2015 International Conference on Frontiers in Cancer Research: Prostate and Urinary Tract Cancer

Date

December 17th (Thursday), 08:30~18:00

Venue

B2 Conference Hall, International Academic Research Building, Kaohsiung Medical University, Kaohsiung City, Taiwan

Program

TimeSpeakerModerator
08:30~09:00 Registration
09:00~09:10

Opening

  • President Liu, Ching-Kuan, Kaohsiung Medical University
  • Academician Wang, Andrew H.-J., Academia Sinica
09:10~09:50

Prof. Kyprianou, Natasha / University of Kentucky

TGF-β Signaling Navigates the Actin Cytoskeleton in Tumor Microenvironment towards Metastasis

Director Chen, Ching-Shih / IBC, Academia Sinica

09:50~10:10 Group photo、Coffee Break
10:10~10:50

President Kung, Hsing-Jien / NHRI

Prostate Cancer Metabolism and Therapeutics

Vice President Chen, Yi-Ming Arthur / KMU

10:50~11:20

Assoc. Prof. Chen, Chun-Ming / National Yang Ming University

Prostate epithelial progenitors and cancer

11:20~11:50

Prof. Ming-Fong Lin / Univ. of Nebraska and KMU

Cellular prostatic acid phosphatase is a prostate- specific tumor suppressor and can serve a PCa biomarker for HDACi treatment

11:50~12:00 Discussion
12:00~13:00 Lunch
13:00~13:10

Superintendent Wu, Wen-Jeng / Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital and KMU

Searching for the potential prognosticators of urothelial carcinoma

Vice Superintendent Hwang, Shang-Jyh / Kaohsiung Medical University Hospital

13:10~13:40

Chief Li, Chien-Feng / Division of Clinical Pathology, Dept. of Pathology, Chi-Mei Medical Center andCo-jointed Assist. Investigator, NHRI

CEBPD and MYC gene co-amplification directs glucose metabolism and confers aggressiveness in urothelial cancer

13:40~14:10

Assist. Prof.Li, Wei-Ming /MOHW Pintung Hospitaland KMU

The Roles of TG-Interacting Factor in Urothelial Carcinoma.

14:10~14:20 Discussion
14:20~14:50

Vice President Chen, Yi-Ming Arthur / KMU

GNMT and Prostate Cancer:Genetic Polymorphism and Biological Function

Chief Wu, Tony T. / Dept. of Surgery, Kaohsiung Veterans General Hospital

14:50~15:20

Prof. Huang, Shu-Pin / KMU & KMUH

Genetic variants of the autophagy pathway as prognostic indicators for prostate cancer.

15:20~15:30 Discussion
15:30~15:40 Coffee Break
15:40~16:10

Distinguished Prof. Lu, Pei-Jung / National Cheng Kung University

Oncogenic MicroRNAs in Prostate Tumorigenesis

Prof. Yuan, Shyng-Shiou / Kaohsiung Medical University

16:10~16:40

Assist. Prof. Huang, Po-Hsien / National Cheng Kung University

Alteration of DNA methylation in Castration Resistant Prostate Cancer cell line.

16:40~16:50

Assoc. Prof. Wang, Chi-Huei / KMU

The Function of p53 in Prostate Cancer

16:50~17:00

Assoc. Prof. Kao, Chai-Lin / KMU

PSA-responsive dendrimers as delivery system

17:00~17:10

Assoc. Prof. Chen, Hui-Ting / KMU

Effect of simvastatin on prostate cancer cells

17:10~17:30 Discussion & Closing

Organizer

  • Center for Infectious Disease and Cancer Research (CICAR)
  • College of Life Science, KMU

Co-Organizer

  • Institute of Biological Chemistry, Academia Sinica
  • National Health Research Institutes
  • Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital
  • Taiwan urological Association - Tumor Committee

Continuing Education Credit

Western doctor:7.2, Medical technologist: 7.2


Contact

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