Conference Chairs:

Yasuhiko Tabata
Yoshiki Sawa

Program Chair:

Tatsuya Shimizu

Instructions for Presenters:

For the Press:


September 4, 2018


Plenary Lectures

“Delivery of Anabolic Genes, miRNA and CRISPR Systems for Stem Cell Fate Modulation and Tissue Regeneration”
Yu-Chen Hu (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)

“Immune reaction of retinal cell therapy using iPS cells”
Masayo          Takahashi (RIKEN, Japan)

“Clinical Cell Therapy of Heart Failure”
Philippe           Menasché (Department of Cardiovascular Surgery, Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou, France)

“Diversity of extracellular vesicles and their potential in regenerative medicine”
Jan Lötvall (Krefting Research Centre, University of Gothenburg, Sweden)

“Biomaterials for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine”
Antonios G. Mikos (Department of Bioengineering, Rice University, USA)

“Frontiers of human organs-on-chip research and technology”
Gordana Vunjak-Novakovic (Columbia University, USA)

"Cerebral organoids: Modeling human brain development and disease in stem cell derived 3D culture"
Jürgen Knoblich(IMBA - Institute of Molecular Biotechnology, Austria)