Program

Symposium

A. Chemical biology and drug discovery (5)

Chemical biology and drug discovery
[SY2-3] Chemical Biology
Organizer Ho Jeong Kwon Yonsei University
Intl. Co-organizer Takeaki Ozawa The University of Tokyo
Chair Ho Jeong Kwon Yonsei University
Speaker Ho Jeong Kwon Yonsei University Target identification and validation of natural products with label-free methods
Takeaki Ozawa The University of Tokyo -
Manfred Konrad Max-Planck-Institute -
Sang Jeon Chung Sungkyunkwan University -
Byung-Hoon Lee DGIST Chemical approach to manipulate the protein degradation machinery for human health
[SY3-3] Emergent Technologies for Bio-Hazard detection
Organizer Yong Beom Shin KRIBB
Intl. Co-organizer Shigeori Takenaka RCBT / Kyushu Institute of Technology
Chair Xingyu Jiang Chinese Academy of Sciences
Speaker Shigeori Takenaka RCBT / Kyushu Institute of Technology Electrochemical detection of pathogen using ferroceny lnaphthalene diimde
VincentDelorme Institution Pasteur Korea -
Yongwon Jung KAIST -
Seungjoo Haam Yonsei University -
Xingyu Jiang Chinese Academy of Sciences -
[SY6-3] Bioactive Natural Products
Organizer Sang Kook Lee Seoul National University
Intl. Co-organizer Ikuro Abe The University of Tokyo
Chair Minsoo Noh Seoul National University
Speaker John M. Pezzuto Long Island University Resveratrol: Twenty years of growth, development and controversy (John M. Pezzuto)
Ikuro Abe The University of Tokyo Engineered biosynthesis of medicinal natural products (Ikuro Abe)
Shao-Qing Cai Peking University Design idea of 'ultra hypotoxic multidrug' based on the 'efficacy theory' of traditional Chinese medicines (Shao-Qing Cai)
Dong-Chan Oh Seoul National University Discovery of new bioactive natural products from symbiotic bacteria in insect ecosystems (Dong-Chan Oh)
[SY11-3] Gene & Cell therapy
Organizer Yeon-Soo Kim Chungnam National University
Intl. Co-organizer Pembe Hande Ozdinler North Western University
Speaker Pembe Hande Ozdinler North Western University -
Sujeong Kim Kolon Life Science Invossa: A Cell-mediated Gene Therapy for Osteoarthritis
Junghun Lee Viromed -
Scott Loiler Nationwide Children's Hospital Development and Manufacturing of Safe and Effective Gene Therapy Vectors for Clinical Use
[SY8-3] Translation from biology to drug discovery
Organizer Sunghoon Kim Seoul National University
Intl. Co-organizer Motonari Uesugi Kyoto University
Chair Peter Shepherd Auckland University
Speaker Peter Shepherd Auckland University -
Ming Wei Wang SIMM, CAS GLP-1R: form a small molecular agonist to the determination of crystal structures
Motonari Uesugi Kyoto University -
Jungmin Han Yonsei University -
Kyeong Lee Dongguk University -

B. Genomics and Proteomics (4)

Genomics and Proteomics
[SY9-1] Advances in Cancer
Organizer Seongho Ryu Soonchunhyang University
Intl. Co-organizer Vivek Mittal Long Island University
Chair Seongho Ryu Soonchunhyang University
Speaker Vivek Mittal Long Island University -
Sujung Song Soonchunhyang University -
Hyuk Young Kwon Soonchunhyang University -
[SY2-4] Proteomics for Integrative Biomedical Sciences
Organizer Young-Ki Paik Chungnam National University
Intl. Co-organizer Alan Saghatelian North Western University
Chair Young-Ki Paik Yonsei University
Keynote Speaker Alan Saghatelian Salk Institute for Biological Studies Small ORF Proteins: From Discovery to Function
Speaker Akhilesh Pandey Johns Hopkins University Proteogenomics for Disease Study
Young-Ki Paik Yonsei University Biomarker and Cancer Proteomics
James C. Ritchie Emory University Proteomics in the Clinical Lab : Ready for Prime Time?
[SY2-1] Genomics
Organizer Yong-Kyung Choi KOBIC
[SY11-4] Genomic Integrity
Organizer Kyung Jae Myung IBS / UNIST
Intl. Co-organizer Tanya Tamiko Paull University of Texas at Austin
Chair Kyung Jae Myung IBS / UNIST
Keynote Speaker Tanya Tamiko Paull University of Texas at Austin Mechanisms of DNA double-strand break repair
Speaker Orlando D. Schärer IBS / UNIST Molecular Mechanism of Human Nucleotide Excision Repair
Sukhyun Kang IBS -
Hongtae Kim Sungkyunkwan University -

