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iPSZürich Lectures Schedule

Due to the COVID-19 pandemic, all lectures are to be held virtually until further notice.
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Meeting ID: 940 0892 3711; Passcode: iPSCs

A New Lecture Series Focused on Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
funded by a GRC Grant, UZH
Organisation Committee: Melanie Eschment, Matthew Denley & Melanie Generali
2021
Date Speaker Topic

1st February 2021 4PM

(virtual)

Veronica Krenn

Veronica Krenn, PhD

Laboratory of Jürgen Knoblich, Institute for Molecular Biotechnology, Vienna, Austria

Stem Cell-Derived Brain Organoids:
Emerging Human In Vitro Models For The Study Of Infectious Diseases

 

Lecture Flyer

1st March 2021 4PM

(virtual)

Adrian Ranga

Prof. Adrian Ranga, PhD

Assistant Professor, Department of Mechanical Engineering,
Laboratory of Bioengineering and Morphogenesis, KU Leuven, Belgium

Bioengineering Organoid Fate And Morphogenesis

 

Lecture Flyer

20th April 2021 4PM

(virtual)

Pierre Vanderhaeghen

Prof. Pierre Vanderhaeghen, PhD

VIB-KU Leuven Center for
Brain & Disease Research
Leuven, Belgium

Human-Specific Temporal Mechanism Of Brain Development

 

Lecture Flyer

1st June 2021 4PM

(virtual)

Olivier Goureau

Dr Olivier Goureau, PhD

Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Pathophysiology of the Retina
INSERM, Vision Institute, Paris, France

Retinal Organoids From Pluripotent Stem Cells: From Development To Disease

 

Lecture Flyer

2020
Date Speaker Topic

17th February 2020

3PM

Irchel Campus
Y55-L-06/08

Laura Pellegrini

Laura Pellegrini, PhD

Medical Research Council, Cambridge, United Kingdom

Human brain development in cerebral organoids

 

Lecture Flyer

9th September 2020 4PM

(virtual)

Thomas Eschenhagen

Prof. Thomas Eschenhagen, MD

University Medical Center Hamburg, Germany

Human Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells for Tissue Engineered Cardiac Repair

 

Lecture Flyer

28th September 2020 10AM

(virtual)

Akitsu Hotta

Prof. Akitsu Hotta, PhD

Centre for iPS Cell Research and Application (CiRA), Kyoto, Japan

How to overcome immune rejection of iPS cells by genome editing

 

Lecture Flyer

22nd October 2020 4PM

(virtual)

Valeria Orlova

Prof. Valeria Orlova, PhD

Leiden University Medical Center, Netherlands

3D Vessel-On-Chip to Model Vascular Disease and Beyond

 

Lecture Flyer

11th November 2020 4PM

(virtual)

Deepak Srivastava

Deepak P. Srivastava, PhD

King`s College London, London, United Kingdom

iPSC modelling of Neurodevelopment and Neural Circuitry. Clinical Focus: Autism and Schizophrenia

 

Lecture Flyer

7th December 2020 4PM

(virtual)

Florian Wanke

Florian Wanke, PhD

Inflammation and Immunology Discovery,
Roche Basel, Switzerland

Using iPSC-derived "tissue-resident" macrophages for drug discovery

 

Lecture Flyer

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