Mini-Symposium Announcement


We cordially invite all students, scientists and other interested persons from within and outside the Medical University of Vienna to the

Feature on Myocardial Regeneration: of Cells and their Secretomes
A Discussion in Progress

organized by the Christian Doppler Laboratory for Cardiac and Thoracic Diagnosis & Regeneration as a part of the 3rd TERMIS World Congress, 5-8 September 2012, Hofburg Congress Center, Vienna.

Kai C. Wollert and Massimiliano Gnecchi

Gerald Maurer: Welcome adress

15:05 – 15:30
Massimiliano Gnecchi (University of Pavia):
From cells to cell products: paradigm shift in myocardial repair

15:30 – 15:55
Hendrik Jan Ankersmit (Medical University of Vienna):
Paracrine Factors: Nitric Oxide, Platelets and Cytoprotection – experimental in vitro and vivo data

15:55 – 16:25
Mariann Pavone-Gyöngyösi (Medical University of Vienna):
Cell-free cardiac regeneration therapy for ischemic heart failure

16:25 – 17:00
Kai C. Wollert (Medizinische Hochschule Hannover):
Paracrine signalling in the heart: novel players and emerging clinical applications


5th September 2012
Hörsaalzentrum of the Medical University of Vienna, Hörsaal/Room 5 (Level 7+8)
Admission free!