14 Sep - 15 Sep '19

1st ECTORS meeting

The content of this meeting is centred around the state of the art of regenerative medicine in organ transplantation and its road to clinical application.

1st ECTORS meeting

Regenerative medicine in organ transplantation

Programme Information:

Saturday 14th September

9.00-9.30  Welcome and review 2008 - 2018

9.30-11.00 Session 1: Stem cells new developments

- MSC mechanisms of action

- MSC in organ injury

- Liver organoids from adult stem cells

11.00-11.30 Coffee break

11.30-13.00 Session 2: Cell therapy clinical trials

-MSC in clinical kidney transplantation

-From phase 1 to phase 2 clinical trials with MSC in kidney transplantation

-Lessons from other phase 1 trials

13.00-14.00 Lunch

14.00-15.30 Session 3: Organ reconditioning

-Kidney machine perfusion

-Liver machine perfusion

-Regeneration on the pump

15.30-16.00 Coffee break

16.00-17.30 Session 4: Corporate session


Sunday 15th September

9.00-10.00 Session 5: Abstract presentations (6 x 10 min)

10.00-10.50 Keynote speaker

Kidney organoids

10.50-11.20 Coffee break

11.20-12.50 Joint session with VCA and BSC

VCA quo vadis?

Advances in organ preservation and machine perfusion: potential impact on VCA

Thinking outside the box: Combining VCA and regenerative medicine?

Cell-based immunoregulation and tolerance induction: are we getting any closer?

12.50 Closing