9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
Glucose Transporter Biology
Snowmass Village,
Colorado , mm
Physiology of Insulin Action 
. Insulin action and membrane trafficking 
Regulation of glucose transport, Physiology 
“Mediators of Contraction-Stimulated Glucose Transport in Skeletal Muscle” 

Schedule of Presentations:

Saturday, August 4, 2007
16:00:00 Conference Registration
18:00:00 FASEB Opening Reception
19:00:00 Dinner
20:45:00 Keynote speaker
22:00:00 End of Session
Sunday, August 5, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:30:00 Physiology of Insulin Action
08:40:00 Cellular Mechanisms of Insulin Resistance Gerald Shulman
09:10:00 Control of feeding and thermoregulation by central glucose sensing cells Bernard Thorens
09:40:00 Comprehensive metabolomic profiling for understanding diabetes and obesity mechanisms Christopher B. Newgard
10:10:00 Group photo and FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:40:00 Nutrient and Energy Sensing: Transcriptional Acetylation Enzymes Connected to Metabolic Cellular Responses Pere Puigserver
11:10:00 Inflammation and insulin resistance Steve Shoelson
11:40:00 Multiple Models of Insulin Resistance Act Downstream of IRS K.L Hoehn
12:00:00 Lunch
16:00:00 Poster Session 1 - Optional
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 The Role of Akt in insulin action Jonathan Bogan
19:10:00 The Regulation of Metabolism by Akt Morris Birnbaum
19:40:00 Insulin Signaling to GLUT4 Translocation
19:40:00 Insulin Signaling to GLUT4 Translocation Gus Lienhard
20:10:00 Akt at the cross roads of signaling and membrane Eva Gonzalez
20:40:00 Break
20:55:00 Planet Akt - Are there Alternate Life forms in the Insulin Action Galaxy?” David James
21:25:00 Regulation of GLUT4 trafficking via PKB-dependent Jeremy Tavaré
Monday, August 6, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:30:00 Insulin action and membrane trafficking
08:40:00 Regulation of SNARE-dependent membrane fusion Cynthia Mastick
09:10:00 Functional mapping of SNARE-dependent trafficking steps Jeff Pessin
09:40:00 Regulation of Exocytosis by Rho GTPases Patrick Brennwald, James McNew
10:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:25:00 Syntaxin 4/Munc18c interactions studied using an in vitro fusion assay Gwyn w Gould
10:55:00 The WD40 and FYVE domain containing protein-2 (WDFY2) links Akt function and Rab activation Silvia Corvera
11:25:00 Identification of the PI3K Regulated Proteome by Live-Cell Imaging” Mary T Teruel
12:00:00 Lunch
16:00:00 Poster Session 2 - Optional
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 Regulation of glucose transport, Physiology Shaohui Huang
19:10:00 Mediators of Contraction-Stimulated Glucose Transport in Skeletal Muscle”
19:40:00 Signal transduction in health and disease: targeting metabolic and gene regulatory pathways to enhance glucose uptake Juleen Zierath
20:10:00 End of Session
20:10:00 Regulation of Mitochondrial Metabolism by PI3 Kinase Dale Abel
20:40:00 Break
20:55:00 Programming the Metabolic Syndrome Maureen Charron
21:25:00 Lipid-induced mitochondrial stress and insulin resistance in skeletal muscle Maureen Charron
Tuesday, August 7, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:30:00 Insulin signaling
08:40:00 Central and Peripheral Control of Nutrient Homeostasis by the Insulin Signaling Cascade Morris F White
09:10:00 TIRFing out studies on Glut4 trafficking Allan Saltiel
09:40:00 Molecular Mechanisms of GLUT4 Recycling Tony Imbalzano
10:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:25:00 “Insulin and Nutrient Regulation of the mTOR Pathway Karen Josephson
10:55:00 Control of lipin phosphatidic acid phosphatase activity through subcellular localization Thurl Harris
11:25:00 Short talk Thomas Hudson
11:40:00 Remembrance
12:00:00 Lunch
16:00:00 Poster Session 3 - Optional
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 Glucose transport James C Stone
19:10:00 Experimental Analysis of the Structure and Function of Mammalian Glucose Transporters Mike Mueckler
19:40:00 Structural determinants of GLUT1 higher order structure, function and regulation Timothy Cragin
20:10:00 Break
20:25:00 Metabolism & Signaling: Model systems Robert W Carlson
20:55:00 Genetic regulation of fat storage in C. elegans Tak Mak
21:25:00 Reproduction and Glucose transport
Wednesday, August 8, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:30:00 Regulated and Specialized Trafficking
08:40:00 Alpha-actinin-4 and AS160 impact different steps in GLUT4 traffic
09:10:00 Protein targeting to insulin-responsive vesicles in adipocytes Kostya Kandror
09:40:00 Dissecting Multiple Steps of GLUT4 Trafficking and Identifying the Sites of Insulin Action
10:10:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:25:00 Intracellular Cholesterol trafficking Fred Fred
10:55:00 Caveolae, insulin signaling and lipid traffic
11:25:00 Short talks
12:00:00 Lunch
16:00:00 Poster Session
18:00:00 Dinner
19:45:00 Business Meeting
20:15:00 Molecular mechanisms in clathrin-mediated endocytosis
21:30:00 Party
Thursday, August 9, 2007
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:30:00 Mechanisms of Insulin resistance
08:40:00 Dynamic Cycling of O-GlcNAc: Roles in Insulin- Resistance and in Glucose Toxicity Roger A. Hart
09:10:00 The Role of Ceramides in Insulin Resistance and Metabolic Disease Stefan Scherer
09:40:00 Adiponectin
10:40:00 Glucose transport and the regulation of cerebral metabolism; A Working Model David Simpson
12:15:00 .Box Lunches Available
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