January 1, 2017

III YES Meeting – 2008

In its third edition, held from the 26th to the 28th of September, YES Meeting had sessions on: Neurodegenerative Diseases, Oncobiology, Regenerative Medicine, Human Transplantation, Heart Failure and Model Organisms. 

The Keynote Speaker was Prof. Göran Andersson from the Karolinska Institute in Sweden, who talked about “Adipose Inflammation and Obesity”.

Other remarkable speakers were Prof. Flaviano Giorgini from the University of Leicester, UK; Prof. Adriano Aguzzi from the Institute of Neuropathology, University Hospital of Zurich, SWI; Prof. Leif Oxburgh from the Maine Medical Center Research Institute, USA; Prof. Kareem Abu-Elmagd from the Thomas E. Starzl Transplantation Institute, Pittsburgh, USA; Prof. Tomas Prolla from the University of Wiscosin-Madison, USA; Prof. Walter Paulus from the VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, NL; Prof. William Little from the Wake Forest University School of Medicine, North Carolina, USA; Prof. Michael Hengartner from the Institute of Molecular Biology, University of Zurich, SWI and Prof. Anton Scheurink from the University Medical Center, Groningen, NL.