BIT's 8th Annual World Congress of Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cells - 2015
★ Final Programme

BITs 8th Annual World Congress of

Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell 2015- Korea
Theme: Light the Hope of "Incurable" Diseases
Time: March 19-21, 2015
Venue: Busan Exhibition & Convention Center II (BEXCO), South Korea

 

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Stream 1: Main Conference


Opening Ceremony
Time: 09:00-09:10, March 19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 121-123


Keynote Forum of RMSC 2015-Korea
 
Time: 09:10-11:15, March 19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 121-123
Moderator: Dr. Lei Guo, Professor, China-Japan Union Hospital of Jilin University; Chief Scientist, SCLNOW Biotechnology CO., LTD., China  
09:10-09:15 Moderator's Introduction
09:15-09:45 Title: VSELs as a Novel View on Hierarchy of Adult Stem Cell Compartment, Regeneration, Aging and Cancerogenesis
Dr. Mariusz Z. Ratajczak, Professor, University of Louisville, USA
09:45-10:15

Title: Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Based Cell Therapy

Dr. Kristina Runeberg, Chief Business Development Officer, Takara Bio Europe AB, Sweden
10:15-10:45
Title: Genome Editing in Patient-Derived iPS Cells for Gene and Cell Therapy
Dr. Dong-Wook Kim, Professor/Director, Yonsei University College of Medicine/Stem Cell Research Center for Drug Development, South Korea
10:45-11:15
Title: Large-Scale Expansion of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Derived from Umbilical Cord
Dr. Lei Guo, Professor, China-Japan Union Hospital of Jilin University; Chief Scientist, SCLNOW Biotechnology CO., LTD., China   


Module 0: Ethic, Safety Issues, Legal Issues and Global Stem Cell Market

Session 100: Ethic, Safety Issues, Legal Issues and Global Stem Cell Market 
Time: 13:30-16:20, March 19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 123
Chair: Dr. Tetsuya Ishii, Associate Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan
Co-Chair:
Dr. Shai Meretzki, Chairman, Biological Industries Ltd, Israel
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Who Owns Cultured Red Blood Cells? Some Fundamental Legal Stakes for the Manufacture of Red Blood Cells from Stem Cells
Dr. Jean Mercier Ythier, Professor of Economics, Universite de Paris, France
14:00-14:25
Title: How to Develop Successful Patent Filing Strategies for Human Embryonic Stem Cells in Europe
Dr. Nick Bassil, European Patent Attorney, Kilburn & Strode LLP, UK
14:25-14:50
Title: The Use of Cell Therapy for Regenerative Medicine, From Academy to Clinical and Industrial Application
Dr. Shai Meretzki, Chairman, Biological Industries Ltd, Israel
14:50-15:15
Title: Ethical Inquiry into Fetal and Embryonic Cell Transplantation and Germ Cell Induction from Stem Cells
Dr. Tetsuya Ishii, Associate Professor, Hokkaido University, Japan
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: From Vision to Reality-More Than One Road
Dr. Annekathrin Bigus, CEO/Expert, ABTConsult, Germany
15:55-16:20
Title: New Trends of Stem Cell Market with ex Vivo Cell Conditioning Media
Dr. Senyon Choe, Professor, University of California, San Diego, USA; Director, joint Center for Biosciences, South Korea

 
 

