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BSTP Webinars

Registration to take part in some of these webinars is free with the dial in details provided at least one week prior to the date of the webinar.

For confidentiality reasons if you are not a member of the BSTP or any other recognised pathology society but, you are a veterinary student or resident, or an early career pathologist you will be required to provide written confirmation of your status from your Head of Department (on headed paper) before you are sent the dial in information.


Where available, recordings of webinars are available in the members only area of the BSTP website.

BSTP/STP - Carcinogenesis Webinar - 27th October 2020

BSTP/STP - Respiratory Webinar - 10th November 2020

BSTP/STP - Pathology of Mice With Humanised Immune Systems - 8th December 2020

BSTP/STP - The Fog Dissipates: Insight Into Pulmonary Effects of Vaping - 25th May 2021


Webinar Dates: 

BSTP/STP Webinars 2021

28th September 2021 - BSTP/STP Webinar:  A Pathologist Perspective on the Non-Clinical Safety Assessment of GalNAc-conjugated RNAi Therapeutics
10:30 AM EDT, 3:30 PM GMT/ 4:30 PM CET

A BSTP webinar - in collaboration with the Society of Toxicological Pathology (STP) to be held on Tuesday 28th September 2021, at 10:30 AM Eastern Daylight Time (New York, GMT-04:00), 3:30 PM GMT Time (London, GMT+01:00), and the duration of the webinar will be up to 1 hour.

A Pathologist Perspective on the Non-Clinical Safety Assessment of GalNAc-conjugated RNAi Therapeutics
By Drs. Arlin Rogers and Wendell Davis (Alnylam Pharmaceuticals)

Abstract: The discovery and elucidation of the mechanism of RNA interference (RNAi) by Fire and Mello, and the subsequent work by Tuschi to demonstrate mammalian RNAi has spurred the field of small interfering RNA (siRNA)-based therapeutics for the treatment of a wide range of human disorders. siRNA-based therapeutics harness a highly conserved natural RNAi mechanism whereby short, 20-25 nucleotide-long, double-stranded RNAs catalyze the sequence-specific downregulation of a disease-causing messenger RNA (mRNA).  

The field of siRNA-based therapeutics has recently matured with the approvals of ONPATTROTM and GIVLAARITM for the treatment of hereditary transthyretin-mediated amyloidosis and acute hepatic porphyria, respectively. Many other candidate siRNAs are currently in various stages of clinical development across several therapeutic areas.

In this webinar, we will discuss the science behind siRNA-based therapeutics, some features of a typical development package and the pathology findings frequently observed in toxicology studies. In addition, we will provide some insights into the process of identifying development candidates.

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2nd November 2021 - Alessio Ciulli (Dundee Uni) and Kevin Moreau/Kimberly Maratea (AZ) – Topic: PROteolysis Targeting Chimeras (PROTACs) (intro, safety, pathology)

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5th Joint Webinar ESTP/SFPT/BSTP and ECVP/ESVP

29th October 2021 – Translational Animal Models of Disease *

The webinar committee invites you all to attend the October 29 webinar on Translational Animal Models of Disease. The first two joint webinars in 2021 were well attended with over 200 participants. This webinar is free of charge and has been recognized with 2 credit hours of continuous education for ATF-members in  accordance with § 10 of the ATF statutes.

The CE registration for participants needs to be requested via the feedback form.

*Sponsored by the ESTP, SFTP, BSTP and NVT

Link for registration:  https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/4373004451965389068

Program:

Friday 29th October 2021 - 16.00– 18.00 CET
 16.00 - 16.30 Canine spontaneous models of cancer –

Prof. Jerome Abadie, LabOnis, Oniris, National Veterinary School of Nantes, France

16.30 - 17.00 Human FcG receptors transgenic mouse as a thrombosis model –

Dr. Thierry Flandre, Novartis, Basel, Switzerland

17.00 – 17.30 Theiler’s murine encephalomyelitis – a model for multiple sclerosis and virus-induced epilepsy -

Prof Andreas Beineke, University of Veterinary Medicine Hannover, Germany

17.30 – 18.00 In-Vivo models of non-alcoholic fatty liver disease -

Dr. Henning Hvid, Novo Nordisk, Copenhagen, Denmark.

 


BSTP/IATP Webinars 2021 (area: preclinical model translation)

Autumn 2021 - Provisional topic - NASH

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BSTP/EHF Webinars 2021 (area: histology/ technology innovation/cool science meets pathology)

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