Biotech China 2014
CYTOKINE-BASED THERAPEUTICS
The Moscone North Convention Center
747 Howard Street
San Francisco-94103, CA
www.PEGSummit.com
Molecular diagnostics

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DEVELOPING WORLD

Molecular Diagnostics
Mastering Medicinal Chemistry
Pathway Analysis
Stem Cells Congress
R&D Risk Mitigation
Clinical Trials Asia
Preclinical Development
Translational Medicine
Cytokine-Based Therapeutics
Cancer Molecular Markers
Trends in Drug Safety
THE PREDOMINANT DISCOVERY, DIAGNOSTIC, AND DEVELOPMENT EVENT

Schedule of Presentations:

Tuesday, March 25, 2008
07:00:00 Registration Open
08:00:00 PLENARY KEYNOTE SESSION
09:45:00 End of Day
Wednesday, March 26, 2008
07:00:00 Registration Open
08:00:00 PLENARY KEYNOTE SESSION
09:40:00 Grand Opening Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall
11:00:00 Chairperson’s Remarks TARGETING INTERLEUKINS AND INTERFERONS
11:10:00 IFNs and IFN Antagonists in Disease and Clinical Applications Sergei V Kotenko
11:40:00 CNS Inflammatory Diseases Charles E Egwuagu
12:10:00 Inflammatory Disease Bailin Liang
12:40:00 Technology Spotlight
13:10:00 Walk & Talk Luncheon in the Exhibit Hall
14:15:00 Chairperson’s Remarks DEVELOPING CHEMOKINE ANTAGONISTS Ziwei Huang
14:20:00 Mechanism of Recognition and Signaling in Chemokine Receptors Implications for AIDS, Cancer, Immune Diseases and Stem Cell- Ziwei Huang
14:50:00 Sch527123-a Potent CXCR2 Antagonist R. William Hipkin
15:20:00 Targeting CCR9 A Novel Approach to the Treatment of Inflammatory Bowel Disorders Matthew Walters
15:50:00 Mozobil A CXCR4 Antagonist for Hematopoietic Stem Cell Mobilization Simon p Fricker
16:20:00 Reception in the Exhibit Hall Sponsorship Available
17:00:00 Break-out Discussions in the Exhibit Hall
18:00:00 End of Session
18:00:00 End of Session
Thursday, March 27, 2008
08:25:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Ziwei Huang
08:30:00 Chemokines and Chemokine Receptors: Novel Targets in Atherosclerosis, Multiple Sclerosis and Insulin Resistance Israel F Charo
09:00:00 New Integrated Technologies Based on Receptor Structural Prediction and Target-Directed Chemistry to Develop Cytokine- Based Therapeutics Sameer Kawatkar
09:30:00 Targeting CCR7 to Regulate T Cell-Dependent Immune Responses William O. Hancock
10:00:00 Technology Spotlight (Sponsorship Available)
10:15:00 Technology Spotlight (Sponsorship Available)
10:30:00 Poster Competition & Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall
11:30:00 Panel Discussion: Drug Discovery Targeting Protein-Protein Interactions
12:30:00 Luncheon Workshop (Sponsorship Available) or Lunch on Your Own
13:30:00 Break
13:45:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Iqbal S Grewal
14:20:00 Preclinical Studies of Anti-OX40L in TH2-Driven Diseases Sarah Hymowitz
14:50:00 TWEAKing Infl ammatory Disease by a Multifunctional Cytokine Linda Burkly
15:20:00 Plenary Keynote Speaker Jerri Nielsen
16:00:00 Ice Cream Refreshment Break in the Exhibit Hall with BEST OF SHOW AWARDS
16:45:00 The Role of BAFF in Autoimmunity is T Cell-Independent but Requires MyD88 Signaling Geoff MacKay
17:15:00 Novel Ways to Target TNF Family Members for Infl ammation Sanjay Khare
17:55:00 End of Session
Friday, March 28, 2008
08:30:00 Chairperson’s Remarks Thomas Hamilton
08:35:00 Post-Transcriptional Controls of Cytokine Expression Thomas Hamilton
09:05:00 Regulation and Function of Infl ammatory TH17 Cells Chunchun dong
09:35:00 The Regulatory Role of SIGIRR in Colonic Epithelial Homeostasis, Infl ammation and Tumorigenesis Xiaoxia Li
10:05:00 Technology Spotlight (Sponsorship Available)
10:20:00 Coffee Break in the Foyer
11:00:00 Panel Discussion: Cytokine Networks and the Challenge of Targeted Therapies
12:00:00 Luncheon Workshop (Sponsorship Available) or Lunch on Your Own
13:00:00 Chairperson’s Remarks
13:05:00 Targeting Cytokine Interactions with Glycosaminoglycans to Modulate Infl ammation Rafael Fernandez Botran
13:35:00 Cytokine Receptor Signaling in Hematopoietic Stem Cells andMyeloprolferative Diseases Weida Tong
14:05:00 Title to Be Determined Vishva M. Dixit
14:35:00 NLRX1: A Novel Inhibitor of Mitochondrial Antiviral Signaling and Type 1 Interferon C Moore
15:05:00 Close of Conference
4th Annual Pharma R&D Asia Congress
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