BIT's 9th Annual World Protein & Peptide Conference
★ Scientific Program
BIT’s 9th
Annnual World Protein & Peptide Conference -2016

Theme: Translation, Health and Happiness
Time: April 25-28, 2016
Venue: International Conference Center, Dalian, China


 

 

Symposium 1: Basic Protein Science
Session 1-1: Protein Folding, Structure, Dynamics and Functions
Time: 08:30-11:45, April 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Delia Picone, Professor, The University of Naples Federico II, Italy
Co-Chair
Dr. Li-Ming Chen, Associate Professor, Department of Biophysics and Molecular Physiology, School of Life Science and Technology, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
 
08:30-08:35
Chair’s Introduction
08:35-09:00
Title: Full Prediction for Protein Structure Conformations
Dr. Jiaan Yang, CSO, Micro Pharmtech Ltd., China
09:00-09:25
Title: Design of Protein Based Sweeteners: Hints from Structure Function Relationships
Dr. Delia Picone, Professor; Group Leader, University of Naples Federico II, Italy
09:25-09:50
Title: Protein-Protein Interaction Dynamics Is Critical to the Function and Robustness of the Cyanobacterial Circadian Clock
Dr. Sen Liu, Deputy Director, Hubei Key Lab of Tumor Microenvironment and Immunotherapy,China Three Gorges University, China
09:50-10:15
Title: Functional Role of Reactive Astrocytes in Injured Mouse Brain
Dr. Hiroko Ikeshima-Kataoka, Assistant Professor, Faculty of Science and Engineering, Waseda University; Part-time Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology and Neuroscience, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
10:15-10:30
Coffee Break
10:30-10:55
Title: Bicarbonate Transporters of SLC4 Family: Structure, Function, and Physiological Roles
Dr. Li-Ming Chen, Associate Professor, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
10:55-11:20
Title: Backbone Conformations of Unfolded Peptides: A Polyproline II Propensity Scale Derived from AcPXPNH2
Dr. Zhengshuang Shi, School of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, Huazhong University of Science and Technology, China
11:20-11:45
Title: Chimeric Ubiquitin Ligases Inhibit Non-small Cell Lung Cancer via Negative Modulation of EGFR Signaling
Dr. Daixing Zhong, Department of Thoracic Surgery, Tangdu Hospital, The Fourth Military Medical University, China

Session 1-2: Protein-Protein Interactions, DNA/RNA-Protein Interactions
Time: 10:30-12:15, April 27, 2016 (Wednesday)
 
Dr. Matthew He, Assistant Dean, Full Professor, Nova Southeastern University, USA
 
10:30-10:35
Chair’s Introduction
10:35-10:55
Title: From Determinants of Protein Binding Straight to Inhibitors of Protein-Protein Interactions
Dr. Holger Gohlke, Professor, Heinrich-Heine-University Dusseldorf, Germany
10:55--11:15
Title: DNA Sturctures and Knot Theory
Dr. Matthew He, Director, Professor; EAI Academician, Nova Southeastern University, USA
11:15-11:35
Title: Isolation of the TLP Encoding Cdna, Gene Sequence and Analysis of Its Expression Control
Dr. Giulio Tarro, President, Foundation T. & L. de Beaumont Bonelli for Cancer Research, Italy
11:35-11:55
Title: Functional Mode of Small Heat Shock Proteins: On the Plant Side
Dr. Choo B. Hong, Professor, School of Biological Sciences and Institute for Molecular Biology and Genetics, Seoul National University, South Korea
11:55-12:15
Title: 4F-acts, A Strategy to Discovery Protein Interactions In-Situ Sensitivity and Specifically
Dr. Youhe Gao, Professor, Beijing Normal University, China

Session 1-3: Late-Breaking Topics in Proteomics
Time: 13:30-16:20, April 27, 2016 (Wednesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Shao Chin Lee, Professor,Shanxi University, China
 
