Corporate Banner
Satellite Banner
Next Gen Sequencing
Scientific Community
 
Become a Member | Sign in
Home>Events>This Event
  Events - November 2013


Istanbul Symposium-Genomics in Reproductive Medicine

16 Nov 2013 - 16 Nov 2013 - Istanbul, Turkey



Bookmark and Share


Istanbul Symposium-Genomics in Reproductive Medicine November 16, 2013
 
ACIBADEM UNIVERSITESI, Istanbul, Turkey Istanbul 

Symposium-Genomics application on Clinics will be held on 16th of November 2013, ACIBADEM UNIVERSITESI, Istanbul, Turkey. The main topics will focus on Genetic Testing and Diagnosis (Exome diagnosis, Monogenic Diseases, Personalized Medicine), Reproductive Genetics Testing (IVF and PGD/PGS, NIPT and NIFTY) 

We expect to have around 200 high ranked participants who are the top researchers from leading European research centers, universities as well as clinical and diagnose fields. The aim of the conference is to share experiences of how to bring ideas from genomics research institutes into clinic application, and we believe that you vast experience and foresight will contribute a lot to the symposium. We look forward to seeing you in Istanbul. 

Speakers:
Radoje Drmanac, Complete Genomics Inc, USA, and BGI, China 
Niels Grarup, the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark 
Wei Wang, BGI, China 
Tayfun Bagis, Acibadem Hospital, Turkey 
Necati Findikli, Bahceci Health Group, Turkey 
 Yutao Du, BGI, China 
Grover Yu, BGI, China 
Ibrahim Bildirici, Acibadem Hospital, Turkey 
Oktay Kadayifc, Onkim Stem Cell Technologies Inc., Turkey 
Alfonso Alba Menéndez , Instituto de Estudios Celulares Y Moleculares, Spain 
Timur Gurgan , Acibadem Hospital, Turkey 
David Stejskal, Gennet, Czech Republic 

Program: 8:00 - 9:00
Registration 9:00 - 9:10
Welcome speech from Chairman-- Prof. Mete Gungor, Turkey Genetic Diagnosis 
Session 
9:10 - 9:35 Accurate and Affordable WGS as the Ultimate Genetic Test for Advanced Reproductive Medicine and Genomic Healthcare-- Radoje Drmanac, Complete Genomics Inc, USA, and BGI, China 
9:35 - 10:00 Transonic medicine-Genetic variation in clinical diabetes management and prevention-- Niels Grarup, the Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark 
10:00 - 10:25 Medical practice of genomics at BGI-- Wei Wang, BGI, China 
10:25 - 10:45 Coffee Break Pre-natal Session 1: IVF and PGD/PGS 
10:45 - 11:10 Molecular mechanisms of repeated implantation failure-- Tayfun Bagis, Acibadem Hospital, Turkey 
11:10 - 11:35 PGS technology in ART from Laboratory and Clinical perspective: Past and Present-- Necati Findikli, Bahceci Health Group, Turkey 
11:35 - 12:00 PGS with MPS, a promising way to improve pregnancy-- Yutao Du, BGI, China 
12:00 - 13:00 Lunch Break Pre-natal 

Session 2: 
NIPD and NIFTY 13:00 - 13:30 NIPT: BGI NIFTY experience and beyond (Chromosomal Microdeletion and Microduplication)-- Grover Yu, BGI, China 
13:30 - 14:00 The Practice of Prenatal Diagnosis in Turkey-- Ibrahim Bildirici, Acibadem Hospital, Turkey 
14:00 - 14:30 Ethical and Legal Aspects of early pregnancy fetal diagnosis-- Oktay Kadayifc, Onkim Stem Cell Technologies Inc., Turkey 
14:30 - 15:00 NGS utility in common gynecological disorders-- Alfonso Alba Menéndez , Instituto de Estudios Celulares Y Moleculares, Spain 
15:00 - 15:30 Translating genomic research into clinical practice: ACIBADEM Experiences-- Timur Gurgan , Acibadem Hospital, Turkey 
15:30 - 16:00 Non-invasive Prenatal Test in Prague and CEE Region-- David Stejskal, Gennet, Czech Republic 
16:00 - 16:30 Coffee Break 
16:30 - 17:30 Open Discussion between speakers and attendees: 
Q & A 18:00 Welcome Party Register: 


Further information
Scientific News
New Neurodevelopmental Syndrome Identified
Study pinpoints underlying genetic mutations, raising hopes for targeted therapies.
Uncovering Hidden Genomic Alterations that Drive Cancers
Tested on large tumor genomics database, REVEALER method allows researchers to connect genomics to cell function.
Gene Behind Rare Childhood Syndrome Identified
Online activism by one patient’s mother spurred research collaboration which led to the identification of a new genetic syndrome.
Resilience Project Identifies Rare Unaffected Individuals
Researchers from Mount Sinai and Sage Bionetworks report analysis of nearly 600,000 genomes for resilience project.
Rare DNA Will Have Nowhere To Hide
Two National Institutes of Health grants back Rice University effort to develop new diagnostics.
Virus Causing Tilapia Die-Offs Identified
Discovery of the virus causing Tilapia die-offs in Israel and Ecuador points the way to protecting a fish that feeds multitudes.
Children With Cancer To Get New Gene Test
Pilot study will sequence 81 cancer genes in children’s tumours to help personalise cancer treatment.
How The Bat Got Its Wings
Finding may provide clues to human limb development and malformations.
Lupus Study Shows Precision Medicine’s Potential to Define the Genetics of Autoimmune Disease
Researchers at UT Southwestern have used next-generation DNA sequencing technology to identify more than 1,000 gene variants that affect susceptibility to SLE.
Illuminating the Broad Spectrum of Disease
PRISM efficiently tests drug compounds in multiple cell lines simultaneously, accelerating discovery of targeted therapies in the service of precision medicine.
Scroll Up
Scroll Down
Skyscraper Banner

SELECTBIO Market Reports
Go to LabTube
Go to eposters
 
Access to the latest scientific news
Exclusive articles
Upload and share your posters on ePosters
Latest presentations and webinars
View a library of 1,800+ scientific and medical posters
3,000+ scientific and medical posters
A library of 2,500+ scientific videos on LabTube
4,400+ scientific videos
Close
Premium CrownJOIN TECHNOLOGY NETWORKS PREMIUM FOR FREE!