International FA Gene Therapy Working Group – 5th Meeting: 2014

Int FA GT Conf 2014 MilanThe 5th International Fanconi Anaemia Gene Therapy Working Group Meeting, co-sponsored and organised by Fanconi Hope and FARF, and chaired by Prof Jakub Tolar, was held on 16th Oct 2014 in Milan, at the Sheraton Milan Malpensa Airport Hotel & Conference Centre.




Fanconi Anemia Gene Therapy International Working Group


10:30 – 14:30 PM    Sheraton Milan Malpensa Airport Hotel & Conference Centre (Terminal 1), Milan.

10:30-11:30 FA gene therapy in Seattle – now and in 3 years Jennifer Adair
FA gene therapy in Madrid – now and in 3 years Juan Bueren
FA gene therapy in London – now and in 3 years Claire Booth
FA gene therapy in Indianapolis – now and in 3 years Helmut Hanenberg
11:30-11:45 Break  
11:45-13:15 Vector platforms – top models, real and imagined Fulvio Mavilio
Editing and recoding of FA genes – tools and carpenters Mark Osborn
Off-target effects – decision-making modules Manfred Schmidt
New envelopes – basic understanding or applied work? Els Verhoyen
Inflammation in FA – can we redirect and reshape it? Carlo Dufour
FA GT for HNSCC – seek and destroy a shape-shifting target Tim Osborn
13:15-13:30 Break
13:30-14:15 Gene therapy in Hannover – now and in 3 years Christian Kratz
Gene therapy in Milan – now and in 3 years Luigi Naldini, Alessandra Biffi
How would FA patients and their families decide now (knowing what has been presented here today and knowing that they do not have the luxury of waiting till 2025 to see all the evidence) between gene therapy and bone marrow transplant? Bob Dalgleish, Thomas Carroll
14:15-14:30 Discussion
14:30 Adjourn
Int FA GT Conf 2014 Milan Jakub Tolar  



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