13:30-13:35
Chair’s Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Global Phophoproteomics to Study EGFR TKI-Sensitive and Resistant Lung Adenocarcinoma
Dr. Udayan Guha, Chief, NCI, NIH, USA
14:00-14:25
Title: Genome-wide Immune Profiling Using High Throughput Proteomics Tools
Dr. Xiaowu Liang, President,CEO, ImmPORT Therapeutics Inc.; dba Antigen Discovery Inc., USA
14:25-14:50
Title:
Ashraf Elamin, Manager Proteomics, Philip Morris International, Neuchatel, Switzerland
14:50-15:15
Title: Proteomic Exploration of Venom in Cephalopod Sepia Officinalis
Dr. Celine Gaudin-Zatylny, University of Caen Normandy, France
15:15-15:30
Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: Nitroproteomics in Human Astrocytomas
Dr. Xianquan Zhan,Professor, Key Laboratory of Cancer Proteomics of Chinese Ministry of Health, Xiangya Hospital, Central South University, China
15:55-16:20
Title: Functional Proteomic Analysis Reveals that Graviola Extract Triggers Liver Cancer Cell Apoptosis through ER Stress Pathway
Ms. Hua Li Yang, Shanxi University, China

Symposium 2: Protein Analytical Technologies

Session 2-1: Protein Analytical Technologies
Time: 10:30-12:15, April 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
 
Dr. Ashraf Elamin, Manager Proteomics, Philip Morris International, Neuchatel, Switzerland
 
10:30-10:35
Chair’s Introduction
10:35-10:55
Title: Langmuir Monolayer Techniques to Deposit Protein Layers onto Solid Supports
Dr. Taiji Furuno, Professor, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
10:55-11:15
Title:
Dr. Ashraf Elamin, Manager Proteomics, Philip Morris International, Neuchatel, Switzerland
11:15-11:35
Title: Some Like It Hot: Immobilization-free Biomolecule Analytics by Microscale Thermophoresis (MST) and Exploring Protein Stability by NanoDSF
Dr. Zhuo Li, Senior Application Specialist, NanoTemper Technologies GmbH, Germany
11:35-11:55
Title: Development of Fluorescent Magnetic Particles for “On-Off” Switching based Detection of Various Lectin-saccharide Interactions
Dr. Yoshio Suzuki, Principal Researcher, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology, Japan
11:55-12:15
Title: Screening E3 Substrates Using a Live Phage Display Library
Dr. Youhe Gao, Professor, Beijing Normal University, China
 
Session 2-2: Protein NMR Spectroscopy, Microscopy and Crystallography
Time: 08:30-11:20, April 27, 2016 (Wednesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Alex I. Smirnov, Professor, NC State University, USA
 
08:30-08:35
Chair’s Introduction
08:35-09:00
Title: Small Chemicals Triggered 53BP1 Dimerization
Dr. Gaofeng Cui, Assistant Professor, Mayo Clinic, USA
09:00-09:25
Title: Line Narrowing in NMR of Membrane Proteins Aligned by Nanopores
Dr. Alex I. Smirnov, Professor, North Carolina State University, USA
09:25-09:50
Title: Protein Propensity to Crystallize
Dr. Bo Y Baker, Case Western Reserve University, USA
09:50-10:15
Title: Copper Homeostasis in Bacteria Cells – Exploring Cellular Metal Transfer Pathways and Mechanisms
Dr. Sharon Ruthstein, Bar Ilan University, Israel
10:15-10:30
Coffee Break
10:30-10:55
Title: Dough by Fluorescence Microscopy and Image Analysis
Dr.Tatsuro Maeda, Assistant Manager, Nisshin Foods Inc., Japan
10:55-11:20
Title: Absolute Polarity of Teeth Cementum and Fish Bone by Phase Sensitive Second Harmonic Generation Microscopy
Dr. Hanane Oulevey-Aboulfadl, Postdoctor, University of Berne, Switzerland

Symposium 3: Protein Engineering
Symposium 3: Protein Engineering
Time: 13:30-17:10, April 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Zoran Sosic, Senior Scientist, Biogen Idec, USA
Co-Chair
Dr. Guangli Wang, Vice President, OriGene Technologies, Inc., USA
 