C. Immunology (5)

Immunology
[SY3-1] Immune Activation and Regulation
Organizer Sung-Gyoo Park GIST
Intl. Co-organizer Chun Geun Lee Brown University
Chair
Keynote Speaker Jang Soo Chun GIST -
Speaker Chun Geun Lee Brown University -
Suk-Jo Kang KAIST Mitochondrial regulation of the STING signaling pathway
Murim Choi Seoul National University -
[SY4-2] Free Radical Biology & Medicine
Organizer Sung-Soo Kim Kyunghee University
Intl. Co-organizer Shinya Toyokuni Nagoya Uinversity
Speaker Michael P. Murphy Cambridge University -
Shinya Toyokuni Nagoya Uinversity -
Sung-Soo Kim Kyunghee University -
Soung-Joon Surh Seoul National University -
[SY5-2] New Paradigms in Host-Pathogen Interactions
Organizer Eun-Kyeong Jo Chungnam National University
Intl. Co-organizer Robert L. Modlin David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA
Chair Joon Haeng Rhee Chonnam National University
Keynote Speaker Robert L. Modlin David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA T cell mediated antimicrobial mechanisms in leprosy and tuberculosis
Speaker Kiyoshi Takeda Osaka University -
Eun-Kyeong Jo Chungnam National University -
[SY6-2] Viral Disease & Vaccine
Organizer Beomtae Kim KRICT
Sungjoon Kim KRICT
Intl. Co-organizer Aleem Siddiqui University of California, San Diego
Chair Aleem Siddiqui University of California, San Diego
Sungjoon Kim KRICT
Speaker Aleem Siddiqui University of California, San Diego -
TDB - -
Jae-Min Song Sungshin University -
Cheonsang Kim Korea Research Institute of Chemical Technology CRISPR screening identifies host factors essential for viral infection
[SY7-2] Immunological disorders
Organizer Wan-Uk Kim Catholic University
Chair Young-Mo Kang Kyungpook National University
Speaker Jungsik Song Yonsei University An overview of the pathogenic mechanisms of autoimmune diseases
Wan-Uk Kim Catholic University Signal regulation of rheumatoid arthritis
Ethan Shevach National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, NIH The Role of CTLA-4 in T Regulatory Cell Function and Immune Homeostasis
Kyung-Ho Roh University of Alabama in Huntsville Catholic University New strategy to treat autoimmune diseases by targeted delivery of siRNA therapeutics using nanocarriers and molecular designs

D. Metabolism and metabolic diseases (3)

Metabolism and metabolic diseases
[SY5-1] Metabolic Homeostasis and Regulation
Organizer Young Yang Sookmyung Women's University
Intl. Co-organizer Sheng Cai Lin Xiamen University
Chair Peng Li Singhua University
Keynote Speaker Sheng Cai Lin Xiamen University The Biology and Mechanism of Lipid Storage
Speaker Seung-Hoi Koo Korea University Control of systemic energy metabolism by CRTC2-dependent transcriptional pathway
Peng Li Singhua University The biology and mechanism of lipid storage
Jung-Ae Kim KRIBB Regulation of Hypoxia Responses by Flavin Adenine Dinucleotide-Dependent Modulation of HIF Protein Stability
Sungsoon Fang Yonsei University Nuclear receptor crosstalk controls hepatic lipid homeostasis to protect against NAFLD
[SY2-2] Metabolic regulation
Organizer Jin Han Inje University
[SY11-2] Diabetes & Obesity
Organizer In-kyu Lee Kyungpook National University
Intl. Co-organizer Ajay Chawla University of California School of Medicine
Chair In-kyu Lee Kyungpook National University
Speaker Ajay Chawla University of California Scholl of Medicine Innate Mechanisms of Thermogenesis
Evan Rosen Harvard Medical School Epigenomic and transcriptional control of insulin resistance
Karine Clement Sorbonne University Adipose tissue remodeling in metabolic diseases
Yoshi Yogawa Kyushu University -

