As the President of the CTRMS, I would like to invite you to join us in Madrid, at the TTS conference on June 30, 2018. The CTRMS will be hosting an very exciting workshop see below and we would welcome your participation.
The CTRMS Pre-Congress will take place on Saturday June 30 from 1:30PM to 4:30PM CET
CTRMS Cell Transplants vs Stem Cell Therapy
13:30-15:00 Session 1
13:30 Innate vs. adaptive immunity in cell transplant tolerance Maria Koulmanda USA
14:00 Pros and cons of using human stem cell derived b-cells for the treatment of Diabetes Klearchos Papas USA
14:30 Hepatocytes and mesenchymal stem cells as therapeutic options for the treatment of liver diseases, lessons from animal models Peggy Stock Germany
15:00-15:30 Coffee Break
15:30-17:00 Session 2
15:30 From translational research to clinical application: where the rubber hits the road Robert Fisher and Giuseppe Pettinato USA
16:00 Neonatal donors for Hepatocyte transplantation Ewa Ellis Sweden
16:30 Alginate Encapsulation of Hepatocytes and Assessment of Cell Function and Activity Ragai Mitry UK
More details on our program and the conference can be found at the links below. I look forward to seeing you this summer!