13:30-13:35
Chair’s Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Analytical Characterization of Antibody Drug Conjugate
Dr. Xueying Huang, Founder and President, Sepax Technologies, Inc., USA; Founder and President, Suzhou Sepax Technologies, Inc., China
14:00-14:25
Title: Glycan Analysis in Biopharmaceutical Development: From Bioreactor to Purified Drug Substance
Dr. Zoran Sosic, Senior Scientist, Biogen Idec, USA
14:25-14:50
Title: Development of Expression Systems for Production of Useful Proteins
Dr. Michihiko Kobayashi, Professor, Graduate School of Life and Environmental Sciences, University of Tsukuba, Japan
14:50-15:15
Title: Secretory Production of Recombinant Proteins Using ABC Transporter in Gram Negative Bacteria
Dr. Jung Hoon Ahn, Professor, Korea Science Academy of KAIST, South Korea
15:15-15:30
Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: Flexible and High throughput Transient Expression of Full-Length Human Proteins in Human Cells
Dr. Guangli Wang, Vice President, OriGene Technologies Inc., USA
15:55-16:20
Title: Expression and Purification of Recombinant Proteins in Escherichia coli Tagged with the Metal-Binding Proteins CusF and SmbP
Dr. Xristo Zarate, Associate Professor, Autonomous University of Nuevo Leon, Mexico
16:20-16:45
Title:Diagnostic and Therapeutic Applications of Fusion Antigens from Mycobacterium Tuberculosis
Dr. M. Waheed Akhtar, Professor, University of the Punjab, Pakistan
16:45-17:10
Title: Scientific Questions of Peptide-mapping Analysis of Protein/Antibody
Dr. Suxia Li, Professor, East China University of Science and Technology, China

Symposium 4: Proteins and Diseases
Session 4-1: Plasma Proteins with Health/Diseases
Time: 15:15-16:20, April 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Karin Magnussen, Medical Director, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
Co-Chair
Dr. Claudia Nardini, Corporate Product Development Director, Kedrion Biopharma, Italy
 
15:15-13:20
Chair’s Introduction
15:20-15:40
Title: Molecular and Functional Characterization of Gly-317 Variants Of Factor IX in Hemophilia B Patients with Different Degree of Bleeding
Dr. Likui Yang, Assistant Research Professor, Saint Louis University, USA
15:40-16:00
Title: Characterization of Blood Donors with High Haemoglobin Concentration
Dr. Karin Magnussen, Medical Director, Copenhagen University Hospital, Denmark
16:00-16:20
Title: Modulation of the Unfolded Protein Response by Photobiomodulation: Implications for the Prevention of Chronic Pain and Post-operative Cognitive Dysfunction (POCD)
Dr. Ann Liebert, Clinician, Researcher, University of Sydney, Australia
 
16:20-16:40
Title: Proteomic Differential Displays of Human Plasma Protein
Dr.Tai-Yuan Chen, Department of Food Science, National Taiwan Ocean University, Taiwan
16:40-17:00
Coffee Break
17:00-17:20
Title: Anti-A/B Hemagglutinin Depletion during Cohn Purification Process of 5% Immunoglobulin
Dr. Claudia Nardini, Senior Internal Specialist, Kedrion Biopharma, Lucca, Italy
17:20-17:40
Title: Fatty acid-bearing Albumin Enhances the Expression and Function of BCRP Transporter via HIF-1 Activation in Renal Proximal Tubular Epithelial Cells
Dr. Junya Nagai, Professor, Laboratory of Pharmaceutics,Osaka Univeristy of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Japan
 
Session 4-2: Clinical Application of Protein
Time: 10:30-12:15, April 28, 2016 (Thursday)
 
Chair
Dr. Sang Hee Lee, Director, Professor, Myongji University, South Korea
 
10:30-10:35
Chair’s Introduction
10:35-11:00
Title: Clinical Evaluation of A Natural Polypeptide, Γ-PGA against Cervical Intraepithelial Neoplasia
Dr. Kyung-soo Hahm, Senior Advisor, BioLeaders Corporation, Korea
11:00-11:25
Title: Novel Carbapenem-Hydrolyzing Class C Extended-Spectrum Β-Lactamase Isolated from Acinetobacter Baumannii Clinical Isolates
Dr. Sang Hee Lee, Director, Professor, Myongji University, Korea
11:25-11:50
Title: Clinical Application of Myeloperoxidase and Angiopoietin-like 4 in Pneumonia
Dr. Vincent TK Chow, Associate Professor, National University of Singapore, Singapore
1150-12:15
Title: Use of C-Reactive Protein in the Diagnosis of Acute Cholecystitis
Dr. Andrei M. Belyaev, Registrar, Auckland City Hospital, New Zealand
 
Symposium 5: Protein and Drug Discovery, Therapeutic Antibodies
Time: 13:30-17:10, April 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Miroslaw K. Gorny,Professor, Department of Pathology, New York University School of Medicine, USA
Co-Chair
Dr. Rodney Prell, Principal Scientist/Toxicologist, Safety Assessment Department, Genentech, USA
 
