Program

Friday, June 5, 2015

10:00 - 12:45 registration/welcome snack
13:00 - 13:15 opening remarks and introduction

session 1

chairs: J. H. Bräsen (Hannover/D), J. Floege (Aachen/D)
 
13:15 - 13:40 Do parenchymal tubular epithelia regulate renal fibrosis? Experimental evidence
H.-J. Gröne (Heidelberg/D)
13:40 - 14:05 Stromal cells in kidney repair
T. Rabelink (Leiden/NL)
14:05 - 14:30 Beyond apoptosis and necroptosis: Synchronized necrosis of renal tubules
A. Linkermann (Kiel/D)

session 2

chairs: J. H. Bräsen (Hannover/D), J. Floege (Aachen/D)
 
14:30 - 14:50 New diagnostic approaches for renal fibrosis
P. Boor (Aachen/D)
14:50 - 15:15
Novel molecular mechanisms involved in scleroderma fibrosis
A. Gabrielli (Ancona/I)
15:15 - 15:40 Molecular mechanisms and novel biomarkers of lung fibrosis
O. Eickelberg (Munich/D)
   
15:40 - 16:10 coffee break and poster viewing

session 3

chairs: P. R. Galle (Mainz/D), C. Trautwein (Aachen/D)
 
16:10 - 16:35 Epigenetic mechanisms in liver fibrosis and in the heritability of wound-healing traits
D. Mann (Newcastle/UK)
16:35 - 16:55 Macrophage heterogeneity in liver fibrosis
F. Heymann (Aachen/D)
16:55 - 17:20 Lymphocytes and Endothelium in Liver Fibrosis
D. S. Adams (Birmingham/UK)
17:20 - 17:45 Integrins as a core pathway in organ fibrosis
N. Henderson (Edinburgh/UK)
   
17:45 - 18:15 coffee break and poster viewing

session 4

chairs:  V. Keitel (Düsseldorf/D), T. Ostendorf (Aachen/D)
 
18:15 - 18:40 NASH, lipid metabolism in liver fibrosis
M. Trauner (Vienna/A)
18:40 - 19:05 Cross talk between inflammation and fibrosis in renal disease
C. Chatziantoniou (Paris/F)
19:05 - 19:30 Therapeutic strategies for liver fibrosi
M. Pinzani (London/UK)
19:30 - 19:55 Immune mechanisms in RENAL fibrosis
H.-J. Anders (Munich/D)