The 8th Royan International Twin Congress
International Invited Speakers

  Chiba Shigeru, Japan

Titles:

Role of Notch Signaling in Normal and Neoplastic Hematopoietic Stem Cells and Clinical Application of Notch Signal Modifiers  

   

 

 

Fran├žoise Dantzer, France

 Titles:

Poly (ADP-Ribose) Polymerase-2 Contributes to the Fidelity of Male Meiosis I and Spermiogenesis

     
 

Bjorn Johannes Oback, New Zealand

 Titles:

Nuclear Donor Choice, Sperm Mediated Activation and Embryo Aggregation: A Multi-Pronged Approach to Sequentially Improve Cattle Cloning Efficacy  

     
 

Reddanna Pallu, India  

Titles:

Role of Cyclooxygenases in Male Reproduction

   
 

Ariff Bongso, Singapore

Titles:

1. Human Embryonic Stem Cells: The Mother of All Cells
2. Stem Cells: From Bench to Bedside

   
 

Jose Inzunza, Sweden

Titles:

Human Embryonic Stem Cells, Actual Applications and Challenge

   
 

Rudolf Jaenisch, USA

Titles:

1. Stem Cells, Pluripotency and Epigenetic Reprogramming
2. In Vitro Reprogramming of Fibroblasts into a Pluripotent ES Cell-Like State  

   
 

Dirk Rooij, The Netherlands

Title:

1. Culture of Spermatogonial Stem Cells
2. Spermatogonial Stem Cells: Effects of Shorttime Exposure to High Temperature

   
 

Roberto Revoltella, Italy

Titles:

1. Multilineage Differentiation of Rhesus Monkey Embryonic Stem Cells in a Three-Dimensional Culture System
2. Primate Embryonic Stem Cells Create their Own Niche While Differentiating in Three-Dimensional Culture Systems

   
  Christof Stamm, Germany

Title:

1. Cell-Based Therapies for Treatment of Ischemic Heart Disease: Fact or Fiction?
2. Umbilical Cord-Derived Cell Products for Treatment of Congenital Heart Disease
   
 

Moustafa Kassem, Denmark

Title:

1. Differentiation of Human Embryonic Cells into Osteoblastic Cells
2. Human Mesenchymal (Skeletal) Stem Cells: Basic Biology and Clinical Applications for Bone Tissue Regeneration

   
 

Richard J. Simpson, Australia

Title:

1. Pharmacoproteomics: Strategies for Identifying New Diagnostic and Prognostic Markers for Colorectal Cancer
2. Assessment of the Cationic Colloidal Silica Method of Plasma Membrane Enrichment for Use in Proteomic-Based Discovery of Cell Surface Biomarkers
   
 

Minoo Rassoulzadegan, France

Title:

1. Stem Cells Biology: PU.1 (Sfpi1), a Pleiotropic Regulator Expressed from the first Embryonic Stages with a Critical Function in Germinal Progenitors
2. RNA-Mediated Induction of Hereditary Epigenetic Modification

   
  Hussein Alayman, Egypt

Titles:
The Role of Color Doppler Ultrasound in Prediction of the Outcome of Microsurgical Subinguinal Varicocelectomy
   
 

Safaa Al-Hasani, Germany

Title:

Human Sperm and DNA Damage: Modern Trends of Andrology
   
  Mohamad Eid Hammadeh, Germany

Title:

Comparison betweenReactive Oxygen Spieces (ROS)Concentration in Seminal Plasmaand Semen Parameters in Partnersof Patients who Became Pregnantafter IVF/ICSI and Those Who DidNot
   
 

Asim Kurjak, Croatia

 Title:

1. 3D and 4D Sonography inthe Assessment of Infertile Women
2. Embryology and 3d Sono embryology

     
 

Nikolaos Sofikitis, Greece

 Title:

1. The Philosophy of Testicular Descent
2. Experimental Animal Models of Varicocele
3. In Vitro Spermatogenesis

     
 

H. Ingolf Nielsen, Denamrk

 Title:

1. History and Fundamentals of Oocyte Maturation in Vitro
2. Clinical in Vitro Maturationof Human Oocytes

     
 

Guido Pennings, Belgium

 Title:

1. An Ethical Framework forthe Use of Human oocyte for Stem Cell Research
2. Reconciling Donor and Recipient in Oocyte Donation Programmes

     
 

Kohta Suzuki, Japan

 Title:

Table Analysis ofArtificial Insemination PregnancyRates for Couples with Male Factorand Idiopathic Infertility

     
 

Sara L. Berga, USA

 Title:

1. Fetal Consequences of Occult Maternal Conditions
2. Stress-Induced Anovulation
3. Polycystic Ovary Syndrome:Disease or Adaptation?

     
 

Johan Smitz, Belgium

 Title:

1. Differences in Endocrine and Paracrine Milieu Induced by HPhMG(MENOPUR) Compared torFSH (GONAL-F) Influencing Life Birth Rate
2. Challenges of Ovarian Follicle Culture

     
 

Robert N. Taylor, USA

 Title:

1. Inflammatory Mediators of Endometriosis Pathogenesis
2. Endometrial Angiogenesis: Physiology and Pathology
3. Human Embryonic Implantation: Mechanisms and Consequences

     
 

Joep Geraedts, The Netherlands

 Title:

1. Regeneration Potency in the Animal Kingdom
2. Genetic Aspects of Infertility and its Treatment

     
 

Monsef Benkhalifa, France

 Title:

1. Embryo Methabolism and Culture Media: Impact on Apoptosis and Imprinting
2. DNA Decays and their Repair in the Oocyte

     
 

Ercole Brusamolino, Italy

 Title:

1. Peripheral Blood Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant in Malignant Lymphoma Biology, Clinical Indications and Results
2. Is there a Place for Peripheral Blood Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplant in Solid Tumors?

     
 

A. Schmidt, Germany

 Title:

Basic Fibroblast Growth Factor Controls Migration in Human Mesenchymal Stem Cells

     
 

Samir Abbas, Saudi Arabia

 Title:

Assisted Reproductive Technology and Pre-implantation Genetic diagnosis for Genetic Disease-Free Children

     
 

A. Kokab, UK

 Title:

Raised Inflammatory Markers in Semen from Men withAsymptomatic Chlamydial Infection