13:30-13:35
Chair’s Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Novel CD7-Specific Nanobody-Based Immunotoxins Potently Mediate Apoptosis of CD7-Positive Malignant Cells
Dr. Lin Yang, Professor, Soochow University; Chairman and CSO, PersonGen Biomedicine (Suzhou) Co., Ltd., China
14:00-14:25
Title: Characterization of HIV-1 Proteins by Human Monoclonal Antibodies
Dr. Miroslaw K. Gorny,Professor, New York University School of Medicine, USA
14:25-14:50
Title: Ertapenem, Seizures and the Elderly
Dr. Samuel T. H. Chew, Consultant Geriatrician, Changi General Hospita; Adjunct Assistant Professor of Medicine, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, Singapore
14:50-15:15
15:15-15:30
Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: Navigating Nonclinical Safety Challenges for Cancer Immunotherapy Drug Development
Dr. Rodney Prell, Principal Scientist/Toxicologist, Safety Assessment Department, Genentech, USA
15:55-16:20
Title: Eyes Can't See What Mind Doesn't Know
Dr. Alawi AqelAlattas, Neurologist; Epileptologist, King Faisal Specialist Hospital, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
16:20-16:45
Title: The New Requirements for Protein Purification Technology in Biological Pharmaceutical Industry
Dr. Li'an Guo,General Manager, Xi'an Health Bio-tech Co., Ltd., China
16:45-17:10
Title: Construction of A Single Chain Variable Fragment Antibody (scFv) against Carbaryl and Its Interaction with Carbaryl
Dr. Xiuyuan Zhang, Director, Hebei North University, China

Symposium 6: Advances in Peptide Researc
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Session 6-1: Novel Peptide Structure, Functions and Synthesis
Time: 15:30-17:15, April 26, 2016 (Tuesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Wolfgang Rapp, CEO, Rapp Polymere GmbH, Germany
 
15:30-15:35
Chair’s Introduction
15:35-15:55
Title: Ultra High Speed Peptide Synthesis on Monosized Microparticles
Dr. Wolfgang Rapp, CEO, Rapp Polymere GmbH, Germany
15:55-16:15
Title:A Chirality Change in XPC- and Sfi1-Derived Peptides Affects their Affinity for Centrin
Dr. Liliane Assairi, Biochemist,Molecular Biologist, Institut Curie-Recherche, France
16:15-16:35
Title:Insights into Peptide Folding from Quantum Chemistry
Dr. Samantha Jenkins, Professor, Hunan Normal University, China
16:35-16:55
Title: Mechanism of Antifungal Activity of Antimicrobial Peptide APP against Candida Albicans: Intracellular DNA Binding and Cell Cycle Arrest
Dr. Lirong Li, Professor, Kunming University of Science and Technology, China
16:55-17:15
Title: Aldehyde Capture Peptide Ligation without Involving a Sidechain Functional Group
Dr. Junfeng Zhao, Jiangxi Normal University, China
 
Session 6-2: Bioactive Peptides and Novel Peptide Therapy
Time: 13:30-16:20, April 27, 2016 (Wednesday)
 
Chair
Dr. Keith R. Davis, Director, The Johnson Center for Entrepreneurship in Biotechnology, Indian University Bloomington, USA
Co-Chair
Dr. Min Wan, Assistant Professor, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
 
13:30-13:35
Chair’s Introduction
13:35-14:00
Title: Lunasin: A Multifunctional Anticancer Peptide from Soybean
Dr. Keith R. Davis, Director, Biotechnology Program, Indiana University, USA
14:00-14:25
Title: Neuropeptidome of the Cuttlefish Sepia Officinalis: Identification of Neuropeptides that Regulate Egg-laying
Dr. Joël Henry, Professor, Normandy University, France
14:25-14:50
Title: Therapy with Radiolabeled Peptides: How Far Are We?
Dr. K. Weyts, Nuclear Medicine Physician, CHU Brugmann, Belgium
14:50-15:15
Title: Cancer Vaccination with Peptide and Dendritic Cell Targeting Wilms’ Tumor 1
Dr. Shigetaka Shimodaira, Professor, Shinshu University Hospital, Japan
15:15-15:30
Coffee Break
15:30-15:55
Title: Human Antimicrobial Peptide LL-37 Modulates Bacterial Clearance and the Production of the Inflammatory Lipidsby Macrophages
Dr. Min Wan, Assistant Professor, Karolinska Institutet, Sweden
15:55-16:20
Title: Therapeutic Strategy with Japanese Kampo Medicine for Gastrointestinal Diseases based on the Gut-Regulated Peptide levels in Human Body Fluid
Dr. Yuhki Sato, Deputy Director, Oita University Hospital, Japan


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