Event Schedule

Download program: SBSC_2013.pdf

Day 1 - Sunday, June 9, 2013

From 3:30  Conference registration
4:00 – 4:15 Introductory Remarks – Arthur Lander and Peter Donovan
4:15 – 4:45 Sui Huang (Institute for Systems Biology, Seattle) "Complex Dynamics of Cell State Transitions on the Quasi-potential Epigenetic Landscape"
4:45 – 5:15 Haifan Lin (Yale University) "A Novel Epigenetic Mechanism Guided by piRNAs"
5:15 – 5:45 Vijay Chickarmane (California Institute of Technology) “Signal integration of stem cell maintenance in the plant stem cell niche”
5:45 – 6:00 Short talk: Peter Calabrese (University of Southern California) "What is advantageous for the germline may be bad for the soma; the impact of spermatogonial stem cell mutations on human disease"
6:00 – 6:15 Short talk: Olivier Cinquin (University of California, Irvine) "Control of cell cycling speed to minimize mutation accumulation"
6:15 – 8:00 Reception and Posters

 

Day 2 - Monday, June 10, 2013

8:00 – 8:30 Breakfast Buffet – Beckman Dining Hall
8:30 – 9:00

Jorge Pacheco (Universidade do Minho, Portugal) “Active Stem Cells in Mammalian Hematopoiesis”

9:00 – 9:30 Ben Simons (University of Cambridge, UK) "Spermatogenic stem cell self-renewal"
9:30 – 10:00 Shalev Itzkovitz (Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel) “Optimality in the development of intestinal crypts”
10:00 – 10:15 Short talk: Peter McHale (University of California, Irvine) "The protective role of symmetric stem cell division in the accumulation of heritable somatic damage"
10:15– 10:45 Coffee Break
10:45 – 11:15 Kunihiko Kaneko (University of Tokyo, KOMABA) "Dynamical-Systems Perspective to Stem-cell Biology: Relevance of oscillatory gene expression dynamics and cell-cell interaction"
11:15 – 11:45 Anne Calof & John Lowengrub (UC Irvine) "Multimodal feedback in lineage control and morphogenesis"
11:45 – 12:00 Short talk: Gentian Buzi (ETH Zurich) "Structural properties of feedback control in cell lineages"
12:00 – 1:00 Lunch – Beckman Dining Hall
1:00 – 1:30

Casim Sarkar (University of Pennsylvania) “Interplay of extrinsic and intrinsic cues in cell-fate decisions”

1:30 – 2:00 Ihor Lemischka (Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY) "Pluripotency and Beyond"
2:00– 2:30 Andy McMahon (University of Southern California) "Transcriptional networks balancing renal stem/progenitor cells"
2:30 – 2:45 Short talk: Mary Sehl (UCLA) "Effects of quiescence and senescence on hematopoietic stem cell population dynamics and extinction"
2:45 – 3:15 Coffee Break
3:15 – 3:45 Jan Skotheim (Stanford University) "Dynamics of cell cycle control"
3:45 – 4:15 Marian Waterman (UC Irvine) "Stem Cells, Cancer and Wnt-directed Metabolism"
4:15 – 5:30
PANEL – Stem Cell Therapeutics and Systems Biology
Moderator: Peter Donovan (UC Irvine). Panelists: Aileen Anderson (UC Irvine), Steven George (UC Irvine), Ihor Lemischka (Mount Sinai Sch Med), Andy McMahon (USC)
5:30 – 6:30 Reception and Posters
6:30 – 8:30 Banquet

 

Day 3 - Tuesday, June 11, 2013

8:00 – 8:30 Breakfast Buffet – Beckman Dining Hall
8:30 – 9:00 Bing Ren (UC San Diego) "Charting the Cell's 3D Genome"
9:00 – 9:30 Laurie Boyer (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) “Dynamic regulation of cell fate transitions”
9:30 – 10:00 Alfonso Martinez-Arias (University of Cambridge, UK) "Wnt/β-catenin signalling and decision making in mouse ES cells"
10:00 – 10:15 Short talk: Jin Wang (Stony Brook) "Quantifying the landscape and paths of stem cell differentiation and reprogramming"
10:15 – 10:30 Short talk: Xiling Shen (Cornell) "A microRNA bimodal switch controls cancer stem cell fate asymmetry"
10:30 – 11:00 Coffee Break
11:00 – 11:30 Neda Bagheri (Northwestern University, IL) "Computational analysis of intracellular signaling to predict regulation of cell fate decisions"
11:30 – 12:00 Ellen Rothenberg (California Institute of Technology) “Dissecting gene network relationships in stem cell to T cell development”
12:00 – 12:15

Short talk: Daniel Kim (Caltech) "Dynamic regulation of single-cell coding and noncoding transcriptomes during somatic cell reprogramming"

12:15 – 1:30 Lunch – Beckman Dining Hall
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