date October 31 and November 1, 2016

Kyoto-Swiss Symposium


Regenerative Medicine for Cardiac and Neural Diseases

会場:京都大学 吉田キャンパス 国際科学イノベーション棟

Venue: “International Science Innovation Building” in Yoshida Campus, Kyoto University



Simon Hoerstrup Philipp, University of Zurich

森實 飛鳥、京都大学 Asuka Morizane, Kyoto University


Day 1: October 31, 13:30-17:45 Parallel Session 1

13:30-13:40 森實 飛鳥 (京都大学 iPS細胞研究所)
Asuka Morizane, Kyoto University and Simon Hoerstrup Philipp, University of Zurich
Opening Address and Introduction
13:40- 14:30 近藤 孝之 (京都大学 iPS細胞研究所)
Takayuki Kondo, Kyoto University
Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells as a Research Tool for Alzheimer's Disease
14:35-15:15 Roger M. Nitsch, University of Zurich
Human Monoclonal Antibodies for the Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

15:15-15:30  Coffee break

15:30-16:10 Magdalini Polymenidou, University of Zurich The Intertwined Roles of RNA Misregulation and Protein Aggregation in ALS and FTD
16:15-16:55 森實 飛鳥 (京都大学 iPS細胞研究所)
Asuka Morizane, Kyoto University
Cell Therapy for Parkinson’s Disease
16:55-17:25 Simon Philipp Hoerstrup, University of Zurich Cell-based Therapies for the Heart

Day 2: November 1, 9:20-12:00 Parallel Session 2

Chair: Asuka Morizane (@ Room 106 in CiRA 2nd building)


9:00-9:40 吉田 善紀 (京都大学 iPS細胞研究所)
Yoshinori Yoshida, Kyoto University
Efficient Detection and Purification of Cardiomyocytes Derived from Pluripotent Stem Cells Using Synthetic RNA Technology
9:40-10:25 山下 潤 (京都大学 iPS細胞研究所)
Jun K. Yamashita, Kyoto University
Generation of 3-Dimentional Cardiac Tissue, Using Induced Pluripotent Stem Cells

10:25-10:40 Coffee break

10:40-11:40 CiRA Tour (Takahashi lab, Yoshida lab, etc)