Advances in Skeletal Biology and Medicine 2019
Sunday, February 24th, 2019
at TEL-AVIV University
9:15 Prof. Dafna Benayahu – ISSBM chair, opening speech.
9:30 Prof. Liran Carmel, Hebrew University of Jerusalem
Title: “What makes us human? Ancient DNA uncovers the evolution of our voice box”
10:30 Coffee break
10:45-12:15 Session 1
10:45-11:00 A Subset of Inflammatory Osteoclast Precursors Links Chronic Inflammation and Bone Loss by Yaron Meirow, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
11:00-11:15 Engineering Dual-Specific M-CSF Antagonists That Inhibit c-FMS And αvβ3 Integrin as Anti Resorptive Compounds by Yuval Zur, Ben Gurion University
11:15-11:30 R51Q SNX10 promotes uncontrolled fusion of monocytes to form giant, non-functional osteoclasts by Maayan Barnea, Weizmann Institute of Science.
11:30-11:45 Mechanism and Prevention of Titanium Particle-Induced Inflammation and Osteolysis by Michal Eger, Tel-Aviv University.
11:45-12:00 Zebrafish Crispants as a screening strategy for bone GWAS candidate genes by Chen Shochat, Bar Ilan University.
12:00-12:15 Brief overview of the presented posters
Lunch and poster session: 12:15-14:00
14:00-16:00 Session 2
14:00-14:15 Enthesis Progenitors Combine the Tenogenic and Chondrogenic Genetic Programs by Shiri Kult, Weizmann Institute of Science.
14:15-14:30 S-Allylmercapto-N-Acetylcysteine (ASSNAC) Improves Bone Morphometry in a Mouse Model of Post-Menopausal Osteoporosis by Itay Bleichman, Tel-Aviv University.
14:30-14:45 How adipogenesis modify the cell morphology, cytoskeleton, and membrane dynamic? by Alex Naftaly, Tel-Aviv University.
14:45-15:00 Role of the Renal Endocannabinoid System in Diabetes-induced Osteoporosis by Yael Soae, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
15:00-15:15 The effect of enamels mineral composition on dental attrition by Waseem Habashi, Tel-Aviv University
15:30 Prof. Itzhak Binderman, Tel-Aviv University
Monitoring of Cellular Changes in the Bone Marrow following PTH(1-34) Treatment of OVX Rats Using a Portable Stray-Field NMR Scanner
15:55-16:15: Meeting Summary and Awards for Excellent Poster and Oral Presentations
#1: Multi-component hydrogels as scaffolds for alveolar bone regeneration by Michal Halperin-Sternfeld, Tel-Aviv University.
#2: RGD-modified Dihydrolipoamide Dehydrogenase as a Molecular Bridge for Enhancing the Adhesion of Bone Forming Cells to Titanium Dioxide Implant Surfaces by Avraham Dayan, Tel-Aviv University.
#3: Effect of Extracellular vesicles derived from Pre-adipocytes and mature cells on adipogenic differentiation by Rakefet Barak, Tel-Aviv University.
#4: Processed food alters growing pattern, impairs bone quality and mechanical performance and increases bone marrow adiposity in mice by Tamara Travinsky-Shmul, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
#5: The role of omega-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids from different sources in bone development by Reut Rozner, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
#6: Novel regulators of bone homeostasis by Khrystoforova Iryna, Bar Ilan University.
#7: Renal Proximal Tubule Cell Cannabinoid-1 Receptor Regulates Bone Remodeling via a Kidney-to-Bone Axis by Dekel Assaf, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
#8: Processed -food diet inhibits longitudinal growth and bone quality through impairment of growth plate development in young rats by Janna Zaretsky, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
#9: Peptide Based Functional Hydrogels as Scaffolds for Bone Regeneration by Itzhak Grinberg, Tel-Aviv University.
#10: Magel2 Modulates Bone Remodeling and Mass in Prader Willi Syndrome by Affecting Oleoyl Serine Levels and Activity by Saja Baraghithy, Hebrew University of Jerusalem.
#11: Coral collagen fibers-alginate bio-composite for regenerative medicine by Leslie Pomeraniec, Tel-Aviv University.
#12: Disruption of Myh10 causes attenuation of cell adhesion, spreading, migration and adipogenesis by Lisa Mor‐Yossef Moldovan, Tel-Aviv University.
#13: Biomechanical characteristics of irradiated rat mandibular jawbone by Tamar Brosh, Tel Aviv University.
#14: Runx1 is involved in the regulation of enthesis mineralization by Neta Felsenthal, Weizmann Institute of Science.
#15: Searching for New Therapeutics to Treat Osteoporosis and Spaceflight Osteopenia using Model System under Microgravity by Moumita Ghosh, Tel Aviv University.