9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
2nd Oxford Symposium on Epigenetic Mechanisms in Health and Disease
Park End St
OX1 1HP
Headington, Oxford , UK
http://www.thesgc.org/symposia/episymp2010/programme.php

Schedule of Presentations:

Friday, December 9, 2011
08:00:00 Registration
08:30:00 Introduction
08:55:00 Session 1 | Chromatin modifications and inflammation
09:00:00 Session 1 | Plenary Lecture: The epigenome and the control of inflammatory gene expression Gioacchino Natoli
10:00:00 Coffee Break
10:30:00 Session 1 | Chromatin modifying enzymes: their function and role in cancer. Tony Kouzarides
11:00:00 Session 1 | NF-κB methylation and Inflammation Or Gozani
11:30:00 Session 1 | Diabetic complications as a result of prior poor glycemic control mediated by persistent gene activating epigenetic changes
12:00:00 Session 1 | Inflammation, HMGB1 and nucleosomes
12:30:00 Session 1 | An epigenetic switch linking inflammation to cancer Kevin Struhl
13:00:00 Lunch Break
13:55:00 Session 2 | Epigenetic control of Inflammation
14:00:00 Session 2 | TBA Ian Adcock
14:30:00 Sessions 2 | Writers, Readers, and Erasers: Dynamic chromatin remodelling events dictate the immune cell phenotype
15:00:00 Coffee Break
15:30:00 Sessions 2 | Silencing inflammatory genes in T lymphocyte immunity and tolerance
16:00:00 Sessions 2 | Methylation matters: epigenetic control of Foxp3 expression in stable regulatory T cells Jochen Huehn
16:30:00 Sessions 2 | Epigenetics in Autoimmunity
Saturday, December 10, 2011
08:55:00 Sessions 3 | From Biology to Medicine: targeting the reader domains Christopher Schofield
09:00:00 Sessions 3 | Plenary Lecture: Epigenetic control of inflammation Alexander Tarakhovsky
10:00:00 Sessions 3 | Targeting Bromo domains for selective ligand design Stefan Knapp
10:30:00 Coffee Break
11:00:00 Sessions 3 | Discovery of potent and selective small molecule inhibitors of the BET family bromodomains demonstrate the tractability of this reader class for drug discovery
11:30:00 Sessions 3 | Selective inhibition of BET family bromodomains
12:00:00 Lunch Break
13:25:00 Sessions 4 | Epigenetic Target discovery in cancer and inflammation
13:30:00 Sessions 4 | Epigenetic control and drug discovery Nicholas B La Thangue
14:00:00 Sessions 4 | The Protein Arginine Deiminases: Therapeutic targets for Rheumatoid Arthritis, Colitis, and Cancer Paul Thompson
14:30:00 Coffee Break
15:00:00 Sessions 4 | Novel Small molecule Inhibitors of KMT7, A Lysine Mono-Methyltransferase Caroline Benn
15:30:00 Sessions 4 | TBA Anand Ganesan
16:00:00 Concluding remarks
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