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February 14 2017

We had a large number of participants come to the IRCMS Mini Symposium "Cellular Cross-talk in Health and Disease" held on March 2, for which we would like to express our gratitude.

Date:    March 2, 2017 (Thu)
Time:   14:00 - 17:05
Venue:  Yamasaki Memorial Hall


14:00-14:40         Angela Nieto (Instituto de Neurociencias CSIC-UMH, Spain)

                            Epithelial plasticity in health and disease

14:40-15:05         Masaya Baba (IRCMS, Kumamoto University)

                            Metabolic regulation of cell proliferation and differentiation by Flcn-Pgc1α-axis

15:05-15:30         Guojun Sheng (IRCMS, Kumamoto University)

                            Epithelial-Mesenchymal Transition in developmental morphogenesis

15:30-15:45         Coffee Break

15:45-16:10         Toshio Suda (IRCMS, Kumamoto University)

                            The different nature of hematopoietic stem cells from epithelial stem cells

16:10-16:35         Tomomasa Yokomizo (IRCMS, Kumamoto University)

                             Hematopoietic stem cell-dependent and independent lineage development in the mouse embryo

16:35-17:00         Takatsugu Ishimoto (Graduate School of Medical Sciences, IRCMS, Kumamoto University)

                             RHBDF2 in stromal fibroblasts mediates TGF-β signaling and enhances gastric cancer cell
                             invasion via intercellular cross-talk

17:00-17:05         Concluding remarks (Guojun Sheng)

This symposium is supported in part by HIGO Program.