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Exosomes - what are they and how can they benefit ischaemic heart disease?

ESC Working Group on Cellular Biology of the Heart webinar

23/02/2021 18:00 23/02/2021 19:00 Europe/Paris Exosomes - what are they and how can they benefit ischaemic heart disease?

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Join Prof. Joost Sluijter, Assoc. Prof. Lucio Barile, Prof. Philippe Menasché and Prof. Sean Davidson.

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Learning objectives

After watching the webinar, participants will be able to:

  • recognise exosome basics – what are extracellular vesicles and how to isolate them;
  • appreciate the beneficial effects that exosomes appear to have on the heart following myocardial infarction;
  • understand some of the practical and experimental limitations of using exosomes; and
  • identify what remains to be investigated and determined about exosomes.

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placeholder-faces.jpgProfessor Joost Sluijter
UMC Utrecht Regenerative Medicine Center
University Medical Center Utrecht
Utrecht, The Netherlands

menasché-philippe-2020.jpgProfessor Philippe Menasché
Service de Chirurgie Cardio-vasculaire
Hôpital Européen Georges Pompidou
Paris, France

placeholder-faces.jpgAssociate Professor Lucio Barile
Cardiocentro Ticino
Laboratory for Cardiovascular Theranostics
Lugano, Switzerland


Davidson-Sean.jpgProfessor Sean Davidson
The Hatter Cardiovascular Institute
University College London
London, UK


Session information

This webinar is designed for early-career scientists who are beginning their research, clinical researchers who are passingly familiar with exosomes and more experienced researchers working on myocardial infarction who would like to learn the essentials about exosomes.

During the webinar, you will be encouraged to send your questions by chat and interact with our key opinion leaders who will provide live feedback.

An application has been made to the EACCME® for CME accreditation of this event.

Technical settings

The webinar is available on PC and tablets. The use of a smartphone is not recommended.

To answer the MCQs during the live, you must allow pop-up windows.

A high-speed Internet connection is required (minimum 2 Mbps).