E. Microbiology (2)

Microbiology
[SY1-2] Microbiome
Organizer Jihyun Kim Yonsei University
[SY3-2] Host-microbe
Organizer Won-Jae Lee Seoul National University
Intl. Co-organizer Petros Ligoxygakis Oxford University
Chair Won-Jae Lee Seoul National University
Speaker Petros Ligoxygakis Oxford University -
Sang Sun Yoon Yonsei University Microbe-Microbe interaction inside hose intestine
Shin-Hyuk Lim POSTECH -
Carl Thummel University of Utah -

F. Neuroscience (3)

Neuroscience
[SY1-3] Synaptic Protein Functions and Dysfunctions
Organizer Eunjoon Kim IBS / KAIST
Intl. Co-organizer Tobias M. Böckers Ulm University
Chair
Speaker Craig M. Powell University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center Genetic Models of Autism: Molecules to Potential Therapeutics
Markus Wöhr Philipps-University of Marburg Ultrasonic Vocalization Deficits in Rodent Models for Autism
Eunjoon Kim IBS / KAIST NMDAR dysfunction in autism spectrum disorders
Tobias M. Böckers Ulm University Model systems to analyze autism spectrum disorders (ASDs)
[SY4-3] Brain Research
Organizer Bong-Kiun Kaang Seoul National University
Intl. Co-organizer Kaoru Inokuchi University of Toyama
Chair Bong-Kiun Kaang Seoul National University
Speaker Kaoru Inokuchi University of Toyama Synapse specific plasticity within engram assemblies governs the memory trace identity
Seung-Jae Lee Seoul National University Mechanism of disease progression in Parkinson’s disease
Justin C. Lee KIST -
Daesoo Kim KAIST Inhibitory basal ganglia input induces excitatory motor signals in the thalamus
Seung-Hee Lee KAIST Neural circuit mechanisms for modulation of sensory processing and integration
[SY5-3] Autism: from Gene to Clinical Research
Organizer Hyewhon Rhim KIST
Intl. Co-organizer Zilong Qui Institute of Neuroscience, Chinese Academy of Science Observing neural activity in the autistic brain in vivo and genetic rescue of autistic behaviors
Keynote Speaker
Speaker Chanyoun Shin Konkuk University Parmacological targeting of excitatory/inhiitory imbalance in autism spectrum disorder
Shawn Je Duke-NUS Medical School Modeling Autism Using Human Neurons In a Dish
Heejeong Yoo Seoul National University Genetic study of patients with autism spectrum disorder and its clinical implications

G. [SY4-5] Hypoxia

Hypoxia
Organizer Sung-Soo Kim Kyunghee University
Intl. Co-organizer Holger K. Eltzschig The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston
Chairs Sung-Soo Kim Kyunghee University
Speaker Holger K. Eltzschig The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston Hypoxia and inflammation link
Hyunsung Park University of Seoul Hypoxia suffocates histone demethylases to change histone code and gene expression
Jae-Seon Lee Inha University Senescence and hypoxia in tumor microenvironment
Gang Wang Chinese Academy of Sciences Mediator Complex: Mediating Transcription and Cancer Development

