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8th World Congress on Targeting Mitochondria

This 8th World Congress on Targeting Mitochondria will cover a variety of new strategies and innovations as well as clinical applications in Mitochondrial Medicine. Just as for the previous editions of “Targeting Mitochondria”, the scientific committee has again succeeded in inviting a remarkable panel of speakers, each of who are leaders in their particular field.


Hot topics which are going to be highlighted this year include among others:

Recent advances on mitochondrial dysfunction in etiology and pathogenesis of human diseases and aging

• Mitochondria and Aging
• Mitochondria & Microbiota: the intriguing relationship
• Mitochondria & Redox Regulation
• Mitochondria & Viral Infection
• Mitochondria & Metabolic Syndrome
• Mitochondria & Neurodegenerative Diseases
• Mitochondria & Cancer

The challenge of qualitative and quantitative assessment of mitochondrial function in vitro and in vivo

• Mitochondria Quality Control
• Mitochondria Devices: New methods to detect mitochondria dysfunction
• Mitochondria as Biomarkers
• Presentation of practical cases

Recent Advances on targeting mitochondria: Clinical trials and potential mitochondria-based therapies

• Strategies to target Stem Cells
• Strategies to target Microbiota
• Strategies to target miRNA
• Strategies to replace mitochondria
• Clinical & Therapeutic Directions

Stem Cells & Cancer Stem Cells, Genetics, Cell Biology


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23rd October, 2017

24th October, 2017

Berlin / Hotel Steigenberger: ,


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