Symposium in molecular medicine & precision medicine

NCMM presents a special symposium featuring eight international guest speakers.


Chair: Emma Haapaniemi

10:30  Sebastian Waszak, EMBL Heidelberg, Germany: The genetic landscape of childhood brain tumors: molecular mechanisms and clinical implications

10:55  Joy Wolfram, Mayo Clinic, Florida, US: Extracellular vesicles for therapeutic and diagnostic use

11:20  Davide Seruggia, Boston Children's Hospital and Harvard Medical School, US: Dissecting functions of chromatin modifiers with CRISPR / Cas9

11:45  Rio Sugimura, Center for iPS Cell Research and Application, Kyoto University, Japan: Spatial and temporal regulation of human developmental hematopoiesis

12:10  Coffee Break & Light refreshments

12:40  Dennis Jeppesen, Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville, US: Novel Secretion Pathways in Cancer

13:05  Fangjie Zhu, University of Cambridge, UK: Bottom-up Approaches to Decode Biological Supramolecular Interactions

13:30   Thomas Gonatopoulos-Pournatzis, Donnelly Center, University of Toronto, Canada: Exon-centric functional genomics uncovers splice variants underlying normal physiology & disease-related phenotypes

13:55   Barbara Mair, Donnelly Center, University of Toronto, Canada: Global genetic requirements for cell fitness and protein expression


Published Nov. 14, 2019 11:21 AM - Last modified Nov. 21, 2019 1:08 PM