The 16th Conference of Asian Society for Mitochondrial Research and Medicine [ASMRM] The 19th Conference of Japanese Society of Mitochondrial Research and Medicine [J-mit]

Program (Tentative)

Plenary Lecture1 October 3 (Thu)

Theme :
The Role of Mitochondrial Dynamics in Human Disease
Chair :
Naotada Ishihara (Osaka University)
Speaker :
photoDavid Chan (California Institute of Technology)

Plenary Lecture2 October 3 (Thu)

Theme :
Genetic and Biochemical diagnosis of Mitochondrial disorders
Chair :
Masakazu Mimaki (Department of Pediatrics, Teikyo University School of Medicine)
Speaker :
photoDavid Thorburn (The University of Melbourne)

Plenary Lecture3 October 4 (Fri)

Theme :
Mitochondrial genetic medicine
Chair :
Yasutoshi Koga (Kurume University)
Speaker :
photoDouglas C. Wallace (University of Pennsylvania & The Children's Hospital of Philadelphia Research Institute)

Special Lecture  October 4 (Fri)

Theme :
History of Mitochondrial Research and Medicine
Chair :
Kiyoshi Kita (School of Tropical Medicine and Global Health, Nagasaki University)
Hong Kyu Lee (Eulji University)
Speaker :
Yau-Huei Wei (Center for Mitochondrial Medicine and Free Radical Research, Changhua Christian Hospital, Changhua City, Taiwan)
Makoto Yoneda (Faculty of Nursing & Social Welfare Sciences, Fukui Prefectural University)

Presidential Lecture  October 5 (Sat)

Chair :
Ikuya Nonaka (National Center Hospital of Neurology and Psychiatry)
Speaker :
Yasutoshi Koga (Kurume University)

Symposium1 October 3 (Thu)

Theme :
Mitochondrial Physiology/Biology
Chair :
Koji Okamoto (Osaka University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)
Speaker :
Kei Murayama (Department of Metabolism, Chiba Children's Hospital)
Koji Okamoto (Osaka University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium2 October 3 (Thu)

Theme :
Evolution, Migration, and Adaptation
Chair :
Naotada Ishihara (Osaka University)
Quan Chen (Chinese Academy of Sciences)
Speaker :
Naotada Ishihara (Osaka University)
Shigeomi Shimizu (Tokyo Medical and Dental University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium3 October 3 (Thu)

Theme :
Cell Death, Apoptosis, ROS, and Mitochondria
Chair :
Jiankang Liu (Xi'an Jiaotong University)
Speaker :
Jiankang Liu (Xi'an Jiaotong University)
Hideyuki Majima (Kagoshima University)
Han-Ming Shen (National University of Singapore)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium4 October 4 (Fri)

Theme :
Mitochondrial Diseases—MELAS/MELA, Kearns-Sayre, Leigh Syndrome, Deafness, etc.
Chair :
Makoto Yoneda (Faculty of Nursing & Social Welfare Sciences, Fukui Prefectural University)
Min-Xin Guan (Zhejiang University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)
Speaker :
Masamichi Ikawa (Department of Advanced Medicine for Community Healthcare, University of Fukui)
Min-Xin Guan (Zhejiang University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium5 October 4 (Fri)

Theme :
Mitochondria-related Diseases—Aging, Parkinson and Alzheimer's Disease
Chair :
Chin-San Liu (Changhua Christian Hospital, Taiwan)
Speaker :
Shigeru Yanagi (Tokyo University of Pharmacy and Life Sciences)
Yasushi Okazaki (Juntendo University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium6 October 4 (Fri)

Theme :
Mitochondria-related Diseases—Endocrine, Renal, Cardiovascular System, and Psychiatry
Chair :
Minho Shong (Chungnam National University)
Masatoshi Nomura (Kurume University)
Speaker :
Takumi Koshiba (Kyushu University)
Minho Shong (Chungnam National University)
Masatoshi Nomura (Kurume University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium7 October 5 (Sat)

Theme :
Animal Model and Biomarker
Chair :
Myung-Shik Lee (Yonsei University College of Medicine)
Kazuto Nakada (University of Tsukuba)
Speaker :
Kazuto Nakada (University of Tsukuba)
Myung-Shik Lee (Yonsei University College of Medicine)
Fan-Yan Wei (Kumamoto University Faculty of Life Sciences)
(Additional Information will be announced later)

Symposium8 October 5 (Sat)

Theme :
Therapeutics and Treatments Targeting Mitochondria
Chair :
Yasutoshi Koga (Kurume University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)
Speaker :
Yuma Yamada (Hokkaido University)
Yoshihide Sunada (Kawasaki Medical University)
(Additional Information will be announced later)