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Sponsored Luncheon Workshops

Wednesday, September 20, 2017

12:50 – 13:50 Sponsored Luncheon
(taking place during iABO Pre-Meeting Symposium)


Sponsored by One Lambda, Inc.
  Clinical Xenotransplantation will be Impacted by Swine Leukocyte Antigens
Joseph Tector

Professor of Surgery, Director of Xenotransplantation, University of Alabama at Birmingham

Thursday, September 21, 2017

12:00 – 13:30Clinical Application of Encapsulated Porcine Islet Xenotransplantation

Sponsored by Otsuka Pharmaceutical Factory, Inc.
  Welcome Remarks
Shinichi Matsumoto

Otsuka Pharmaceutical
  JDRF Encapsulation Consortium
Esther Latres

Associate Director, Transplantation Development, JDRF
  Cellular Encapsulation: What is the Status?
Mark Poznansky

Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Attending Physician in Infectious Diseases at the Massachusetts General Hospital
  Update on the Xenoislet Program
Pierre Gianello

Associate Professor of Medicine at Harvard Medical School, Attending Physician in Infectious Diseases at the Massachusetts General Hospital
  What did we Learn?
Shinichi Matsumoto

Otsuka Pharmaceutical

Friday, September 22, 2017

12:00 – 13:30Genetic Modification of the Donor Pig

Sponsored by United Therapeutics

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