9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
Inaugural The Expanding Impact of New Animal Models in Drug Safety
The Fairmont Hotel
950 Mason Street
San Francisco, CA
http://www.worldpharmacongress.com/09_amt.asp
Inaugural The Expanding Impact of New Animal Models in Drug Safety
 Cambridge Healthtech Institute
The Fairmont Hotel

Schedule of Presentations:

Tuesday, June 9, 2009
07:30:00 Morning Coffee
07:30:00 Registration Open
08:00:00 TEACHING AN OLD MODEL NEW TRICKS: IMPROVING CURRENT MODELS
08:30:00 Chairperson’s Remarks
08:40:00 Early Prediction of Clinical Adverse Drug Reactions: in vitro Safety Pharmacology Laszlo Urban
09:10:00 Biomarkers of Functional Toxicities: Identification and Assessment of their Translation into Humans Jean-Pierre Valentin
09:40:00 Assessing Cardiac Inotropic Liabilities of Early Discovery Compounds: A Practical Preclinical Approach Zhi Su
10:10:00 Networking Coffee Break
10:15:00 NEW STUDIES IN CARCINOGENICITY TESTING: BETTER WORK WITH RODENTS
10:40:00 FDA Perspective
11:10:00 Interlaboratory Evaluation of Genomic Signatures for Predicting Carcinogenicity in the Rat Michael McMillian
11:40:00 Sources of Variation Toxicogenomics Study Control Animals Across Multiple Labs Chris Corton
12:10:00 Luncheon Presentation
13:10:00 Session Break
13:15:00 ZEBRAFISH & OTHER ALTERNATIVE MODELS: THE LATEST AND GREATEST
13:40:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Ernie Bush
13:45:00 Zebrafish Assays as Early Safety Pharmacology Screens: Paradigm Shift or Red Herring? Jean-Pierre Valentin
14:15:00 New Presentation Kathryn Chapman,
14:45:00 Validation of an Automated Screening Platform in Zebrafish Carles Callol-Massot
15:00:00 Grand Opening Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall
15:40:00 The Other Side of the Coin: Screening Environmental Toxicants Using Zebrafish Embryos Stephanie Padilla
16:10:00 Panel Discussion: Emerging Impact of Zebrafish Ernie Bush
17:10:00 Happy Hour in the Exhibit Hall
18:10:00 End of Day
18:15:00 Announcements
Wednesday, June 10, 2009
07:30:00 Registration Open
07:50:00 check-In
08:00:00 Continental Breakfast Breakout Discussions Table Ten: Using in vitro Methods to Predict in vivo Toxicity Lawrence Vernetti
08:20:00 Table Eleven: Accelerating Technology Adoption in Preclinical Drug Safety
08:25:00 Table Twelve: Animal Models – Where are We? Ernie Bush
08:30:00 FAILING EARLIER: NOVEL APPROACHES FOR BETTER PREDICTABILITY
08:30:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Lansing Taylor
08:40:00 Employing Surrogates and Transgenic Animals in Biotherapeutic Toxicology Assessments Tim MacLachlan
09:10:00 Predictive Methodologies in Ophthalmic Pharmaceutical Discovery and Safety Robert L. Peiffer
09:40:00 Better Anticipate Toxicity in Humans Using Mitostream®: a Biomic Assay for Mitochondrial Behavior Nathalie A. Compagnone
10:10:00 Networking Coffee Break in the Exhibit Hall
10:50:00 How Well do Animal Models Predict Adverse Effects in Humans? Vivek Kadambi
11:20:00 Closing Panel Discussion: What can we do to Create Better Testing Models so that Toxicity Results in Animals are more Predictive? Robert L. Peiffer, Vivek Kadambi, Tim MacLachlan, Jack Reynolds
12:20:00 Close of the Expanding Impact of New Animal Models in Drug Safety Conference
12:40:00 Announcements
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