Priority Programme: THYROID TRANS ACT
Translation of Thyroid Hormone Actions beyond Classical Concepts

TTA International Conference 2019

TTA-IC 2019 - Second International Meeting of the Priority Program SPP1629, DFG, in Berlin


Berlin-Brandenburgische Akademie der Wissenschaften, Berlin


27. - 29. June 2019

Session Topics

  • Organ-specific and systemic TH states & Reference ranges
  • TH receptor signaling
  • TH metabolism
  • Analysis of the thyronome
  • HPT-axis regulation and modulation
  • TH action in energy metabolism
  • TH supplementation by peptide-conjugates

Confirmed Speakers

  • Anita Boelen, Laboratory of Endocrinology, Amsterdam Medical Center, The Netherlands:
    Local Thyroid Hormone Metabolism During Inflammation - the Role of Innate Immune Cells
  • Krishna Chatterjee, Institute of Metabolic Science, Cambridge, UK:
    Resistance to Thyroid Hormone alpha
  • Frederic Flament, Institut de Génomique Fonctionnelle de Lyon, Ecole Normale Supérieure de Lyon, France:
    Thyroid Hormone Mode of Action: Should We Call it Genomic Only?
  • Balázs Gereben, Hungarian Academy of Sciences:
    Tissue-Specific Thyroid Hormone Economy: Lessons from the Thyroid Hormone Action Indicator Mouse
  • W. Edward Visser, Thyroid Laboratory, Erasmus MC, Rotterdam, The Netherlands:
    T3 Analog Therapy for MCT8 Deficiency
  • Graham R. Williams, Molecular Endocrinology Laboratory, Department of Medicine, Imperial College London, Hammersmith Campus, UK:
    Skeletal Effects of Thyroid Hormones
  • Paul M. Yen, Laboratory of Hormonal Regulation, Cardiovascular and Metabolic Disorders Program, Duke-NUS Medical School, Singapore
  • Riccardo Zucchi, Department of Pathology, University of Pisa, Italy:
    Central Nervous System Effects of Thyronamines and Derivatives

Hotel Suggestions

1. Limited quota of rooms
Titanic Gendarmenmarkt Berlin
35 reserved rooms until 30th May 2019 (bookable for single or double occupancy)
155,00 EUR in a single room (including breakfast per room and per night)
175,00 EUR in a double room (including breakfast per room and per night)

Keyword: TTA-IC 2019 Berlin
Reservation number: 3706

2. Further hotel suggestions (not reserved)
Arte Luise Kunsthotel, from 71 EUR (excluding breakfast)
Hotel Eurostars Berlin, from 116 EUR (including breakfast)
Hotel Motel One Berlin Hauptbahnhof, from 69 EUR (excluding breakfast)
Hotel NH Collection Berlin Mitte am Checkpoint Charlie, from 84 EUR (excluding breakfast)
Hotel Novotel Berlin Mitte, from 86 EUR (excluding breakfast)
Maritim proArte Hotel Berlin, from 89 EUR (excluding breakfast)

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