9th Biennial congress of the Sociedad Española de Terapia Génica y Cellular
14 - 16 March, 2018
Palma de Mallorca
The 9th Biennial Congress of the Spanisch society of gene and cell therapy, SETGyC, took place 14 - 16 March 2018 in Palma de Mallorca. We would like to thank all speakers, exhibitors, delegates and sponsors for their contribution to this wonderful meeting.
Travel Grant Winners
Congratulations to the following researchers on being awarded Travel Grants. The grants are awarded to the 6 highest-scored abstracts submitted by PhD students and first post-doctoral Congress delegates. Jose Bonafont, Carlos III University (UC3M), Madrid OR023: CRISPR/Cas9-based gene editing approaches for the efficient correction of recessive dystrophic epidermolysis bullosa patient derived- epidermal stem cells Clara Nicolas, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN OR014: Curing disease before birth: in utero gene therapy for the treatment of hereditary tyrosinemia type 1 Júlia Vallverdú, IDIBAPS, Barcelona OR012: Generation of hepatic stellate cells by directed differentiation of human pluripotent stem cells María Rosario Hervás, CIEMAT/CIBERER/IISFJD, Madrid OR028: Enhanced anti-inflammatory potential of mesenchymal stromal cells mediated by the ectopic transient expression of CXCR4 and IL10 Belén García-Lareu, Institut de Neurociencies (INc) UAB; CIBERNED, Barcelona OR024: Specific expression of GDNF in muscles as gene therapy strategy for ALS Matteo Libero Baroni, Josep Carreras Leukemia Research Institute, Barcelona OR029: Preclinical optimisation of CAR CD123-expessing T-cells for acute myeloid leukaemia