Module 1: Frontier Science of Stem Cell

Session 101: Cell Cycle Control, Nuclear Cloning and Epigenetic Reprogramming 

Time: 13:30-17:35, March 19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 126
Chair: Dr. Laura Calza, Professor, National Institute of Biostructures and Biosystems, University of Bologna, Italy
Co-Chair: Dr. John Yu, Professor and Director, Institute of Stem Cell and Translational Cancer Research, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University; Founder, Taiwan Society for Stem Cell Research, Taiwan
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Experimental Study of Reparative Regeneration of Testis after Damage of Stem Spermatogonia and Search for Ways to its Pharmacological Stimulation
Dr. Tatiana Borovskaya, Professor, The Goldberg Research Institute of Pharmacology, and Regenerative Medicine, Russia
14:00-14:25
Title: Mitochondrial DNA in Intra- And Inter-Species Somatic Cell Nuclear Transfer of Cattle and Gaur
Dr. Rangsun Parnpai, Professor, Suranaree University of Technology, Thailand
14:25-14:50
Title: The Nucleocytoplasmic Transport System Regulates Cell Differentiation
Dr. Noriko Yasuhara, Researcher, National Institute of Biomedical Innovation, Japan
14:50-15:15
Title: Regulation of ROS Homeostasis and Generation of Medulloblastoma iPS Cells by Jun Dimerization Protein 2
Dr. Kazunari K. Yokoyama,Professor, Graduate Institute of Medicine; School of Dentistry, College of Medicine, Kaohsiung Medical University, Taiwan
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: Transcription Regulation by Nuclear Receptors in Embryionic and Adult Neural Stem Cells: New Insites from Cell-Based High Content Screening Technologies
Dr. Laura Calza, Professor, National Institute of Biostructures and Biosystems, University of Bologna, Italy
15:55-16:20 Title: Harnessing Novel Biomarkers of Human Embryonic Stem Cells for Cancer Diagnosis and Therapy
Dr. John Yu, Distinguished Chair Professor and Director, Institute of Stem Cell and Translational Cancer Research, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital, Chang Gung University; Founder, Taiwan Society for Stem Cell Research, Taiwan
16:20-16:45 Title: Bradykinin Inhibit Oxidative Stress Induced Senescence of Endothelial Progenitor Cells through the B2R/AKT/RB and B2R/EGFR/RB Signal Pathways
Mr. Yuyu Yao, Professor, Southeast University, China
16:45-17:10
Title: Potential New Plant Ingredients and Their Anti-Cancer Activity
Dr. Nadja Engel-Lutz, Young Scientist,University of Rostock, Germany
17:10-17:35
Title: Cell Sheet-Based Stem Cell Therapy for Ocular Surfaces
Dr. Hiroaki Sugiyama, Post-Doctoral Researcher, Tokyo Women's Medical University, Japan
17:35-18:00 Title: Fasciology, the beam of light in stem cell research -A digital anatomical study on meridians and collaterals provides new ideas in stem cell study
Dr. Weili Sun, Professor, Shen Zhen University, China


Session 102: Stem Cell Lineage, Derivation and Differentiation and Gene Therapy
Time: 08:30-11:45, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 123
Chair: Dr. Kumiko Saeki, Director, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
08:30-08:35 Chair's Introduction
08:35-09:00

Title: Non-Viral Gene Therapy for the Treatment of Cardiovascular Disease
Dr. Rahul Aras, President and CEO, Juventas Therapeutics, Inc., USA

09:00-09:25
Title: Novel View on Wound Healing: From Neonates to Tumor
Dr. Barbora Dvorankova, Scientist, Charles University Prague, Czech Republic
09:25-09:50
Title: Dual Roles for Endothelial Cells in Arteriostenosis Development: Unexpected Impacts of Human iPS-Derived Endothelial Cells on Ischemic Disease Control
Dr. Kumiko Saeki, Director, National Center for Global Health and Medicine, Japan
09:50-10:15
Title: CD49f Regulate MSC Behavior as Inflammation Sensor
Dr. Ran Xiao, Professor, Chinese Academy of Medical Sciences & Peking Union of Medical College, China
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55
Title: Tumor Imaging and Interferon-Γ Inducible Protein-10 Gene Transfer Using a Highly Efficient Transferring Conjugated Liposome System in Mice
Dr. Xiaoling Lu, Professor, Guangxi Medical University, China
10:55-11:20
Title: Testicular Germ Cell Apoptosis is Regulated by Endogenous Interleukin-18
Mr. Taketo Inoue, Ph.D. Course Student, Kobe University Graduate School of Health Sciences, Japan
11:20-11:45

Title: Systemic and Local Immunomodulatory Effects of Stem Cells
Dr.
Irina Trubitsyna, Head of the laboratory, ��linical Research Center of the Moscow Department of Health, Russia



