Telomere & Telomerase - 2016 Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference (CSHA)

Venue: The Westin Resort & Conference Center Awaji Island

Location: Awaji, Japan

Event Date/Time: Sep 05, 2016 End Date/Time: Sep 09, 2016
Abstract Submission Date: Jul 01, 2016
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Organized by

Eric Gilson, University of Nice, France

Ming Lei, National Center for Protein Science Shanghai, SIBCB, CAS, CHINA

Roger Reddel, Children's Medical Research Institute, Australia

Jerry Shay, UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA


Major Topics:

1. Telomere, telomerase and human diseases

2. Repair of dysfunctional telomeres

3. Telomere recombination and ALT

4. Telomere replication

5. Telomere length homeostasis and telomerase recruitment

6. TERRA, telomere proteins and telomerase

7. Structure of telomeres and telomerase 


Keynote Speakers:

Jerry Shay, UT Southwestern Medical Center , USA   


Invited Speakers:

Mary Armanios, Johns Hopkins University , USA 

Steven Artandi, Stanford School of Medicine , USA 

Abraham Aviv, Rutgers New Jersey Medical School , USA 

Tracy Bryan, Children's Medical Research Institute, AUSTRALIA

Sandy Chang, Yale School of Medicine , USA 

Kathleen Collins, University of California, Berkeley , USA 

Anabelle Decottignies, Catholic University of Louvain , BELGIUM 

Juli Feigon, University of California, Los Angeles , USA 

Miguel Ferreira, Instituto Gulbenkian de Ciencia, PORTUGAL 

Vincent Geli, Research Center of Cancerology of Marseille, Inserm , France 

Eric Gilson, University of Nice , France 

Roger Greenberg, The Perelman School of Medicine at the University of Pennsylvania, USA

Dirk Hockemeyer, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Fuyuki Ishikawa, Kyoto University , Japan 

Jan Karlseder, The Salk Institute , USA 

Peter Lansdorp, University of Groningen, NETHERLANDS

Ming Lei,National Center for Protein Science Shanghai, SIBCB, CAS, CHINA

Jun-Ping Liu, Hangzhou Normal University , CHINA 

Lin Liu, Nankai University , China 

Roger Reddel, Children's Medical Research Institute , Australia 

Agnel Sfeir, New York University School of Medicine , USA 

Ahmet Yildiz, University of California, Berkeley, USA

Yong Zhao, Sun Yat-Sen University , CHINA 

Songyang Zhou, Baylor College of Medcine and Sun Yat-Sen University , USA/CHINA