Program 10th Annual Meeting of the Dutch Society for Stem Cell Research

April 7th 2017, Roze Collegezaal, Heidelberglaan 100, AZU/UMC Utrecht


Registration opens at 9.00
9.30-10.00 Welcome (coffee/tea)
10.00-10.15 Stijn Mouton (ERIBA, Groningen): Macrostomum lignano, a flatworm model for the discovery of stem cell genes
10.15-10.30 Mauro Muraro (Hubrecht Institute-KNAW, Utrecht): A single-cell transcriptome atlas of the human pancreas
10.30-11.15 Keynote lecture James Sharpe (Multicellular Systems Biology at The Centre for Genomic Regulation (CRG) Barcelona, Spain): From Cells to Organs: Modelling how it all comes together
11.15-11.45 coffee/tea
11.45-12.00 Mirjam Belderbos (ERIBA, Groningen): Clonal dynamics of human cord blood hematopoietic progenitor cells in murine xenografts revealed by cellular barcoding
12.00-12.15 Jess Morhayim (Erasmus MC, Rotterdam): Osteoblast-secreted extracellular vesicles stimulate the expansion of CD34+ human umbilical cord blood cells
12.15-12.30 Johannes Lehmann (Erasmus MC, Rotterdam) Activation of WNT Signalling Inhibits Paracrine Senescence
12.30-13.15 Keynote lecture Nina Cabezas-Wallscheid (Max Planck Institute of Immunobiology and Epigenetics (MPI-IE) in Freiburg (Germany)): Regulation and Heterogeneity of Dormant Hematopoietic Stem Cells
13.15-14.15 lunch
14.15-14.30 Suzanne van der Horst (Developmental Biology, UU, Utrecht): Controlling a stem cell division pattern in the C. elegans epidermis
14.30-14.45 Lara Barazzuol (Radiation Oncology, Department of Cell Biology, UMCG, Groningen): A coordinated response to DNA damage activates quiescent neural stem cells in a niche-position and age-dependent manner
14.45-15.30 Keynote lecture Jürgen Knoblich (Institute of Molecular Biotechnology (IMBA), Vienna, Austria): Modeling human brain development and disease in 3D organoid culture
15.30-16.00 coffee/tea
16.00-16.15 Cecilia Rocchi (Cell Biology UMCG, Groningen): Influence of Hippo pathway on salivary gland stem cells regenerative potential
16.15-16.30 Amiet R. Chhatta (Immunohematology & Bloodtransfusion, LUMC, Leiden): Generation of Functional Human Thymic Epithelial Cells by Directed Differentiation of Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
16.30-17.15 Keynote lecture Hans Clevers (PMC, Utrecht): Stem cell-grown organoids as models for human disease
17.15-17.30 Award ceremony
17.30-18.30 Drinks