Session 103: Cancer Stem Cells
Time: 08:30-11:20, March 21st, 2015 (Saturday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 124
Chair: Dr. Alice L. Yu, Distinguished Chair Professor & Co-Director, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou & Chang Gung University, Taiwan
Co-Chair: Dr. Jung Weon Lee, Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea
08:30-08:35 Chair's Introduction
08:35-09:00 Title: Sphingosine-1-Phosphate: Multifaceted Partner in Glioblastoma Stem Cells
Dr. Laura Riboni,
Professor, University of Milan, Italy
09:00-09:25 Title: Targeting Breast Cancer Stem Cells by Glycomic Strategies
Dr. Alice L. Yu,
Distinguished Chair Professor & Co-Director, Chang Gung Memorial Hospital at Linkou & Chang Gung University, Taiwan
09:25-09:50 Title: Therapeutic Rationale for Targeting TGF-Beta Signaling to Control Cancer Stemness
Dr. Seong-Jin Kim,
President, CHA Research Institutes; Director, CHA Cancer Institute, South Korea
09:50-10:15 Title: Revealing a Novel Regulator of Breast Cancer Stem Cells
Dr. Monther Al Alwan, Scientist, King Faisal Specialist Hospital and Research Center, Saudi Arabia
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55
Title: TM4SF5-Mediated Cancer Self-Renewal Property Leads to CTCs for Metastasis
Dr. Jung Weon Lee, Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea
10:55-11:20 Title: The Acquisition of Cancer Stemness by Atoh1 in Colitis Associated Cancer
Dr. Kiichiro Tsuchiya, Associate Professor, Department of Advanced Therapeutics for Gastrointestinal Diseases, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Session 104: Embryonic-Like Stem Cells and Primo Vascular System
Time: 08:30-12:10, March 21st, 2015 (Saturday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 125
Chair: Dr. Kwang-Sup Soh, Professor Emeritus, Seoul National University, South Korea
Co-Chair: Dr. Mariusz Z. Ratajczak, Professor, University of Louisville, USA
08:30-08:35 Chair's Introduction
08:35-08:55
Title: The Anti-Inflammatory Property of Embryonic Stem Cells
Dr. Yi Ren, Professor, College of Medicine, Florida State University, USA
08:55-09:15
Title: HAR-NDS (Hyaluronic Acid-Rich Node and Duct System) and Stem Cells
Dr. Byoung S.  Kwon, Distinguished Professor, National Cancer Center, South Korea
09:15-09:35 Title: Acupuncture and Future Research Plan Using Primo Vascular System for Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
Dr. Kim Sungchul, Professor & Director of ALS Center, Center of Amyotrophic lateral Sclerosis, Wonkwang University Hospital , South Korea
09:35-09:55
Title: Source and Homing Path of Stem Cells and Primo Vascular System
Dr. Kwang-Sup Soh, Professor Emeritus,Seoul National University, South Korea
09:55-10:15
Title: Stimulation and Function of Primo Vessels with Mouse Anti-Rabbit Primo Mab and Lipopolysaccharide
Dr. Sang-Suk Lee, Professor, Sangji University, South Korea
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:50 Title: Novel View on Adult Stem Cell Compartment – Of Germ Line, VSELs and Parental Imprinting
Dr. Mariusz Z. Ratajczak, Professor, University of Louisville, USA
10:50-11:10
Title: Analysis of Primo Fluid’s Components for In Vitro Culture of Primo Microcell
Dr. Hwi Jin Ko, Research Associate Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea
11:10-11:30
Title: Molecular Signature of Muirne and Human Oct4+ Very Small Embryonic-Like Stem Cells (Vsels)
Dr. Dong-Myung Shin, Assistant Professor, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, South Korea
11:30-11:50

Title: Real-Time MRI of Stem Cell Delivery for Precise Therapeutic Transplantations to the Central Nervous System
Dr.
Miroslaw Janowski, Assistant Professor, Johns Hopkins University, USA; Mossakowski Medical Research Centre, PAS, Poland

11:50-12:10

Title: Primo Vascular System in the Rat Subcutaneous Tissue Layer
Dr. Pan Dong Ryu, Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea


Module 2: Stem Cell Extraction, Expansion, And Stage Stem Cell Products

Session 201: Stem Cell Extraction, Expansion, And Stage Stem Cell Products
Time: 13:30-15:30, March19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 124
Chair: Dr. Racheli Ofir, Vice President, Research & Intellectual Property, Pluristem Therapeutics, Inc., Israel
Co-Chair: Dr. Hyun Sook Park, Chief Executive, CEFO, Co. Ltd, South Korea
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
13:35-13:55 Title: PLX, Placental-Derived Adherent Stromal Cells–Manufacturing and Properties
Dr. Racheli Ofir, Vice President, Research & Intellectual Property, Pluristem Therapeutics, Inc., Israel
13:55-14:15
Title: Umbilical Cord Tissue-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells Induce T Lymphocyte Apoptosis and Cell Cycle Arrest by Releasing Abundant Indoleamine 2, 3-Dioxygenase (IDO)
Dr. Yimin Wang, Professor, Jilin University, Jilin Zhongke Bio-engineering Co., Ltd, China
14:15-14:35 Title: Application of Physical Property to the Maintenance and Differentiation of Stem Cells
Dr. Hyun Sook Park, Chief Executive, CEFO, Co. Ltd, South Korea
14:35-14:55 Title: The Effects of Macrophage-Stimulating Protein on the Migration, Proliferation and Collagen Synthesis of Skin Fibroblasts in Vitro and in Vivo
Dr. Lili Chen, Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology,
China
14:55-15:15
Title: The Renoprotective Effects of Endothelial Progenitor Cells on Renal Ischemia/Reperfusion Injury
Dr. Rui-Peng Jia, Professor, Nanjing First Hospital, Nanjing Medical University, China
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break

