DAY 1: Monday, February 15, 2016

TIME

INAUGURAL PROGRAM

Location: Al-Razi Auditorium (M-24)

9:20 - 9:30 am

Guest to be Seated

 

9:30 am

Arrival of Chief Guest

 

9:30 - 9:40 am

National Anthem

Recitation from Holy Quran

 

9:40 - 9:50 am

Welcome Remarks by the Chancellor University of Sharjah

 

9:50 - 10:00 am

Welcome Remarks by Chairmen Organizing Committee

Prof. Ferid Murad (Nobel Laureate) and Prof. Atta-ur-Rahman, FRS (UNESCO Science Laureate)

Chairman: Hamid M.K. Al Naimiy

JOINT PLENARY SESSION

Location: El-Razi Auditorium (M-24)

Time

Speaker

Title

10:00 - 10:45 am

Jean-Marie Lehn

(Nobel Laureate)

PL-1

Supramolecular and Adaptive Chemistry Drug Discovery and Biomaterials Aspects

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

Anti-infectives

Anti-cancer Drug Discovery and Therapy

Industrial and Manufacturing

 

Green Techniques for Medicinal Chemistry

Food Biotechnology

Nanobiotechnology

Chairman: Kurt Vermeire

Co-Chairman: Jonathan P. Wong

Chairman: Rakesh Kumar

Co-Chairman: Yibin Feng

Chairman: Mahmoud A. Halablab

Co-Chairman: Jordi Botet

10:50 - 11:20 am

10:50 - 11:25 am

10:50 - 11:10 am

IL-2

Kurt Vermeire

Selective ER Translocation Inhibitors as Novel Antiviral Drugs

KNL-3

Rakesh Kumar

Targeting Chromatin Remodeling and Bromodomain Proteins in Cancer

SL-4

Jordi Botet

Integrated Biopharmaceutical Quality in the 21st Century

11:20 - 11:40am

11:25 - 11:55am

11:10 - 11:30am

SL-5

Sandra Liekens

Interaction Between the Viral Envelope Protein and Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycans as Target for Dengue Virus Inhibitors

IL-6

Taleb H. Al-Tel

Fine Feathers Make Fine Birds: Diastereoselective Synthesis of Privileged Structures as Potential Anticancer and Antimalarial Lead Drug Candidates

SL-7

Muhammad Asif Nawaz

Improvement in the Catalytic Properties and Recycling Efficiency of Bacterial Free Maltase Using Different Polymers

11:40 - 12:00 noon

11:55 - 12:25pm

11:30 - 11:50am

SL-8

Valentina Sinisi

Anti-Infective Potential of Coffee: A Study of the Albumin Binding and Antiviral Behaviour of Chlorogenic Lactones

IL-9

Raafat El-Awady

Design and Synthesis of Selective Histone Deacetylase Inhibitors as Potential Anticancer Agents

SL-10

Jordi Botet

Pharmaceutical Projects: Success or Failure, that’s the Question!

12:00 - 12:20 pm

12:25 - 12:45pm

11:50 - 12:10 pm

SL-11

Marwa Fady Abozed

Activity of Commonly Used Intravenous Nutrient and Bisolvon in Neonatal Intensive Care Units against Biofilms Cells and their Synergetic Effect with Antibiotics

SL-11(a)

Makone Sangita Sanjay

Green Chemistry Perspectives in Drug Design & Synthesis

 

WITHDRAWN

SL-12

Virginia Melo-Ruiz

Chia Seeds (Salvia hispanica) Wild Plant Rich in Nutrients

12:20 - 12:40 pm

 

12:10 - 12:30 pm

SL-13

Hidayat Hussain

Malaria: Old Challenge, New Strategies

SL-14

Necip Atar

Bi-metallic Nanoparticles Involved Carbon Dots Sponges as Microbial Fuel-cell Electrode for Bio-energy Production

 

LUNCH BREAK: 12:40 – 2:15 pm


Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

Anti-Infectives

Hot Topics in Natural Products

Plant & Environment

Academic CRO – Industrial Collaborations in Drug Discovery

Cardiovascular Drug Discovery & Therapy

Chairman: Hong-tao Xiao

Co-Chairman: Suresh S. Palaniyandi

Chairman: Tatjana Cebovic

Co-Chairman: Raafat El-Awady

Chairman: Hong-Qing Ling

Co-Chairman: Ahmad P.G. Kadir

2:15 - 2:35 pm

2:15 - 2:45 pm

2:15 - 2:45 pm

SL-15

Mona M.E. Eleiwa

Nephroprotective Effects of Some Essential Oils against Nanobacteria Induced Infection in Mice

IL-16

Tatjana Cebovic

Chemical and Pharmacological Characterization of Aerial Parts of Wild Growing and Cultivated Thymus pannonicus All. (Lamiaceae)

IL-17

Hong-Qing Ling

Sequencing the A Genome of Wheat

2:35 - 3:05 pm

2:45  - 3:05 pm

2:45 - 3:05 pm

IL-18

Jonathan P. Wong

Nucleic Acid-based Drugs Against Emerging Zoonotic Viruses

SL-19

De-Quan Li

Anti-inflammatory Effects of Blueberry Component Pterostilbene on Corneal Epithelium

SL-20

Leon Kochian

Building a Molecular Toolbox for Improving Cereal Crop Adaptation to Acid Soils

3:05- 3:25 pm

3:05- 3:25 pm

3:05- 3:25 pm

SL-21

Sirugubattula Venkat Rao

An Anti Microbial Active New Molecular Entities Synthesis of N-substituted Gamma Pipradols

SL-22

Alexander Crawford

Fishing for Drug-like Natural Products: Zebrafish as a Platform for Biodiscovery and Drug Safety

