Gap Junctions and Hemichannels: Physiological and Pathological Roles


28 September, 2017

10.00 - 17.00

 

10.00 - 10.30


INAUGURAL EVENT



Pending confirmation




10.30 - 17.00


CONFERENCES



Role of connexin hemichannels in acute and chronic liver disease

Mathieu Vinken. Vrije Universiteit Brussel-Belgium, Belgium 

www.vub.ac.be/en/research/project/connect-team



Cx62 and platelet regulation - the new kid on the block

Jonathan Gibbins. University of Reading, UK

https://www.reading.ac.uk/biologicalsciences/about/staff/j-m-gibbins.aspx



Behavioral state instability and respiratory sleep disturbances in the connexin36 knockout mouse

Luis Barrio. IRYCIS, Spain

http://www.irycis.org/area1_neuroexp.htm



Neuroprotection of Connexin43 mimetic peptide through the inhibition of glial hemichannel activity mediated by -Src

Arantxa Tabernero. Salamanca University, Spain

http://www-incyl.usal.es/index.php?option=com_directorio&task=verperfil&id=68&tipo=ataber



12.00 - 12.20  COFFE BREAK



Gap Junction independent effects of Cx43 on actin dynamics and cell migration

Kristin Pogoda. Biomedical Center Munich BMC. Munich, Germany

http://www.en.bmc.med.uni-muenchen.de/index.html



Growth control of human melanoma cells by exosomal connexin43

María D. Mayán. INIBIC A Coruña. Spain

http://www.mayan-lab.com



Deciphering gap junction protein signaling: translating the messages

Trond Aasen. VHIR Vall d’Hebron Research Institute, Spain

http://www.vhir.org/portal1/fitxa-personal.asp?id=34401










Conference venue:

Salón de Actos - Planta 0. Centro de Investigaciones Científicas Avanzadas, CICA. As Carballeiras, s/n, Campus de Elviña. A Coruña

This session is organized in collaboration with the COST Action CA 15214 EuroCellNet "An integrative action for multidisciplinary studies on cellular structural networks"