 Module 3: Stem Cell and Regenerative Medicine

Session 301: Neural Degenerative Diseases, Stroke and CNS Repairing (Part I)
Time: 08:30-11:45, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 124
 Chair: Dr. Anand Srivastava, Chairman and Co-Founder, Global Institute of Stem Cell Therapy and Research, USA
Co-Chair: Dr. Wolf-D. Grimm, Professor, University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany; Professor, Stavropol State Medical University, Russia
08:30-08:35 Chair's Introduction
 08:35-09:00
Title: Recent Advances in the Treatment of Experimental Spinal Cord Injury: The Restorative Effect of Conditioned Neural Cells on Recovery of Function and Tissue Sparing
Dr. Giovanni Marfia, Head of Experimental Neurosurgery and Cell Therapy Lab,Laboratory of Experimental Neurosurgery and Cell Therapy, Division of Neurosurgery, IRCCS Foundation Ca' Granda Maggiore Policlinico Hospital- Milan, Italy
09:00-09:25 Title: Directional Migration, Axonal Promotion, And Structural Integration between BMSCs and Neurons by a Co-Culture System in Morphology in vitro
Dr. Peng Li,
Resident Surgeon, Guangzhou First People's Hospital; Zhujiang Hospital, Southern Medical University, China
09:25-09:50
Title: Phase I/II Clinical Trial of Autologous BM Stem Cell Therapy in Patients with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis
 Dr. Seung Hyun Kim, Professor, Hanyang University, South Korea
09:50-10:15
Title: Role of Stem Cells in Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Anand Srivastava, Chairman and Co-Founder, Global Institute of Stem Cell Therapy and Research, USA
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55
Title: Translational Research: Palatal-Derived Ecto-Mesenchymal Stem Cells from Human Palate: Results of a Clinical-Controlled Feasibility Study in Human
Dr. Wolf-Dieter Grimm,
Professor, Stavropol State Medical University, Russian Federation; Professor, University of Witten/Herdecke, Germany
10:55-11:20
Title: Mitochondria, Calcium, miRNAs and Protein Synthesis in the World of Cell Therapy for Acute Renal Injury
Dr. Adalberto Vieyra, Professor, Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
11:20-11:45
Title: Stem Cell Therapy: Stem Cells, Therapeutic Effects, And Bioinformatics
Dr.Jisook Moon, Associate Professor, CHA University, South Korea

 

Session 301: Neural Degenerative Diseases, Stroke and CNS Repairing (Part II)
Time: 13:30-16:45, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 123
 Chair: Dr. Marcie A Glicksman, Vice President, ORIG3N, Inc, USA
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
 13:35-14:00
Title: Human Umbilical Cord Blood Cells in the Treatment of Patients with Cerebral Palsy – A Three-Year Experience
Dr. Vladimir Smirnov,  Professor, Cardiology Research Center, Russia
14:00-14:25
Title: New Hope for Treating ALS?
Dr. Wojciech Maksymowicz, Professor, Faculty of Medical Sciences, University of Warmia and Mazury, Poland
14:25-14:50
Title: Advances in Intervertebral Disc Regeneration: Use of Human Adipose Mesenchymal Stromal Cells on Biglycan-Deficient Murine Model of Chronic Disc Degeneration
Dr. Rolando Campanella, Director, Neuro-Traumatolgy Unit, San Carlo Borromeo Hospital, Italy
14:50-15:15
Title: The Preliminary Results of Embryonic Stem Cell Derived Retinal Pigment Epithelial Cell Trials for Macular Degeneration
Dr. Won Kyung Song, Professor, CHA Bundang Medical Center, CHA University, South Korea
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: Effects of hRheb (S16H) in the Adult Neurons in Vivo
Dr. Sang Ryong Kim, Assistant Professor, Kyungpook National University, South Korea
15:55-16:20
Title: Neuroprotective Agent Discovery and Stem Cell Research in ALS
Dr. Xin Wang, Assistant Professor, Neuroscientist,  Brigham and Women's Hospital/Harvard Medical School, USA
16:20-16:45
Title: Clinical Analysis of Umbilical Cord Blood Mesenchymal Stem Cells Transplantation by the Side Lateral Cistern Magna for the Theapy of Multiple System Atrophy (MSA) Patients
Dr. Dianrong Gong, Professor, Taishan Medical University Liaocheng Clinical Hospital, China