H. Protein structure and function (3)

Protein structure and function
[SY8-4] Antibody Therapy
Organizer Young Woo Park Y-Biologics
Chair Robert L. Modlin Pharmabcine
Speaker Jun Ho Chung Seoul National University -
Yong Sung Kim Ajou University -
Sang Hoon Lee ABL Bio -
Zehnping Zhu 3SBio -
Speaker
(back-up)
Young Gyu Cho Pharmabcine -
[SY2-5] Frontiers of Structural Biology
Organizer Jie-Oh Lee KAIST
Intl. Co-organizer Nieng Yan Tsinghua University / Princeton University
Chair Jie-Oh Lee KAIST
Speaker Nieng Yan Tsinghua University / Princeton University -
Homin Kim KAIST -
Ji-Joon Song KAIST -
Jie-Oh Lee KAIST Septin Filaments and The Assembly of a Molecular Jigsaw
[SY5-5] Intrinsically Disordered Proteins and Diseases
Organizer Kyou-Hoon Han KRIBB/UST
Intl. Co-organizer Christian Griesinger Max Planck Institute Biophysical Chemistry
Chair Kyou-Hoon Han KRIBB/UST
Speaker Christian Griesinger Max Planck Institute Biophysical Chemistry Structure dynamics and kinetics of folding and recognition in proteins by NMR
Chul-Keun Kim Hanyang University -
Steve Metallo Georgetown University Intrinsically Disordered Protein Regions as Targets: Small Molecule Binding to c-Myc
Kyou-Hoon Han KRIBB/UST The mdm2-inhibition mechanism by a pre-structured p53 rescue motif in a hybrid type disordered protein SUSP4

I. Bioinformatics and systems biology (2)

Bioinformatics and systems biology
[SY9-2] Systems and in silico biology
Organizer Daehee Hwang DGIST
Chair
Speaker Traver Hart University of Texas M.D. Anderson Cancer Center Discovering novel cancer genetic vulnerabilities with CRISPR screens
Insuk Lee Yonsei University -
Doheon Lee KAIST -
Daegyun Baek Seoul National University -
[SY10-2] Biomedical applications of big data
Organizer Sanghyuk Lee Ewha Womans University
Intl. Co-organizer Roel Verhaak Jackson Lab for Genomic Medicine
Chair Jay Shin RIKEN
Speaker Roel Verhaak Jackson Lab for Genomic Medicine -
Sanghyuk Lee Ewha Womans University PDX genomics & informatics for precision treatment of cancer
Jay Shin RIKEN FANTOM6 : Functional genomics of long non-coding RNA
Hyung-Jin Yoon Seoul National University -

J. Cancer biology (3)

Cancer biology
[SY1-4] Tumor Microenvironment
Organizer Young Joon Surh Seoul National University
Intl. Co-organizer Masayuki Yamamoto Tohoku University
Chair Young Joon Surh Seoul National University
Speaker Masayuki Yamamoto Tohoku University Nrf2 and tumor microenvironment
Yuxin Yin Peking University From tumor suppression to precision medicine
Young-Joon Surh Seoul National University Role of cancer-associated fibroblasts in progression of breast cancer cells
Johji Inazawa Tokyo Medical and Dental University Exploring novel cancer-related microRNAs and their diagnostic and therapeutic potentials in personalized cancer medicine
[SY4-4] Cancer and Immunity
Organizer Tae-Yoo Kim Seoul National University
[SY6-4] Cancer Metabolism
Organizer Soo-Youl Kim National Cancer Center
Intl. Co-organizer Jung-Whan Kim The University of Texas Dallas
Chair Soo-Youl Kim National Cancer Center
Keynote Speaker Chi Van Dang Abramson Cancer Center, University of Pennsylvania -
Speaker Gregg L. Semenza Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine Hypoxia, PHGDH, and Breast Cancer Stem Cells
Jae-Ho Cheong Yonsei University -
Jung-Whan Kim The University of Texas Dallas Metabolic Vulnerabilities of Squamous Cell Carcinoma

K. Cell biology (2)

Cell biology
[SY7-1] Cell Fate Control
Organizer Jae Ha Ryu Sookmyung Women's University
Intl. Co-organizer Suzie Chen The State University of New Jersey
Chair Raok Jeon Sookmyung Women's University
Speaker Suzie Chen The State University of New Jersey -
Kang Yell Choi Yonsei University Regulation and Ras protein stability via the Wnt/beta-catenin signaling
Seung Yong Yoon University of Ulsan, College of Medicine -
Young Eun Choi CJ -
[SY4-1] Extracellular Vesicle Biology
Organizer Yong Song Gho POSTECH
Intl. Co-organizer Takahiro Ochiya National Cancer Center Research Institute
Chair Yon Song Gho POSTECH
Keynote Speaker Takahiro Ochiya National Cancer Center Research Institute Extracellular vesicles as a novel therapeutic target for cancer metastasis
Speaker Yon Song Gho POSTECH Exosomes and Extracellular Vesicles: from bench to clinic
Janusz Rak MMcGill Universityc -
Kwang Pyo Kim Kyung Hee University Proteomic analysis of exosomes derived from acute myeloid leukemia cell lines

