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Aging and Mechanisms of Aging-Related Disease (E2)

Scientific Organizers: Kazuo Tsubota, Shin-ichiro Imai, Matt Kaeberlein and Joan Mannick


May 15—19, 2017

Pacifico Yokohama, Yokohama, Japan


Sponsored by Astellas Pharma Inc., Journal of Molecular Cell Biology (JMCB) and Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences. Special scholarship support provided by the Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Medicine.


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks; poster display opportunities remain open.
Keystone Symposia has received funding from the Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Medicine to subsidize registration fees for a limited number of scientists, students and post-doctoral associates from Asian countries to attend and participate in this Keystone Symposia conference. Read more
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Jan 17, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Jan 17, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Feb 15, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Mar 15, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2017-E2 "Aging and Mechanisms of Aging-Related Disease" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On January 17, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After January 17, 2017 until April 5, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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January 17, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 15, 2017 845.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After March 15, 2017 995.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On March 15, 2017 620.00 USD
(includes 150.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After March 15, 2017 770.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: January 17, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is February 15, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


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Scholarship Deadline: January 17, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

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Abstract Deadline: February 15, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is January 17, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: March 15, 2017


Registration Fee: 845.00 USD* (includes 150.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 620.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 995.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 770.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.

Keystone Symposia has received funding from the Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Medicine to subsidize registration fees for a limited number of scientists, students and post-doctoral associates from Asian countries to attend and participate in this Keystone Symposia conference.

Who Can Apply: Scientists, students and post-doctoral associates from Asian countries. This money is intended to enable individuals with financial need to attend the meeting who would not otherwise be able to participate. This support is for registration fees only. The awardee must arrange for their own transportation, accommodation and food expenses.

How to Apply: Send an email to awards@keystonesymposia.org with the following information:
Name, Occupation, Degree, Institute, Area of Research or Study, and a short statement explaining why attending this meeting would benefit your research, training or career goals.

Deadline: Midnight US Mountain Time (MST) on March 15, 2017

We look forward to receiving your application. All applications will receive email confirmation of receipt. Awardees will be assisted in the registration process. Declined applications will receive notice via email.

No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 24 hr (international) time


The meeting will begin on Monday, May 15 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Friday, May 19 with a closing plenary session from 16:30 to 18:45, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Saturday, May 20 in order to fully experience the meeting.

MONDAY, MAY 15

4:00—8:00 PM
Arrival and Registration

Foyer
6:00—8:00 PM
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Foyer

TUESDAY, MAY 16

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
8:30—9:30 AM
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Joan Mannick, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, USA

Johan Auwerx, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL, Switzerland
Cross-Species Genetic Mapping of Targets in Mitochondria, Metabolism and Aging

9:30 AM—12:00 PM
Signal Transduction I – Evolutionarily Conserved Players
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Shin-ichiro Imai, Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Leonard P. Guarente, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA
The Role of Sirtuins in Aging and Age-Associated Diseases

Coffee Break

Joan Mannick, Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research, USA
Is mTOR an Evolutionarily Conserved Pathway that Regulates Aging?

Noboru Mizushima, University of Tokyo, Japan
Autophagy in Intracellular Quality Control

Motoshi Hayano†, Harvard Medical School, USA
Short Talk: Do Epigenetic Changes Cause Aging in Animals?

Louis R. Lapierre†, Brown University, USA
Short Talk: Blocking Lipid Secretion Promotes Lipophagy and Longevity

12:00—2:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

12:00—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Room 503
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Room 503
2:00—4:00 PM
Workshop 1: Cutting-Edge Front of Aging/Longevity Science

Room 501+502
* Kazuo Tsubota, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan

Naoko Ohtani, Osaka City University Graduate School of Medicine, Japan
Gut Microbiota Promotes Obesity-Associated Liver Cancer through PGE2-Mediated Suppression of Antitumor Immunity

Mark S. Lucanic†, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Caenorhabditis Intervention Testing Program: Screening Pro-Longevity Chemicals for Reproducible and Robust Positive Effects across Diverse Genetic Backgrounds

Shuhei Nakamura, Osaka University, Japan
Rubicon Regulates Lifespan via Modulating Autophagy Activity

Kazuto Kawamura†, Okinawa Institute of Science and Technology, Japan
Forward Genetic Screen for Adult-Onset Motor Deficits in C. elegans

Alaattin Kaya, Harvard Medical School, USA
Molecular Basis of Longevity Traits in Yeast Lifespan

Hiromi Rakugi†, Osaka University, Japan
From Bench to Society in Geriatric Medicine

