PRESENTATIONS AT INTERNATIONAL MEETINGS

 

2019

  • Greer C, Bhakta H, Le-Huynh K, Refai F, and Avella M. Putative pathogenic variants in human populations affecting fertilization. Gordon Research Conference on Fertilization and Activation of Development - Holderness, New Hampshire, USA, July 28- August 2, 2019.

2018

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, Jiménez-Movilla M, Burkart Sadusky A, and Dean J. Genome edited mouse lines define mechanisms of gamete recognition and provide tools for selection of human sperm for ART. Gordon Research Conference on Mammalian Reproduction- Lucca (Barga), Italy, July 29-August 4, 2018 (Oral).

2017

  • Avella MA. Molecular Mechanisms of Human Gamete Recognition and Fertilization: Basic Principles and Translational Implications– 6th East Lake International Forum for Outstanding Overseas Young Scholars - Huazhong University of Science and Technology  - Wuhan, China, December 26-29, 2017 (Oral).

 

2016

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, Jiménez-Movilla M, Burkart Sadusky A, and Dean J. ZP2 peptide-beads that decoy mouse and human sperm in vitro provide reversible in vivo contraception in mice. American Society for Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting – Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, October 15-19, 2016.

 

  • Thompson M, Portmann M, Scott B, Kelly M, Tucker M, Sasson S, Avella MA. Developmental pattern and fertility outcomes of euploid embryos reaching blastocyst stage 98 hr after insemination. American Society for Reproductive Medicine Annual Meeting – Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, October 15-19, 2016.

 

2015

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, Jiménez-Movilla M, Burkart Sadusky A, and Dean J. ZP2 peptide-beads that decoy mouse and human sperm in vitro provide reversible in vivo contraception in mice. Gordon Research Conference on Fertilization and Activation of Development - Holderness, New Hampshire, USA, July 19 - 24, 2015.

 

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, and Dean J. Genetic engineering of zona pellucida genes reveal novel mechanisms for sperm-egg recognition in mice and humans. Keystone Symposia - Precision Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology, Big Sky, Montana, USA, January 11 - 16, 2015.

 

2014

  • Avella MA and Dean J. Humanized mouse models for the in vivo study of sperm-egg recognition at the zona pellucida. Gordon Research Conference on Mammalian Reproduction-New London, New Hampshire, USA, August 10-15, 2014.

 

2013

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, and Dean J. ZP2 is the ligand for fertilization in mice and humans. NIH Research Festival – Bethesda, Maryland, USA, October 7 - 11, 2013.

 

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, and Dean J. ZP2 is the ligand for fertilization in mice and humans. Gordon Research Conference on Fertilization and Activation of Development - Holderness, New Hampshire, USA, July 14 - 19, 2013.

 

  • Avella MA, and Dean J. ZP2 is the ligand for fertilization in mice and humans. Gordon-Kenan Research Seminars on Fertilization and Activation of Development - Holderness, New Hampshire (USA), July 13 - 14, 2013 (Oral).

 

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, and Dean J. ZP2 mediates gamete recognition in mice and humans. Keystone Symposia - Precision Genome Engineering and Synthetic Biology: Designing Genomes and Pathways - Breckenridge, Colorado, USA, March 17 - 22, 2013.

 

2012

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, and Dean J. Gamete recognition requires ZP2 for sperm binding to the zona pellucida in mice and humans. NIH Research Festival – Bethesda, Maryland, USA, October 9 - 11, 2012.

 

  • Avella MA, Baibakov B, and Dean J. Gamete recognition requires ZP2 for sperm binding to the zona pellucida in mice and humans. EMBO meeting – Nice, France, September 22 - 25, 2012.

 

  • Avella MA, Place A, Du S, Williams E, Silvi S, Zohar Y, and Carnevali O. Effects of probiotic on D. rerio backbone calcification and gonad differentiation. CECE 2012 – Zurich, Switzerland, August 21 - 25, 2012 (Oral).

 

2010

  • Watson A, Avella MA, Carnevali O, Williams E, and Place AR. Effects of Lactobacillus rhamnosus on the growth and survival of larval cobia Rachycentron canadum. AQUA 2010 - San Diego, USA, March 1 - 5, 2010 (Oral).

 

2009

  • Olivotto I, Avella MA, Piccinetti CC, Navarro Ruiz P, Molina Rubio C, Holt JG, and Carnevali O. Breeding and rearing marine ornamentals: feeding studies. EUAC 2009 – Valencia, Spain, October, 26 - November 1,  2009.

 

  • Avella MA, Olivotto I, Ragg E, Scaglioni L, Gioacchini G, Cresci A, and Carnevali O. Probiotics in the meal of clownfish: improving welfare, growth and development. AQUA 2009 – Veracruz, Mexico, September 25 - 29, 2009 (Oral).

 

2005-2006

  • Avella MA, Carnevali O, Gioacchini G, Rollo A, Tosti L, and Olivotto I. The effects of live prey enrichment on false percula clownfish larvae Amphiprion ocellaris growth and pigmentation: molecular implications. AQUA 2006 – Florence, Italy, May 9 - 13, 2006 (Oral).

 

  • Olivotto I, Zenobi A, Rollo A, Migliarini B, Avella MA, Sulpizio R, and Carnevali O. The potentiality of naked ciliates as live preys to improve larval survival in marine ornamental fish larvae. 29th Larval Fish Conference, Barcelona, Spain, July 11 - 14, 2005.