Biotech China 2014
11th Cytokines and Inflammation
The Westin Gaslamp Quarter San Diego
910 Broadway Circle
San Diego, CA
11th Cytokines and Inflammation
Global Technology Community 
San Diego

Schedule of Presentations:

Thursday, January 31, 2013
06:00:00 Targeting the BAFF Axis in Systemic Autoimmune Diseases William Stohl
07:00:00 Continental Breakfast & Registration
07:55:00 Welcome & Opening Remarks
08:00:00 Development of Peginterferon Lambda for the Treatment of Chronic Hepatitis C and Hepatitis B Juan Carlos Lopez-Talavera
08:35:00 Differential Responsiveness of Human Hepatocytes and Blood Leukocytes to Interferon-alpha and -lambda Raymond Donnelly
09:25:00 Targeting the Common Gamma Chain Receptor (CD132) as an Anti-inflammatory Therapeutic
09:50:00 Morning Networking Break
10:30:00 Potential Role of IL-20 in the Pathogenesis of Rheumatoid Arthritis Ian Ahnfelt-Ronne
10:55:00 Targeting SCF in Chronic Pulmonary Disease Nicholas W. Lukacs
11:20:00 Therapeutic Targeting of the Chemokine System Amanda E.I. Proudfoot Fichard
11:45:00 Mucosal Delivery of IL-27 Attenuates Murine Enterocolitis via T Cell-derived IL-10 Scott K. Durum
12:10:00 Lunch on Your Own
13:45:00 Modeling the Distinct Roles for IL-23 and IL-17 in Inflammatory Bowel Disease Using mdr1a-/- Mice Jennifer Towne
14:10:00 Formylpeptide Receptor2 Contributes to Colon Epithelial Homeostasis, Inflammation, and Tumorigenesis Ji Ming Wang
14:35:00 CD8 T Cell Derived IFN-g – nipping Respiratory Viral Replication in the Epithelial Bud Shahram Salek-Ardakani
15:00:00 Lung Fibrosis and iBALT Formation: A Connection Through gp130 Cytokines? Carl D. Richards
15:25:00 Afternoon Networking Break
15:55:00 PRESENTATION Robert Umek
16:20:00 IL-17 Signaling in Autoimmunity Xiaoxia Li
16:45:00 Alternative Splicing in the Human IL-23 Receptor Modifies the Development of Functional Th17 cells Grant Gallagher
17:10:00 Coordinate Regulation of Lipid Metabolism and Inflammation by the Liver X Receptors Steven Bensinger
17:35:00 Novel Therapeutics to Target Cancer Inflammation Hua Yu
18:00:00 Networking Reception and Poster Session
Friday, February 1, 2013
06:00:00 New Presentation
07:30:00 Continental Breakfast
08:00:00 Mast Cell-derived Cytokines Induce Tolerogenic Properties in Dendritic Cells Arthur A. Hurwitz
08:25:00 Emerging Biology of TWEAK/Fn14 Pathway in Neuromuscular Diseases Timothy S. Zheng
08:50:00 BAFF-R Signaling in Normal and Malignant B Cells Robert C. Rickert
09:15:00 New Solutions for Comparative Biomarker Analysis: Luminex Technology and Flow Cytometry
09:40:00 Anti-tumor Effects of Alarmins Joost J. Oppenheim
10:15:00 Morning Networking Break
10:45:00 Th2 Mediators and Innate Immune Cells in Particulate-induced Inflammation Christopher T. Migliaccio
11:10:00 Host Response to Chronic Interferon-gamma Expression: Lessons Being Learned from Mouse Models Howard A. Young
11:35:00 Ubiquitination Regulates TNF Family Signaling Domagoj Vucic
12:00:00 Oral Presentations from Exemplary Submitted Abstracts
12:30:00 Lunch Provided by GTC
13:30:00 Targeting Cytokines in the Appropriate Patient Subsets
13:55:00 Killing from within, PEG-IL-10 Activates Tumor Resident CD8 T Cells Martin Oft
14:45:00 A microRNA-directed Program of Effector CD8+ T Cell Differentiation Sara Trifari
15:35:00 Oral Presentations from Exemplary Submitted Abstracts
16:00:00 Conference Concludes
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