Lactation Biology Symposium: Refining the Old to Answer the New: Moving Approaches Forward to Study Mammary and Lactation Physiology

Section: Lactation Biology (orals)
Day/Time: Tuesday 9:30 AM–6:00 PM
Location: Junior Ballroom C
Chair: Theresa Casey and Jimena Laporta
Please note: last-minute changes to the program may not be reflected here.
9:30 AM
Overall Program Introduction
Casey,T and Laporta, J
9:35 AM
Introduction of Dr. Capuco and his work
Plaut, K
9:45 AM   Recorded
#299 Determinants of milk production: Understanding population dynamics in the bovine mammary epithelium.
A. V. Capuco
10:45 AM   Recorded
#300 Studying hormonal regulation of mammary gland homeostasis.
N. D. Horseman
11:30 AM
#301 Delayed response of xanthosine on goat mammary gland: Quantification of stem/progenitor cells, differentiation and proliferation markers, and milk production in next lactation.
T. P. Kaur
11:45 AM
#302 Deep tissue imaging of lobuloalveolar development in the mouse.
C. J. Watson
12:30 PM
Lunch Break
2:00 PM
#303 A comparative multi-species approach to improve our understanding of mammary gland biology.
G. R. Van de Walle
2:45 PM
#304 Milk omics: Modern tools to answer ancient questions.
D. G. Lemay
3:30 PM
Ice cream break
4:00 PM
#305 Dry period heat stress alters mammary protein expression throughout the subsequent lactation.
A. L. Skibiel
4:15 PM
Discussion panel. Chat with the experts: a discussion current questions in mammary gland biology and tools available to answer them
4:45 PM
Cheese & Wine Reception: Dedication speech to Dr. Capuco by Drs. Geoffrey Dahl and Thomas McFadden. o One free ticket (alcoholic or soft drink), cash bar afterwards.