Biotech China 2014
AACR - The Role of Cancer Stem Cells in the Initiation and Propagation of Tumorigenesis

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Schedule of Presentations:

Tuesday, February 12, 2008
20:00:00 OPENING KEYNOTE ADDRESS John E. Dick
20:00:00 Title to be announced Stephen B Baylin
21:00:00 DESSERT RECEPTION
Wednesday, February 13, 2008
08:00:00 Polycomb Group Genes in Tumor Cell Maintenance Guy Sauvageau
08:00:00 Stem Cells, Small RNAs, and Self-Renewal Haifan Lin
08:00:00 Title to be announced Tariq Enver
08:00:00 SESSION 1: NORMAL STEM CELLS - ASYMMETRIC CELL DIVISION AND LINEAGE COMMITMENT Guy Sauvageau
10:30:00 Aging and Dysfunction of Quiescent Hematopoietic Stem Cells Toshio Suda
10:30:00 Regulation of Stem Cell Quiescence and Longevity in Normal and Malignant Hematopoiesis D. Gary Gilliland
10:30:00 SESSION 2: NORMAL STEM CELLS - QUIESCENCE, AGING, AND OXIDATIVE STRESS Connie Eaves
10:30:00 Developmental and Cytokine-regulation of Hematopoietic Stem Cell Quiescence and Self-renewal Connie Eaves
14:30:00 Mammary Stem and Progenitor Cells in Normal Development and Cancer Jane Visvader
14:30:00 Stem Cells and Prostate Cancer Owen Witte
14:30:00 Contribution of Different Cell Populations to Squamous Cell Carcinoma Fiona M. Watt
14:30:00 SESSION 3: STEM CELLS IN EPITHELIAL ORGANS Jane Visvader
16:30:00 POSTER SESSION / LIGHT REFRESHMENTS
Thursday, February 14, 2008
08:00:00 SESSION 4: ANIMAL MODELS FOR DISSECTING CANCER STEM CELLS Michael F Clarke
08:00:00 Regulation of Self Renewal in Normal and Cancer Stem Cells Michael F Clarke
08:00:00 Glioma Mouse Models: Tumor Cell of Origin and Tumor Propagation Cell Luis F Parada
08:00:00 Effects of Hyperactive Ras on Stem Cell Fates Kevin M Shannon
10:30:00 Brain Cancer Stem Cells in Human and Mouse: Narrowing the Targets Peter B Dirks
10:30:00 Cancer Stem Cells and Tumor Metastasis Christopher Heeschen
10:30:00 SESSION 5: RECAPITULATING HUMAN CANCER John E. Dick
10:30:00 Modeling the Human Leukemogenic Process John E. Dick
12:30:00 POSTER SESSION / LUNCH
14:30:00 Title to be announced Philip A Beachy
14:30:00 The Regulation of Stem Cell Self-renewal Sean J. Morrison
14:30:00 Dormant and Activated Stem Cells During Homeostasis Injury and Cancer Andreas Trumpp
14:30:00 SESSION 6: NORMAL STEM CELL NICHE Andreas Trump
Friday, February 15, 2008
07:45:00 KEYNOTE PRESENTATION
07:45:00 Regulation of Stem Cells Stuart H. Orkin
08:30:00 The Role of the Microenvironment in Breast Cancer Stem Cell Self-renewal Charlotte Kuperwasser
08:30:00 Mechanisms of Genetic and Epigenetic (tumor/stem) Cell Plasticity Thea D. Tlsty
08:30:00 SESSION 7: TUMOR STEM CELL NICHE Thea D. Tlsty
10:15:00 SESSION 8: THERAPIES TARGETING CANCER STEM CELLS AND CANCER STEM CELL PROFILING Jeremy N. Rich
10:15:00 Cancer Stem Cells in Therapeutic Resistance, Tumor Progression, and as Targets Jeremy N. Rich
10:15:00 Targeting Cancer Stem Cells Catriona H. M. Jamieson
10:15:00 Cancer Stem Cells: Are We Missing the Target? Richard J. Jones
12:15:00 CLOSING COMMENTS AND DEPARTURE
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