Kidney and Transplant Journal Club is a Medical College of Wisconsin CME accredited event held every Tuesday at 4:00PM. The intended audience for this conference includes approximately 35 to 50 members of the Division of Nephrology, Pediatric Nephrology, Transplant Surgery, the Department of Physiology, Pharmacology, and Pahtology. Attendees include residents, fellows, clinical and research faculty members, nurse practitioners, physician assistants and research assistants. The Purpose of this conference is to provide attendees with access to cutting edge clinical and basic science research in the fields of clinical nephrology and transplantaton, renal physiology and pharmacology, and renal pathology and immunology
1) Understand the promise of induced pluripotent stem cells in biomedicine.
2) Recognize that hepatocytes derived from iPSCs share many but not all of the characteristics of primary liver cells.
3) Appreciate the use of of iPSC-derived hepatocytes for the identification of drugs that can be used to treat inborn errors of hepatic metabolism.
Speaker: Stephen A. Duncan, DPhil
All persons in control of content have NO relevant financial relationships to disclose with the exception of the following person(s):
|Ehab Saad, MD||Amgen||Principal Investigator|
|Jeffrey Wesson, MD||Afferent Pharmaceuticals||Consultant|
- 1.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™
- 1.00 Hours of ParticipationHours of Participation credit.