L. Development and regeneration (3)

Development and regeneration
[SY9-4] Developmental biology
Organizer Ho Jae Han Seoul National University
Chair
Speaker Rodeheffer Matthew S. Yale University School of Medicine Understanding how we get fat: Dietary regulation of adipocyte stem cells
Yun Hee Lee Yonsei University -
Hail Kim KAIST -
Chul Hoon Kim Yonsei University College of Medicine -
[SY5-4] Stem Cell Epigenomics
Organizer Young-Joon Kim Yonsei University
Intl. Co-organizer Salvatore Oliviero Human Genetic Foundation Torino
Speaker Salvatore Oliviero Human Genetic Foundation Torino Regulation and function of DNA methylation in Stem cells
Tae Soo Kim Ewha Womens University -
Bing Ren University of California San Diego -
Daeyoup Lee KAIST -
Jaehoon Kim KAIST Biochemical characterization of the human H3K4 methyltransferase complexes
[SY10-4] Aging and Longevity
Organizer Jae-Ryong Kim Yeungnam University
Intl. Co-organizer Tohru Minamino Niigata University
Keynote Speaker Thomas A. Rando Stanford University Regulation of Stem Cell Quiescence and Activation
Speaker Ki-Sun Kwon KRIBB microRNA expression controls skeletal muscle aging
Tohru Minamino Niigata University Role of Cellular Aging in Cardio-metabolic Disease
Jae-Ryong Kim Yeungnam University -

M. Molecular medicine and disease models (3)

Molecular medicine and disease models
[SY7-3] Precision medicine
Organizer Woongyang Park Samsung Genome Institute
Intl. Co-organizer Bin Tean Teh National Cancer Center Singapore
Speaker Do Hyun Nam Samsung Medical Center Clonal evolution of glioblastoma under therapy
Bin Tean Teh National Cancer Center Singapore Molecular Characterization of Cholangiocarcinoma
Yeul Hong Kim Korea University K-MASTER: Korean Cancer Precision Medicine Match Trials
Yutaka Suzuki University of Tokyo Model for Colon Cancer Evolution
Woong-Yang Park Samsung Genome Institute Clinical Utility of Single Cell Genome Analysis
[SY3-5] Translational Research of Sensory Loss from Human to Mouse (supported by IMPC)
Organizer Je-Kyung Seong Seoul National University
Speaker Steve Brown MRC Harwell Institute -
Jinwoong Bok Yonsei University College of Medicine -
Heon Yung Gee Yonsei University College of Medicine Next-generation sequencing combined with mouse phenotyping data facilitates the identification of hearing loss genes in human
Un-Kyung Kim Kyungpook National University Restoration of hearing function in a mouse model of congenital hearing loss using gene therapy
[SY7-4] Omics approach in Animal model for Metabolic Syndrome and Obesity (supported by KMPC)
Organizer Je-Kyung Seong Seoul National University Characterization of Browning-susceptible WATs

N. Protein modification and regulation (4)

Protein modification and regulation
[SY8-2] The Protein Secretory Pathway
Organizer Min Goo Lee Yonsei University
Intl. Co-organizer Catherine Rabouille Hubrecht Institute
Chair David Banfield Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Keynote Speaker Catherine Rabouille Hubrecht Institute SEc16: from COPII vesicle dynamics to stress response in Drosophila
Speaker Shmuel Muallem NIH Signaling at the ENDOPLASMIC RETICULUM-PM Junctions
David Banfield Hong Kong University of Science and Technology Mechanisms of protein retention and sorting in the Golgi
Min Goo Lee Yonsei University Unconventional protein secretion of transmembrane proteins
[SY3-4] Autophagy & protein turnover
Organizer Yung Dae Yun Ewha Womans University
Intl. Co-organizer Ana Mair Cuervo Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Speaker Ana Mair Cuervo Albert Einstein College of Medicine Selective autophagy: fighting disease one protein at a time
Chen Quan Chinese Academy of Science -
Myung-Shik Lee Yonsei University -
Yong-Keun Jung Seoul National University -
[SY1-1] PTM in Cell Signaling
Organizer Jaewhan Song Yonsei University
Intl. Co-organizer Keiji Tanaka Riken Brain Science Institute
Chair Yongtae Kwon Seoul National University
Jaewhan Song Yonsei University
Keynote Speaker Keiji Tanaka Riken Brain Science Institute -
Speaker Cheol-Sang Hwang POSTECH Formyl-methionine-targeting proteolytic system: the fMet/N-end rule pathway
Min Jae Lee Seoul National University -
Hyuk Wan Ko Dongguk University -

