2017 Workshop: Sept 1, Halle

Institute for Biostatistics and Informatics in Medicine and Ageing Research, Rostock

Bioinformatics in Ageing Research:
Satellite Workshop
Friday, September 1st 2017, 9-17h

followed by the 8th Ageing Meeting in Halle, Sept 1-3, 2017.

Invited speakers: Claudio Franceschi, Judith Campisi, Andrea Maier, Jan Hoeijmakers and Lenhard Rudolph

Program and Abstracts of contributed talks, as of August 6

Website:  https://sites.google.com/site/ageingbioinfo/ageingbioinfo2/


Hörsaal 1, Steintor-Campus, Adam-Kuckhoff-Straße 35, 06120 Halle (Saale)

Please send email to ibima-events@med.uni-rostock.de, with the following data: 
  • title, family name, given name
  • institution, department
  • address, country
  • telephone
  • email address
Last-minute registration is still possible. Lunch will be available until a maximum is reached.

Aims and Topics

The meeting will be a follow-up on the 2015 (see sidebar), 2013 (Rejuvenation Research 2013), 2011 (Rejuvenation Research 2012) and 2010 (Rejuvenation Research 2010) meetings.

Program, as of Aug 6:

9h      Esmee M. Reijnierse: “Individual variance in resting metabolic rate and energy balance in geriatric outpatients with mobility problems”

9:25h   Babett Bartling: Predominant alterations in the gene expression pattern of molecules involved in immune reaction and cell stress in the aging myocardium

9:50h   Andrea Cabbia: Development of an age-specific genome-scale model of skeletal muscle metabolism

10:25h Coffee

10:45h  Axel Kowald: Optimal timing strategies for senolytic treatments

11:10h  Maria Herberg: Dynamic changes in the chromatin landscape of the small intestine of DNA mismatch repair deficient and irradiated mice: insights from a multi-scale model

11:35h  Pallab Maity and Karin Scharffetter-Kochanek: Modeling of the onset of the Senescence Associated Secretory Phenotype after DNA damage induced Senescence

Lunch break

13:00h Andrea Maier 'The urgent need to standardize measures in (bio)gerontology'

13:40h Judith Campisi “Aging and the versatile senescence-associated secretory phenotype”

14:20h Lenhard Rudolph "Epigenetics of stem cell aging"

15h Coffee

15:30h Claudio Franceschi and Gastone Castellani "Systems Medicine of Aging/Longevity and Inflammaging"

16:10h Jan Hoeijmakers "The impact of high throughput information on understanding the process of ageing."


Faculty of Interdisciplinary Research, Rostock University (Department Ageing of individuals and society)

Aging with Elegans


Georg Fuellen
Institute for Biostatistics and Informatics in Medicine and Ageing Research – IBIMA
Rostock University Medical Center
18057 Rostock, Germany
Phone +49 381 494-7360

Rüdiger Köhling, Institute of Physiology, Rostock University Medical Center
Andreas Simm, Clinic for Cardiothoracic Surgery, University Hospital, Halle (Saale), Germany
Alexander Tietz, Gesellschaft für Gesundes Altern und Prävention, Cologne