9th Annual Biomarkers Congress
The TGF-β Superfamily: Signaling in Development and Disease
Il Ciocco, Lucca, Italy
Il Ciocco, Lucca, Italy
Il Ciocco, Lucca, Italy
https://secure.faseb.org/faseb/meetings/Summrconf/Programs/11794.pdf
To honor Dr. Anita Roberts, who discovered TGF-β, the Anita Roberts Memorial Fund of the Foundation for the NIH will be sponsoring 2 (two) competitive awards.
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https://secure.faseb.org/faseb/meetings/Summrconf/Programs/11794.pdf

Schedule of Presentations:

Sunday, August 21, 2011
16:00:00 Conference Registration
18:00:00 FASEB Opening Reception
19:00:00 Dinner
20:45:00 Skin Stem Cells, TGF-β Signaling and Cancer Elaine Fuchs
Monday, August 22, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:55:00 Session 1 | Signaling Mechanisms I Lalage M. Wakefield
09:00:00 Welcome from FASEB
09:15:00 Smad3 in tumorigenesis-insights from "omics" Lalage M. Wakefield
09:45:00 Regulation of nuclear Smad function by ADP-ribosylation and ubiquitylation Aristidis Moustakas
10:15:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
10:30:00 Group photo & FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00:00 Spatial regulation of BMP activity in vertebrate embryos Caroline S. Hill
11:30:00 The role of hnRNPNE1 in TGFβ-mediated EMT Philip H Howe
12:00:00 Intersection of Hippo and TGFbeta Signalling Jeff Wrana
12:30:00 Lunch
13:15:00 Free Afternoon
17:00:00 Poster Session 1
19:30:00 Dinner
20:25:00 Session 2 | Development I Elizabeth Robertson
20:30:00 Cell fate decisions in the early mouse embryo Elizabeth Robertson
21:00:00 Cardiovascular derivatives of human pluripotent stem cells in disease and drug discovery Christine Mummery
21:30:00 BMPs in neuronal morphogenesis Liliana Attisano
22:00:00 Role of TGF-ß receptors in vascular development and diseases Paul Oh
22:30:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
Tuesday, August 23, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:55:00 Session 3 | TGF-ß and Cancer Xiao-Fan Wang
09:00:00 TGF-β, microRNAs and tumor metastasis Xiao-Fan Wang
09:30:00 Mechanisms of TGF-β enhancement of tumor progression Harold L Moses
10:00:00 Mechanisms of EMT and metastasis stimulated by TGF-β William Schiemann
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00:00 Distinct roles of individual Smads in skin and head&neck cancer Xiao-Jing Wang
11:30:00 TGF-β/Hippo pathway interactions in melanoma Alain Mauviel
12:00:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:15:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:20:00 Lunch
13:15:00 Free Afternoon Optional Trip to Barga
17:00:00 Poster Session 2
19:30:00 Dinner
20:25:00 Session 4 | System and Structural Biology of TGF-ß signaling Arthur Lander
20:30:00 Constraints, objectives and tradeoffs in BMP-mediated patterning Arthur Lander
21:00:00 Quantitative analysis of transient and sustained TGF-ß signaling dynamics Xuedong Liu
21:30:00 Promiscuity and specificity in BMP receptor activation Thomas Mueller
22:00:00 Dynamics and dimerization in TGF-beta signal transduction Andrew P. Hinck
22:30:00 short talks selected from submitted abstracts
Wednesday, August 24, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:55:00 Session 5 | Signaling II Kohei miyazono
09:00:00 TGF-beta signaling in regulation of cancer stem cells and nichemiyazono, Kohei miyazono
09:30:00 Role of microRNAs in TGFβ signaling Stefano Piccolo
10:00:00 Mechanism of Smad-dependent microRNA maturation Akiko Hata
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00:00 Phosphatases in growth factor signaling Xin-Hua Feng
11:30:00 TGF-beta Superfamily Co-Receptors in Homeostasis and Diseas Gerry Blobe
12:00:00 TGFβ and BMP receptors display different modes of oligomeric interactions at the plasma membrane Yoav I Henis
12:30:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
12:45:00 Lunch
13:30:00 Free Afternoon
17:00:00 Poster Session 3
19:30:00 Dinner
20:25:00 Session 6 | Development II Daniel Raftery
20:30:00 BMP signaling, live in 5D Daniel Raftery
21:00:00 Regulation of Drosophila tissue growth by opposing BMP and Activin signals Michael F. O'Connor
21:30:00 Dynamic BMP signaling control in robust dorsal-ventral patterning Hidehiko Inomata
22:00:00 Smad-10 affects TGFβ trafficking Richard Padgett
22:30:00 short talk selected from the abstracts
Thursday, August 25, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:55:00 Session 7 | TGFß signaling and disease Harold Dietz
09:00:00 Matrix-Dependent Perturbation of TGFbeta Signaling and Disease Harold Dietz
09:30:00 Role of TGFß in T cell memory Richard A. Flavell
10:00:00 TGFβ receptor signaling in tumor angiogenesis and metastasis Peter ten Dijke
10:30:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
11:00:00 Activation of TGFß signaling Rik Derynck
11:30:00 TBD Jonathan Yingling
12:00:00 Role of SnoN-Smad interaction in embryonic development Kunxin Luo
12:30:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts Business Meeting
12:45:00 Lunch
13:45:00 Free Afternoon Optional Trip to Lucca
16:55:00 Session 8 | Young Investigators Peter ten Dijke
17:00:00 TGFß signaling in the network of tumor-stromal interactions in breast cancer metastasis
17:20:00 Dynamic modulation of TGFbeta signalling during metastasis Erik Sahai
17:40:00 Molecular Regulation of Th17-associated cytokie gene expression Liang Zhou
18:00:00 Wingless signals through Mad to restrict mitosis in the Peripheral Nervous System during Drosophila wing development Stuart Newfeld
18:20:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
18:35:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
18:50:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
19:05:00 Short Talk Selected From Submitted Abstracts
19:20:00 Business meeting
20:00:00 Dinner | Party
Friday, August 26, 2011
07:30:00 Breakfast
08:25:00 Session 9 | TGFβ signaling and Stem cell regulation Joan Massagué
08:30:00 A Smad epigenetic switch in stem cell regulation Joan Massagué
09:00:00 Differential actions of activin and GDF11 on proliferation and fate choice by neural stem cells Anne L Calof
09:30:00 TGFß1-induced migration of BMSCs to couple bone resorption and formation: A potential therapeutic target for bone remodeling disorder Xu Cao
10:00:00 FASEB Sponsored Coffee Break
10:30:00 Controlling stem cell fate by small molecule modulators of TGFβ pathway Sheng Ding
11:00:00 The Role of TGFß signaling in pluripotency and differentiation in human embryonic stem cells. Ali H. Brivanlou
11:30:00 Closing Comments
11:45:00 Departures Boxed Lunches Available
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