OpenTox Asia 2017 Program

Enabling and Strengthening Reproducible High Quality Safety Science on Complex Systems

WEDNESDAY, 17 May 2017

08.30 S1. Data Management and Integration, Chair: Johan Nyström-Persson  (Douglas Connect, Switzerland)
08.45  
A Data Warehousing approach with TargetMine, Yayoi Natsume
09.15   
Efforts for Data Sharing and DB Integration, Hideki Hatanaka
09.45  
DNA-Binding Protein PredictionsShandar Ahmad 
10.30   Coffee Break 
11.00 S2. Systems Biology and Toxicology, Chair: Samik Ghosh (Systems Biology and Toxicology, Japan)
11.10  
Garuda Platform as a Tool for Open Toxicology, Satoshi Kitajima
11.35   
Software Platform Supporting Mulitlevel Modeling, Yoshiyuki Asai
12.00  
Disease Understanding and Drug Discovery, Anshu Bhardwaj
12.25   
Pharmacogenetic and Genomic Applications for Safety and Therapeutic Efficacy Assessment, Jurgen Borlak 
13.00   Lunch
14.00 S3. Testing Methods in Nanotechnology, Chair: Tae Hyun Yoon (Hanyang University, Korea) 
14.10   
AceNano a Tiered Approach, Eugenia Valsami-Jones
14.40  
Alternative Methods for Nanotechnology, Rawiwan Maniratanachote
15.10  
Ann-Based QNTR Model Development, Hyung Gi Byun
15.40  
Safety Assessment of Engineered Nanomaterials, Barry Hardy
16.10   Coffee Break 
16.30   Knowledge Cafe
18.00   Poster Discussion Session 
20.00   Conference Dinner

THURSDAY, 18 May 2017

09.00 S4. Stem Cell Biology, Chair: Kyung-Sun Kang (Seoul National University, Korea)
09.00  
Drug Toxicity Screening using human stem cells, Kyung-Sun Kang
09.30  
Disease Modeling of Parkinson's Disease, Janghwan Kim
10.00  
Human Pluripotent Stem Cell-Derived Cardiomyocytes, Hyung-Min Chung 
10.30   Coffee Break 
11.00 S5. Current Trends in Predictive Toxicology, Chair: Alok Dhawan (CSIR-Indian Institute of Toxicology Research, India)
11.10  
In Silico Approaches for the Development of Predictive Toxicology, Dr Ram Parthasarathi
11.35  
High-throughput Methods for Accurate Prediction of Human Organ-Specific Toxicities, Daniele Zink 
12.00  
Establishment of Transcriptomic Database Based on Multi-Organ Interaction, Jung-Hwa Oh 
12.25   
Knowledge Based Integration Supporting Predictive Toxicology and Safety Assessment, Barry Hardy 
13.00   Lunch 
14.00 S6. Environmental Toxicological Science, Chair: Jingwen Chen (Dalian University of Technology, China)
14.15  
Mixture Toxicity of Engineered Nanoparticles, Jongwoon Kim 
14.40  
Screening and Health Risks of Organic Micro-Pollutants, Xuehua Li
15.05  
Diffirential Estrogen Binding of PFOs and PFOA substances, Chunyan Zhao 
15.30  
Effects of Organophosphate Flame Retardants in Adult Zebrafish,  Gao Shixiang
16.00   Coffee Break 
16.30 S7. New Omics-driven Environment, Chair: John Colbourne (Uiversity of Birmingham, UK)
16.30  
Systems Toxicology Approaches to Environmental Health Protection, John Colbourne 
17.15  
Panel Discussion 
18.00   Conference ends