Program
 
Symposium Venue: International Conference Hall, Condensed Matter Science and Physics Building, National Taiwan University, Taipei, Taiwan
 
Registration/Information

May 24, Wednesday
08:30 ~ 11:00 Registration, the International Conference Hall
18:00 ~ 20:30 Welcome Reception, 1st F of the Howard International House, Taipei

May 25, Thursday
10:50 Photo Session, 1st F of the Physics Building
All Posters are displayed at the 1st F from 09:30 May 24 to 15:30 May 26
 
SYMPOSIUM PROGRAM SCHEDULE
May 24, Wednesday
08:30 – 11:00 Breakfast and Registration
11:00 – 11:10 Opening Remarks
11:10 – 12:00 Felicia Chen-Wu Memorial Lecture: Prof. Shu Chien
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:20 Plenary Lecture PL1
14:20 – 14:45 Invited Lecture I01
14:45 – 15:10 Invited Lecture I02
15:10 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:20 Plenary Lecture PL2
16:20 – 16:45 Invited Lecture I03
16:45 – 17:10 Invited Lecture I04
18:00 – 20:30 Welcome Reception & Opening Ceremony
 
May 25, Thursday
08:30 – 09:35 Breakfast and Registration
09:35 – 10:00 Invited Lecture I05
10:00 – 10:50 Plenary Lecture PL3
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 11:35 Invited Lecture I06
11:35 – 12:00 Invited Lecture I07
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch Break
13:30 – 14:20 Plenary Lecture PL4
14:20 – 14:45 Invited Lecture I08
14:45 – 15:10 Invited Lecture I09
15:10 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 17:10 Poster Session
 
May 26, Friday
08:30 – 09:35 Breakfast and Registration
09:35 – 10:00 Invited Lecture I10
10:00 – 10:50 Plenary Lecture PL5
10:50 – 11:10 Coffee Break
11:10 – 11:35 Invited Lecture I11
11:35 – 12:00 Invited Lecture I12
12:00 – 13:30 Lunch
13:30 – 14:20 Plenary Lecture PL6
14:20 – 14:45 Invited Lecture I13
14:45 – 15:10 Invited Lecture I14
15:10 – 15:30 Coffee Break
15:30 – 16:20 Plenary Lecture PL7
16:20 – 16:45 Invited Lecture I15
16:45 – 17:10 Invited Lecture I16
18:00 – 20:30 Banquet & Closing Ceremony
 
MAY 24, WEDNESDAY
FELICIA CHEN-WU MEMORIAL LECTURE
Chair:  Cheng-Wen Wu
11:10 – 12:00 Mechanotransduction in endothelial cells
  Shu Chien, University of California at San Diego, USA
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Shih-Hsiung Wu
13:30 – 14:20 PL1: Sialic acid-recognising proteins and drug discovery
  Mark Von Itzstein, Griffith University, Australia.
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Pao-Chi Liao
14:20 – 14:45 I01: The perspective of mass spectrometry in proteomics and protein's post-translational modifications
  Chung-Lin Liao, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
14:45 – 15:10 I02: Functional proteomic studies of shrimp white spot syndrome virus structural proteins and their interactors
  Chu-Fang Lo, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Shan-Ho Cho
15:30 – 16:20 PL2: "A structural view of ion pumping by Ca2+-ATPase"
  Chikashi Toyoshima, University of Tokyo, Japan
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Chin Yu
16:20 – 16:45 I03: Mechanism of fibril formation by the gastric cancer-related GISP-like proteins
  Yuan-Chao Lou, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
16:45 – 17:10 I04: The studies of the low-resolution structural and functional studies for the fidelity of DNA polymerases in solution
  Joseph Tang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
 
MAY 25, THURSDAY
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Ken S. Liang
09:35 – 10:00 I05: FLIM/FRET-a novel tool for molecular dynamics imaging
  Fu-Jen Kao, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Ken S. Liang
10:00 – 10:50 PL3: Overview of research opportunities at synchrotron biomedical imaging and therapy facilities
  Dean Chapman, University of Saskatchewan, Canada
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Yia-Chung Chang
11:10 – 11:35 I06: Micro- and Nano-radiology for life sciences
  Yeu-Kuang Hwu, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
11:35 – 12:00 I07: Medical imaging experiments at SPring-8
  Naoto Yagi, JASRI (SPring-8), Japan
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Ta Hsiu Liao
13:30 – 14:20 PL4: The NS5B polymerase from HCV: a target for drug design
  Michael James, University of Alberta, Canada
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Hanna Yuan
14:20 – 14:45 I08: Systems analysis of the extremely halophilic archaeon /Halobacterium /sp. NRC-1: Getting biological stories from proteomics data
  Wailap Victor Ng, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
14:45 – 15:10 I09: How winged helix/forkhead proteins using conserved residues to recognize diverse DNA sequence
  Chwan-Deng Hsiao, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
 
