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March 25, 2018 (Sunday)


Registration opens at 12:00

13:00 - 14:00 General assembly of the Polish Zebrafish Society and people interested in the Society's activities
14:15 - 14:25 Opening
14:25 - 15:35

Young FishMed Keynote Lecture
Introduction: Michał Pawlak
, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland

Wiebke Herzog, University of Münster, Germany
Novel insights into brain angiogenesis and blood brain barrier development

15:35 - 16:05 Coffee break
16:05 - 17:20

Young FishMed Session I
Chair: Justyna Jędrychowska, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland

Kathleen Hübner, University of Muenster, Germany
Wnt signaling regulates vascular pattern formation and anastomosis during brain angiogenesis

Anne Merks, Max Delbrück Center for Molecular Medicine, Germany
Planar Cell Polarity Pathway Regulates Mechanosensitive Muscle Differentiation Program

Maciej Migdał, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland
Computational analyses of cardiomyocyte transcriptome regulatory elements using genomic footprinting

Anna Maria Pakula, Boston Children's Hospital, USA
Transgenic and injection zebrafish models for muscular dystrophies

Husvinee Sundaramurthi, University College Dublin, Ireland
Tubastatin A, a selective histone deacetylase 6 inhibitor, rescues visual capacity in raifteirí, a novel zebrafish retinal mutant model

17:20 - 17:50 Coffee break
17:50 - 19:30

Session I Technologies
Chair: Przemko Tylżanowski, KU Leuven, Belgium & Medical University of Lublin, Poland

Catherina G. Becker, University of Edinburgh, UK
Successful spinal cord repair in the larval zebrafish

Hernan Lopez-Schier, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
Mechanisms of organ regeneration in zebrafish

Mehmet Fatih Yanik, ETH Zurich, Switzerland
High-throughput screening using brain activity patterns

19:30 - 21:00 Poster session I/Get together