Welcome to the North American Hepatocyte Research Association (HRA)
 
HRA Goal: Allow researchers who use human and animal hepatocytes a way to directly communicate with each other and to share practical information on the use of hepatocytes.
 

 

 

Links to Past Meetings:

 

The 11th Annual HRA Meeting
At the 20th North American ISSX Meeting
Time and Date: Tuesday, October 20th, 2015
2PM - 6PM


Hilton Bonnet Creek, Orlando, FL, USA
Location: Floridian Ballroom G-I


Theme: Next Generation Liver Culture Models: Applications for Industry

Agenda

1:30pm          Attendee Check-in

 

 

2:10pm          "Liver Tissue Engineering For More Predictive Models Of Drug Metabolism and Toxicity". – Ajit Dash, MD, PhD

3:00pm          " Morphological and Metabolic Characteristics of Human Hepatocytes Cultured in a 3-D Tissue Chip: Applicability to the Investigation of Drug Metabolism” – Sylvie Klieber, PhD

4:00pm            "Mechanistic Studies into MTX-Induced Fibrosis Using a 3-D Bioprinted Model of Human Liver” – Edward LeCluyse, PhD

5:00pm        Cocktail reception for all attendees, speakers, and organizers




  
Registration is free and limited to the first 150 respondents by following this link:





Sponsorship is now available.  Please contact a member of the organizing committee for sponsorship information.
 
For Questions please contact a member of the organizing committee:
 

 Shiloh Barfield, QPS

shiloh.barfield@qps.com

David Stresser, Corning Life Sciences

Stresserd@Corning.com 

Gary Hingorani, Array Biopharma

Gary.Hingorani@arraybiopharma.com

Ji Young Lee, Bioreclamation IVT

jlee@bioreclamationivt.com

Gillian Wallace, Life Technologies

gillian.wallace@lifetech.com

Diane Ramsden, Boehringer Ingelheim

diane.ramsden@boehringer-ingelheim.com

Matt Sherman, Triangle Research Labs

matt.sherman@triangleresearchlabs.com

 April Downey, XenoTech

adowney@xenotechllc.com

 Jialin Mao, Genentech

mao.jialin@gene.com