Program of Targeting Mitochondria 2019 Congress/Speakers/Early Registration/May 21, 2019

Deadline for Early Bird Registration:
31 July, 2019

Berlin will host the 10th World Congress on Targeting Mitochondria which will be organized on October 27-29, 2019 at InterContinental Hotel - Berlin, Germany. 

Plenary Speakers

Doug-Wallace Targeting mitochondria 2019

A Mitochondrial Etiology of the Common Complex Diseases
Douglas C. Wallace, Center for Mitochondrial and Epigenomic Medicine, USA

Douglas-R-Seals Mitochondria-2019

Mitochondrial Antioxidant Therapy for Treating Vascular Aging
Douglas R Seals, University of Colorado Boulder, USA

Lori Buhlman Targeting Mitochondria 2019 speakerIncreased Hydrogen Peroxide and decreased Glutathione Redox potential may cause Dopaminergic Neurodegeneration in Parkin loss-of-function
Lori M. Buhlman, Midwestern University, USA

Alessandro Prigione Targeting-Mitochondria-2019 updatedStem cell-driven drug discovery of OXPHOS diseases
Alessandro Prigione, Max Delbrueck Center for Molecular Medicine, Germany

Hans Zischka Targeting Mitochondria 2019Mitochondrial Copper Toxicity with a Focus on Wilson Disease
Hans Zischka, Institute of Molecular Toxicology and Pharmacology, Germany

Pekka-Katajisto-Targeting-Mitochondria-2019Selective segregation of mitochondria in asymmetric stem cell divisions
Pekka Katajisto, Center of Excellence in Stem Cell Metabolism, Finland

James Mccully Targeting Mitochondria 2019Mitochondrial Transplantation - From Animal Studies to Clinical Relevance
James D. McCully, Harvard Medical School, Boston Children's Hospital, USA

Marc Diederich Targeting Mitochondria 2019Cardiac glycosides modulate neuroblastoma stem cell survival by dysfunctional mitophagy
Marc Diederich, Seoul National University, South Korea

ruth-slack targeting mitochondria 2019Mitochondria, as central regulators of neural stem cell fate
Ruth Slacks, University of Ottawa, Canada

lawrence-grossman Targeting Mitochondria 2019The cellular stress protein MNRR1/CHCHD2 and mitochondrial disease
Lawrence Grossman, Wayne State University, USA

Richard-C.-Hartley-Mitochondria-2019-congressMitochondria-targeted low-molecular weight compounds for probing mitochondrial functions
Richard C. Hartley, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom

Shanta-Dhar-Mitochondria-2019-congressMitochondria-targeted Nanocarriers for mitochondrial therapies
Shanta Dhar, University of Miami, USA

Roles for mitochondrial dysfunction in Alzheimer’s diseaseRoles for mitochondrial dysfunction in Alzheimer’s disease
Benedict C. Albensi, Max Rady College of Medicine - University of Manitoba, Canada
Sibylle Jager Targeting-Mitochondria-2019Role of PGC-1s in human epidermal physiology
Sibylle Jäger, L’Oréal Research & Innovation, France
Attila Olah Mitochondria 2019 CongressCannabinoids and skin: The "c(ut)annabinoid" system as a novel player in regulating cutaneous mitochondrial biology
Attila Oláh, University of Debrecen, Hungary
 Dr.-Wikstrom Mitochondria-Speakers-TrameMitochondria and Skin: Mitochondria in Wound Healing
Jakob Wikström, Karolinska University Hospital, Sweden

Culmsee Mitochondria-SpeakersIntroduction: Role of actin-regulating proteins on mitochondria
Cartrsten Culmsee,
University of Marburg, Germany

Alessia Angelin Mitochondria-SpeakersT-cell metabolism and mitochondrial function
Alessia Angelin, Children's Hospital of Philadelphia, USA

Christoph Maack Mitochondria SpeakerMitochondrial reactive oxygen species in heart failure
Christoph Maack, University Hospital Würzburg, Germany

It is great pleasure to meet you in Berlin for this exciting event.

Prof. Volkmar Weissig
President of the World Mitochondria Society
Midwestern University, USA

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