Location: Tanngrisner 1 and Tanngrisner 2, SLU, VHC
An afternoon with focus on PFAS and other environmental pollutants and their effect on reproduction and the gametes. Connections between animals, humans and the environment.
Contact Ylva Sjunnesson (firstname.lastname@example.org) if you want to know more.
13:00 Welcome and introduction (Ylva Sjunnesson)
13:05 “Endocrine disruptors, how we all get involved …” Peter Bols (University of Antwerp, Belgium)
13:35 Time for questions and short break
13:45 "Parameters to assess oocyte and embryo quality". Christine Wrenzycki (Justus-Liebig-University Giessen, Germany)
14:15 Time for questions and short break
14:25 “Dioxin and dioxin-like PCB exposure in Sweden – risk assessment of reproductive health” Anders Glynn (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden)
14:45 Time for questions and coffee break
15:15 “Overview on PFASs in the environment” Lutz Ahrens (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Uppsala, Sweden)
15:35 Time for questions and short break
15:45 ”Next generation approaches to identifying endocrine disruptors – possibilities and challenges” Anna Beronius (Karolinska institutet, Sweden)
16:05-16:15 Time for questions and end of symposium