Agenda

Mini-symposium: ORGANOIDS IN CANCER RESEARCH AND OTHER DISEASES

Date and time: | 15.00 - 18.30

Venue: Sala Polivalent, IGTP Mar

Registration

This event is free to attend but registration is required.

Program

Session I        Chair Eva Martinez-Balibrea; ProCURE program, ICO; PMPPC-IGTP

15:00 - 15:40 Patient-derived Organoids for drug development and screening
Sylvia Boj, PhD, Hubrecht Organoid Technology (HUB). Utrecht, NL.

15:40 - 16:20 Patient-derived organoids: promises, hurdles and potential clinical applications
Nicola Valeri, MD, PhD, The Institute of Cancer Research, London, UK.

16:20 - 17:00 Studying colorectal tumor cell heterogeneity by CRISPR/Cas9 knockins on Intestinal Patient-Derived Organoids
Carme Cortina, PhD, Institute for Research in Biomedicine (IRB Barcelona), Barcelona, Spain.

17:00 - 17:20 Coffee break (sponsored by Tebu-Bio)

Session II       Chair Eduard Serra, PMPPC-IGTP

17:20 - 18:00 Use of human intestinal epithelial organoids to model IBD pathogenesis
Isabella Dotti, PhD, Department of Gastroenterology, IDIBAPS, Hospital Clínic, CIBERehd, Barcelona, Spain

18:00 - 18:30 title pending
Núria Montserrat, PhD, Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC), Barcelona, Spain.

18:30 Final remarks and closing

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