Biotech China 2014
AUTOPHAGY IN STRESS, DEVELOPMENT AND DISEASE

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, January 6, 2008
16:00:00 Arrival and Check-in
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Welcome / Introductory Comments by GRC Site Staff N Mizushima, Ana Maria Cuervo
19:40:00 Past Chair's Talk: Regulation of autophagy in yeast Daniel J Klionsky
19:40:00 AUTOPHAGY: TWO YEARS LATER…
20:00:00 Discussion
20:10:00 Autophagy in stress, development and disease: past, present and future directions Beth Levine
20:35:00 Discussion
20:45:00 Chaperone-mediated autophagy James Fred Dice
21:10:00 Discussion
21:30:00 Welcome Reception
Monday, January 7, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 MOLECULAR DISECTION OF MACROAUTOPHAGY
09:00:00 Discussion S Subramani
09:05:00 Mechanism of autophagosome formation in yeast Yoshinori Ohsumi
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Signals controlling mAtg9 trafficking from the trans Golgi network Sharon Tooze
09:55:00 Discussion
10:05:00 Where they come from?: Mechanistic insight into autophagosome formation in mammals Tamotsu Yoshimori
10:25:00 Discussion
10:35:00 Involvement of mammalian Atg8s in early stages of autophagosomes biogenesis Zvulun Elazar
10:55:00 Discussion
11:05:00 Coffee Break / Group Photo (11:15 am)
11:30:00 Formation and maturation of autophagosomes in mammalian cells Eeva-Liisa Eskelinen
11:50:00 Discussion
12:00:00 Short talk from abstracts
12:15:00 Discussion
12:20:00 Poster Session I - Briefing (Odd Numbers)
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session I / Reception
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Discussion Alfred J. Meijer
19:30:00 MACROAUTOPHAGY: FROM COMPONENTS TO REGULATION AND BACK
19:35:00 Looking into the molecular mechanism of autophagy in S. cerevisiae Michael Thumm
19:55:00 Discussion
20:05:00 Interaction between the autophagic and endocytic pathways: molecular components Marisa Colombo
20:25:00 Discussion
20:35:00 Atg-1 dependent autophagy in cell growth and survival Tomas Neufeld
20:55:00 Discussion
21:05:00 Role of autophagy in early embryogenesis in mice Satoshi Tsukamoto
21:20:00 Discussion
21:25:00 General Discussion / Burning questions
Tuesday, January 8, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 MACROAUTOPHAGY AND ORGANELLE DEGRADATION
09:00:00 Discussion John Lemasters
09:05:00 Organelle degradation in yeast Rod Devenish
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 The role of autophagy in mitochondria degradation Victor Shengkan Jin
09:55:00 Discussion
10:05:00 Short talk from abstracts
10:20:00 Discussion
10:25:00 Coffee Break
11:00:00 SPECIALIZED AUTOPHAGY I: SOLUBLE PROTEINS
11:00:00 Discussion James Fred Dice
11:05:00 Coatomers and the vacuole import and degradation pathway Hui Ling Chiang
11:25:00 Discussion
11:35:00 Regulation of lysosomal pathways different from macroautophagy in mammalian cells E. Knecht
11:55:00 Discussion
12:05:00 Short talk from abstracts
12:20:00 Discussion
12:25:00 General Discussion / Burning questions
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time / Optional Activities: Whale Watching Trip, Soccer Game
16:00:00 Poster Session I / Reception
18:00:00 Dinner
19:30:00 Linking the inner and outer nuclear membranes during microautophagy of the nucleus in S. cerevisiae David Goldfarb
19:30:00 SPECIALIZED AUTOPHAGY II: ORGANELLES Discussion James Fred Dice
19:50:00 Discussion
20:00:00 Dissecting the molecular events of micropexophagy and macropexophagy William Dunn
20:20:00 Discussion
20:30:00 New PresThe role of selective Atg-proteins in macropexophagy of the peroxisomes in P. pastoris S Subramani
20:50:00 Discussion
21:00:00 Selective peroxisome degradation in yeast Ida van der Klei
21:20:00 Discussion
Wednesday, January 9, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Discussion Marisa Colombo
09:05:00 Autophagy and immunity: from tuberculosis to Crohn's disease and beyond Vojo Deretic
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Antigen presentation on MHC class II molecules after autophagy Christian Münz
09:55:00 Discussion
10:05:00 Short talk from abstracts
10:20:00 Discussion
10:25:00 Coffee Break
10:55:00 Autophagy and antiviral immunity Akiko Iwasaki
11:15:00 Discussion
11:25:00 Critical role of the ATG5 autophagy gene in innate and adaptive immunity to pathogens Herbert (Skip) W. Virgin IV
11:45:00 Discussion
11:55:00 Role of HIV-1 envelope proteins in autophagy and apoptosis of uninfected CD4 T cells Martine Biard Piechaczyk
12:15:00 Discussion
12:20:00 Poster Session II - Briefing (Even Numbers)
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time
16:00:00 Poster Session II / Reception
18:00:00 Dinner / Announcement Winning Posters (4)
19:30:00 AUTOPHAGY, POLYUBIQUITIN AND AGGREGOPATHIES Charleen T. Chu
19:30:00 Role of p62/SQSTM1 in autophagic degradation of polyubiquitinated protein aggregates Terje Johansen
19:50:00 Discussion
20:00:00 Helping autophagy enhance clearance of aggregate-prone intracytosolic proteins David C Rubinsztein
20:20:00 Discussion
20:30:00 Role of p62/SQSTM1 degradation by autophagy in cytoplasmic inclusion formation Masaaki Komatsu
20:50:00 Discussion
21:00:00 Autophagy dysfunction in Alzheimer's disease and AD mouse models Ralph Nixon
21:20:00 Discussion
Thursday, January 10, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 AUTOPHAGY AND DISEASE
09:00:00 Discussion Leader Ralph Nixon
09:05:00 Targeted therapy-induced autophagy and the control of tumor cell death mechanisms Andrew Thorburn
09:25:00 Discussion
09:35:00 Short talk from abstracts
09:50:00 Discussion
09:55:00 Canonical and noncanonical macroautophagy in cancer cells Patrice Codogno
10:15:00 Discussion
10:25:00 Coffee Break
10:55:00 Short talk from abstracts
11:10:00 Discussion
11:15:00 Role of autophagy in cancer
11:35:00 Discussion
11:45:00 Winning Poster Presentations (4 talks 5 min + 3 min questions)
12:00:00
12:30:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Time / Optional Activities: Wine Trip, Softball game, Beach Volleyball
16:00:00 Poster Session II / Reception
18:00:00 Dinner
19:00:00 Business Meeting
19:30:00 AUTOPHAGY, CELL DEATH AND AGING
19:30:00 Discussion Leader Ettore Bergamini
19:35:00 Impaired chaperone-mediated autophagy in aging Susmita Kaushik
19:50:00 Discussion
19:55:00 Autophagy and cell survival during extracellular matrix detachment Jayanta Debnath
20:15:00 Discussion
20:25:00 Identifying the factors that determine specificity in the autophagic response Kevin M. Ryan
20:45:00 Discussion
20:55:00 Cross-talk between autophagy and apoptosis Adi Kimchi
21:15:00 Discussion
21:25:00 Closing Remarks
Friday, January 11, 2008
07:30:00 Breakfast
09:00:00 Departure
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