Annual Retreat

Venue: Seeblick Höhenhotel
Hugenstrasse 24
6376 Emmetten

Friday, May 31, 2024

SESSION 1 — SKIN FUNCTION & ADVANCED TECHNOLOGIES
Chair: Michael Detmar
13:00 Sabine Werner • Welcome address
13:10 Thierry Nordmann • Spatial proteomics for translational research in dermatology
13:35 Tobias Hammer • Bilayered hydrogel membranes with designed micro- and nanostructures for in vitro skin models
13:55 Aline Bauer & Olga Gkountidi • New insights into human dermal lymphatics from scRNA sequencing and 3D imaging • Identification of lymphatic vessel smooth muscle cell-specific markers
14:20 Salomé LeibundGut-Landmann • Malassezia-host interactions in the normal and barrier-disrupted skin
14:40    —    14:50 • Short break
14:50 Pacôme Prompsy & Christoph Iselin • Spatial atlas of noncommunicable inflammatory skin disease and cutaneous T cell lymphoma • TRBC1 as a potential marker for the assessment of T cell clonality in skin disease
15:15 Philippe Gottfrois & Fabian Gröger • PASSION project - Collecting cases in sub-Saharan Africa to improve current AI models • SelfClean - Data cleaning for medical image collections
15:40 Shan Zhao • 3D multiplex fluorescent imaging of cancer tissue
16:00 End of session
GROUP PHOTO & COFFEE BREAK
16:00    —    16:45
SESSION 2 — WOUND HEALING & FIBROSIS
Chair: Cornelia Halin
16:45 Adrian Salas Bastos • Deep Neural Networks analysis of scRNAseq data reveals new insights in wound healing
17:05 Gabriela Cabral & Barbara Wolff-Winiski • Chronic wound exudates induce the unfolded protein response in dermal fibroblasts: a therapeutic opportunity? • Preparation for a clinical proof-of-concept study of a new compound for the treatment of chronic wounds
17:30 Weiye Li • Skin layer-specific spatiotemporal assessment of oxygenation dynamics during wound angiogenesis
17:50 Oliver Distler, Lumeng Li, Elena Pachera & Astrid Hofman • A new strategy for the early prevention of systemic sclerosis
18:15    —    18:25 • Short break
18:25 Sibilla Sander • Deep proteome profiling of primary skin cancer-associated fibroblasts
18:45 Brenno Masina • Monitoring lysine oxidation in a phenotypic Scar in a Jar assay
19:05 Jürg Hafner • Keloids - Clinical perspective and treatment
19:25 End of session