[Zbrafish] ZDM5: Fishing for Answers-Zebrafish Models of Human Development and Disease

Flight Williams via zbrafish%40net.bio.net (by conferencesasia from cshl.edu)
Wed Nov 16 22:40:55 EST 2011


The 5th Annual Zebrafish Disease Models Meeting
Fishing for Answers: Zebrafish Models of Human Development and
Disease
Cold Spring Harbor Asia, Suzhou, China
April 16 - 20, 2012
Abstract Deadline: February 9, 2012

Arranged by:
Koichi Kawakami, National Institute of Genetics, Japan
A. Thomas Look, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Elizabeth Patton, Medical Research Council, Edinburgh, UK
Jinrong Peng, Zhejiang University, China
Leonard Zon, HHMI/Children's Hospital Boston, USA

We are pleased to announce ZDM5: Fishing for Answers: Zebrafish Models
of Human Development and Diseasewhich will be held at the Suzhou Dushu
Lake Conference Center in Suzhou, China, located approximately 60
miles west of Shanghai. The conference will begin at 7:00pm on the
evening of Monday April 16, and will conclude after lunch on Friday,
April 20, 2012.

This conference is similar in design to the famous Cold Spring Harbor
meetings series, a program now in its 76th year. The conference will
include a combination of oral sessions and poster sessions. Many talks
will be selected from the openly submitted abstracts on the basis of
scientific merit and relevance. Social events throughout the
conference provide ample opportunity for informal interactions.


Major Topics:
- Solid Tumors
- Cancer Genetics and Biology
- Novel Therapeutics in Cancer and Infection
- Immune Response to Infection
- Hematopoiesis
- Innate Immunity and Disease
- Development and Disease
- Other Disease Models

Keynote Speakers:
Phil Ingham, Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, SINGAPORE
David Lane, Experimental Therapeutics Centre, SINGAPORE
Shuo Lin, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Manfred Schartl, Biocenter of the University Wuerzburg, GERMANY

Invited Speakers:
James Amatruda, UT Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Keith Cheng, Penn State College of Medicine, USA
Philip Crosier, University of Auckland School of Medicine, NEW ZEALAND
Peter Currie, Monash University, AUSTRALIA
Jeroen Den Hertog, Hubrecht Laboratory, NETHERLANDS
Wolfram Goessling, Brigham and Women's Hospital, USA
Zhiyuan Gong, National University of Singapore, SINGAPORE
Joan Heath, Ludwig Institute for Cancer Research, AUSTRALIA
Philippe Herbomel, Institut Pasteur, France
Koichi Kawakami, National Institute of Genetics, Japan
Dave Langenau, Harvard Medical School, USA
Graham Lieschke, Monash University, AUSTRALIA
Paul Liu, National Human Genome Research Institute, NIH, USA
A. Thomas Look, Dana Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Anming Meng, Tsinghua University, CHINA
Marina Mione, Harvard University, USA
Trista North, Harvard Medical School, USA
Elizabeth Patton, The University of Edinburgh, UK
Jinrong Peng, Zhejiang University, CHINA
Lalita Ramakrishnan, University of Washington, USA
Stefan Schulte-Merker, Hubrecht Institute, THE NETHERLANDS
B.E. Snaar-Jagalska, IBL Molecular Cell Biology, NETHERLANDS
Herman Spaink, Institute of Biology, NETHERLANDS
David Traver, University of California, San Diego, USA
Nikolaus Trede, Huntsman Cancer Insitute, USA
Astrid Van Der Sar, VU university medical center, NETHERLANDS
Zilong Wen, The Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, CHINA
Jen-Leih Wu, Institute of zoology, Academia Sinica, Taipei, TAIWAN
Yong Zhou, Shanghai Institutes for Biological Sciences, CHINA
Leonard Zon, HHMI/Children's Hospital Boston, USA

For more detailed information, please visit our webpage at
http://csh-asia.org/zebra12.html.

On-line registration is available through https://www.csh-asia.org/meetchina/Default.aspx



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