Thursday 3 April
Organizers I. Freitas (Pavia, Italy)
H. Gundlach (Oberkochen, Germany)

New trends in light microscopy

Session I
Chairs I. Freitas (Pavia, Italy) & H. Gundlach (Oberkochen, Germany) Abstract No.
9.40 – 10.15 Optical Biopsy
G. Bottiroli (Pavia, Italy)
10.15 – 10.30 Fetal cells isolation from maternal blood for prenatal non invasive genetic investigation
M. Vincitorio, and G. Sitar (Pavia, Italy)
10.30 – 10.45 Effect of phosphatidylcholine-specific phospholipase C inhibitor, tricyclodecan-9-yl-xanthate, on cell cycle distribution and enzyme localization in mitogen-stimulated NIH-3T3 fibroblasts
F. Spadaro, C. Ramoni, and F. Podo (Rome, Italy)
10.45 – 11.00 High resolution immunofluorescence on GMA-resin sections
H. Gundlach, J.Zbären, and A. Häberli (Oberkopchen, Germany/Bern, Switzerland)
11.00 – 11.15 coffee break
Session II
Chairs I. Freitas (Pavia, Italy) & H. Gundlach (Oberkochen, Germany) Abstract No.
11.15 – 11.30 Mimicking hibernation: a light and electron microscopy study on in vitro models
L. Vecchio, B. Baldelli, M. Malatesta, and M. Biggiogera (Pavia/Urbino, Italy)
11.30 – 12.45 Autofluorescence, cytokeratin expression and free iron in the liver of MMTV-neu transgenic mice
I.Freitas, R. Bertone, S. Fracchiolla, V. Bertone, S. Fiorani, A. C. Croce, M.G. Sacco , S. Barni, G. Gerzeli, and G. Bottiroli (Pavia/Milano, Italy)
12.45 – 13.00 Final discussion
13.00 End of workshop