演講者

PLENARY SPEAKERS

Ferid Murad
(Nobel Laureate)
1674 Oak Ave., Menlo Park, California, 94025,
USA
APPLICATION OF NITRIC OXIDE RESEARCH TO DRUG DEVELOPMENT

Sidney Altman
(Nobel Laureate)
Yale University, New Haven CT,
USA
NOVEL DRUG DESIGN

Stuart Schreiber
Howard Hughes Medical Institute, Harvard University and Broad Institute, Cambridge, MA,
USA
CHEMISTRY TOWARDS NOVEL MECHANISM-OF-ACTION COMPOUNDS IN THERAPEUTICS DISCOVERY

Alexander D MacKerell, Jr.
University of Maryland Computer-Aided Drug Design Center, Department of Pharmaceutical Sciences, School of Pharmacy, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD 21201, USA
CAN CADD DRIVE DRUG DESIGN AND DEVELOPMENT? RAPID ESTIMATION OF RELATIVE BINDING AFFINITIES BASED ON PRE-COMPUTED ENSEMBLES

Shuji Ogino
Chief, Division of MPE Molecular Pathological Epidemiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital:
Professor of Pathology and Epidemiology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Harvard Medical School, and Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Boston, MA,
USA
EMERGING PHARMACO-MPE (MOLECULAR PATHOLOGICAL EPIDEMIOLOGY) AND IMMUNO-MPE FOR PRECISION MEDICINE

Rudolf Jaenisch
Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and Department of Biology, MIT, Cambridge, MA 02124,
USA
EPIGENETICS, STEM CELLS AND DISEASE RESEARCH

Steven A. Carr
Senior Director of Proteomics Broad Institute of MIT and Harvard Boston, MA
United States
Title Awaited

Vladimir Torchilin
University Distinguished Professor Director, Center for Pharmaceutical Biotechnology and Nanomedicine Northeastern University Boston, MA
United States
STIMULI-SENSITIVE MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMBINATION NANOPREPARATIONS OF siRNA AND CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS TO TREAT MULTIDRUG RESISTANT CANCER

Kenneth C. Anderson
Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, 450 Brookline Ave, Boston, MA 02215,
USA
TARGETTING ACHILLES HEELS IN MYELOMA

Stephen J. Elledge
Department of Genetics Harvard Medical School MA
United States
STIMULI-SENSITIVE MULTIFUNCTIONAL COMBINATION NANOPREPARATIONS OF siRNA AND CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS TO TREAT MULTIDRUG RESISTANT CANCER

D.K. Lahiri
Department of Psychiatry and of Medical & Molecular Genetics, IADC, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN,
USA
ROLE OF NON-CODING RNAS IN ALZHEIMER'S DISEASE

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS

M. Amin Arnaout
Massachusetts General Hospital, Department of Medicine, Boston,
United States
Title Awaited

M.I. Choudhary
H.E.J. Research Institute of Chemistry, International Center for Chemical and Biological Sciences, University of Karachi, Karachi,
Pakistan
Biocatranformations of Existing Drugs- Way Forward for Cost Effective Lead Discovery

Food Biotechnology (Track)
SESSION SPEAKERS
Sujata Mohanty
Centre of Biotechnology, Siksha O Anusandhan University,
India
EFFECT OF ENVIRONMENT AND GROWTH PHASE ON CURCUMIN PRODUCTION AND DIFFERENTIAL GENE EXPRESSION IN CU

Industrial and Manufacturing (Track)
SESSION SPEAKERS
Klaus Opwis
Deutsches Textilforschungszentrum Nord-West gGmbH (DTNW), Adlerstr. 1, D-47798 Krefeld,
Germany
TEXTILE-FIXED (BIO-) CATALYSTS

Muhammad Nauman Aftab
Institute of Industrial Biotechnology, Government College University, Lahore,
Pakistan
OPTIMIZATION OF SACCHARIFICATION POTENTIAL FOR PLANT BIOMASS OF RECOMBINANT HEMICELLULASES FROM BACILLUS LICHENIFORMIS ATCC 14580

Irfana Iqbal
Department of Zoology, Lahore College for Women University, Lahore,
Pakistan
CHARACTERIZATION OF GEOBACILLUS STEAROTHERMOPHILUS PROTEASE GENE SUITABLE FOR DETERGENT INDUSTRY

Weiwen Zhang
Laboratory of Synthetic Microbiology, School of Chemical Engineering & Technology, Tianjin University, Tianjin 300072,
P.R. China
SYNTHETIC BIOLOGY OF PHOTOSYNTHETIC CYANOBACTERIA: REGULATION OF TOLERANCE