MAY 26, FRIDAY
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Tian-Yow Tsong
09:35 – 10:00 I10: How do two membrane proteins talk to each other: signal relay from a photosensory receptor, NpSRII to its partner protein, NpHtrII
  Chii-Shen Yang, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Tian-Yow Tsong
10:00 – 10:50 PL5: Electron cryo-microscopy of biological nano-machines
  Wah Chiu, Baylor College of Medicine, USA
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Tzyy-Schiuan Yang
11:10 – 11:35 I11: Single molecule dynamics of triplex DNA: Direct visualization and measurement.
  Chia-Seng Chang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
11:35 – 12:00 I12: Positron emission tomography for biomolecular imaging
  Ren-Shyan Liu, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Carmay Lim
13:30 – 14:20 PL6: Modeling the structures of proteins and macromolecular assemblies
  Andrej Sali, University of California at San Francisco, USA
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Ping-Chiang Lyu
14:20 – 14:45 I13: Biological pathway and gene network construction on cancer systems biology
  Hsueh-Fen Juan, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
14:45 – 15:10 I14: Network characteristics of essential genes in E. coli
  Hsuan-Cheng Huang, National Yang Ming University, Taiwan
 
PLENARY LECTURE
Chair:  Yang-Chang Wu
15:30 – 16:20 PL7: A rational drug design approach: antibodies targeting IgE for treating asthma and allergy
  Tse-Wen Chang, Academia Sinica, Taiwan
 
INVITED LECTURE
Chair:  Yen-Ho Chu
16:20 – 16:45 I15: Discovery and mechanistic study of novel inhibitors against hepatitis C virus helicase
  Ji-Wang Chern, National Taiwan University, Taiwan
16:45 – 17:10 I16: Development of functionalized nanoparticles as affinity probes for target proteins enrichment and identification
  Chung-Cheng Lin, National Thing-Hua University, Taiwan
 
List of Abstracts
 
PLENARY LECTURES
PL Shu Chien
  FELICIA CHEN-WU MEMORIAL LECTURE : Mechanotransduction in Endothelial Cells
PL1 M. von Itzstein
  Sialic Acid-Recognising Proteins and Drug Discovery
PL2 Chikashi Toyoshima
  A structural view of ion pumping by Ca2+-ATPas
PL3 Dean Chapman
  Overview of Research Opportunities at Synchrotron Biomedical Imaging and Therapy Facilitie
PL4 B. K. Biswala, M. Wanga,b, M.M. Cherneya, L. Chanc, C.G. Yannopoulosc, Darius Bilimoriac, J. Bedardc, M. N. G. Jamesa†
  The NS5B Polymerase from HCV: A Target for Drug Design
PL5 Wah Chiu
  Electron Cryo-microscopy of Biological Nano-Machines
PL6 Andrej Sali
  Modeling the structures of proteins and macromolecular assemblies
PL7 Tse Wen Chang
  A rational drug design approach: antibodies targeting IgE for treating asthma and allergy A rational drug design approach: antibodies targeting IgE for treating asthma and allergy
 
INVITED LECTURES
I01 Chung-Lin Liao
  The perspective of mass spectrometry in proteomics and protein's post-translational modifications
I02 Chu-Fang Lo
  Functional proteomic studies of shrimp white spot syndrome virus structural proteins and their interactors
I03 Yuan-Chao Loua, Meng-Ru Hoa,b, Wen-Chang Lina, Chinpan Chena
  Mechanism of fibril formation by the gastric cancer-related GISP-like proteins
I04 Joseph Tang
  The studies of the low-resolution structural and functional studies for the fidelity of DNA polymerases in solution
I05 Fu-Jen Kao
  FLIM/FRET__ a novel tool for molecular dynamics imaging
I06 Yeu-Kuang Hwu
  Micro- and Nano-Radiology for Life Sciences
I07 Naoto YAGI
  Medical Imaging Experiments at SPring-8
I08 Rueichi R. Gana, Yu-chieh P. Kaob, Eugene C. Yic,d, Yulun Chiua, Hookeun Leee, Timothy H.Wub, Ruedi Aebersoldc,e, David R. Goodlettf, and Wailap Victor Ngb,g,h
  Systems analysis of the extremely halophilic archaeon Halobacterium sp. NRC-1: Getting biological stories from proteomics data
I09 Chwan-Deng Hsiao1, Kuang-Lei Tsai1,2, Cheng-Yang Huang1, Chia-Hao Chang3, Yuh-Ju Sun2, and Woei-Jer Chuang3
  How winged helix/forkhead proteins using conserved residues to recognize diverse DNA sequence
I10 Chii-Shen Yang* and John L. Spudich#
  How Do Two Membrane Proteins Talk to Each Other: Signal Relay From A Potosensory Receptor, NpSRII to Its Partner Protein, NpHtrII
I11 Chia-Sheng Chang1*, Chia-Ching Chang1,2,3*, Po-Yen Lin1, Yen-Fu Chen1, and Lou-Sing Kan4*
  Single molecule dynamics of Triplex DNA: Direct visualization and measurement.
I12 Ren-Shyan Liu
  Positrom Emission Tomography for Biomolecular Imaging
I13 Hsueh-Fen Juan
  Biological pathway and gene network construction on cancer systems biology
I14 Hsuan-Cheng Huang
  Network characteristics of essential genes in E. coli
I15 Ji-Wang Chern,,† Chien-Shu Chen, Chun-Tang Chiou,Grace Shiahuy Chen, and Ding-Shinn Chen§
  Discovery and Mechanistic Study of Novel Inhibitors against Hepatitis C Virus Helicase
I16 Chung-Cheng Lin
  Development of Functionalized Nanoparticles as Affinity Probes for Target Proteins Enrichment and Identification