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Saturday 31 March 2007

15:00 – 19:00

Registration (Balliol College, Library Passage)

19:00 –

Welcome Reception (Balliol College Hall)

Sunday 1 April 2007

Welcome

09:15 – 09:30

Peter Kohl

Session 1: Sub-Cellular Mechano-Sensitivity: SAC

Chair: Gerrit Isenberg

09:30 – 10:05

Jae Boum Youm (Busan): Cation non-selective SAC in the heart

10:05 – 10:40

Eric Honoré (Valbonne): Potassium selective SAC in the heart

 

Coffee Break

11:00 – 11:35

Clive M Baumgarten (Richmond): Chloride-selective SAC in the heart

11:35 – 12:10

Fred Sachs (Buffalo): Biophysics of patch clamp recordings

 

Lunch Break

Session 2: Sub-Cellular Mechano-Sensitivity: Other Mechanisms

Chair: Leslie Tung

13:30 – 14:05

Peter Sugden (London): Mechanosensitive signalling in cardiomyocytes

14:05 – 14:40

Jean-Luc Balligand (Louvain): Stretch and nitric oxide

14:40 – 15:15

Gentaro Iribe (Okayama): Stretch and sparks

 

Coffee Break

15:45 – 16:20

Sarah C Calaghan (Leeds): Stretch and caveolae

16:20 – 16:55

André Kléber (Bern): Stretch, connexins and conduction in the heart

Plenary Lecture

Chair: Denis Noble

17:00 – 18:00

Donald Ingber (Boston): Mechanosensing from macro to micro

Monday 2 April 2007

Session 3: Cellular Integration of Mechano-Electric Activity

Chair: Fred Sachs

09:15 – 09:50

Ed White(Leeds): Single cell responses to axial stretch

09:50 – 10:25

Gerrit Isenberg (Halle): Single cell responses to local deformation

 

Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:20

Chae Hun Leem (Seoul): Single cell responses to swelling

11:20 – 11:55

Kenneth R Laurita (Cleveland): Cellular mechanisms of alternans

11:55 – 12:05

Workshop Photograph

 

Lunch Break

Session 4: Selected Poster Talks I

Chair: Michael R Franz

13:30 – 13:45

Rachel Stones (Leeds): Transmural mRNA expression of mechanosensitive channel proteins in rat cardiac muscle

13:45 – 14:00

Vitaly Dyachenko (Halle): Ventricular myocytes: deformation induced sarcomere misalignment modulates TRPC6 and Kir2.3 channels

14:00 – 14:15

Seiryo Sugiura (Tokyo): Dynamic stretch of a single cardiac myocyte

14:15 – 14:30

Marie-Louise Ward (Auckland): The murine response to myocardial stretch: a role for stretch-activated channels?

 

Coffee Break

Session 5: Multicellular Integration of MEF

Chair: Ulrich Schotten

15:00 – 15:35

Leslie Tung (Baltimore): Cell cultures as models of cardiac MEF

15:35 – 16:10

Henk ter Keurs (Calgary): Electro-mechanical integration in cardiac tissue

16:10 – 16:45

Peter Kohl (Oxford): MEF from cell to organ and back

19:00 – 19:30

Pre-Dinner Drinks (Oriel College)

 

Dinner (Oriel College Hall)

Tuesday 3 April 2007

Session 6: MEF in Tissue and Isolated Heart

Chair: Henk ter Keurs

09:15 – 09:50

Denis Loiselle (Auckland): Energetic consequences of mechanical loads

09:50 – 10:25

David Saint (Adelaide): Heterogeneity of cardiac MEF

10:25 – 11:00

Michael R Franz (Washington): Arrhythmogenicity of MEF: evidence and treatment

 

 

bSession 7: Selected Poster Talks II

Chair: Natalia Trayanova

11:20 – 11:35

John Jeremy Rice (New York): Controversies in the role of calcium in stretch responses in cardiac muscle

11:35 – 11:50

Frank B Sachse (Salt Lake City): The strain-conduction velocity relationship in rabbit papillary muscle

11:50 – 12:05

Flavia Ravelli (Trento): Effects of acute atrial dilatation on conduction velocity in the human atrium

12:05 – 12:20

Frank Bode (Lübeck): Ventricular fibrillation due to global myocardial stretch

 

Lunch Break

Session 8: Cardiac Electro-Mechanics in Animal Models

Chair: Michiel Janse

13:30 – 14:05

Ulrich Schotten (Maastricht): Stretch and atrial fibrillation

14:05 – 14:40

Peter Taggart (London): Cardiac restitution and MEF

14:40 – 15:15

Mark Link (Boston): Commotio cordis

 

Coffee Break

15:45 – 16:20

Natalia Trayanova (Baltimore): Models of stretch-induction termination of arrhythmias

Plenary Discussion: What Next?

Chair: Max J Lab

16:30– 16:45

Max J Lab (London): Cardiac MEF: what next?

16:45– 17:45

Plenary Discussion (Panel: Scientific Advisory Committee)

Wednesday 4 April 2007

Session 9: Clinical Relevance of Cardiac Electro-Mechanical Integration

Chair: Peter Taggart

09:15 – 09:50

Paulus Kirchhof (Münster): Drug effects on cardiac electro-mechanics

09:50 – 10:25

Frits Prinzen (Maastricht): Cardiac resynchronisation

 

Coffee Break

10:45 – 11:20

Stefan Klotz (Münster): Active and passive cardiac assist device support

11:20 – 11:55

Tommaso Pellis (Pordenone): Cardiac mechanical resuscitation

11:55 – 12:10

Conclusion

 

Lunch and Farewell

 

 

 

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