Zayniddin Muhidinov
Chemistry Institute of the Tajikistan Academy of Sciences, Dushanbe,
Tajikistan
FAT AND WAXES - OTHER VALUABLE PRODUCTS FROM PLANT PROCESSING

POSTER PRESENTERS
Gopinathan Chengalath
Department of Biotechnology, University of Calicut, Kerala,
India
POULTRY FEATHER HYDROLYSATE PRODUCTION BY SOIL MICROBIAL CONSORTIA FOR THE COST EFFECTIVE PRODUCTION OF SUBSPECIES ISRAELENSIS

Jinhee Kim
Vegetable Research Division, National Institute of Horticultural and Herbal Science, Wanju-Gun,
South Korea
DEVELOPMENT OF CANCER VACCINE PRODUCTION SYSTEM USING CHINESE CABBAGE

Medical Biotechnology (Track)
TRACK CHAIRS
Thomas Scheibel
Lehrstuhl Biomaterialialien, Universitat Bayreuth, Universitatsstr. 30/95440 Bayreuth,
Germany
BIOENGINEERING OF SILK PROTEINS FOR BIOMEDICAL APPLICATIONS

Ipsita Roy
Department of Molecular and Applied Biosciences School of Biosciences University of Westminster 115 New Cavendish Street London W1W 6UW
United Kingdom
NATURAL POLYMERS OF BACTERIAL ORIGIN AND THEIR MEDICAL APPLICATIONS

SESSION SPAEKER
Serin M.S.
Mersin University, Faculty of Pharmacy, Department of Pharmaceutical Microbiology,
Turkey
BIOMARKER POTENTIAL OF SEVERAL MIRNAS FOR THE EARLY DIAGNOSIS OF HEPATOCELLULAR CARCINOMA RELATED WITH HBV AND HCV INFECTIONS

Thurai Moorthy
R&D, MultiGEN Diagnostics,
USA
MOLECULAR DX: MEETING CLINICAL EXPECTATIONS

Abu Salim Mustafa
Department of Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Kuwait University,
Kuwait
GENOMIC CHARACTERIZATION OF BRUCELLA STRAINS ISOLATED FROM HUMAN BRUCELLOSIS PATIENTS IN KUWAIT

Zaira Martin-Moldes
Department of Biomedical Engineering, Tufts University, Medford, MA, 02155,
USA
DESIGN OF SILK-CHIMERA BIOMATERIAL BIOINORGANIC INTERFACES RELATED TO MINERALIZATION

Katja Skorb
Biomaterials Department, Max Planck Institute of Colloids and Interfaces,
Germany
SELF-ADAPTIVE AND STIMULI-RESPONSIVE HYBRID POLYELECTROLYTE/ SEMICONDUCTOR BIOSYSTEMS

POSTER PRESENTER
Yilkal Belay
School of Biomedical Sciences, College of Health Sciences, Makerere University, Kampala,
Uganda
THE IMPACT OF INCOMPLETE ACUTE TOXICITY STUDY IN EXPERIMENTAL PHARMACOLOGY: THE BASIC TECHNIQUE IN THE DEVELOPMENT OF UNKNOWN PRODUCTS INTO PHARMACEUTICAL ONE

Nano Biotechnology (Track)
SESSION SPEAKER
Shiwen Huang
China National Rice Research Institute (CNRRI), Hangzhou 311401,
P.R. China
IMPROVEMENT OF AGROCHEMICALS PERFORMANCE BY NANOTECHNOLOGY AND ITS APPLICATION IN AGRICULTURE

POSTER PRESENTER
Carlos Negro
Chemical Engineering Department, Complutense University of Madrid, Madrid,
Spain
ENVIRONMENTAL FRIENDLY IMPROVEMENT OF ANTIBACTERIAL PROPERTIES OF BACTERIAL CELLULOSE NANOFIBERS

Sun Chul Kang
Department of Biotechnology, Daegu University, Kyungsan,
South Korea
GREEN SYNTHESIZED SILVER NANOPARTICLES USING M. GLYPTOSTROBOIDES LEADS TO APOPTOSIS IN HCT-116 CELLS

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology (Track)
INVITED SPEAKERS
Achille Gravanis
Dept. of Pharmacology, Medical School University of Crete, Institute of Molecular Biology & Biotechnology, Foundation of Research & Technology-Hellas, Heraklion 71110,
Greece
SYNTHETIC MICRONEUROTROPHINS IN BRAIN PROTECTION AND FUNCTION

SESSION SPAEKER
Johan Nilvebrant
Department of Protein Technology, KTH - Royal Institute of Technology, Stockholm, Sweden and The Donnelly Centre, University of Toronto, 160 College Street, Room 816, Toronto, M5S 3E1, Ontario,
Canada
ANTIBODY LIBRARIES BASED ON AN AUTONOMOUS HUMAN VARIABLE DOMAIN