Hiroshi Itoh, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Application of NMN (Nicotinamide Mononucleotide) to Anti-Aging in Humans

4:00—4:30 PM
Coffee Available

Foyer
4:30—6:30 PM
Signal Transduction II – Mitochondria
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

Marcia C. Haigis, Harvard Medical School, USA
The Function of Mitochondrial Sirtuins in Metabolism and Aging

Matt Kaeberlein, University of Washington, USA
The Importance of mTOR Signaling in Aging and Longevity Control

Takashi Kadowaki, University of Tokyo, Japan
Adiponectin as an Anti-Aging Regulation

Nicholas L. Bentley†, University of New South Wales, Australia
Short Talk: Elevating Mitochondrial NAD Biosynthesis Enhances Hepatic Energy Metabolism, and Improves Glucose Tolerance in Aged Mice

6:30—7:30 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites

7:00—9:00 PM
Poster Session 1

Room 503

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
8:30—11:30 AM
Stem Cell Aging and Humoral Factors
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Thomas A. Rando, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA

Heinrich Jasper, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA
Inflammation and Immune Modulation: Tackling Age-related Stem Cell Dysfunction

Rajendra S. Apte, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Photoreceptor Metabolism in the Aging Eye

Coffee Break

Emi Nishimura, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan
Stem Cells Orchestrates Hair Follicle Aging Program

Tapash Jay Sarkar, Stanford University, USA
Short Talk: Scalable Rejuvenation through Transient iPSC Reprogramming

Yaisa Andrews-Zwilling, SanBio, Inc., USA
Short Talk: Transplanted Modified Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells, SB623, Ameliorate Chronic Behavioral and Pathological Deficits in Rats

11:30 AM—2:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:30 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Room 503
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Room 503
2:00—4:00 PM
Workshop 2: Mitochondria and NAD Metabolism

Room 501+502
* Johan Auwerx, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne - EPFL, Switzerland

Charles Brenner†, University of Iowa, USA
Nicotinamide Riboside: Interactions with Femininity, Resiliency and Aging

Mitsukuni Yoshida, Washington University in St. Louis, USA
eNAMPT as an Adipose-Derived NAD+ Biosynthetic Enzyme that Systemically Regulates Aging

Emi Inagaki†, Keio University, Japan
NAD Related Metabolites and its Possible Application for Corneal Disease

Anthony Joseph Covarrubias, Buck Institute, USA
The Role of Macrophages in NAD+ Homeostasis during Aging

Masakatsu Yamashita, Ehime University School of Medicine, Japan
Metabolic Regulation of T Cell Senescence by Menin

Pénélope Andreux†, Amazentis, Switzerland
Translation of Urolithin A Effects on Mitochondria and Muscle from Worms to Rodents to Humans

Caroline C. Escoubas†, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
The Role of Mitochondrial Dynamics in AMPK-Mediated Learning and Memory

4:00—4:30 PM
Coffee Available

Foyer
4:30—6:30 PM
Intertissue Communication and Rhythm
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Matt Kaeberlein, University of Washington, USA

Dongsheng Cai, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Hypothalamic Mechanism of Aging

Shin-ichiro Imai, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
Nicotinamide Mononucleotide, a Key Systemic NAD+ Intermediate in Mammalian Aging and Longevity Control

Satchidananda Panda, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Circadian Regulation for the Prevention and Treatment of Metabolic Diseases

Francisca O. Peixoto†, IRB Barcelona, Spain
Short Talk: Adult Stem Cells Undergo Tissue-Specific Circadian Reprogramming During Aging

6:30—7:30 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites

7:00—9:00 PM
Poster Session 2

Room 503

THURSDAY, MAY 18

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
8:30—11:30 AM
Cellular Senescence
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Eisuke Nishida, Kyoto University, Japan

John Sedivy, Brown University, USA
Activation of Somatic Retrotransposition in Cellular Senescence and Aging

Jan M. van Deursen, Mayo Clinic, USA
How Senescent Cells Contribute to Aging and Disease

Coffee Break

Tohru Minamino, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan
Cellular Senescence and Age-Associated Diseases

Yun-Chen Chiang†, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, USA
Short Talk: The Role of p16INK4a in Shaping the T Cell Receptor Repertoire Diversity

Kyoko Miura, Hokkaido University, Japan
Short Talk: Unique Response of Cancer- and Senescence-Resistant Rodent “Naked Mole-Rat” to Cellular Senescence Induction

