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The GENE2SKIN Conference Program

The 2017 GENE2SKIN Winter School Program

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The 2017 GENE2SKIN Winter School

“Skin Tissue disorders and advanced TE/genetic-based treatment strategies”

Fundação Dr. António Cupertino de Miranda, Porto, Portugal
13-15 NOVEMBER 2017

The 2017 GENE2SKIN Winter School is being organized in the scope of the European Horizon 2020 Twinning project GENE2SKIN: Roadmap for advanced genetic engineering-based skin therapies ( It aims at providing young researchers a learning experience regarding the molecular mechanisms involved in skin physiology and pathophysiology and potential gene-based therapies for the treatment of several skin diseases.




Fernando Larcher, University Carlos III de Madrid, Spain

Teresa Odorisio, IDI-IRCCS, Italy

Rebecca Lee, University of Manchester, UK



Alberto Piaggesi, University of Pisa, Italy

Alberto Mota, University of Porto, Portugal

Michael Kasperkiewicz, University of Lübeck, Germany



Carla Couto, President of DEBRA PT, Portugal

Miguel Oliveira, Portuguese Society

of Podiatry, Portugal



GenoSkin, France

Aurealis Pharma, Switzerland/ Finland

Organogenesis Inc, USA



Diabetic Wounds     Melanoma     Squamous Carcinoma      Genodermatosis      Wound Healing




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Organized by
3B’s Research Group, University of Minho, Braga, Portugal


A member of PT Government Associate Laboratory ICVS/3B’s


Gene2Skin and Term Stem / ForeCast 2017,
3B's Research Group,
Department of Polymer Engineering,
University of Minho,

Headquarters of the European Institute of Excellence on Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine,

Avepark - Parque de Ciência e Tecnologia
Zona Industrial da Gandra
4805-017 Barco GMR - Portugal

Tel: +351 253 510 900
Fax: +351 253 510 909
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