IUPHAR GI SECTION MEETING 2017
IUPHAR GI SECTION MEETING 2017
The University of Zagreb School of Medicine
ZAGREB - CROATIA
June 8th Till June 10th 2017

GI IUPHAR SECTION MEETING
ZAGREB, CROATIA
JUNE 8TH – JUNE 10TH 2017

PROGRAMME

 IUPHAR GI section meeting (organised by IUPHAR GI Section) as a part of celebration of 100 years of Medical Faculty University of Zagreb

Opening: Damir Boras – rector, Marijan Klarica – dean
 Thursday 8th June 2017. HALL CACKOVIC
Chaired by: Duan Chen (Norway), Chi Hin Cho (Hong Kong, China), Akinori Yanaka (Japan), Kavita Gulati (India), Arunabha Ray (India)
09:30

Duan Chen (Norway)
Repurposing the endoscopic injection of Botulin toxin A for the treatment of obesity

10:00

Chi Hin Ho (Hong Kong, China)
Critical role of vitamin D3 in Helicobacter pylori eradication in stomachs

10:30

Akinori Yanaka (Japan)
Role of sulforaphane in protection of GI mucosa against H.pylori- and NSAID-induced oxidative stress

11:00

Kavita Gulati (India)
Adaptogens and gastric cytoprotection: molecular mechanisms

11:30

Arunabha Ray (India)
Stress, anxiety and gastric mucosal integrity: a pharmacological analysis

Boris Brkljačić, Vice – dean
Chaired by: Sandor Szabo (USA), Predrag Sikirić (Croatia), Ludmila Filaretova (Russia), Klara Gyires (Hungary), Gyula Mozsik  (Hungary), Zoltan Zadori (Hungary)
13:30

Sandor Szabo (USA)
Big anniversaries in 2017: 100 years of Zagreb University, 110 years of Hans Selye & 80 years of his first stress articles

14:00

Predrag Sikiric (Croatia)
From Selye to Robert to stable gastric pentadecapeptide BPC 157

14:30 Ludmila Filaretova (Russia) Filaretova L, Komkova O, Sudalina M, Pavlov Institute of Physiology St Petersuburg, Russia
Gastroprotective effect of remote ischemic preconditioning: involvement of glucocorticoids
15:00

Gyula Mozsik (Hungary)
Ulcer research in light of clinicians: hopes and realities

15:30

Klara Gyires (Hungary) Gyires K.,  Lázár B.,  Zádori Z,S.,
The effcet of inhibitors of endocannabinoid deactivation on gastric and intestinanal  mucosal lesions, ulceration

16:00

Zoltan Zadori (Hungary) Zádori Z.S., Lázár B., Balogh M., Al-Khrasani M., Bató E., Ostorházi E., László T., Szabó D., Helyes Z., Ferdinandy P., Gyires K.,
The effects of chronic cyclooxygenase-2 inhibition in the gastrointestinal tract of rats

16:30

Zarko Rasic (Croatia), Marko Sever (Croatia), Robert Klicek (Croatia)
Fistula and other tissues healing (symposium) Croatian Surgical Society

1.     Marko Sever BPC 157, duodenocolic and rectovaginal fistulas

2.     Robert Klicek BPC 157, colocutaneous fistulas

3.     Domagoj Rasic Internal fistulas: BPC 157 and vesicovaginal fistulas healing

4.     Nermin Lojo BPC 157,  NO-system, diclofenac toxicity and massive small bowel resection

5.     Tihomir Grgic Internal fistulas: BPC 157 heals enterovesical fistulas in rats

6.     Dalibor Crvenkovic BPC 157 induced liver regeneration after 70% hepatectomy in rats

7.     Neven Starcevic BPC 157, heterotopic ossification, fracture in rats

8.     Tamara Kralj BPC 157, glaucoma, sick eye in rats

9.     Lidija Berkopic BPC 157 and adhesion formation

18:30 Welcome party
Davor Jezek, Vice – dean
Friday 9th June 2017. HALL PATHOLOGY
Chaired by: Koji Takeuchi (Japan), Susumu Okabe (Japan), Jackie Wood (USA), Ki-Baik Hahm (Korea), Tomasz Brzozowski (Poland), Gaetano Iaquinto (Italy), Chun-Mei Zhao (Norway)
09:00

