PROGRAM


 

Activity

Time


 

Dec 8

 

Day 1

 

10:00 am - 21:00 pm

 

Meeting register

 

Dec 9

 

Day 2

 

8:30 -8:40 am

 

Opening Remark

 

Session 1

 

Session Chair: Steven Kliewer

 

 

8:40 - 9:30 am

 

Opening Keynote Lecture:

Ming-Jer Tsai, Baylor College of Medicine, USA.

COUP-TFII in prostate cancer and muscular dystrophy

 

9:30 –10:00 am

 

Group photo taken and Coffee/Tea Break

 

Session 2

 

Session Chair: Steven Kliewer

 

 

10:00 –10:40 am

 

Steven Kliewer, UT Southwestern Medical Center at Dallas, USA.

Metabolic stress hormone FGF21: from pharmacology to physiology

 

 

10:40 – 11:10 am

 

Sophia Tsai, Baylor College of Medicine, USA.

COUP-TFII in heart development and heart failure

 

 

11:10 – 11:40 am

 

Meng Wang, Baylor College of Medicine, USA.

Microbe-host    mitochondria    interaction    in  regulating    lipid    metabolism through NR5A-hedgehog signaling

 

11:40 – 11:55 am

 

Attendees short talk 1

 

12:00 – 14:00 pm

 

Lunch

 

Session 3

 

Session Chair: Eric Xu

 

 

14:00 - 14:30 pm

 

Eric Xu, Van Andel Research Institute, USA.

Structures and ligand regulation of orphan nuclear receptors

 

14:30 - 15:00 pm

 

Yong Li, Xiamen University, China.


 

 


 

Farnesoid    X    receptor  modulators:  from  structure  to  pharmaceutical implications

 

 

15:00 - 15:30 pm

 

Yong Xu, Guangzhou Institutes of Biomedicine and Health, CAS, China. Targeting nuclear receptors and related epigenetics proteins in prostate cancer

 

15:30 - 15:50 pm

 

Coffee/Tea Break

 

 

15:50 -16:20 pm

 

Chundong Yu, Xiamen University, China.

Histone demethylase JMJD2D in colorectal cancer progression

 

 

16:20 -16:50 pm

 

Jongsook Kim Kemper, University of Illinois, USA.

Epigenetic Control of Lipid Metabolism by an FGF19-SHP-LSD1 Axis

 

 

16:50 -17: 20 pm

 

Zhou Songyang, Sun Yat-sen University, China.

Telomere protection in aging and cancer

 

17:20 -17:35 pm

 

Attendees short talk 2

 

17:35 -17:50 pm

 

Attendees short talk 3


 

Conference Dinner

18:00 -20:00 pm


 

 

 

Dec     10

 

Day 3

 

Session 4

 

Session Chair: David Moore

 

8:30 – 9:00 am

 

David Moore, Baylor College of Medicine.

Regulation of liver energy balance by PPARalpha and FXR

 

9:00 – 9:30 am

 

Wendong Huang, City of Hope, USA.

Bile acid receptors as the molecular targets of bariatric surgery

 

9:30 – 10:00 am

 

Li Wang, University of Connecticut, USA.

Nuclear receptor SHP in non-coding RNA regulation and liver disease

 

10:00 – 10:20 am

 

Coffee/Tea Break

 

10:20 – 10:50 am

 

Wen Xie, University of Pittsburg, USA.

 sulfotransferase-mediated      negativ feedback     that     regulates     the gluconeogenic activity of HNF4alpha


 

 

10:50 – 11:20 am

 

Vincent Giguere, University of McGill, Canada.

Nuclear receptor-mTOR interactions in the control of cellular metabolism

 

11:20-11:35 am

 

Attendees short talk 4

 

11:35-11:50 am

 

Attendees short talk 5

 

12:00 - 14:00 pm

 

Lunch

 

Session 5

 

Session Chair: Xiaokun Zhang

 

14:00 - 14:30 pm

 

Xiaokun Zhang, Xiamen University, China.

Nur77 regulation of mitochondrial activity

 

 

14:30 - 15:00 pm

 

Qiao Wu, Xiamen University, China.

Nuclear    receptor  Nur77    suppresses    hepatocellular    carcinoma    through regulation of PEPCK1 sumoylation

 

 

15:00 - 15:30 pm

 

Youfei Guan, Dalian Medical University, China.

Nuclear receptors and water homeostasis regulation in the kidney

 

15:30 - 15:50 pm

 

Coffee/Tea Break

 

Session 6

 

Session Chair: David Moore

 

 

15:50 -16:20 pm

 

Jun Luo, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, USA

Androgen receptor variants: from discovery to patient benefit

 

 

16:20-16:50 pm

 

Dawang Zhou, Xiamen University, China.

Hippo signaling in liver size control and tumorigenesis

 

 

 

16:50 -17:40 pm

 

Closing Keynote Lecture:

Donald McDonnell, Duke University, USA

Identification of targetable proteins and processes downstream of nuclear receptors in breast cancer

 

17:40-17:50 pm

 

Close remark

 

18:00 - 20:00 pm

 

Dinner


 

 



Dec     11

Day 4


 

Departure