ESGCT e-School

The e-School has been created in lieu of our annual Spring School, which we unfortunately had to cancel due to the pandemic.

 
   
 

Previous Talks

Series 1: Viral and non-viral vectors for gene therapy and gene editing

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.
 

6 May 2020  |  View Video
Gene therapy – From concept to proof
Hildegard Büning, Hannover Medical School 


13 May 2020  |  
Gamma retroviral vectors – the first gene delivery tools in human clinical trials – and their successors, lentiviral and alphaviral vector systems
Axel Schambach, Hannover Medical School
20 May 2020  |  View Video
How to teach enveloped vectors about cell entry targeting
Els Verhoeyen, University of Lyon ; University of Nice
27 May 2020  |  View Video
Adenoviral vectors – gene delivery tool, powerful weapon in cancer and beyond
Len Seymour, University of Oxford
3 June 2020  |  View Video
Adeno-associated virus (AAV) vectors – to teach an old virus new tricks
Hildegard Büning, Hannover Medical School 
10 June 2020  |  View Video
The Sleeping Beauty transposon: a molecular parasite tamed for genome engineering
Zoltan Ivics, Paul Elrich Institute, Langen
17 June 2020  |  View Video
Synthetic vectors – to take the best from viruses and go beyond
Drew Weissman, University of Pennsylvania
24 June 2020  |  View Video
Learn from viruses to improve viral and non-viral vectors
Urs Greber, University of Zurich

e-School Series 1 Videos

Series 2: Vector production

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.
 

1 July 2020  |  View Video
What you should know about producing gamma and lentiviral vectors
Hanna Lesch, Kuopio Center for Gene and Cell Therapy


8 July 2020  | 
What you should know about producing AAV vectors
Eduard Ayuso, University of Nantes

e-School Series 2 Videos

Series 3: The genetic payload

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.
 

15 July 2020  |  View Video
How to teach a small virus to go over its limit
Alberto Auricchio, Tigem, Naples


22 July 2020  |  View Video
Knock-out, Knock-in, repair or regulate - the tool-box of designer nucleases
Daniel E. Bauer, Boston Children's Hospital
29 July 2020  |  View Video
Nucleases used for gene editing
Benjamin Kleinstiver, Center for Genomic Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston

e-School Series 3 Videos

Series 4: Safety aspects of gene therapy and gene editing

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.
 

2 September 2020  |  Video no longer available
Safety aspects of gene editing
Toni Cathomen, University of Freiburg


9 September 2020  |  View Video
Immunogenicity - the challenge of our own security system
Anne Galy, Généthon Èvry
16 September 2020  |  View Video
Genotoxicity - what we have learnt from SCID-X1 and about next generation tools for PID
Claire Booth, UCL Institute of Child Health, London

e-School Series 4 Videos

Series 5: Gene & cell therapy of rare diseases

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.
 

24 September 2020  |  Video available for ESGCT members only
25 years of experience of gene therapy for ADA-SCID: brining a medicinal product to approval
Alessandro Aiuti, San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy
IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele and Vita Salute San Raffaele University, Milan


30 September 2020  |  View Video
Beta Thal – the long way to cure
Giuliana Ferrari, San Raffaele Telethon Institute for Gene Therapy
7 October 2020  |  Video no longer available
Bone marrow failure syndromes: Fanconi anemia, a Stem Cell Disease
Juan Bueren, División de Terapias Innovadoras en el Sistema Hematopoyético CIEMAT
14 October 2020  |  View Video
The CNS - gene therapy for Alzheimer's disease and beyond
Nathalie Cartier, ICM, Inserm, Paris
 
21 October 2020  |  View Video
The liver - main target in gene therapy
Gloria Gonzalez-Aseguinolaza, Cima, Pamplona 
 
28 October 2020  |  View Video
Gene and cell therapies for Epidermolysis Bullosa
Matthias Titeux, Institut Imagine 
4 November 2020  |  View Video
Lysosomal storage diseases - gene therapy as treatment option
Fatima Bosch, Univesitat Autonoma de Barcelona
11 November 2020  |  Video no longer available
Gene therapy for inherited retinopathies
Stylianos Michalakis, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München
18 November 2020  |  View Video
Gene Editing - from experimental to clinical trials
Matthew Porteus, Stanford University

e-School Series 5 Videos

Series 6: Cancer gene therapy

Wherever possible, the talks which have already taken place are available to view by following the links below.
 

25 November 2020  |  View Video
Directing the immune response to specific tumor antigens using modified oncolytic viruses
Vincenzo Cerullo, University of Helsinki


2 December 2020  |  View Video
Oncolytic virotherapy
Stephen Russell, Mayo Clinic, Rochester
9 December 2020  |  Video available for ESGCT members only
Updates with engineered T cells
Carl June, Upenn, Philadelphia
 
16 December 2020  |  View Video
Cancer immunotherapy: beyond CAR T cells
Chiara Bonini, IRCCS Ospedale San Raffaele

e-School Series 6 Videos