O. Joint Symposium_Japan (Cancer Signaling and Molecular Target Therapy)

Joint Symposium_Japan (Cancer Signaling and Molecular Target Therapy)
[SY7-5] Cancer Signaling and Molecular Target Therapy

P. Joint Symposium_Japan (Autophagy)

Joint Symposium_Japan (Autophagy)
[SY8-5] Autophagy
Keynote Speaker Noboru Mizushima The University of Tokyo -
Speaker Masaaki Komatsu Niigata University -
Hitoshi Nakatogawa Tokyo Institute of Technology -
Nobuo N Noda Institute of Microbial Chemistry (BIKAKEN) -
Jin-A Lee Hannam University -

Q. Joint Symposium

Joint Symposium
[SY9-5] Eastern Asia Joint Symposium on Glycoscience_Session 1
Chairs Jin Won Cho Yonsei University
Kuo-I Lin Academia Sinica
Keynote Speaker Gerald Hart Johns Hopkins University -
Speaker Jin Won Cho Yonsei University Some important roles of O-GlcNAc modification in cancer
Eugene C Yi Seoul National University -
Kuo-I Lin Academia Sinica O-GlcNAcylation in B cell immunity
Inhee Mook-Jung Seoul National University Regulation of ER-Golgi transport through O-GlcNAc modification
[SY10-5] Eastern Asia Joint Symposium on Glycoscience_Session 2
Chairs Tamao Endo Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
Yong Sam Kim KRIBB
Speaker Tamao Endo Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology Glycosylation in muscular dystrophy
Kenji Kadomatsu Nagoya University Graduate School of Medicine Proteoglycans in axon regeneration and neural plasticity
Tadashi Suzuki RIKEN Toward curing NGLY1-deficiency
Shi-Hsiung Wu Academia Sinica The development of glycoconjugate vaccines against multi-drug resistant pathogenic bacteria
Wei-Chieh Cheng Academia Sinica -
Yong San Kim KRIBB Generation of an aglycosylated antibody-producing mice
[SY11-5] Eastern Asia Joint Symposium on Glycoscience_Session 3
Chairs Alice Yu Chang Gung Memorial Hospital
Jin-ichi Inokuchi Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University
Speaker Jin-ichi Inokuchi Tohoku Medical and Pharmaceutical University Ganglioside GM3 Molecular Species as Novel Endogenous Ligand for TLR4
Yoshio Hirabayashi RIKEN Brain Science Institute Roles of lipid glucosylation in cellular homeostasis
Chihiro Sato Nagoya University Attractive and Repulsive fields of Polysialic acid synthesized by ST8SIA2 and ST8SIA4
Alice Lin-Tsing Yu Chang Gung Memorial Hospital -
Shoko Nishihara Soka University O-GlcNAc regulates signaling in embryonic stem cells
Takashi Angata Academia Sinica Soluble Siglec-14: Function and generation mechanism

R. [SY6-5] KSBMB Named Lecture

S. [SY8-1] Genome editing in Animal Model for Human Disease

Genome editing in Animal Model for Human Disease
Chairs Je-Kyung Seong Seoul National University
Speaker TBD - -
TBD - -
Ho Lee National Cancer Center Recent Progress in Mouse Genome Editing Using CRISPR/Cas9 Technology
Young Hoon Sung Asan Medical Center/University of Ulsan College of Medicine The application of the pre-crRNA processing activity of CRISPR-Cpf1 to genetically-engineered mouse models

T. [SY9-3] FAOBMB Session

U. [SY6-1] Challenges and Opportunities in Translation of Academic Research

V. [SY1-5] Human Frontier Science Program