Hi-SFs 2016

We sincerely thank the Invited Speakers and all the Participants.
During the Conference; more than 50 participants attended and had productive discussions.

*Schedul : 2016, 17 Mar. (Thu)10:00~18:00
( Banquet at La Boheme, Fee: 3,500Yen )
            18 Mar. (Fri)    09:00~18:00
*Place : School of Science, Lecture Room E002,
      Hiroshima University (Higashi-Hiroshima Campus)
*Admission : Free

*Invited Speakers
 A.S. Mikhailov (Fritz Haber Inst., Germany)
 P-C. Lyu (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)
 L-K. Chau (National Chung Cheng University, Taiwan)
 L.T. Son (VNU University of Science, Viet Nam)
 J-r. Huang (National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan)
 S-T. Hsu (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
 I. Wang (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
 S-J. Chou (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
 R.J. Chein (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)

 Researchers in RcMcD
 Faculty members in Hiroshima University


17 Mar. (Thu) Room
Opening Remark E002
 10:00 - 10:05 Shin-ichi Tate (Hiroshima Univ.)
Keynote Lecture Chair:Shin-ichi Tate E002
 10:05 - 10:50 Alexander S. Mikhailov (Fritz Haber Inst. Germany)
Design Principles of Molecular Machines
Mathematical Life Sciences Chair: Naoya Tochio (10:50-12:20), Yuichi Togashi (14:00-15:00) E002
 10:50 - 11:20 Holger Flechsig (Hiroshima Univ.)
In Silico Design of Simple Polymer Networks: Models of Synthetic Protein Machines
 11:20 - 11:50 Yuichi Togashi (RcMcD, Hiroshima Univ.)
State, Shape, and Small-Number Issues in the Cell Nucleus
 11:50 - 12:20 Takeshi Sugawara (RcMcD, Hiroshima Univ.)
Stagnant, itinerant chromatin dynamics in fission yeast
 12:30 - 14:00 - Lunch -
 14:00 - 14:30 Seirin S. Lee (Hiroshima Univ.)
A New Framework of Interdisciplinary Research From Mathematics To Biology:Deformation of nucleus promotes the remodeling of chromatin architecture
 14:30 - 15:00 Soya Shinkai (RcMcD, Hiroshima Univ.)
Dynamic nucleosome movement provides structural information of topological chromatin domains in living human cells
Structure Biology-1 Chair: Holger Flechsig E002
 15:30 - 16:15 Ping-Chiang Lyu (National Tsing Hua Univ., Taiwan)
Circular permutation: Database, Prediction and Design
 16:15 - 17:00 Jie-rong Huang (National Yang-Ming Univ., Taiwan)
Towards an atomic-level description of intrinsic protein disorder using novel NMR techniques and computational modeling
 17:00 - 17:20 Daisuke Aoki (Hiroshima Univ.) Master student
The phosphorylation-depending nucleosome binding regulation through the intrinsically disordered region (IDR) in a chromatin remodeling factor, FACT
 17:20 - 17:40 Ryosuke Kawasaki (Hiroshima Univ.) Master student
Intrer-domain diffusion of peptidyl prolyl isomerase Pin1 enhances the substrate affinity
18 Mar. (Fri) Room
Structure Biology-2 Chair: Takeshi Sugawara (9:00-10:30), Manabu Abe (10:45-12:00) E002
   9:00 -   9:45 Shang-Te Danny Hus (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
Structural basis of substrate preferences of a bacterial ribosome-associated molecular chaperone
   9:45 - 10:30 Shin-ichi Tate (Hiroshima Univ.)
Biological functions elicited by the structure and dynamics of intrinsically disordered regions (IDRs)
 10:30 - 10:45 - Break -
 10:45 - 11:30 Iren Wang (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
Structure, dynamics and molecular interactions of the multi-domain splicing factor TIA-1
 11:30 - 12:00 Naoya Tochio (RcMcD Hiroshima Univ.)
The α helical lid subdomain of the substrate binding domain of heat shock 70 kDa protein (HSP70) itself does not enhance the substrate-affinity
 12:00 - 13:00 - Lunch -
Interdisciplinary Chemistry &
Chair: Kunifumi Tagawa E002
 13:00 - 13:45 Lai-Kwan Chau (National Chung Cheng Univ., Taiwan)
Nanoplasmonic Biosensors and SERS-Nanoprobes for Diagnostics and Measurement of Molecular Binding Kinetics
 13:45 - 14:30 Shen-Ju Chou (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
Lhx2 regulates the timing of cortical neurogenesis
 14:30 - 15:15 Le Thanh Son (VNU University of Science, Viet Nam)
Catalysts synthesis and characterization for biodiesel productions
 15:15 - 15:30 - Break -
Biological Science Chair: Masanobu Obara E002
 15:30 - 16:15 Rong-Jie Chein (Academia Sinica, Taiwan)
Drug Discovery from Edible Plants Based on GLP-1R Disease Target
 16:15 - 16:45 Kunifumi Tagawa (Hiroshima Univ.)
Hemichordate genomes and the ancestry of chordates
 16:45 - 17:15 Islam Mohammed Mafizul (Hiroshima Univ.)
An ex situ conservation effort for several endangered and near-threaten amphibian species from the Ryukyu Archipelago, Japan by captive breeding and sperm cryopreservation technique; and some recent research works with amphibians
 17:15 - 17:45 Masaki Shimamura (Hiroshima Univ.)
The pathway of sperms in female plant body of a liverwort, Marchantia polymorpha
Closing Remark E002
 17:45 - 18:00 Masanobu Obara (Hiroshima Univ.)


*Organization Committee
 Shin-ichi Tate (Hiroshima Univ., RcMcD)
 Masanobu Obara (Hiroshima Univ.)
 Manabu Abe (Hiroshima Univ.)

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