7th Symposium TECAM – abstracts

OPENING SPECIAL LECTURE. “Helmut Drexler. In Memoriam”
Helmut Drexler. Human and scientific legacy. Kai C. Wollert ico_video ico_doc
Innovation against heart failure. Lessons from Helmut’s contribution and vision. Bernard Gersh    
WHAT’S NEW IN STEM CELL THERAPY FOR CARDIAC REPAIR?
Induced pluripotent cells: the next regenerative platform? Andre Terzic    
Adult stem cells. Advances and perspectives. Felipe Prosper ico_video ico_doc
The paradox of functional benefit despite no regeneration. Is paracrine effect the answer? Stefanie Dimmeler ico_video ico_doc
Delivery, homing and survival. Questions and answers. Nabil Dib ico_video ico_zip
Clinical trials in perspective. Are they justified? Which type? Robert Simari ico_video ico_zip
SPECIAL THEMED SESSION: INNOVATIONS FOR ADVANCED HEART FAILURE
Surgical Therapies for Heart Failure. New developments. Magdi Yacoub ico_video ico_doc
The changing face of heart transplantation. Hari R. Mallidi ico_video ico_doc
Mechanics for bridge or destination. The German Heart Institute experience. Thomas Krabatsch,Roland Hetzer ico_video ico_zip
Optimizing engineered heart tissue for therapeutic applications. Wolfram-Hubertus Zimmerman ico_video ico_zip
Cell-based bioartificial heart. What’s new? Doris Taylor    
SPECIAL LECTURE
The future of stem cell therapy research. Advice for young researchers. Valentin Fuster   ico_zip
BEST POSTERS PRESENTATION
1. Strategy for nuclear reprogramming affects cardiogenic potential of induced pluripotent stem cells. Martinez-Fernandez A, Nelson TJ, Ikeda Y, Terzic A ico_video ico_doc
2. Transplantation of AD-SVF in a model of chronic MI induces long-term improvement in cardiac function M. Mazo, A. Cemborain, JJ Gavira, G. Abizanda, I. Peñuelas, JM. García-Verdugo, B. Pelacho, F. Prósper ico_video ico_doc
3. The Cardiac Atrial appendage Stem Cell: a true candidate for myocardial repair? Severina Windmolders ico_video ico_doc
RECENT CONTRIBUTIONS PRESENTED BY YOUNG RESEARCHERS
Pluripotent stem cell-based cardiogenesis and repair. Timothy J. Nelson    
Intramyocardial Bone Marrow Cell Injection for Chronic Myocardial Ischemia. Jan van Ramshorst ico_video ico_doc
Polish project on very small embryonic-like (VSEL) cells in cardiology. Wojtek Wojakowski ico_video ico_doc
Understanding the mechanisms and potential of cell therapy for the repair of the adult mammalian heart. Keng Ang ico_video ico_doc
Generation of pig induced pluripotent stem cells: methods, characterization and future implications in human cell therapy. Nuria Montserrat ico_video ico_doc
LATE BREAKING CLINICAL TRIALS IN STEM CELL THERAPY
First US study to assess the feasibility & safety of endocardial delivery of allogenic mesenchymal cells in subjects with heart failure. Nabil Dib ico_video ico_zip
Freshly adipose-derived stem cells in chronic ischaemia. The PRECISE Trial. Emerson Perin,Francisco Fernández-Aviles ico_video ico_doc
Freshly adipose-derived stem cells in acute myocardial infartion. The APOLLO Trial. Eric Duckers ico_video ico_zip
CLOSING SESSION
Next steps in stem cell therapy for heart repair. The preclinical view. Bernardo Nadal-Ginard ico_video ico_doc
Next steps in stem cell therapy for heart repair. The clinical view. Andreas Zeiher ico_video ico_doc
ADJOURN Francisco Fernandez-Aviles ico_video ico_doc