15th Annual WMS Meeting - Speakers & Sessions

Speakers 2024

Eric Schon  Keynote Speech - Day 1 
Mitochondria in Alzheimer disease: it's not what you think

Eric Schon, Columbia University, USA
Howy Jacobs  Keynote Speech - Day 2 
Mitochondria: More Heat than Light?

Howy Jacobs, Tampere University, Finland
Jonathan R. Brestoff 1The Power and Potential of Mitochondria Transfer
Jonathan R. Brestoff, Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine, USA
Indira Mysorekar 1The Role of Mitochondria in Zika Virus Propagation: Mechanisms of Immune Evasion and Inter-Cellular Transmission
Indira Mysorekar, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
Stefano PluchinoMitochondrial Extracellular Vesicles: Orchestrating Brain Plasticity and Recovery
Stefano Pluchino, University of Cambridge, United Kingdom
Naig Gueguen 1Mitochondria Function Evaluation: Workshop Highlights, Methods, Discrepancies, and Recommendations
Naig Gueguen, CHU Angers, France
Maik Hüttemann 1Mitochondria and Photomedicine: Advances in Infrared Light Treatment
Maik Hüttemann, Wayne State University, USA
Sonia Levi 1Mitochondria Iron Metabolism: Its Role in Pathogenesis of Diseases
Sonia Levi, Vita-Salute San Raffaele University, Italy
Egbert Mik 1Evaluation and Quality Control of Mitochondrial Function: Where we are Now & What's Next?
Egbert Mik, Erasmus MC, The Netherlands
Devika S ManickamMitochondria Delivery via Extracellular Vesicles to the Blood-Brain Barrier
Devika S Manickam, Duquesne University, USA
Mark KindyMitochondrial Transplantation Mediates Improved Cellular Energy Metabolism, Restoration of Mitochondrial Function and Prevention of Cell Death
Mark Kindy, U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs James A. Haley VA Hospital and University of South Florida
Stephen Tait 1Investigating Mitochondria as Age-Old Drivers of Inflammation
Stephen Tait, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Ana Andreazza 2Mitochondrial Dynamics in Health and Disease: Advances in Mood Disorders and Mitochondrial-Organ Transplantation
Ana Andreazza, University of Toronto, Canada
Jezek Petr 2Mitochondrial Dynamics: Updates and Perspectives
Ježek Petr, Institute of Physiology of the Czech Academy of Sciences, Czech Republic
Antetor Hinton 1Cracking the Code of Aging: Exploring Mitochondrial Dynamics and Organelle Connections
Antentor Hinton, Vanderbilt University, USA
Jignesh D. PandyaState of the Science Mitochondria-specific Targets, Therapeutics and Biomarkers Investigation following Traumatic Brain Injury in the US Military
Jignesh D. Pandya, Walter Reed Army Institute of Research, USA
Laurie SandersBlood-Based Marker: Mitochondrial DNA Damage in Parkinson’s Disease
Laurie Sanders, Duke University School of Medicine, USA
Giulia BertolinNew Biosensing Solutions and Optimized Pharmacological Inhibitors to Counteract Mitophagy in Cancer Cells
Giulia Bertolin, CNRS, Université de Rennes, France
Naotada Ishihara 1Dynamics of Mitochondria: Regulation of Nucleoid Morphology to Protect Mitochondrial Function
Naotada Ishihara, Osaka University, Japan
Michael B. Powner 2Role of Light in Regulating Blood Glucose via Mitochondrial Stimulation
Michael B. Powner, City University of London, United Kingdom
Elena PalmaTargeting Giant Mitochondria (Megamitochondria) in Human Liver Disease: Potential Diagnostic and Therapeutic Interventions
Elena Palma, King's College London, United Kingdom

Who is Attending WMS 2024?

Lucid Scientific (Sponsor)
MitoSense (Sponsor)
Cellvie (Supporter)

Abo Akademi University
Adjuvia Therapeutics, Inc.
Albstadt-Sigmaringen University
Angers University Hospital Center
Aston University
Baylor College of Medicine
Balearic Islands University
Biomedical Research Center Slovak Academy of Sciences
Cab Sinergy
Centre de Recherches sur la Cognition Animale
CHU Amiens / Hematim
Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Centre de Recherches sur la Cognition Animale
Columbia University
Critical Path Institute
Center for Regenerative Therapies Dresden
Chonnam National University
Danone Nutricia Research
Erasmus MC
Florida International University
Fundación Investigación Hospital 12 de Octubre
Hacettepe University
Hacettepe University Faculty of Medicine
Harvard Medical School
Henry Ford Hospital
Hokkaido University
Hospital 12 de Octubre Research Institute, Madrid
Howard University
Institut Cochin
Institute of Fundamental Technological Research PAS
Institute of Fundamental Technological Research Polish Academy of Sciences
Jagiellonian University
Justus-Liebig Universität Giessen
Karolinska Institutet
Kocaeli University
Kocaeli University Stem Cell and Gene Therapies Research Center
Kocaeli University, Health Science Institute, Department of Stem Cell
Kyowa Kirin Co., Ltd
Midwestern University
MitoVasc Institute
National and Kapodistrian University of Athens
Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology
North-West University
Osaka University
Polish Academy of Sciences
Rice University
Royal Veterinary College
Ruđer Bošković Institute
Rudjer Boskovic Institute
Seoul National University College of Medicine
Stanford University School of Medicine
Technische Universität Dresden
Technological Research
Tongji university
University Medical Center Groningen
Universidad de las Islas Baleares
Università degli studi di Verona
Universitat de Barcelona
Universitat de les Illes Balears
Universitätsklinikum Freiburg
Université de Rennes
Université Paris Cité
Universiti Sains Malaysia
University Hospital Southampton NHS Foundation Trust
University of Alabama at Birmingham
University of Amsterdam
University of Arizona
University of Basel
University of Colorado Anschutz
University of Concepcion
University of Duesseldorf
University of Eastern Finland
University of Freiburg
University of Glasgow
University of Groningen
University of Health Sciences, Gulhane Health Sciences Institute
University of Helsinki
University of Innsbruck
University of London
University of Naples Federico II
University of Southampton
University of Toronto
University of Turin
University of Verona
University of Virginia
Vita-Salute San Raffaele University
Walter Reed Army Institute of Research
Washington University in St. Louis School of Medicine
Wayne State University

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We are pleased to announce that the 15th World Congress of the World Mitochondria Society, Targeting Mitochondria, will be held on October 29-31, 2024, in Berlin - Germany. Learn more. 

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