11:30 AM—4:30 PM
On Own for Lunch

11:30 AM—1:00 PM
Poster Setup

Room 503
1:00—10:00 PM
Poster Viewing

Room 503
4:00—4:30 PM
Coffee Available

Foyer
4:30—6:45 PM
Stress, Damage and Epigenetic Changes
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Emi Nishimura, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Rochelle Buffenstein, Calico Life Sciences LLC, USA
Sustained Maintenance of Proteostasis in the Long-Lived Naked Mole-Rat

Jan H. J. Hoeijmakers, Erasmus MC, Netherlands
DNA Damage, Aging and Nutritional Interventions

Michael Ristow, ETH Zürich, Switzerland
Mitochondrial Control of Healthy Aging

Jing-Dong Jackie Han, Shanghai Institutes of Biological Sciences, China
Integrative Data Analysis for Development and Aging

6:45—7:45 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Room 503
7:00—9:00 PM
Poster Session 3

Room 503

FRIDAY, MAY 19

7:30—8:30 AM
Breakfast

Individual Hotel
8:30—9:15 AM
Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Leonard P. Guarente, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Thomas A. Rando, Stanford University School of Medicine, USA
Epigenetic Regulation of Stem Cell Aging

9:15 AM—12:30 PM
Age-Associated Complications
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Satchidananda Panda, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA

Yousin Suh, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Enhancer Mechanism of Aging and Aging-Related Disease

Coffee Break

Kazuo Tsubota, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Age-Associated Eye Diseases and their Treatment

Masashi Yanagisawa, University of Tsukuba, Japan
Towards the Mysteries of Sleep

Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA
Selective autophagy and age-associated diseases

Liang Dai†, , Singapore
Short Talk: The Role of Pre-LaminA in Skin Aging

Lauren Tindale, BC Cancer Agency, Canada
Short Talk: Lipid and Alzheimer’s Disease Genes Associated with Healthy Aging and Longevity in Healthy Oldest-Old

12:30—2:00 PM
On Own for Lunch

2:00—4:00 PM
Workshop 3: Epigenetics and Stress Response

Room 501+502
* John Sedivy, Brown University, USA

Clea Barcena†, University of Oviedo, Spain
Methionine Restriction Extends Mouse Lifespan by Modulating Bile Acid Signaling

Chung-Yi Liang†, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan
Functional Regulation of the DAF-16/FoxO Transcription Factor by Acetylation in Stress Responses and Longevity

Nitish Mittal†, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Switzerland
The Gcn4 Transcription Factor Reduces Protein Synthesis Capacity to Extend Lifespan

Claire H. Wilson†, University of South Australia, Australia
Caspase-2, a Regulator of Metabolic and Stress Response Pathways during Aging

Joseph M. Zullo†, Harvard Medical School, USA
Regulation of Lifespan by REST-Mediated Effects on Neuronal Activity

Harumi Fujita†, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Genetic Characterization of a Patient with a Progeroid Phenotype and Mosaic Variegated Aneuploidy

Min-Hao Kuo†, Michigan State University, USA
Intracellular Triacylglycerol Promotes Longevity Independently of Energy Expenditure

4:00—4:30 PM
Coffee Available

Foyer
4:30—6:30 PM
Interventions for Aging and Longevity
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
* Masashi Yanagisawa, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Tomas Prolla, University of Wisconsin, USA
Caloric Restriction and Aging/Longevity Control

Eisuke Nishida, Kyoto University, Japan
Life-Span Regulation by Environmental Stresses in C. elegans

Hideyuki Okano, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan
Preemptive Medicine for Dementia and Neurodegenerative Diseases using iPSC-Technologies

Gary Krishnan, Eli Lilly and Company, USA
Short Talk: Changes in Human Skeletal Muscle Transcriptome after Exercise Provides a Guide-post for the Identification of Novel Exercise Mimetic Therapies to Treat Aging Related Loss in Muscle Function

6:30—6:45 PM
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 04/15/2017

Room 501+502
6:45—7:45 PM
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

TBD
7:45—10:30 PM
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.


SATURDAY, MAY 20

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

Astellas Pharma Inc. Japanese Society of Anti-Aging Medicine
Journal of Molecular Cell Biology (JMCB) Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences

We gratefully acknowledge support for this conference from:


Directors' Fund


These generous unrestricted gifts allow our Directors to schedule meetings in a wide variety of important areas, many of which are in the early stages of research.

Click here to view all of the donors who support the Directors' Fund.



We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:


Kowa Life Science Foundation


FujiFilm
The Naito Foundation
The Uehara Memorial Foundation Zymo Research Corporation

We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



Novartis Institutes for BioMedical Research


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