10th International Symposium on Inherited Diseases of the Pancreas

Wednesday, 13 June 2018, Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin

Course directors: Markus M. Lerch, F. Ulrich Weiss, David C. Whitcomb

09:00 - 10:00 Sesison 1: The genetics of pancreatic disorders

9:00-9:20 Phenotypes and genotypes that predispose to pancreatic cancer

9:20-9:40 Molecular genetic alterations in pancreatic cancer

9:40-10:00 Inherited pancreatic cancer syndromes  – the Henry Lynch Award lecture

10:00 - 10:30 Coffee break

 

 

10:30 - 11:10 Session 2: A fresh view on the role of Trypsin mutations and Trypsin in pancreatitis

10:30-10:50 Positive evidence for its involvement in the disease onset

10:50-11:10 Negative evidence for its involvement in the disease onset

11:10 - 12:30 Session 3: High throughput sequencing approaches and gene environment interactions

11:10-11:30 Gene-Gene and Gene-environment interactions in pancreatitis

11:30-11:50 The potential of next generation sequencing consortia for the diagnosis of rare diseases

11:50-12:10 The potential of next generation sequencing consortia for elucidating pancreatic disorders

12:10-12:30 The potential of next generation sequencing consortia for understanding pancreatitis

12:50 - 13:45 Lunch break and Centogene Lunch Symposium

 

14:00 - 15:20 Genome wide analysis approaches

14:00-14:20 The potential of genome wide analysis studies for elucidating pancreatitis

14:20-14:40 The potential of genome wide analysis studies for elucidating alcohol related diseases

14:40-15:00 SPINK1 mutations and haplotype variations in pancreatitis

15:00-15:20 The role of CFTR and CFTR mutations in pancreatic disorders

15:20 - 16:00 Coffee break and consortia discussion

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16:00 – 17:00 Session 5: Disease causes and disease modifiers

16:00-16:20 Pancreatitis phenotypes and genotypes in India

16:20-16:40 Genetic changes in children with pancreatitis

16:40-17:00 Common predispositions for diabetes and pancreatitis

17:00 - 18:30 Update on the current guideline for genetic disorders of the pancreas

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19:00 Dinner

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