Thematic Programs

International Symposium1: Cancer Etiology


Information

The goal of this first symposium of the program “Cancer- from Biology to Acceptance” is to gather top class researchers on Hippo Pathway, RASopathy, Cell Cycle, Transcriptional Regulation, and Oncology together to present their research and discuss about trends on Cancer etiology. Furthermore, this symposium also aims to encourage young researchers to develop their works on cancer research through the discussion and presentation during the sessions.

Date

September 24, 2019 – September 25, 2019

Venue

International Conference Room, Smart Aging International Research Center, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Seiryo Campus, Tohoku University [Access]

Invited Speakers  [Jul. 30, 2019 Updated]

Suk-Chul Bae (Chungbuk National University)
Pau Castel (University of California, San Francisco)
Paul Clarke (University of Queensland)
Toru Hirota (Cancer Institute)
Yoshiaki Ito (National University of Singapore)
Atsushi Kaneda (Chiba University)
Yutaka Kondo (Nagoya University)
Toshiro Moroishi (Kumamoto University)
Hideki Muramatsu (Nagoya University)
Hyun Woo Park (Yonsei University)
Jeffrey D. Parvin (Ohio State University)
Marsha R. Rosner (University of Chicago)
Akiko Takahashi (Cancer Institute)
Bin Tean Teh (National University of Singapore)
Yasuhiro Yamada (University of Tokyo)

Speakers  [Jul. 30, 2019 Updated]

Yoko Aoki (Tohoku University)
Kazuhiko Igarashi (Tohoku University)
Yuichiro Nakajima (Tohoku University)
Kojiro Mukai (Tohoku University)
Kozo Tanaka (Tohoku University)

Time Schedule  [Sep. 13, 2019 Updated]

Tuesday, September 24, 2019
08:30 – 09:00
Registration
09:00 – 09:15
Opening remark
Yoshiaki Maeda (Tohoku University)
Keiko Nakayama (Tohoku University)
Signaling pathways 1
09:15 – 09:45
Yoko Aoki (Tohoku University)
RASopathies : genetic syndromes associated with the Ras/MAPK pathway
09:45 – 10:15
Hideki Muramatsu (Nagoya University)
Integrated Molecular Profiling of Juvenile Myelomonocytic Leukemia
10:15 – 10:45
Yuichiro Nakajima (Tohoku University)
Non-autonomous stress responses during tumor-host interactions in Drosophila
10:45 – 11:15
Pau Castel (University of California, San Francisco)
RIT1 oncoproteins in Noonan syndrome and lung cancer
11:15 – 11:30
Break
Signaling pathways 2
11:30 – 12:00
Toshiro Moroishi (Kumamoto University)
The Hippo pathway in cancer and immunity
12:00 – 12:20
Kojiro Mukai (Tohoku University)
Endosomal phosphatidylserine is critical for the YAP signalling pathway in proliferating cells
12:20 – 12:50
Hyun Woo Park (Yonsei University)
Regulation of Hippo Pathway Transcription Factor TEAD in Cancer Biology
13:00 – 14:00
Lunch
Cell cycle and checkpoint
14:00 – 14:30
Toru Hirota (Cancer Institute)
A robust control of mitotic transitions prevents chromosome missegregation
14:30 – 15:00
Kozo Tanaka (Tohoku University)
Defective chromosome dynamics as a cause of erroneous kinetochore-microtubule attachment and chromosomal instability in cancer
15:00 – 15:30
Akiko Takahashi (Cancer Institute)
The roles of cellular senescence in cancer microenvironment
15:30 – 16:00
Jeffrey D. Parvin (Ohio State University)
The impact of sequence variants on protein function
16:00 – 16:30
Paul Clarke (University of Queensland)
Control of mitosis and mitotic cell death by tumour suppressors and oncogenes
16:30 – 16:40
Break
Poster preview
16:40 – 17:20
Flash presentations, 18 posters
17:20 – 20:00
Poster presentation
18:00 – 20:00
Reception
Wednesday, September 25, 2019
08:30 – 09:00
Registration
Genomics and epigenomics
09:00 – 09:30
Yasuhiro Yamada (University of Tokyo)
Dissecting cancer biology with iPS cell technology
09:30 – 10:00
Atsushi Kaneda (Chiba University)
Identification of critical AR-V7 downstream targets and aberrant super-enhancer regulation in castration resistant prostate cancer
10:00 – 10:30
Yutaka Kondo (Nagoya University)
Long non-coding RNA as an essential regulator of DNA replication in cancers
10:30 – 11:00
Bin Tean Teh (National University of Singapore)
Genomic, Epigenomic and Immunological studies of Cholangiocarcinoma in Diverse Populations.
11:00 – 11:20
Break
Gene network
11:20 – 11:50
Yoshiaki Ito (National University of Singapore)
Two types of stem cells in stomach corpus
11:50 – 12:20
Suk-Chul Bae (Chungbuk National University)
RUNX3 is a pioneer factor of the restriction point
12:20 – 12:50
Kazuhiko Igarashi (Tohoku University)
BACH1 gene regulatory network for pancreatic cancer cell metastasis
12:50 – 13:20
Marsha R. Rosner (University of Chicago)
Rewiring Signaling Pathways in Cancer Cells
13:20 – 13:30
Closing remark
Yoshiaki Ito (National University of Singapore)

Event Registration  [Sep. 20, 2019 Updated]

Closed
*On-site registration is available.

In cooperation with

Advanced Graduate Program for Future Medicine and Health Care, Tohoku University

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Contact

Email: tfc*proj.med.tohoku.ac.jp (change*to @)