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2011 - CTS-IXA (Miami)

SOTA 5- Taking Islet Xenotransplantation to the Clinic (Xeno Track)
25 October 2011  /  13:30 - 15:30

Islet Quality Assurance - from the farm to the patient regulatory issues in islet xeno

Presenter: Gregory S. Korbutt, Edmonton, Canada

- Islet Quality Assurance - from the farm to the patient regulatory issues in islet xeno

Presenter: Gregory S. Korbutt, Edmonton, Canada

Islet Xenotransplantation without Immunosuppression

Presenter: Pierre Gianello, Brussels, Belgium

- Islet Xenotransplantation without Immunosuppression

Presenter: Pierre Gianello, Brussels, Belgium

SOTA 6- Barriers to Vascularized Xenotransplantation (Xeno Track)
25 October 2011  /  13:30 - 15:30

The Pig Endothelial Response in Vascularized Xenografts

Presenter: Simon C. Robson, Boston, United States

- The Pig Endothelial Response in Vascularized Xenografts

Presenter: Simon C. Robson, Boston, United States

Special Problems Associated with Liver Xenografts

Presenter: Burcin Ekser, Pittsburgh, United States

- Special Problems Associated with Liver Xenografts

Presenter: Burcin Ekser, Pittsburgh, United States

Parallel Session 14- Immune Tolerance (Cell Track)
25 October 2011  /  16:00 - 18:00

Successful induction of tolerance of both islets and kidneys and cure of diabetes following vascularized islet-kidney transplantation in non-human primates

Presenter: Vimukthi Pathiraja, Boston, United States

- Successful induction of tolerance of both islets and kidneys and cure of diabetes following vascularized islet-kidney transplantation in non-human primates

Presenter: Vimukthi Pathiraja, Boston, United States

Induction of donor specific tolerance in recipients of HLA disparate living donor kidney allografts by donor stem cell infusion

Presenter: Suzanne Ildstad, Louisville, United States

- Induction of donor specific tolerance in recipients of HLA disparate living donor kidney allografts by donor stem cell infusion

Presenter: Suzanne Ildstad, Louisville, United States

Metabolic demand as an independent variable impacting tolerance induction to islet allografts

Presenter: Ronald G. Gill, Aurora, United States

- Metabolic demand as an independent variable impacting tolerance induction to islet allografts

Presenter: Ronald G. Gill, Aurora, United States

Long term survival of PEGylated murine allogenic islets using short course immunomodulation

Presenter: Jaime Giraldo, Miami, United States

- Long term survival of PEGylated murine allogenic islets using short course immunomodulation

Presenter: Jaime Giraldo, Miami, United States

Parallel Session 13- Hematopoietic, Neural Cells and Tissue Repair (Cell Track)
25 October 2011  /  16:00 - 18:00

Genetic characterization of human autologous adipose mesenchymal stem cells differentiated in 3-dimensional osteogenic graft

Presenter: Denis Dufrane, Brussels, Belgium

- Genetic characterization of human autologous adipose mesenchymal stem cells differentiated in 3-dimensional osteogenic graft

Presenter: Denis Dufrane, Brussels, Belgium

Chronic wound healing by a bioengineered graft made of autologous adipose mesenchymal stem cells and allogeneic human acellular collagen matrix

Presenter: Aurore Lafosse, Brussels, Belgium

- Chronic wound healing by a bioengineered graft made of autologous adipose mesenchymal stem cells and allogeneic human acellular collagen matrix

Presenter: Aurore Lafosse, Brussels, Belgium

Improvement of bone allograft by mesenchymal stem cells: undifferentiated vs. osteogenic adipose / bone marrow stem cells

Presenter: Thomas Schubert, Brussels, Belgium

- Improvement of bone allograft by mesenchymal stem cells: undifferentiated vs. osteogenic adipose / bone marrow stem cells

Presenter: Thomas Schubert, Brussels, Belgium

Pig as a large animal model for bone tissue engineering development

Presenter: Thomas Schubert, Brussels, Belgium

- Pig as a large animal model for bone tissue engineering development

Presenter: Thomas Schubert, Brussels, Belgium

Parallel Session 16- Islet Xenotransplantation (Xeno Track)
25 October 2011  /  16:00 - 18:00

B cell depletion synergizes with ECDI-fixed rat splenocyte infusions to induce concordant rat to mouse islet xenotransplantation tolerance

Presenter: Shusen Wang, Chicago, United States

- B cell depletion synergizes with ECDI-fixed rat splenocyte infusions to induce concordant rat to mouse islet xenotransplantation tolerance

Presenter: Shusen Wang, Chicago, United States

Complement is not activated at the graft site in non-immunosuppressed immunocompetent mice transplanted with GTKO/hCD46 pig pancreatic tissue

Presenter: Suzanne Bertera, Pittsburgh, United States

- Complement is not activated at the graft site in non-immunosuppressed immunocompetent mice transplanted with GTKO/hCD46 pig pancreatic tissue

Presenter: Suzanne Bertera, Pittsburgh, United States

Comparison of enzyme efficiency in porcine islet isolation and in vitro maturation from young pigs

Presenter: Morgan Lamb, Orange, United States

- Comparison of enzyme efficiency in porcine islet isolation and in vitro maturation from young pigs

Presenter: Morgan Lamb, Orange, United States

Development of chimera recombinant collagenases G and H for the isolation of islets of Langerhans

Presenter: Giulio Ghersi, Palermo, Italy

- Development of chimera recombinant collagenases G and H for the isolation of islets of Langerhans

Presenter: Giulio Ghersi, Palermo, Italy

Long-term survival of neonatal porcine islet xenografts co-transplanted with Sertoli cells and combined treatment with anti-LFA-1 monoclonal antibody

Presenter: Kevin Bayrack, Edmonton, Canada

- Long-term survival of neonatal porcine islet xenografts co-transplanted with Sertoli cells and combined treatment with anti-LFA-1 monoclonal antibody

Presenter: Kevin Bayrack, Edmonton, Canada

Parallel Session 15- Coagulation and Thrombosis I (Xeno Track)
25 October 2011  /  16:00 - 18:00

Combined GPIb and GPIIb/IIIa blockade prevents sequestration of platelets in a pig-to-human lung perfusion model

Presenter: Lars Burdorf, Baltimore, United States

- Combined GPIb and GPIIb/IIIa blockade prevents sequestration of platelets in a pig-to-human lung perfusion model

Presenter: Lars Burdorf, Baltimore, United States

Elevated C-reactive protein and IL-6 levels precede consumptive coagulopathy in GTKO pig organ xenograft recipients

Presenter: Mohamed Ezzelarab, Pittsburgh, United States

- Elevated C-reactive protein and IL-6 levels precede consumptive coagulopathy in GTKO pig organ xenograft recipients

Presenter: Mohamed Ezzelarab, Pittsburgh, United States

Where do platelets go after pig-to-baboon liver xenotransplantation? Evidence for platelet-WBC aggregation

Presenter: Burcin Ekser, Pittsburgh, United States

- Where do platelets go after pig-to-baboon liver xenotransplantation? Evidence for platelet-WBC aggregation

Presenter: Burcin Ekser, Pittsburgh, United States

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