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October 5th, 2009

- Workshop program uploaded.

September 30th, 2009

- Application is closed.

September 11th, 2009

- Shuttle bus service on Nov. 29th,
Naha airpot -> Seaside House
(departure time 14:30 hrs).

July 13th, 2009

- Workshop poster uploaded.

July 10th, 2009

- Added speakers list, venue information and application form.

July 9th, 2009

- This website was opened.


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Workshop program

One-page schedule sheet in PDF format can be downloaded here. This program could change without previous notification.

November 29

Opening Session 1
(Chair: Mitsuhiro Yanagida)
Paul Russell
(Scripps Research Institute)
Protecting Genome Integrity: New molecular insights into double-strand break repair and checkpoint-signaling
Markus Ruegg
(University of Basel)
The role of mTOR signalling in the regulation of size in normal and diseased muscle
Yoichi Taya
(Cancer Science Institute of Singapore)
Novel functions of tumor suppressor RB protein and p53

November 30

Session 2
Stem cell and differentiation
Kiyokazu Agata
(Kyoto University)
How do planarian maintains adult stem cells for endless asexual reproduction?
Rafal Ciosk
(Friedrich Miescher Institute)
Repression of the cell cycle is critical for maintaining germ cell identity in C. elegans
Masayuki Miura
(University of Tokyo)
Birth and death of the sensory organ precursor celss: a role of programmed cell death in Drosophila sensory organ development

Coffee Break
Atsushi Hirao
(Kanazawa Insitute)
Role of FoxO in the maintenance of stem cell function in normal hematopoiesis and leukemia
Keiko Nakayama
(Tohoku University)
Differential tissue specificity of ubiquitin ligase SCFFBXW7
Motomi Osato
(Cancer Science Institute of Singapore)
Runx genes, niche, and stem cell quiescence
Takashi Takeuchi
(Tottori University)
Regulation of cardiomyocyte proliferation and differentiation

Session 3
Cell cycle and chromosome dynamics
Osamu Nureki
(University of Tokyo)
Structural basis of multifunctional human proteins acting in cell signalling and cell cycle regulation
Stephen Osmani
(Ohio State University)
Mitotic regulation of nuclear structures
Robert Fisher
(Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
Uncovering CDK functions in cell division and gene expression with chemical genetics
Stewart Shuman
(Sloan-Kettering Institute)
Structure, mechanism and function of S. pombe CTD phosphatase Fcp1

Coffee Break
Katsuhiko Shirahige
(Tokyo Institute of Technology)
Genomic approach reveals new aspect of Chromosome Dynamics
Dana Branzei
(IFOM-IEO Campus)
Formation and resolution of replication-associated recombination-like molecules
Li-Lin Du
(National Institute of Biological Science of China)
Profiling chromosome fragile sites in fission yeast

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