L. Rodriguez
Department of Pharmacy, Institute of Pharmacy and Foods, University of Havana,
Cuba
PHARMACOMETRIC APPROACH TO SUPPORT DOSING STRATEGY OF NIMOTUZUMAB IN PATIENTS WITH BREAST CANCER

Sergey Suchkov
I.M.Sechenov First Moscow State Medical University and A.I.Evdokimov Moscow State University of Medicine and Dentistry, Moscow, Russia and Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Moscow,
Russia
ANTIBODY-PROTEASES AS A NOVEL BIOMARKER AND THUS THE UNIQUE TARGET TO MANAGE DEMYELINATION: A GREEN LIGHT TO BE OPENED FOR BIOPHARMA

Walter Schubert
M.D. ToposNomos Ltd, Human Toponome Project, Munic,
Germany
TISSUE WORLDS2.0: MUS-ICR ROBOTICS DECODING THE DARK SPACE OF DISEASES-EXPERIENCE WITH ALS TO THERAPY

Evan B. Siegel
Regulatory Department, Ground Zero Pharmaceuticals,
USA
ADVANCING NEW BIOTECHNOLOGY PRODUCTS INTO CLINICAL TRIALS AND MARKETING APPLICATIONS

Guifu Dai
School of Life Sciences Zhengzhou University,
China
IN VIVO INHIBITORY ACTIVITY OF ANDROGRAPHOLIDE DERIVATIVE ADN-9 AGAINST LIVER CANCER AND ITS MECHANISM

POSTER PRESENTER
Swami Shraddhamayananda
Monk in Charge of Medical Unit at Belur Math, Ramakrishna Mission, Charitable Dispensary, Belur Math, Howrah, West Bengal,
India
EARLY RECOVERY OF SKIN WARTS BY SIMPLE HOMEOPATHIC MEDICINES - A STUDY IN 200 CASES

Yanchuan Guo
Key Laboratory of Photochemical Conversion and Functional Materials, Technical Institute of Physics and Chemistry, Chinese Academy of Sciences, Beijing,
People's Republic of China
THE EFFECT OF DIFFERENT MOLECULAR WEIGHT COLLAGEN PEPTIDES ON MC3T3-E1 CELLS DIFFERENTIATION

Liying Zhang
Key Lab of Biotechnology and Biosource Utilization, Ministry of Education, Dalian Minzu University, Dalian, 116600,
China
THE ASSEMBLING OF MOLECULAR SWITCHES BASED ON THE CHEMICAL MECHANISM OF CELL TRANSMEMBRANE SIGNAL TRANSDUCTION

Baoquan Liu
Key Lab of Biotechnology and Biosource Utilization, Ministry of Education, Dalian Minzu University, Dalian, 116600,
China
HYDROPHOBIC CHAINS OF THE PEPLIPOID REGULATE THE BEHAVIOR OF THE LIPOSOME COMPLEXES IN VIVO

Plant and Environment (Track)
TRACK CHAIRS
Masaru Ohme-Takagi
Graduate School of Science and Engineering, Saitama University, Saitama 388-8570,
Japan
NEGATIVE REGULATIONS PLAY A ROLE AS "KEYSTONES" FOR THE CONTROL OF PHYSIOLOGICAL ACTIVITIES IN PLANTS

Hong-Qing Ling
The State Key Laboratory of Plant Cell and Chromosome Engineering, Institute of Genetics and Developmental Biology, Chinese Academy of Sciences, No. 1 West Beichen Road, Chaoyang District, Beijing 100101,
China
MOLECULAR REGULATION MECHANISMS OF IRON UPTAKE AND HOMEOSTASIS IN PLANTS

SESSION SPEAKERS
Ling Yuan
Department of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY 40506,
USA
PLANT GENOME EDITING FOR THE PRODUCTION OF VALUABLE PROTEINS

Tomokazu Kawashima
Dept. of Plant and Soil Sciences, University of Kentucky, 1405 Veterans Dr., 321 Plant Science Building, Lexington, KY 40546-0312,
USA
EXTENDED COMPARATIVE GENOMICS TO IDENTIFY AGRICULTURALLY USEFUL GENES IN PLANTS

Brian Vande Berg
Director of Pest Control Traits, Bayer CropScience, Crop Science Division, Research & Development (Trait Research), 3500 Paramount Parkway, Morrisville, NC 27560,
USA
TRAIT COMPONENTS TO SUPPORT AN INTEGRATED R&D STRATEGY

Robert Bensen
Genetics Group, Syngenta Seeds Research, 317 Hwy 19 Blvd, Stanton, MN,
USA
IMPROVING DROUGHT TOLERANCE INCROP PLANTS: AN INDUSTRY PERSPECTIVE