Koji Takeuchi (Japan)
Animal model of esophagitis

09:30

Susumu Okabe (Japan)
Acetic acid ulcer-its history and recent progress

10:00

Jackie  Wood (USA)
Visceral hypersensitivity and enteric mast cells

10:30

Ki-Baik Hahm (Korea)
Fat to FAT in GI disease

11:00

Tomasz Brzozowski (Poland)
Obesity and experimental colitis. Role of exercise, myokines and products of adipose tissue

Gaetano Iaquinto (Italy)
The role of AIEC in Crohn Disease

Chun-Mei Zhao (Norway)
Nerve-cancer cell crosstalk as a new concept in cancer biology and a potential therapeutic target

 
Sven Seiwerth, Vice-dean
Chaired by: Kim Rainsford (UK), Marcin Magierowski (Poland), Peter Konturek (Germany), Gabor Varga (Hungary), Ki-Baik Hahm (Korea), Sandor Szabo (USA),  Sven Seiwerth (Croatia)
14:00

Kim Rainsford (UK)
GI and other Safety Issues with the NSAIDs: Critical Analysis of Current Data

14:30

Marcin Magierowski (Poland)
Hydrogen sulfide as an important component of the gastrointestinal mucosal barrier

15:00

Peter Konturek (Germany)
Fecal microbiota transplantation – new insight

15:30

Gabor Varga (Hungary)
Molecular physiology and pharmacology of epithelial transport processes in ameloblasts leading to dental enamel formation – evidence for bicarbonate secretion

16:00

Ki-Baik Hahm (Korea)
BPC 157 as right remedy for NSAID-induced GI damages

16:30

Sandor Szabo (USA)
The novelty of BPC 157: Challenges & opportunities

17:00

Sven Seiwerth (Croatia)
BPC 157 pathways

17:30 Symposium Croatian Gastroenterological Society Nonalcoholic fatty liver disease and insulin resistance
1.     Lucija Virović Jukić (Croatia) Coagulation disorders in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

2.     Dominik Kralj (Croatia) Cytokines and adipokines in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease

3.     Sanja Stojsavljević (Croatia) Adipocytokines and colonic adenomas

4.     Marko Duvnjak (Croatia) Treatment options in nonalcoholic fatty liver disease – state of the art

20:00 Dinner
Predrag Sikiric
Saturday 10th June 2017. HALL PATHOLOGY
Chaired by: Ronnie Fass (USA), Hrvoje Tiljak (Croatia), Marco Romano (Italy), Rosa Serio (Italy), Maria Grazia Zizzo (Italy), Ivana Tlak Geiger (Croatia)
09:00

Ronnie Fass (USA)
Sleep and GERD – an eye opening experience

09:30

Ronnie Fass (USA)
GERD management – it is time for a paradigm shift

10:00

Hrvoje Tiljak (Croatia)
Rare GI diseases in Primary Health Care – mystery or hysteria

10:30

Marco Romano (Italy)
Helicobacter pylori infection: who should we test and how should we treat

11:00

Maria Grazia Zizzo (Italy), Zizzo Maria Grazia, Caldara Gaetano, Nuzzo Domenico, Di Carlo Marta, Serio Rosa
Guanosine attenuates inflammation in a DNBS-induced colitis rat model by modulating inflammatory cytokines and reducing oxidative stress

11:30

Ivana Tlak Geiger (Croatia)
Mid gut infection in honeybees. Stable gastric pentadecapeptide BPC 157 in honeybee (Apis mellifera) therapy, to control N. ceranae invasions in apiary conditions

12:00 Posters
13:00 Closing

 

 Symposium Organizers: Predrag Sikiric (Croatia)
Duan Chen (Norway)
 Scientific Committee:  Marko Banic (Croatia)
Tomasz Brzozowski (Poland)
Chin Hin Cho (Hong Kong, China)
Marko Duvnjak (Croatia)
Ludmila Filaretova (Russia)
Klara Gyires (Hungary)
Ki Baik Hahm (Korea)
Joshua Ko (Hong Kong, China)
Neven Ljubicic (Croatia)
Gyula Mozsik (Hungary)
Tajana Pavic (Croatia)
Kim Rainsford (UK)
Zarko Rasic (Croatia)
Michael Spedding (IUPHAR General Secretary)
Sven Seiwerth (Croatia)
Miroslav Simunic (Croatia)
Sandor Szabo (USA)
Koji Takeuchi (Japan)
Ante Tonkic (Croatia)
Gabor Varga (Hungary)
Josipa Vlainic (Croatia)
 Symposium Secretary:  Domagoj Drmic  (Croatia)
Ivan Lerotic (Croatia)
Josipa Vlainic (Croatia)