Biotech China 2014
Trends in Cancer Diagnostics - Early Detection and Optimum Therapy


NW Washington, DC
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Trends in Cancer Diagnostics - Early Detection and Optimum Therapy

Schedule of Presentations:

Tuesday, August 24, 2010
07:30:00 Registration
07:35:00 Morning Coffee
08:25:00 DEEP SEQUENCING OF CANCER GENOMES: Identifying Candidate Genes
08:30:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Jorge A. León
08:40:00 Molecular Profiling - The Future of Cancer Treatment Hans Lehrach
09:10:00 Development of Personalized Tumor Biomarkers Using Massively Parallel Sequencing Rebecca Leary
09:40:00 Expression Profiling of microRNAs in Ovarian Cancer Using Deep Sequencing Chad Creighton
10:10:00 Coffee Break
10:50:00 ONCOLOGY BIOMARKERS
10:55:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Jorge A. León
11:00:00 High Throughput Cancer Diagnostic Discovery and Development in Using Somamers: Slow Off-Rate Modified Aptamers Stephen A. Williams
11:30:00 Combined Tissue and Blood Tests Based on a Novel Biomarker for Predicting and Real Time Monitoring of Breast Cancer Recurrence Ginette Serrero
11:55:00 FUNDING OPPORTUNITIES IN CANCER DIAGNOSTICS
12:00:00 Technology Funding Opportunities at the National Cancer Institute Avraham Rasooly
12:30:00 Luncheon Presentation (Sponsorship Available) or Lunch on Your Own
13:55:00 SERUM PROFILING
14:00:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Myla Lai-Goldman
14:10:00 Rapid Mass Spectrometric Metabolic Profiling of Blood Sera Detects Ovarian Cancer with High Accuracy John McDonald
14:40:00 ColoVantage–A Test for Colorectal Cancer Using Methylated Septin 9 DNA in Plasma Kasinathan Muralidharan
15:10:00 Refreshment Break
16:00:00 Interactive Panel: Practical Approach for Developing Predictive Diagnostics
16:05:00 Moderator: Myla Lai-Goldman
16:10:00 Panelists: Felix Frueh, Stephen Little
17:00:00 Opening Reception in the Exhibit Hall
18:00:00 Close of Day
Wednesday, August 25, 2010
07:00:00 Registration
07:30:00 Breakfast Presentation (Sponsorship Available)
08:20:00 CIRCULATING ENDOTHELIAL AND STEM CELLS
08:25:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Alexander L. Weis
08:30:00 Microfluidic Chips that Enable the Capture, Enumeration, and Characterization of Circulating Tumor Cells: Current State of the Art and Clinical Implications Gary Palmer, Mara Aspinall
09:00:00 Molecular Expressions of Circulating Tumor Cells (CTCs) to Guide Targeted Cancer Therapies and Improve Patient Care Alexander L. Weis
09:30:00 What can FISH tell us about Rare Circulating Cells? Mark Carle Connelly
10:00:00 Networking Coffee Break, Exhibit & Poster Viewing
10:40:00 Targeted Gold Nanoparticles in Cancer Diagnostics of Circulating Tumor Cells Kattesh Katti
11:10:00 PREDICTING CLINICAL OUTCOME
11:15:00 Discovering Biomarkers to Predict Clinical Outcome K. Stephen Suh
11:45:00 New Individualized, Cell Based, High Throughput Method for Determining the Drug Sensitivity Pattern in Cancer Patients Henriette Skribek
12:10:00 PLENARY KEYNOTE SESSION | SHAPING THE FUTURE OF CANCER PATHWAY-BASED MEDICINE
12:15:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Harry Glorikian
12:20:00 Comprehensive Cancer Genome Diagnostics in the Era of Targeted Therapy Jeffrey S. Ross
12:50:00 Emerging Stakeholders in Personalized Medicine Harry Glorikian
13:20:00 Luncheon Presentation (Sponsorship Available) or Lunch on Your Own
14:00:00 Close of Trends in Cancer Diagnostics Conference
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