The 10th International Workshop on Advanced Genomics
Hitotsubashi Memorial Hall, Tokyo, JAPAN
  May 21 (Tue)
  May 22 (Wed)
  May 23 (Thu)
Meet the Expert
Poster Submission
  Technology Presentation
Organizing Committee
Program (May 21)
9:30-17:00 Registration
9:50-10:00 Opening Remarks
Yoshiyuki Sakaki (Toyohashi Univ. of Technology)
10:00-12:00 [Session 1] Genomic Variation (Chair: Tohru Masui)
Anne Cambon-Thomsen (INSERM)
"The ethical and societal challenges of studying human genomic variation in different contexts."
Joseph Boland (NCI)
"Exome, Transcriptome and Whole Genome Sequencing on Life's Proton Sequencer: Cost Effective, Rapid Turnaround and High Impact Discoveries at the Cancer Genomics Research Laboratory"
Tatsuhiko Tsunoda (RIKEN)
"Whole Genome Approach Is Revolutionizing Medicine"
12:00-13:30 [Lunch] Poster & Exhibition Break
13:30-14:30 Technology Presentation (Facilitator: Masahira Hattori)

Life Technologies
"High Throughput Genome Scale Benchtop Semiconductor Sequencing Roadmap – Ion Torrent™"
Andrew Felton

Tomy Digital Biology
"PacBio’s Single Molecule Real-Time DNA Sequencing for sequencing through repeat regions, hard stops and De Novo Assembly of microbial to plant genomes"
Edwin Hauw

14:30-15:00 Poster & Exhibition Break
Coffee Break
15:00-16:00 KeyNote (Chair: Hiroyuki Aburatani)
Todd Golub (Broad Institute)
"Genomic Approaches to Cancer"
16:00-18:00 [Session 2] Medical Genomics (Chair: Itsuro Inoue)
Derek Chiang (Novartis)
"Leveraging cancer genome encyclopedia for clinical testing"
Estee Torok (Univ. of Cambridge)
"Translating bacterial whole genome sequencing into diagnostic and public health microbiology"
Naomichi Matsumoto (Yokohama City Univ.)
"Medelian Exome Analysis"
Program (May 22)    ↑Top ↓May 23
9:30-17:00 Registration
09:30-11:30 [Session 3] Metagenome & Human microbiome (Chair: Ken Kurokawa)
Barbara Methé (J. Craig Venter Institute)
"Metagenomic Approaches for the Study of Microbial Communities"
Jose Clemente (The Mount Sinai School of Medicine)
"High-throughput characterization of the microbiome: moving forward towards clinical applications"
Kenya Honda (RIKEN)
"Regulation of T Cells by the gut microbiota"
11:30-12:00 [Selected Poster Presentation] (Chair: Hiroyuki Aburatani)
P-21 Highly sensitive target methylome sequencing by post-bisulfite adaptor tagging
Fumihito Miura
P-38 Tumor cellularity conscious genotyper and analysis pipeline for cancer exome sequencing
Hiroki Ueda
12:00-13:30 [Lunch] Poster & Exhibition Break
13:30-15:30 Technology Presentation (Facilitator: Yutaka Suzuki)
Illumina K.K.
"Understand Your Genome"
Kensuke Suzuki

Agilent Technologies Japan, Ltd.
"Agilent Genomics solution accelerating NGS workflow"
Reiko Horii

Fluidigm K. K.
"New Approach from Fluidigm for Single Cell Genomics"
Naoya Hosono

Precision System Science.Co., Ltd.
"Development of fully-automated and integrated sample preparation system for NGS: genePrepPlanner-VI concept"
Tetsuya Ueda
15:30-16:00 Poster & Exhibition Break
Coffee Break
16:00-18:00 [Session 4] Cancer Genome (Chair: Tatsuhiro Shibata)
Paul Spellman (OHSU)
"Application of Genomic Technologies to the Understanding of Cancer"
Peter Lichter (DKFZ)
"Oncogenomics of Pediatric Brain Tumors: Integrated approaches allow refinement of molecular subclassification and the detection of novel pathomechanisms"
Seishi Ogawa (Tokyo Univ.)
"Genetic analysis of meylodysplastic syndromes"
18:30 Banquet (Josui Kaikan: Matsukaze-no-ma)
Program (May 23)  ↑Top(May 21) ↑May22
9:00-9:30 Registration
9:30-10:15 Special Lecture (Chair: Takashi Ito)
Charles Cantor (Sequenom, Inc.)
"Noninvasive Personalized Genomics."
10:15-12:15 [Session 5] Epigenome & non-coding RNA (Chair: Sumio Sugano)
Martin Hirst (Univ. of British Columbia)
"Reference Human Epigenomes"
Ting Wang (Washington Univ.)
"Comparative and Integrative Epigenomics"
Takashi Ito (Tokyo Univ.)
"Highly efficient whole-genome and targeted bisulfite sequencing by post-bisulfite adaptor tagging"
12:15-13:30 [Lunch] Poster & Exhibition Break
13:30-15:00 Technology Presentation (Facilitator: Asao Fujiyama)
Qiagen K. K.
"Genome analyses of single cells"
Christian Korfhage

Roche Diagnostics K. K.
"The RP11 Project” Status: Assembling Human Sequence into Genomes"
William J. LaRochelle

"Using The MassARRAY® System for the Confirmation of 2nd-Generation Sequencing Discoveries"
Tarif Awad
15:00-15:30 Poster & Exhibition Break
Coffee Break
15:30-16:50 [Session 6] Synthetic Biology (Chair: Shinichi Morishita)
Yo Suzuki (J. Craig Venter Institute)
"The Green Monster method for genome engineering"
Mitsuhiro Itaya (Keio Univ.)
"Top-down and bottom-up Genome synthesis approaches to engineer biosynthesis pathways"
16:50-17:10 Poster Award (Chair. Hiroyuki Aburatani)
17:10-17:30 Closing Remarks
Sumio Sugano

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