OpenTox Asia 2017 Program

Enabling and Strengthening Reproducible High Quality Safety Science on Complex Systems

TUESDAY, 16 May 2017 

ACEnano-OpenTox-S2NANO Workshop
When:   13:00 – 18:00, May 16, 2017  
Where:  Didimdol Plaza, KRICT, Daejeon, South Korea  

WORKSHOP PROGRAM 

WEDNESDAY, 17 May 2017

09.00  

Introduction and Opening Remarks, Moon-Koo Chung, Director, Korea Institute of Toxicology and Barry Hardy, President, OpenTox Association

09.15 S1. Data Management and Integration, Chair: Johan Nyström-Persson  (Douglas Connect, Switzerland)
09.35  
A Data Warehousing approach with TargetMine, Yayoi Natsume
10.55  
Efforts for Data Sharing and DB Integration, Hideki Hatanaka
10.15  
DNA-Binding Protein PredictionsShandar Ahmad 
10.35   Coffee Break 
11.00 S2. Systems Biology and Toxicology, Chair: Samik Ghosh (Systems Biology and Toxicology, Japan)
11.05  
Garuda Platform as a Tool for Open Toxicology, Satoshi Kitajima
11.30   
Software Platform Supporting Mulitlevel Modeling, Yoshiyuki Asai
11.55  
Disease Understanding and Drug Discovery, Anshu Bhardwaj
12.20  
Pharmacogenetic and Genomic Applications for Safety and Therapeutic Efficacy Assessment, Jurgen Borlak 
12.45  
Whole Genome Expresiion Profiling of Mini Pig Liver and Kidney, Saravanakumar Selvaraj 
13.00   Lunch
14.00 S3. Testing Methods in Nanotechnology, Chair: Tae Hyun Yoon (Hanyang University, Korea) 
14.00  
AceNano a Tiered Approach, Eugenia Valsami-Jones
14.25  
Alternative Methods for Nanotechnology, Rawiwan Maniratanachote
14.50  
Ann-Based QNTR Model Development, Hyung Gi Byun
15.15  
Safety Assessment of Engineered Nanomaterials, Barry Hardy
15.45  
Toxicity of Zinc Oxide Nanoparticles, Pinpin Lin
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: Asish Mohapatra (Health Canada)
11.05  
In Silico Approaches for the Development of Predictive Toxicology, Dr Ram Parthasarathi
11.30  
High-throughput Methods for Accurate Prediction of Human Organ-Specific Toxicities, Daniele Zink 
11.55  
Establishment of Transcriptomic Database Based on Multi-Organ Interaction, Jung-Hwa Oh 
12.20  
Knowledge Based Integration Supporting Predictive Toxicology and Safety Assessment, Barry Hardy 
13.00   Lunch 
14.00 S6. Environmental Toxicological Science, Chair: John Colbourne (Uiversity of Birmingham, UK)
14.05  
Systems Toxicology Approaches to Environmental Health Protection, John Colbourne 
14.30  
Mixture Toxicity of Engineered Nanoparticles, Jongwoon Kim 
15.00  
Data and Knowledge Fusion and Management: Supporting Toxicology, Asish Mohapatra 
16.00   Coffee Break 
16.30  
Panel Discussion 
18.00   Conference ends