Chemical Biology of Natural Products: Target ID and Activity Control - Scientific Research on Innovative Areas, a MEXT Grant-in-Aid Project FY2011-2015

The 1st International Symposium on Chemical Biology of Natural Products: Target ID and Regulation of Bioactivity

The 1st International Symposium on Chemical Biology of Natural Products:
Target ID and Regulation of Bioactivity

Date: October 31 (Wed) ~ November 1 (Thur), 2012
Venue: Kyoto Century Hotel
http://www.kyoto-centuryhotel.co.jp/english/
Invited talks: Gary E. Keck (The University of Utah, USA):
Structure-activity relationships in bryostains and analogues
Sergey A. Kozmin (The University of Chicago, USA):
Natural products and beyond: Energy metabolism under small-molecule control
Benjamin L. Miller (University of Rochester Medical Center, USA):
Natural products-inspired dynamic combinatorial recognition of RNA
Xiaoguang Lei (National Institute of Biological Sciences, Beijing, China):
The chemistry and biology of complex sesquiterpenoid
Yoshio Hayashi (Tokyo University of Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences, Japan):
Medicinal chemistry of small peptidic natural products against genetic diseases
Tohru Natsume (National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and
Technology, Japan):
Purmacoproteomics: Target ID and target discovery
Contributed talks: Hiroshi Handa (Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan):
Expansion from chemical target identification to drug discovery
Kazuhiro Irie (Kyoto University, Japan):
Structure-activity studies on a simplified analog of debromoaplysiatoxin
with antiproliferative activity
Minoru Ueda (Tohoku University, Japan):
Chemical biology of glycosides natural products
Kohji Fukunaga (Tohoku University, Japan):
Novel therapeutic targets in Alzheimer disease
Shigeki Matsunaga (The University of Tokyo, Japan):
Bioactive ligands from marine organisms
Motonari Uesugi (Kyoto University, Japan):
Small molecule tools for cell biology and cell therapy
Poster Session Tips on Preparing your Poster

Program

October 31st(Wed)
12:55-13:00 Opening Remarks (Professor Ueda)

(Chairman:Professor Irie)

13:00-13:30 Contributed talk 1
Expansion from chemical target identification to drug discovery Professor Handa
13:30-14:10 Invited Lecture 1
Natural products-inspired dynamic combinatorial recognition of RNA Professor Miller

(Chairman:Professor Handa)

14:10-14:40 Invited lecture 2
Purmacoproteomics: Target ID and target discovery Professor Natsume
14:40-15:10 Contributed talk 2
Chemical biology of glycosides natural products Professor Ueda
15:10-15:40 Coffee break

(Chairman:Professor Nishikawa)

15:40-16:20 Invited Lecture 3
Structure-activity relationships in bryostatins andanalogues Professor Keck
16:20-16:50 Contributed talk 3
Structure-activity studies on a simplified analog of debromoaplysiatoxin with antiproliferative activity Professor Irie
16:50-18:30 Poster Session
18:30- Get-together Meeting
Novermber 1st(Thr)

(Chairman:Professor Uesugi)

9:00-9:30 Invited Lecture 4
The chemistry and biology of complex sesquiterpenoid Dr.Lei

(Chairman:Associate Professor Kanoh)

9:30-10:00 Contributed talk 4
Bioactive ligands from marine organisms Professor Matsunaga
10:00-10:30 Invited Lecture 5
Medicinal chemistry of small peptidic natural products against genetic diseases Professor Hayashi
10:30-10:50 Coffee break

(Chairman:Professor Ishibashi)

10:50-11:20 Contributed talk 5
Novel therapeutic targets in Alzheimer disease Professor Fukunaga

(Chairman:Professor Ueda)

11:20-11:50 Contributed talk 6
Small molecule tools for cell biology and cell therapy Professor Uesugi
11:50-12:30 Invited Lecture 6
Natural products and beyond: Energy metabolism under small-molecule control Professor Kozmin
12:30 Closing Remarks (Professer Irie)

 

Registration

・Those who wish to participate in the symposium are kindly requested
to register through the following registration form in advance by September 14th 2012.
・Participants belonging to this project (group members) are requested
to present their research work through a poster. Please submit a title of
the poster by August 31st 2012.
・Posters by participants outside of this project (non-group members)
may be accepted. Before submitting a title of the poster by the following
registration form, please consult with Prof. Irie in advance by September 14th 2012.

 

Correspondance: Prof. Kazuhiro Irie
Graduate School of Agriculture, Kyoto University

 

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