HCS at EB 2022

Thank you for joining us in Philadelphia, PA

April 2 - 5, 2022

 HCS Guest Society Symposium

Monday, April 4, 2022, 8:30am - 11:00am

Symposium Chair: Liliana Schaefer, PhD

 Cancer – Instructive Roles of Extracellular Matrix

   Chair - Welcome and Introductions  
8:30 AM - 9:05 AM (EST) Rigid Microenvironments and Genetic Change: Correlations and Causation
Dennis E. Discher, PhD • University of Pennsylvania
9:05 AM - 9:40 AM (EST) How Changes in Extracellular Matrix Assembly Contribute to Disease
Jean E. Schwarzbauer, PhD • Princeton University
9:40 AM - 10:15 AM (EST) Role of ECM in Chemotherapy-Induced Metastasis
Madeleine Oudin, PhD • Tufts University
10:15 AM - 10:50 AM (EST)

Mitophagy, Angiogenesis, and Extracellular Matrix in the Development and Progression of Breast Cancer

Thomas Neill, PhD • Jefferson University

   Questions and Answers  


Symposium Chair: Stephen M. Hewitt MD, PhD

11:00 AM - 12:00 PM (EST) 

Mapping kidney and cardiovascular fibrotic disease using spatial and single cell genomics.

Rafael Kramann, MD, PhD, FASN, RWTH Aachen University, Germany & Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, NL