Session 302: Bone, Cartilage, Artificial Ligaments and Tendon Tissue Repairing
Time: 08:30-12:10, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 125
Chair: Dr. Edda Tobiasch, Professor, Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University, Germany
Co-Chair: Dr. Jung Park, Group Leader, Erlangen-Nuremberg University, Germany
08:30-08:35 Chair's Introduction
08:35-09:00
Title: Roles of Wnt/-Catenin Signaling in Methotrexate Chemotherapy-Induced Bone Loss and Bone Marrow Adiposity and in the Folinic Acid Rescue
Dr. Cory J Xian, Professor of Bone Research & NHMRC Senior Fellow, University of South Australia, Australia
09:00-09:25
Title: Articular Cartilage Regeneration in the Hip - Where are We Now?
Dr. Richard E Field, Professor, St George’s University of London, UK
09:25-09:50
Title: Artificial P2 Receptor Ligands as Promising Tools for Future Bone Repair
Dr. Edda Tobiasch, Professor, Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University, Germany
09:50-10:15
Title: Tenogenic Differentiation of Mscs and Their Applications
Dr. Gang Li, Professor, The Chinese University of Hong Kong Shenzhen Research Institute, China; The Department of Orthopaedics and Traumatology, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:55
Title: Mesenchymal Stem Cell Fate Decisionin Nanoscale Topographical Microenvironments
Dr. Jung Park, Group Leader, Erlangen-Nuremberg University, Germany
10:55-11:20
Title: From Dermal Matrix to Cartilage Regenerative Scaffold
Dr. Lei Sun, Professor, Beijing Institute of Traumatology and Orthopaedics, Beijing Jishuitan Hospital, China
11:20-11:45
Title: Plant Homeodomain Finger Protein 2: A Novel Runx2 Regulator to Facilitate Bone Formation
Dr. Yang-Sook Chun, Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea
11:45-12:10
Title: Sox2 Positive Cells Isolated from Mouse Digit are Associated with Digit Tip Regeneration
Dr. Jianghai Chen, Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China

Session 303: Stem Cell in Cosmetology and Plastic Surgery
Time: 13:30-15:30, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 124
Chair: Dr. Jae Ho Jeong, Director, Oblige Plastic Surgery, South Korea
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
13:35-13:55
Title: Developing a Retinal Implant for Age-Related Macular Degeneration
Dr. Qin Liu, Assistant Professor, Bond University, Australia
13:55-14:15
Title: Clinical Application of Adipose Stem Cells
Dr. Jae Ho Jeong, Director, Oblige Plastic Surgery, South Korea
14:15-14:35
Title: Transplantation of a Substrate-Free Sheet of Oral Mucosal Epithelial Cells in Limbal Deficient Eyes  
Dr. Mee Kum Kim, Associate Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea
14:35-14:55

Title: The Use of a Bovine Fetal Cartilage Matrix with Multiple not Stem Cells in the Reconstruction of Burns and Complex Wounds
Dr. Steven Thomas, Assistant Professor, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA

14:55-15:15
Title: Intradermal Injection of Autologous Stem Cell Therapy for Hair Loss-A Novel Approach
Dr. Ken Williams, Medical Director, Irvine Institute of Medicine and Cosmetic Surgery, USA
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break

Session 304: Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation and Autoimmune Therapy 
Time: 15:30-17:40, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 124
Chair: Dr. Xiaokui Zhang, Director, Celgene Cellular Therapeutics, USA
Co-Chair: Dr. Young-Ho Lee, Professor and Chairman, Hanyang University College of Medicine, South Korea
15:30-15:35 Chair's Introduction
15:35-16:00
Title: The Para-Crine Effect of Mesenchymal Stem Cells Restored Hearing Autoimmune Sensorineural Hearing Loss
Dr. Tai June Yoo, Founder/Chief Medical Officer, StemGen Therapeutics LLC, USA; Founder/CEO, StemGen Inc , South Korea; Founder/President,Yoo Clinic, South Korea
16:00-16:25
Title: Novel Placenta-Derived Progenitor/Stem Cells for Hematology/Oncology Applications
Dr. Xiaokui Zhang, Director, Celgene Cellular Therapeutics, USA
16:25-16:50
Title: Auto-Immune Cytopenias Following Stem Cell Transplantation in Pediatric Patients
Dr. Mohamed Radhi, Associate Professor, University of Missouri Kansas City, Children's Mercy Hospital, USA
16:50-17:15
Title: The Role of Whey Protein in the Prevention of Diabetic Complications: Wound Healing as Example
Dr. Hossam Ebaid, Professor, King Saud University, Saudi Arabia
17:15-17:40

