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Fourth AACR International Conference on Molecular Diagnostics in Cancer Therapeutic Development
Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
16th Street Pedestrian Mall
Denver, Colorado


   American Association for Cancer Research

   Upcoming Conferences at the Forefront of Cancer Research

   September 27-30, 2010

   Fourth AACR International Conference on Molecular Diagnostics in
   Cancer Therapeutic Development

   Chairperson: Gordon B. Mills
   Denver, CO

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Schedule of Presentations:

Monday, September 27, 2010
12:00:00 Educational Sessions
12:05:00 Session 1A: Emerging Role of Nanotechnology in Molecular Diagnostics Edison T Liu, Shuming Nie, Andre Levchenko, Mauro Ferrari
13:00:00 Session 1B: Hurdles to Molecular Diagnostics Development and Application J. Carl Barrett, Kenneth H. Buetow, CAROLYN COMPTON
14:00:00 Break
14:15:00 Educational Sessions
14:20:00 Session 2A: Molecular Markers and Patient Decisions Jane Perlmutter, David R Parkinson, Peter M. Ravdin, Jennifer J. Griggs, Steven M. Shak
15:20:00 Session 2B: Imaging Biomarkers in Therapeutic Trials Peter S. Conti, Lawrence H. Schwartz, Richard L. , Wahl
16:15:00 Break
16:30:00 Session 3A: From Bench to Bedside Michael K. Samoszuk, Yixin Wang, Deborah J. Neff, Steven M. Shak
17:30:00 Session 3B: How Major Ongoing Omics Efforts will Impact Development and Implementation of Molecular Diagnostics David G. Huntsman, Paul T. Spellman, David Haussler, Thomas F. Westbrook
19:30:00 Opening Session
19:35:00 Introductory Remarks Gordon Mills
20:00:00 Keynote Address Alan Ashworth
20:30:00 Opening Reception
Tuesday, September 28, 2010
08:00:00 Plenary Session 1: Transformative Technology: Large Scale Profiling Jeffrey Settleman, Joe W Gray
10:15:00 Break
10:45:00 Plenary Session 2: Minimally Invasive Access to Tumors Peter Kuhn
11:15:00 Tissue issues: Clinical and research implications of diagnostic biopsy practices Kelly J. Bethel
11:45:00 Fluid phase of solid tumors, circulating tumor cells in high definition Peter Kuhn
12:15:00 Transcriptomics of single cancer cells Roger S. Laskin
12:45:00 Proffered presentations
13:00:00 Break
14:15:00 Poster Session A
16:30:00 Plenary Session 3: Effect of Intratumoral and Environment Heterogeneity on Identification and Implementation of Molecular Diagnostics Jonathan A. Fletcher
16:35:00 Trans-splicing: Novel mechanism for oncogene expression in nonneoplastic cells Jeffrey Sklar
17:15:00 Integrative molecular profiling: Identification of recurrent, functionally important genomic mechanisms in triple-negative breast cancers Jorge Reis-Filho
18:00:00 Molecular heterogeneity of clinical resistance to kinase inhibitor therapies Jonathan A. Fletcher
Wednesday, September 29, 2010
08:00:00 Plenary Session 4: Hurdles to Molecular Diagnostics Development and Implementation Mehmet Toner
10:15:00 Break
10:45:00 Plenary Session 5: Molecular Prediction, Classification, and Prognostic Markers David J Hunter, Jianfeng Xu, Stephen J Chanock
13:00:00 Professional Advancement Session / Break
14:15:00 Poster Session B
16:30:00 Plenary Session 6: Pharmacodynamic Markers Chris H. Takimoto, Gerhardt Attard
18:00:00 Proffered presentations
Thursday, September 30, 2010
08:00:00 Plenary Session 7: Tumor Microenvironment Adriana Albini
08:05:00 Targeting cancer invasion and radioresistance Peter Friedl
08:45:00 Angiogenesis success and pitfall in diagnosis therapy and cancer prevention Adriana Albini
09:15:00 Title to be announced Mary J.C. Hendrix
10:00:00 Proffered presentations
10:15:00 Break
10:45:00 Plenary Session 8: Molecular Marker Trial Design Roy S. Herbst
12:30:00 Proffered presentations
13:00:00 Departure
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