Japan - Switzerland First Workshop on "Medical Research"


ETH Zurich - JST Workshop on Medical Research September 15th -16th, 2008 in Zurich
Date: 15th-16th, September, 2008
Place: ETH Zurich, Switzerland

Sponsor: JST (Japan Science and Technology Agency)
http://www.jst.go.jp/

ETHZ(Swiss Federal Institute of Technology Zurich)
http://www.ethz.ch/index_EN


Organizers:
Prof. Yusuke Nakamura, The University of Tokyo
Prof. Wilhelm Krek, ETH Zurich

September 15th , 2008:

9:00 Opening Remarks
Gerhard Schmitt, Vice President, ETH Zurich
Fumiaki Takahashi, Executive Director, JST
Wilhelm Krek, ETH Zurich
Yusuke Nakamura, The University of Tokyo

9:30 Session 1: Translational Research
Markus Stoffel, ETH Zurich
Wilhelm Krek, ETH Zurich
Yusuke Nakamura, The University of Tokyo
Koji Nishida, Tohoku University

11:30 Lunch Break

13:00 Session 2: Pharmacogenomics and drug discovery
Michael Detmar, ETH Zurich
Hans-Ulrich Zeilhofer, ETH Zurich
Hiroyuki Aburatani, The University of Tokyo
Taisei Mushiroda, Riken

15:00 Coffee Break

15:30 Session 3: Proteomics and Development of Biomarker
Holger Moch, University of Zurich
Ruedi Aebersold, ETH Zurich
Kazuto Nishio, Kinki University
Koji Ueda, Riken

September 16th, 2008

10:00 Session 4: Bioinformatics
Erik van Nimwegen, University of Basel
Sven Bergmann, University of Lausanne
Satoru Miyano, The University of Tokyo
Tatsuhiko Tsunoda, Riken

12:00 Lunch Break

13:00 Session 5: Whole Genome Association Study
Amalio Telenti, University Lausanne
Freddy Radke, EPF Lausanne
Tatsushi Toda, Osaka University
Katsushi Tokunaga, The University of Tokyo

15:00 Closing Remarks
Wilhelm Krek, ETH Zurich

15.15 - 16.45 Visits of Labs and Facilities
Light Microscope Center
Proteomics Facilities