Program 9th Annual Meeting Dutch Society for Stem Cell Research

April 22 2016, Rose Collegezaal, Heidelberglaan 100, AZU/UMC Utrecht

 

Registration opens at 9.00
9.30-10.00 Welcome (coffee/tea)
10.00-10.15 Guido van Mierlo (Radboud University, Nijmegen): GENOME STRUCTURE AND PLASTICITY IN MOUSE EMBRYONIC STEM CELLS
10.15-10.30 Luca Braccioli (UMCU, Utrecht): FOXP1 IS CRUCIAL FOR DIFFERENTIATION OF EMBRYONIC NEURAL STEM CELLS
10.30-10.45 Johannes Jung (ERIBA, Groningen): THE ROLE OF CBX PROTEINS IN HUMAN HEMATOPOIESIS
10.45-11.15 coffee/tea
11.15-11.30 Laura Garcia Perez (LUMC, Leiden): A HIERARCHY OF TRANSCRIPTION FACTORS CONTROLS T CELL DEVELOPMENT AND LINEAGE COMMITMENT FROM HEMATOPOIETIC STEM CELLS IN THE THYMUS
11.30-11.45 Si Chen (ErasmusMC, Rotterdam): HEMATOPOIETIC STEM/PROGENITOR CELL NICHE ALTERATIONS IN MYELODYSPLASTIC SYNDROMES ARE CHARACTERIZED BY NF-KAPPAB MEDIATED INFLAMMATION
11.45-12.00 Marieke Goedhart (Sanquin, Amsterdam): CHRONIC EXPOSURE TO IFN-GAMMA REMODELS THE BONE MARROW STROMAL COMPARTMENT
12.00-13.00 lunch/posters
13.00-13.45 Niels Geijsen (Hubrecht, Utrecht): EDUCATIONAL SEMINAR: “TOOLS IN THE CRISPR DRAWER”
13.45-14.00 Marten Hansen (Sanquin, Amsterdam): MEGAKARYOPOIESIS FROM INDUCED PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS: GRAY PLATELET SYNDROME IPS CELL DIFFERENTIATION UNCOVERS A ROLE FOR GFI1B IN MEGAKARYOPOIESIS AND ENDOTHELIAL SPECIFICATION
14.00-14.15 Francis Blokzijl (Hubrecht, Utrecht): TISSUE-SPECIFIC MUTATION ACCUMULATION IN HUMAN ADULT STEM CELLS DURING LIFE
14.15-14.45 coffee/tea
14.45-15.00 Maria Rodriguez Colman (UMCU, Utrecht): MITOCHONDRIAL ACTIVITY DRIVES DIFFERENTIATION IN THE SMALL INTESTINE
15.00-15.15 Susanne van den Brink (Hubrecht, Utrecht): SATELLITE CELL ISOLATION PROCEDURE INDUCES TRANSCRIPTIONAL CHANGES IN A SUBSET OF SATELLITE CELLS
15.15-15.30 Nathalie Groen (LUMC, Leiden): EXPLORING HUMAN PANCREATIC Β-CELL PLASTICITY: A SINGLE-CELL RNASEQ APPROACH
15.30-16.00 coffee/tea
16.00-17.00 KEYNOTE LECTURE Henrik Semb (Danstem, University of Copenhagen): TRANSLATING NEW DISCOVERIES IN BETA CELL DEVELOPMENT INTO EXPANDABLE PRODUCTION OF BETA CELLS FROM HUMAN PLURIPOTENT STEM CELLS
17.00-17.15 Award ceremony
17.15-18.00 Drinks