Title: Regenerative Potential of Intravenous Infusion with Mononuclear Cells in Cord Blood and G-CSF-Mobilized Peripheral Blood
Dr.
Young-Ho Lee, Professor and Chairman, Hanyang University College of Medicine, South Korea


Module 4: Stem Cell Tissues Engineering

Session 401: Mesenchymal Stem Cell
Time: 08:30-12:10, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 126
Chair: Dr. Ross A Macdonald, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Cynata Therapeutics Ltd, Australia
Co-Chair: Dr. Winston Whei-Yang Kao, Professor, University of Cincinnati, USA
08:30-08:35 Chair's Introduction
08:35-08:55
Title: Two Keys to Enable the Promise of MSCs
Dr. Antoine Heron, Head of Market and Portfolio Development, Merck Millipore, France
08:55-09:15 Title: Manufacture of Mesenchymal Stem Cells for Therapeutic Use
Dr. Ross A Macdonald, Managing Director and Chief Executive Officer, Cynata Therapeutics Ltd, Australia
09:15-09:35

Title: Low Cost Xenofree Processing and Propagation of Bone Marrow MSCs for Translational Research
Dr. Jeanne Adiwinata Pawitan, Professor, Universitas Indonesia, Indonesia

09:35-09:55 Title: Investigation of Multipotent Mesenchymal Stromal Cells Derived from Lung at the Experimental Pulmonary Fibrosis. The Possible Ways Regulation of Their Differentiation
Dr. Olga Pershina,
Senior Researcher, Research Institute of Pharmacology and Regenerative Medicine, Russia
09:55-10:15 Title: Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells (BMMSC) Transplantation in Porcine Intervertebral Disc Degeneration Model
Dr. Aleksandra Habich, Assistant Professor, University of Warmia and Mazury, Poland
10:15-10:30 Coffee Break
10:30-10:50
Title: The Molecular and Cellular Mechanisms by Which Mesenchymal Stem Cells Modulate Inflammation and Immunity
Dr. Winston Whei-Yang Kao, Professor, University of Cincinnati, USA
10:50-11:10

Title: Stem Cell and Essence in TCM
Dr. Jin Zhang, Associate Professor, Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicin, China

11:10-11:30
Title: Therapeutic Implications of Directly Induced Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells in Neuroregeneration
Dr. Mi-Sook Chang, Associate Professor, Laboratory of Stem Cell and Neurobiology, Seoul National University School of Dentistry, South Korea
11:30-11:50 Title: Towards Aneffective Stem Cell-Based Therapy: Application of Dedifferentiation-ReprogrammedMSCs
Dr. Xiaohua Jiang, Assistant Professor, School of Biomedical Sciences, Faculty of Medicine, Hong Kong, China
11:50-12:10
Title: Induced Pluripotent Stem Cell Vs Mesenchymal Stem Cell in Retinitis Pigmentosa Patients
Dr. Abdelhakim Mohamed Safwat, Assistant Lecturer, Alazhar University, Egypt


