BSRT Summer School
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Invited Keynote Speakers 2012

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Understanding host responses to combination products
Prof. Julia Babensee
(Georgia Institute of Technology)
 Relationship of the Innate Immune Response to Tissue Regeneration
Prof. Stephen Francis Badylak
(University of Pittsburgh)

Immunological challenges that currently face regenerative medicine
Prof. Paul Fairchild
(Oxford Stem Cell Institute)
 Resolution of inflammation
Prof. Derek W. Gilroy
(University College London)
 Tolerogenic dendritic cells
Prof. Silvia Gregori
(San Raffaele del Monte Tabor Foundation)
 Regenerative properties of mesenchymal stromal cells
PD Dr. Claudia Lange
(Universitätsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf)
 Stem cells for cardio respiratory regeneration
Prof. Ulrich Martin
(Medizinische Hochschule Hannover)

Transplant and stem cell immunobiology
Prof. Sonja Schrepfer
(Universitäres Herzzentrum Hamburg)
Modulation of immune cell functions by artificial extracellular matrices used as biomaterial coatings
Prof. Jan-Christoph Simon
(Universität Leipzig)
 Immune modulation of mesenchymal stem cells
PD Dr. Dirk Strunk
(Medizinische Universität Graz)
 Immunotherapy type I diabetes
Prof. Matthias von Herrath
(La Jolla Institute for Allergy & Immunology)
 Generating tissue from embryonic stem cells for therapeutic applications and crosstalk with the immune system
Prof. Nicholas Zavazava
(University of Iowa)