13th Congress of the International Society of Bone Morphometry
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2015.4.27 Monday 
  0840 Opening Remark
  0845-0945 Keynote Lecture
  Jack Martin
    "How concepts of bone remodeling influence therapeutic development in osteoporosis" .
  0945-1145 Session 1  New Treatment and Diagnosis for Osteoporosis 
  Thomas Link  “New imaging techniques in the diagnosis of bone diseases”.
  Le Duong “Targeting cathepsin K for the treatment of osteoporosis” 
  1200-1300  Luncheon Seminar
  1300-1400  Oral Presentation 1 
  1400-1700 Session 2 Bone Diseases and Cell Regulation
  Hiroshi Takayanagi “Cell communication in osteoimmunology”
  David Ke “Characteristics of new generation of bone anabolic agents for bone diseases”
  Ichiro Sekiya “Cartilage and meniscus regeneration by synovial stem cells: from bench to clinic”
  1700-1800 Oral Presentation 2
  1800-1900 Evening Seminar
  1900-2100 【Social Evening】Garden Palace Hotel
2015.4.28 Tuesday
  830-1030 Session 3 Fracture and Bone Structure
  Masako Ito “Assessment of bone structure in relation to biomechanical properties”
  Ralph Muller “ Hierarchical imaging of bone failure”
  1030-1145 Oral Presentation 3
  1200-1300 Luncheon Seminars
  1300-1400 Poster Presentation 1
  1400-1700 Session 4 Bone Impairment and Clinical Bases
  Robert Recker “Clinical management of osteoporosis: New options”
  Yoichi Ezura “Genetic and molecular bases of osteolytic /osteoporotic disorders”
  Matthew Warman “Rapid and reproducible ex vivo imaging of mouse articular cartilage using confocal microscopy.”
  1700- 1800 Evening Seminar
  1810- Transportation to International Evening 
  1900-2130 【International Evening】Symphony Cruise
  2130-2200 Transportation back to Garden Palace Hotel
2015.4.29 Wednesday
  0830-1030 Session 5 Instability and Skeletal Diseases
  Naoto Endo “AFF: Atypical femoral fracture: Clinical and histological features” 
  Jang-Soo Chun “Regulation of the catabolic cascade in osteoarthritis by the zinc•ZIP8•MTF1 axis”
  1030-1145 Oral Presentation 4
  1200-1300 Luncheon Seminars
  1300-1400 Poster Presentation 2
  1400-1500 Workshop  
  Thomas Wronski “Proper bone histomorphometry in rats”.
  Natalie Sims "Bone histomorphometry in mice: Getting it right! "
  1500-1800 Session 6 Molecular Bases for Skeletal Pathology  
  Masaru Ishii  “Dynamic live imaging of bone: opening a new era with bone histodynametry”
  Norio Amizuka “ Histological aspects on the biological function of osteocytes”
  Sarah Dallas  "Investigating the dynamic biology of osteocytes and bone extracellular matrix assembly using live cell imaging approaches"
  1800 Award Ceremony  Closing Remark
  1810 Adjourn

●New Treatment and Diagnosis for Osteoporosis

●Bone Diseases and Cell Regulation

●Fracture and Bone Structure

●Bone Impairment and Clinical Bases

●Instability and Skeletal Diseases

●Molecular Bases for Skeletal Pathology

●Cancer and Bone

●Bone Biomechanics

●Live Imaging of Cells and ECM in Bone

●Fracture Repair

●Bone Imaging

●Bone Implants /Dental Disorders

●Other Bone/Cartilage Disorders: Mechanisms and Treatments


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