Inner Ear Biology Workshop 2014 in Kyoto

Satellite Symposia

Satellite Symposium

November 1 (Sat), 2014, 9:00-17:30
Kyoto International Conference Center
Oto-stem Cell
Chair: Hubert Löwenheim (University of Tubingen, Germany)
           Takayuki Nakagawa (Kyoto University, Japan)
The OTOSTEM Project: Human Stem Cell Applications for the Treatment of Hearing Loss
Hubert Löwenheim (University of Tubingen, Germany)
Generation of Otic Progenitors from Human Pluripotent Stem Cells
Marcelo N. Rivolta (University of sheffield, UK)
Human ES Cell-derived Neurons and Innervation of Hair Cells
Albert S.B. Edge (Harvard Medical School, USA)
Single Cell Analysis of Monolayer Otic Placode Generation from Human Stem Cells
Megan Ealy (Stanford University, USA)
Transplantation of Human iPS Cell-derived Neurons Cultured on 3D Collagen Matrix
Takayuki Nakagawa (Kyoto University, Japan)
Genetics and Hearing
Chair: Karen B. Avraham (Tel Aviv University, Israel)
Genetic and Biochemical Approaches of the Mechano-Electrical Transduction (MET) Machinery
Christine Petit (Institut Pasteur, France)
Disruption of Inner Ear Tricellular Tight Junctions by a Mutation of ILDR1 in a Family Segregating Mild Hearing Loss
Byung Yoon Choi (Seoul National University, Korea)
Molecular Physiology and Pathology of Sound Encoding in the Inner Ear
Jakob Neef (University of Goettingen, Germany)
Screening Strategy for the Molecular Diagnosis of Deafness: From Social Health Insurance-Based Screening to Massively Parallel DNA Sequencing
Shin-ichi Usami (Shinshu University, Japan)

Hands on Human Temporal Bone Dissection Course

October 31 (Fri), 2014, 8:00-18:00
Kyoto University Hospital
Registration Fee:
20,000 yen

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Hands on Human Temporal Bone Dissection Course