Session 402: Synthetic Materials-Biomaterials, Scaffolds and Nanotechnologies in Stem Cells Engineering
Time: 13:30-17:30, March 20th, 2015 (Friday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 125
Chair: Dr. Jeanann S. Boyce, Professor, Montgomery College, USA
Co-Chair: Dr. Anand P. Gadre, Director, Stem Cell Instrumentation Foundry, University of California, USA
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
13:35-13:55
Title: Bone Regeneretion with Wharton's Jelly-Bioceranic-Bioglas Composites
Dr. Andres Ozols, Proressor, Buenos Aires University, Argentina
13:55-14:15 Title: Neural-Based Algorithms: Some Developments in Regenerative Medicine
Dr. Jeanann S. Boyce, Professor, Montgomery College, USA
14:15-14:35
Title: Nanofibers Design that Support Chondrogenic Differentiation of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Dr. George Altankov, ICREA Research Professor, Institut for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), Spain
14:35-14:55
Title: Characterization of SiO2-Based Electrospun Nanofibers for Tissue Engineering
Dr. Zdenka Syrova, Group Leader, Technical University of Liberec, Czech Republic
14:55-15:15
Title: SCL® Umbilical Cord Multipotential Stem Cell: Patent Quality Control Transform into Company Standard ------SCL NOW
Dr. Lei Guo, Chief Scientist, SCLNOW Biotechnology CO., LTD., China
15:15-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-15:50 Title: Nanoengineering Techniques for Enhancing Bone Tissue Healing
Dr. Anand P. Gadre, Director, Stem Cell Instrumentation Foundry, University of California, USA
15:50-16:10
Title: Using Microfabrication to Build Complex and Functional Cell Arrays
Dr. Jean-Louis Viovy, Research Director, CNRS/UPMC/Institut Curie, France
16:10-16:30
Title: Vascularization Strategies in Bone Tissue Engineering: The Use of Angiogenic Peptides, Mesenchymal Stem Cells, And Hybrid Bioscaffolds to Facilitate Bone Regeneration. In Vitro and in Vivo Considerations
Dr. Jorge Alfredo Uquillas, Associate Professor, Universidad Yachay Tech, Ecuador
16:30-16:50
Title: Scaffolding Biomaterial for Tissue Regeneration in Clefts Patients: From Bone Seeking to Bone Seeding
Dr. Adam Qingsong Ye, Associate Professor, Jamescook University, Australia
16:50-17:10
Title: Computer-Designed Scaffold Development for Compartmentalized Periodontal Tissue Regeneration
Dr. Chan Ho Park, Research Assistant Professor, Dankook University, South Korea
17:10-17:30
Title: Multifunctional Scaffold to Deliver Neural Stem Cells and Growth Factors for Traumatic Brain Injury Repair
Dr. Cheul H. Cho, Director of Stem Cells and Tissue Engineering Laboratory; Assistant Research Professor of Biomedical Engineering, New Jersey Institute of Technology, USA

Module 5: Stem Cells in Drug Discovery and Development

Session 501: Stem Cells in Drug Discovery and Development
Time: 15:30-17:35, March 19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 124
Chair: Mr. Anton C. Krucky, President & CEO, Tissue Genesis, Inc., USA
15:30-15:35 Chair's Introduction
15:35-15:55
Keynote Speech
Title: Human Pluripotent Stem Cell Based Drug Discovery
Dr. Kristina Runeberg, Chief Business Development Officer, Takara Bio Europe AB, Sweden
15:55-16:15 Title: The Role of Stem Cells in Drug Discovery & Development: Can it Close the Translational Gap between Bench and Bed?
Dr. Araz Raoof, Head Scientific Affairs and Analysis, Janssen Pharmaceutica, Belgium
16:15-16:35 Title: The Clinical Trial March in Regenerative Medicine
Mr. Anton C. Krucky, President & CEO, Tissue Genesis, Inc., USA
16:35-16:55
Title: Prospects of Polymeric Micelles Based on Hydrophobic Pluronic L31 as Vehicle for Hyaluronidase for the Treatment of Experimental Lung Fibrosis
Dr. Evgenii Skurikhin, Professor, Research Institute of Pharmacology and Regenerative Medicine; Limited Liability Company «Scientific Future Management», Russia
16:55-17:15
Title: Leveraging Population Diversity in IPSC-Derived Cellular Models
Mr. James Lovgren, Chief Business Officer, ORIG3N, Inc, USA
17:15-17:35
Title: The Role of Embryonic Stem Cells in Different Stages of Drug Development fromTarget Discovery,To Antibody Production and Validation
Dr. Wojtek Auerbach, Senior Director Embryonic Stem Cells Technologies, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals Inc., USA

 
Stream 3: Translational Regenerative Medicine

Module 6: Stem Cell Products Regenerative Medicine Funding and Investment

Session 601: Stem Cell Products Regenerative Medicine Funding and Investment
Session Sponsored by Center for Anti-Aging Industry (CAAI), Korea

Time: 13:30-14:50, March 19th, 2015 (Thursday); Place: 1st Floor, Meeting Room 125
Chair: Dr. Johan Hyllner, Chief Scientific Officer, Cell Therapy Catapult, UK
13:30-13:35 Chair's Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Platform Optimization for Large Scale Manufacturing of Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Dr. Alex Kharazi, Chief Technology Officer, Stemedica Cell Technologies, USA
14:00-14:25
Title: Growing a Cell Therapy Industry: Opportunities and Challenges
Dr. Johan Hyllner, Chief Scientific Officer, Cell Therapy Catapult, UK
14:25-14:50
Title: The Funding and Investment Analysis of Stem Cell Product in China
Dr. Gang-Ming Zou, President, Hawaii Gangze Inc, USA; Professor, Shanghai Jiaotong University, China

