem Cell (HSC): differential response of young and old HSCs to the overexpression of the Polycomb protein Cbx7.
Lunch
13.00 – 14.00
iPS & disease
Chair: Bart Eggen
14.00 –14.20 M. Bellin (LUMC) Isogenic Pairs of Human Pluripotent Stem Cells Demonstrate the Role of a KCNH2 Mutation in Long-QT Syndrome
14.20 –14.40 F.M.S. de Vrij (Erasmus MC) The Molecular and cellular neurobiology of psychotic disorders
14.40 –15.00 D. Schriemer (UMCG) Enteric neural crest stem cells as a model system for Hirschsprung disease
15.00 –15.20 M Czepiel (UMCG) Differentiation of human induced pluripotent stem (iPS)
Tea Break
15.20 – 16.00
Plenary Lecture
Chair: Ans van Pelt
16.00 –17.00 Ian Chambers MRC Centre for Regenerative Medicine,Edinburgh, Scotland Regulation of pluripotent cell identity
Award ceremony & Closing
17.00 – 17.15  Bart Eggen
Drinks
17.15 – 18.00