BioTalentum Ltd. has the pleasure of inviting you to the 4th Yearly Open Workshop of the InduStem ‘Comparative stem cell research in mouse and humans’ FP7 project, coordinated by the company, on the 23rd of November, 2012. at Gödöllő, Hungary. As there are 50 places to fill, please be aware, that the event is going to be held on the “first come – first served” basis. Please, register at The event is free of charge for the registered participants.

23rd November 2012 9:00-13:30
Models of pluripotent stem cell differentiation in animals and humans

VENUE: Erzsébet királyné Hotel, Gödöllő, Dózsa György út 2.

8:15- Registration
9:00-9:10 Welcome by Prof. Andras Dinnyes
9:10-9:40 Prof. Andras Dinnyes (Biotalentum Ltd, Hungary) Induced pluripotent stem cells: from discovery to Nobel price, and beyond
9:40-10:10 Prof. Daniel Brison (University of Manchester, UK) Transcriptome analysis of human embryos and embryonic stem cells: towards EpiHealth
10:10-10:40 Prof. Christine Mummery (Leiden University Medical Center, NL) Human pluripotent stem cells: the new patient
10:40-11:10 Prof. Kent Thornburg (Oregon Health & Science University, Portland, USA) The regulation of cardiomyocyte replication in the fetal heart
11:10-11:30 Coffee break
11:30-12:00 Prof. Zoltan Ivics (Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine/ Paul Erlich Institut, Germany) Sleeping Beauty Transposon-based System for Cellular Reprogramming and Targeted Gene Insertion in Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells
12:00-12:30 Dr. Yutao Du (Beijing Genomic Institute, BGI). The contribution of NGS for stem cell research
12:30-13:00 Dr. Virág Vas (Szent Istvan University, Hungary) The cancer stem cells theory in the view of genetic reprogramming
13:00-13:30 Prof. Antal Nógrádi (University of Szeged, Hungary) Rescue of spinal motoneurons destined to die by grafted iPS cells: what can we learn from stem cells?
13:30- 15:00 Lunch – at Erzsébet királyné Hotel