Conference schedule

Tuesday, September 3

  • 17:00 Opening of the conference:
  • 18.00-19.00 Opening lecture: Susan P. C. Cole, Division of Cancer Biology & Genetics, Queen's University Cancer Research Institute, Kingston, ON: Polymorphisms in the MRP (ABCC) Transporters: How important are they? Wednesday, September 4 morning session
  • 9.00-9.40 Dietrich Keppler, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg: Drug and conjugate efflux pumps of the ABCC subfamily: MRP2, MRP3 and MRP4
  • 9.40-10.20 Gabriele Jedlitschky, Center of Drug Absorption and Transport, University of Greifswald: Role of multidrug transporters in cell signalling: physiological functions and regulation of MRP4 (ABCC4)
  • 10.20-10.40 Coffee break
  • 11.40-11.20 Peter Chiba, Institute of Medical Chemistry, Medical University of Vienna: Two for one: C2 rotational pseudosymmetry effects a dual binding mode for P-glycoprotein substrates
  • 11.20-12.00 Saibal Dey, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Uniformed Services University School of Medicine, Bethesda, MD: Mechanism of stereospecific sensing by a polyspecific drug transporter Wednesday, September 4 Poster session 13.00-15.00
    Wednesday, September 4 afternoon session
  • 15.00-15.40 Scott Moye-Rowley, Department of Molecular Physiology and Biophysics, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA: Regulation of membrane composition by ABC transporters
  • 15.40-16.20 William Douglas Figg, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD: Don't forget about the OATPs: They move drugs also
  • 16.20-16.40 Coffee break
  • 16.40-17.20 Frances J. Sharom, Department of Molecular and Cellular Biology, University of Guelph, ON: Drug binding and transport by P-glycoprotein (ABCB1)
  • 17.20-18.00 Tamas Aranyi, Inserm U 951, Université d'Evry Val d'Essonne: Transcriptional regulation of human ABC transporters: the example of ABCC6
  • Thursday, September 5 Morning session
  • 9.00-9.40 Andre Goffeau, Catholic University of Louvain-la-Neuve: The fungal multidrug transporters
  • 9.40-10.20 Tito Fojo, Center for Cancer Research, National Cancer Institute, Bethesda, MD, Title to be announced
  • 10.20-10.40 Coffee break
  • 10.40-11.20 Murray Norris, Children's Cancer Institute Australia for Medical Research, Lowy Cancer Research Centre, University of New South Wales:Clinical and physiological roles of ABCC transporters in cancer: more than just drug efflux pumps
  • 11.20-12.00 Gergely Szakacs, Institute of Enzymology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences: MDR- Engage, Evade of Exploit?
  • Thursday, September 5 Poster session 13.00-15.00 Thursday, September 5 afternoon session
  • 15.00-15.40 Brian Day, Department of Medicine, National Jewish Health, Denver, CO: Harnessing glutathione transport as a therapeutic approach to treat disease
  • 15.40-16.20 Attilio Di Pietro, Institut de Biologie et Chimie des Protéines, Lyon: Different strategies using drug-efflux inhibitors and apoptosis inducers to target multidrug resistant cancer cells overexpressing ABC transporters 16.20-16.40 Coffee break
  • 16.40-17.20 Jorg Koenig, Institute of Experimental and Clinical Pharmacology and Toxicology, Friedrich-Alexander-University Erlangen-Nuremberg: Multiple-transfected cell models for the analysis of the apically localized export pumps MRP2 and P-gp
  • 17.20-18.00 Georg Sager, Department Medical Pharmacology and Toxicology,University of Tromso: ABC-transporters and clinical pharmacology Friday, September 6 Morning session
  • 9.00-9.40 Jean-Michel Scherrmann, INSERM, U705 ; CNRS UMR 8206, Universités Paris Descartes et Diderot, Paris: Pharmacokinetic-pharmacodynamic relationships between ABC transporters and psychoactive xenobiotics
  • 9.40-10.20 Anika Hartz, College of Pharmacy, University of Minnesota, Duluth, MN: P-glycoprotein at the Blood-Brain Barrier and the Alzheimer’s disease enigma 10.20-11.00 Coffee break
  • 11.00-11.40 András Váradi, Institute of Enzymology, Hungarian Academy of Sciences: Experimental strategies for in vivo rescue of disease-causing mutants of ABCC6
  • 11.40-12.20 Grzegorz Bartosz, University of Łódź: Scenes from the ABCC family album
  • 12.20-13.15 Toshihisa Ishikawa, Omics Science Center, RIKEN Yokohama Institute: New challenges in human ABC transporters research: From bench to clinical practice

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