Workshop

Programming Beta Cell Development, Impairment and Regeneration

Date Sunday, October 23 - Wednesday, October 26, 2011
Location LO-skolen, Gl. Hellebækvej 70 Helsingør, Denmark
Organizers Department of Biomedical Sciences University of Copenhagen, Danish Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology and Danish Biotechnological Society

Topics

  • Transcriptional Regulation of Beta Cell Development
  • Postnatal Maturation of Beta Cells
  • Adaptation of Beta Cells to Pregnancy
  • Beta Cell Dysfunction in Type 2 Diabetes
  • Beta Cell Destruction in Type 1 Diabetes
  • Beta Cell Regeneration by Beta Cell Proliferation?
  • Beta Cell Regeneration by Neogenesis?

Workshops:

  • Omics in Beta Cell Research
  • Imaging Beta Cells
  • Beta Cell Identity
  • Epigenetícs in Beta Cell Biology
  • Mechanisms in Autoimmunity
  • Stem cells to Beta Cells
  • Poster Sessions

Organizing committee:

  • Jens Høiriis Nielsen, Denmark
  • Ole D. Madsen, Denmark
  • Nis Billestrup, Denmark
  • Jens Juul Holst, Denmark
  • Susan Bonner-Weir, USA
  • Susumu Seino, Japan

Advisory Board:

  • Kevin Docherty, Scotland, UK
  • Jorge Ferrer, Spain
  • Mike German, USA
  • Pedro Herrera, Switzerland
  • Timo Otonkoski, Finland
  • Henrik Semb. Sweden and Denmark

 

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