Poster Presentations

Time: March 19th- 21st, 2015
Title: The Eye and Stem Cells: Novel Avenues in Treating Blindness
Dr. Tabinda Hasan, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Medicine, Medical College, Saudi Arabia
Title: Upstream Expansion Solutions for Stem Cells
Dr. Antoine Heron, Head of Market and Portfolio Development, Merck Millipore, France
Title: hMSC in the Deep Brain Stimulation System
Dr. Joanna  Wojtkiewicz, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Poland
Title: Porcine Model of Stem Cell Fixation into Intervertebral Discs using Minimally Invasive Delivery
Monika  Barczewska, Faculty of Medical Sciences, Poland
Title: Rigidity Sensing Events in the Early Stage of Mouse Embryonic Stem Cell Differentiation
Dr. Yian Yang, Ph.D Candidate, Mechanbiology Institute, Singapore

Title: Direct Reprogramming of Rat Astrocytes into Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells by Defined Factors

Dr. Xinhua Zhang, Vice director of Department of Anatomy, Nantong University, China

Title: Dynamic Expression of Lhx8 In Hippocampal Dentate Gyrus after Fimbria-fornix Transection and its Effects on Cholinergic Neuronal Differentiation

Dr. Haoming Li, Lecturer, Nantong University, China

Title:  Effect of Lhx8 in Hippocampal Cholinergic Neural Regeneration

Dr. Jinhong Shi, Department of Anatomy, Nantong University, China

Title: Prostaglandin E2-EP2 Axis in Modulating Mesenchymal Stem Cells Homing and Attenuating Lung Injury in a Rat Model of Acute Lung Injury

Dr. Jibin Han, Doctoral Candidate, Southeast university, China

Title: Intramuscular Injection of Umbilical Cord Mesenchymal Stem Cells Leads to Significant Improvements in Pediatric Dilated Cardiomyopathy

Dr. Jianxia Hu, Doctor, Allcare Biomedical Corporation, Ltd. Qingdao, China
Title: Epigenetic Differentiation Factor of Chondrogenic Differentiation
Ms. Christine Youn, Graduate Student, Seoul National University, South Korea

Title: The Purinergic Receptors P1A2A and P1A2B Play a Role in hMSC Differentiation towards Endothelial Cells
Dr. Edda Tobiasch, Professor, Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University, Germany

Title: The Histone Demethylase PHF2 Promotes Fat Cell Differentiation as an Epigenetic Activator of Both C/EBPΑ and C/EBPΔ
Dr. Yang-Sook Chun, Professor, Seoul National University, South Korea

Title: Bone Regeneration with Wharton's Jelly-Bioceramic-Bioglass Composites
Dr. Andres Ozols, Proressor, Buenos Aires University, Argentina
Title: The Purinergic Receptors P1A2A and P1A2B Play a Role in hMSC Differentiation towards Endothelial Cells
Dr. Edda Tobiasch, Professor, Bonn-Rhine-Sieg University, Germany
Title: Novel Placenta-Derived Progenitor/Stem Cells for Hematology/Oncology Applications
Dr. Xiaokui Zhang, Director, Celgene Cellular Therapeutics, USA

Title: Priming of Human Mesenchymal Stem Cell with Sphingosine-1 Phosphate Enhances the Therapeutic Potency to Pulmonary Arterial Hypertension
Kang Hyun Kim, Ph.D. Course Student, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, South Korea

Title: Bone Marrow Mesenchymal Stem Cells (BMMSC) Transplantation in Porcine Intervertebral Disc Degeneration Model
Dr. Aleksandra Habich, Assistant Professor, University of Warmia and Mazury, Poland
Title: Testicular Germ Cell Apoptosis is Regulated by Endogenous Interleukin-18
Mr. Taketo Inoue, Ph.D. Course Student, Kobe University Graduate School of Health Sciences, Japan

Title: Fasciology, A Beam of Light in the Sky of Stem Cell Research
Ms. Ning Wang, Graduate Student, Shen Zhen University, China

Title: Investigation of the Fanconi Anemia M Gene in Mesenchymal Stem Cells
Ms. Ning Wang, Graduate Student, Shen Zhen University, China

Title: Humanumbilical Cord Blood Cell Administration for the Treatment of Acute Spinal Cordinjury
Dr. Sergey Ryabov, Leading Researcher, Russian Cardiology Research and Production Complex, Russia

Title:  Mesenchymal Stem Cell Tissues Engineering
Soledad Mendoza Acuna, PhD Student, Universite Paris Descartes, France


 

 

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