Simposio: Miércoles, 16 de octubre

S1- Miércoles, 16 de octubre:  8:30h-10:30h


"Therapeutical approaches for cancer stem cells"


Xosé Bustelo

Salamanca Cancer Research Center (CSIC-University of Salamanca) and CIBERONC, Salamanca.

Alberto Muñoz

Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas "Alberto Sols", CSIC-UAM, and CIBERONC, Madrid.


"Colon cancer stem cells and organoids: ¿Target of therapeutic intervention?"

Dr. Antonio Barbáchano

Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas "Alberto Sols", CSIC-UAM, CIBERONC, Madrid.


"Pleiotropic treatment of cancer: RANK inhibitors targeting breast cancer stem cells and immunity"

Dra. Eva González

IDIBELL - Hospital Duran i Reynals, L'Hospitalet de Llobregat, Barcelona.


"Embryology meets Oncology. Role of LIF in glioblastoma"

Dr. Joan Seoane

Vall d’Hebron Institute of Oncology (VHIO), Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, Barcelona.


Oral Communications.



S2- Miércoles, 16 de octubre: 11:15h-13:15h


"Cell-microenvironment interactions"


Joaquín Teixidó

Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB)

Francisco Sánchez Madrid

Hospital Universitario La Princesa, Madrid


"Myosin II across cellular systems: common themes and specific functions"

Miguel Vicente Manzanares

Centro de Investigación del Cáncer (CSIC). Salamanca


"Use of circulating exosomes as melanome residual disease indicator"

Héctor Peinado

Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas


"Stress kinases – crossroad between obesity and liver cáncer"

Guadalupe Sabio

Department Vascular Biology and Inflammation, Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Cardiovasculares Carlos III. Madrid


Oral Communications.


 S3 - Miércoles, 16 de octubre: 15:00h-17:00h


"Plant cell Biology"


Pilar Testillano

Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas (CIB) 

Nuria Sánchez-Coll

Centro de Investigación en Genómica agrícola (CRAG). Barcelona

 "Developing tools for visualizing autophagic activity in vivo: a new view on plant autophagy"

Alyona Minina

USL, Uppsala, Suecia


"Wiring a plant: a genetic network controlling vascular formation"

Antia Rodríguez-Villalón

ETHZ (Federal Institute of Technology Zurich), Institute of Molecular Plant Biology, Suiza


"Signaling platforms assembled in plant cells upon pathogen detection"

Núria Sánchez-Coll

Centro de Investigación en Genómica agrícola (CRAG). Barcelona


Oral Communications.


S4 - Miércoles, 16 de octubre:  17:30h-19:30h


"Cellular trafficking and signal transduction"


Isabel Fabregat

Bellvitge Biomedical Research Institute (IDIBELL). Barcelona.

Francisco Javier Martín-Romero

Instituto de Biomarcadores de Patologías Moleculares. Universidad de Extremadura (UEX).


"Alternative p38MAPK in inflammation"

Ana Cuenda

Department of Immunology and Oncology, CNB-CSIC.


"KRas signaling in endosomes regulates cell mobility and migration"

Francesc Tebar

Department de Biomedicina, Universitat de Barcelona.


"ER-mitochondria connections in health and disease"

Estela Area-Gómez

Department of Neurology, Columbia University.


Oral Communications.