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Keystone Symposia: Cellular Plasticity - Reprogramming, Regeneration and Metaplasia
27 Jan 2019 - 31 Jan 2019 • Keystone, Colorado, United States
Abstract:
Traditionally, differentiated cells were thought to be post-mitotic. However, now we know mature cells in diverse tissues can reprogram, re-enter the cell cycle, and spawn other lineages (e.g., they revert back to stem cells or adopt other identities). The scientific and health implications are substantial. For one, cellular plasticity might be harnessed to regenerate damaged tissue (e.g., insulin-secreting cells, liver, gut), but repeated reprogramming events – as cells respond to inflammation/injury – can also cause tissue derangement (metaplasia) that predisposes to cancer. Furthermore, cancer cells can harness such plasticity mechanisms to subvert therapy. Thus, defining the mechanisms that allow mature cells to switch identities holds great promise for understanding disease pathogenesis and developing new therapies. This conference gathers the diverse, dynamic field of plasticity/reprogramming together for the first time with the aim of understanding if similar mechanisms underlie plasticity in diverse organs and organisms. The hypothesis is that cellular reprogramming occurs via evolutionarily conserved cellular processes as fundamental to a multicellular organism as apoptosis. Specifically, the conference aims to: 1) Elucidate mechanisms of plasticity in diverse adult tissues; 2) Explore plasticity’s evolutionary context; 3) Elucidate its role in metaplasia/cancer; and 4) Investigate how it can be harnessed therapeutically.
Contact:
Attendee Services;     Phone: [970.262.1230];     Email: info@keystonesymosia.org
Topics:
cellular plasticity, cellular processes, cancer cells, regenerative medicine, tissue regeneration, development
Event listing ID:
1136672
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OEBVS DACH-Kongress — ÖBVS DACH Kongress für klinische Forschung
15 Mar 2019 - 16 Mar 2019 • Vienna, Austria
Abstract:
Der enorme Arbeitsaufwand geht einher mit Gesetzesänderungen und massiver Zunahme des Arbeitspensums. Hier schlägt sich die Qualitätssicherung beim qualifizierten Personal nieder. Europa muss wettbewerbsfähig bleiben. Es ist essentiell, sich länderübergreifend auszutauschen und im deutschsprachigen Raum zusammen zu arbeiten.
Contact:
Email: office@oebvs.at
Topics:
klinische Forschung, klinische Studien, study nurses, study coordinatrs, studienassistent, clinical research
Event listing ID:
964084
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2019 ASENT Annual Meeting — 2019 American Society for Experimental Neurotherapeutics (ASENT) Annual Meeting
25 Mar 2019 - 28 Mar 2019 • Rockville, United States
Abstract:
The ASENT Annual Meeting provides the latest in basic science and clinical development, and features sessions on emerging therapies in Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders, Pain, Multiple Sclerosis, Epilepsy and Neurodegenerative Disorders. Technological breakthroughs featured include the use of deep brain stimulation, spinal cord stimulation, genomic-based drug discovery, the growing emphasis on new drug delivery systems.
Contact:
Email: jessica@asent.org
Topics:
Neurology, Neuroscience, Drug Development, Clinical Trials, Pharmecuticals, Biotechnology, Conference
Event listing ID:
1129811
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ITOC6 — 6th ImmunoTherapy of Cancer Conference
11 Apr 2019 - 13 Apr 2019 • Vienna, Austria
Abstract:
The Cancer Drug Development Forum (CDDF) and the Society for Immunotherapy of Cancer (SITC) have the great pleasure to invite you to take part in the 6th Immunotherapy of Cancer Conference (ITOC6) – the leading European conference providing a global platform for translational research in the field of immuno-oncology.
Contact:
Ms. Catherine Tomek;     Phone: [+431405138318];     Email: itoc@medacad.org
Topics:
The programme will focus on the latest challenges and innovations with a special emphasis on combination therapy, immuno-monitoring and biomarker development. Topics: Microenvironment and metabolism Emerging concepts / novel agents Checkpoint inhibition and resistance mechanisms Combination therapy Cell therapy Monitoring of immunotherapy Update on clinical breakthroughs Young Researcher Session
Event listing ID:
1153173
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Global Clinical Trials Connect 2019 COLLABORATION, INNOVATION AND ENHANCING QUALITY IN CLINICAL TRIALS
08 May 2019 - 09 May 2019 • London, United Kingdom
Abstract:
The Global Clinical Trials Connect 2019 conference focuses on introducing pioneer technology, developing better patient engagement and collaborating strategies in clinical trials. With the right commitment and attention to detail, contract research organizations (CROs) and pharmaceutical companies can drive collaboration with greater efficiency. This conference will bring together the industry experts and leaders across pharmaceutical, biotechnological and CRO’s for brainstorming on Case studies on innovation, collaboration and existing clinical data to headway the Clinical Trials process. Ethical considerations are given in this context and for this RBM are beginning to extend its concepts in Quality Risk Management; clinical trial predictive models are accumulated by enterprises, methodologies in trial design and many more.
Contact:
Phone: [+44 (0) 207 096 0786];     Email: info@corvusglobalevents.com
Topics:
Clinical trials, Patient Centricity, Clinical Technology, Patient recruitment, Artificial Intelligence Technology, Site selection, Big data and IoT Clinical Trials, Clinical Research, Clinical Trial audit, Adaptive Trial Model
Event listing ID:
1086083
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iPharma2019 — 2nd International Pharmaceutical Conference and Expo
05 Jun 2019 - 07 Jun 2019 • Baltimore, United States
Abstract:
2nd International Pharmaceutical Conference and Expo welcomes you as our guest to the City of Baltimore, USA during June 05-07, 2019. iPharma 2019 includes nearly every permutation of knowledge, innovation, technology and networking; and has an objective of creating an international forum for academicians, practitioners and business professionals to discuss the soundest issues related to Pharma, Biotech and Health Care.
Contact:
Email: jia@ipharmaconference.com
Topics:
Drug Discovery and Development, Pharmacovigilance and Drug Safety, Novel Drug Delivery Systems and Drug therapy, Pharmaceutical Nanotechnology, Drug Regulatory Affairs, Pharmacology, Neuropharmacology, Nutraceuticals, Pharma Marketing, Orphan and Rare Disease and more.
Event listing ID:
1091527
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