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A two day virtual conference for researchers with an interest in mitochondria from academia and pharma, held on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th December 2020.

The Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health invites you to MitOX 2020 - a two day virtual conference for researchers with an interest in mitochondria from academia and pharma, held on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th December 2020. Book online now
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about mitox 2020

The Nuffield Department of Women's & Reproductive Health invites you to MitOX 2020 on Thursday 3rd and Friday 4th December 2020. It's our annual meeting packed with short talks and posters on cancer metabolism, neuroscience, diabetes, mitochondrial disorders and general mitochondrial biology. This two day virtual conference is ideal for researchers with an interest in mitochondria from academia and pharma. It will include a range of short talks and posters on cancer metabolism, neuroscience, diabetes, mitochondrial disorders and general mitochondrial biology.  

HOW TO BOOK

Book online here 

The last booking date for this event is Sunday 29th November 2020. For all conference enquiries, please contact ndwrhmitox@wrh.ox.ac.uk

 

SPEAKERS 

THURSDAY 3RD DECEMBER

 

 

Karl Morten 

Welcome

University of Oxford

Heart and Endothelium 

 

 

Mark Crabtree

Citrate and itaconate in inflammatory activation in cardiovascular medicine.

University of Oxford

Carolyn Carr

Can we model the diabetic human heart in a dish using iPSC-derived cardiomyocytes?

University of Oxford

Emy Bosseboeuf 

Neuropilin-1 controls endothelial homeostasis by regulating mitochondrial function and iron-dependent oxidative stress via ABCB8

Queen Mary, London

Kerstin Timm

AMPK activation by AICAR prevents doxorubicin-induced heart failure in rats

University of Oxford

Mitophagy and Mitochondrial Biology

 

 

Nicholas T Ktistakis The dynamics of mitochondrial autophagy (Pollard Lecture) Babraham Institute, University of Cambridge

Jo Poulton

Mitophagy in mitochondrial diseases.

University of Oxford

Jo Howson

MtDNA and diabetes.

University of Oxford

Ana Lima

Differences in mitochondrial activity trigger cell competition during early mouse development

Imperial College, London

FRIDAY 4TH DECEMBER

 

 

Geoff Higgins 

Repurposing atovaquone as a novel tumour hypoxia modifier: results from the ATOM clinical trial

University of Oxford

Tim Sparey 

Impact of Mitochondrial Targeting Antibiotics on Mitochondrial Function and Proliferation of Cancer Cells. 

Novintum

Jessica Whitburn

Metabolic profiling of prostate cancer cells within skeletal microenvironments identifies G6PD as a key mediator of bone-metastatic prostate cancer growth and survival.

University of Oxford

Monika Golinska 

Metabolic survival mechanisms and the peroxisome-mitochondria link in HIF deficient cells

University of Cambridge 

Mitochondrial Medicine

 

 

James Mccullagh                   

IDH mutations in cancer.    

University of Oxford                   

Karl Morten

Plasma Metabolomics in ME/CFS: a tale of two cohorts.

University of Oxford

Bhupesh Prusty

Mitochondrial architecture decides the niche for pathogenic survival.

University of Wuerzburg, Germany

Melis Karabulutoglu

Mechanisms of radiation leukaemogenesis, characterisation of haematopoietic stem cells and modulation of risk

University of Oxford