Junhua Peng
College of Agriculture, Guangdong Ocean University, Zhanjiang, Guangdong 524088, China and The State Key Lab of Crop Breeding Technology Innovation & Integration, China National Seed Group Co., Ltd., Wuhan, Hubei 430206,
China
MOLECULAR REGULATION MECHANISMS OF IRON UPTAKE AND HOMEOSTASIS IN PLANTS

Huixia Shou
State Key Laboratory of Plant Physiology and Biochemistry, College of Life Sciences, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou 310058,
China
REGULATION OF PHOSPHATE HOMOSTASIS VIA THE UBIQUITIN-CONJUGATING E2 ENZYME, PHO2 AND A RING-TYPE E3 UBIQUITIN-LIGASE, OSNLA1 IN RICE

POSTER PRESENTER
Kai-Chee Loh
Department of Chemical & Biomolecular Engineering, National University of Singapore,
Singapore
TREATMENT OF BIOGAS DIGESTATE USING A BACTERIAL-ALGAL PROCESS

Yashmika Jeon
Department of Chemistry and Physics, University of Kwa Zulu Natal, Durban,
South Africa
IMMOBILISATION OF ACINETOBACTER, ISOLATED FROM CONTAMINATED SOIL, ONTO CROSSLINKED RESIN

Regenerative Medicine (Track)
TRACK SECRETARY
Michele Goodhardt
Directeur de Recherche, CNRS INSERM UMRS 1126 Institut Universitaire d'Hematologie Hopital Saint-Louis 1, Av. Claude Vellefaux 75010 Paris,
France
Title Awaited

SESSION SPEAKERS
Bruno Delorme
R&D Director of Macopharma Corp.,
France
THE CONCEPT OF MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS: FROM THEIR DISCOVERY TO INNOVATIVE MSC-DERIVED THERAPIES

Mina Tadjalli
Department of Anatomical Sciences, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz 71345-1731,
Iran
EFFECT OF LAMININ ON NEUROTROPHIC FACTORS EXPRESSION IN SCHWANN-LIKE CELLS INDUCED FROM HUMAN ADIPOSE-DERIVED STEM CELLS IN VITRO

S.N. Dehghani
Department of Surgery, School of Veterinary Medicine, Shiraz University, Shiraz,
Iran
INDUCTION OF LIVER CIRRHOSIS AND TREATMENT OF CIRRHOTIC LIVER BY MESENCHYMAL STEM CELLS DERIVED FROM ADIPOSE TISSUE IN RAT MODEL

Swami Shraddhamayananda
Monk in Charge of Medical Unit at Belur Math, Ramakrishna Mission Charitable Dispensary, Belur Math, Howrah, West Bengal,
India
PERFECT REGENERATION IN BURN INJURY FOLLOWING ALTERNATIVE MEDICINE THERAPY

Hae Lin Jang
Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, USA
USA
AN EXPLANATION OF THE RATIO BETWEEN HYDROXYAPATITE AND WHITLOCKITE IN BONE: INTERPLAY OF THE TWO MAJOR NANOCRYSTALS FOR BONE FORMATION

Metiner Tosun
Faculty of Medicine, Izmir University of Economics, Izmir,
Turkey
FUNCTIONAL GENOMICS ANALYSIS OF HEPATOCELLULAR TUMOR-INITIATING CELLS

Jung Park
Division of Molecular Pediatrics, Department of Pediatrics, University of Erlangen-Nuremberg, Erlangen,
Germany
ELECTRIC FIELD-GUIDED STEM CELL DIFFERENTIATION ON TIO2 NANOTUBULAR SURFACES

POSTER PRESENTER
Jei Ha Lee
Department of Radiation Biology, Environmental Radiation Research Group & Radiation Biotechnology and Applied Radioisotope Korea University of Science and Technology(UST), Korea Atomic Energy Research Institute, Daejeon,
South Korea
TESCALCIN IS INVOLVED IN ACQUISITION OF EMT-ASSOCIATED CANCER STEM CELL VIA SRC/STAT3/ALDH1 PATHWAY

OTHERS (Track)
POSTER PRESENTERS
Chanikarn Srinark
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Nakorn Pathom,
Thailand
EFFECT OF PORCINE FOLLICULAR FLUID (PFF) PROTEIN OF LARGE SIZE FOLLICLE ON GRANULOSA CELL VIABILITY

Natthason Buranathanasin
Department of Biology, Faculty of Science, Silpakorn University, Nakorn Pathom,
Thailand
LUTEAL PHASE OF PORCINE FOLLICULAR FLUID SECRETION EFFECT ON PRIMARY OVIDUCTAL EPITHELIUM CELL