SL-23

Aimin Zhang

Genomic Selection in Wheat Breeding: A Program Establishment and Prospective

3:25 - 3:45 pm

3:25 - 3:45 pm

3:25 - 3:45 pm

SL-24

Elena Nikolaevna Pivovarova

Regulation of Lipid and Carbohydrate Metabolism by Ligand-activated Transcription Factors during Metabolic Syndrome Development Using Hypertensive ISIAH Rat Strain

 

WITHDRAWN

SL-25

Sameh Soliman

Sequestration, Release and Ecology of the Anticancer Drug Taxol from Fungal Endophytes

SL-26

Nikolai Provorov

Construction of N2-Fixing Bacterial Strains for Sustainable Crop Production: Evolutionary Approaches and Genetic Methods

3:45 - 4:05 pm

3:45-4:05 pm

3:45 - 4:05 pm

SL-27

Suresh Selvaraj Palaniyandi

Aldehyde Dehydrogenase 2, A Therapeutic Target in Diabetic Cardiac Complications 

SL-27(a)

Jose M. Oclarit

The Insulin-like Activity of the Metabolites from Chaya Plant (Cnidoscolusaconitifolius) Leaf Extract

SL-28

Ahmad Parveez Ghulam Kadir

Recent Developments in Oil Palm Biotechnology – Towards a Sustainable Industry

COFFEE BREAK: 4:10 – 4:40 pm

The buses will leave for hotels and Shopping visit at 4:50 pm

DAY 2: Tuesday, February 16, 2016                                         

Chairman: Jean-Marie Lehn

JOINT PLENARY SESSION
Location: Al-Razi Auditorium (M-24)

Time

Speaker

Title

9:00 - 9:45 am

Harald zur Hausen

(Nobel Laureate)

PL-29

Meat and Milk Products of Dairy Cows as Risk Factors for Cancers and Neurological Diseases

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

Cardiovascular Drug Discovery & Therapy

Anti-cancer Drug Discovery and Therapy

Biologics

Systems Biology in Drug Design

Regenerative Medicine

Green Techniques for Medicinal Chemistry

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Chairman: Dipak P. Ramji

Co-Chairman: Fadi Shamoun

Chairman: Taleb H. Altel

Co-Chairman: Pierre Galka

Chairman: Qutayba Hamid

Co-Chairman: Hatice Demiray

9:50 - 10:20 am

9:50 - 10:20 am

9:50 - 10:25 am

IL-30

Dipak Purshottam Ramji

Cytokines and Atherosclerosis: Molecular Mechanisms and Therapeutic Targets

IL-31

Fazlul Huq

Synergism from Combination of Targeted Therapy with TumourActive Phytochemicals in Ovarian Tumour Models and Changes in Protein Expression

KNL-32

Qutayba Hamid

Anti-cytokines: IL-5 from Discovery to Clinical Implications

10:20 - 10:40 am

10:20 - 10:40 am

10:25 - 10:45 am

SL-33

Fadi Shamoun

Medical Management of the Patient with Diabetes and PAD

SL-34

Engin Ulukaya

Palladium (II) Based-Anticancer Compounds: A New Hope?

SL-35

Sandeep Shrivastava

“Stars” Therapy: A Simple Innovation towards Ideal Wound Management

10:40- 11:00 am

10:40 - 11:00 am

10:45 - 11:05am

SL-36

Tengku Sifzizul Tengku Muhammad

Marine Natural Products as the Potential Agents to Reduce the Progression of Atherosclerosis by Targeting SR-B1

 

SL-37

Esmat A. Hassan

Exploring Local Plant Resources for Anticancer Drugs with an Aim to Avoid or Minimize Cancer in Developing Countries: Egypt as an Example

SL-38

Hatice Demiray

Biological Approaches for Future Drugs

11:00 - 11:20 am

11:00 - 11:20 am

11:05 - 11:25am

SL-39

Inam S. Arif

A Comparative Study for the Effect of Rosiglitazone and Sitagliptin on the Myocardium of Diabetic Rats

SL-40

Bassem H. Naguib

Synthesis of Novel Thieno [2,3-b] pyridine Analogsas Pim-1 Inhibitor

SL-41

Ayman Fathi Refaie

Differentiation of Human Bone Marrow-derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells into Insulin-producing Cells

11:20 - 11:40 am

11:20 - 11:40am

11:25 - 11:45am

SL-42

Fadi Shamoun

DOAC Specific Reversal Agents

SL-43

Therakathinal Thankappan Nair Sreelekha

Galactoxyloglucan-doxorubicin Nanoparticles Exerts Superior Cytotoxic Effects on Cancer Cells by Inhibiting Tyrosine Kinases – A Mechanistic and in Silico Study

SL-44

Sandeep Shrivastava

Bio-technological Intervention with Platelet Rich Plasma – Developing the Ideal Solution for Wound Management

11:40 - 12:00 noon

11:40 - 12:00 noon

11:45 - 12:05pm

SL-45

Douwe Durk Breimer

A Systems Pharmacology Perspective on Drug Combinations and Multitarget Therapy

SL-46

Pierre Galka

Cyclic Peptides Mediated Genes Regulation, a New Way in Cancer Therapy

SL-47

Ahmed T. El-Serafi

Can Epigenetic Modifiers Help in Fat Regeneration and Fat Loss?

12:00 - 12:30 pm

12:00 - 12:20 pm

12:05 - 12:25 pm

IL-48

Bruno Giuseppe Pignataro

Drug Screening by Printing Biology

SL-49

Zhiheng Pei

Antibiotics and Microbial Link to Esophageal Adenocarcinoma

SL-50

Seshagiri Gaonkar

Pre-clinical Models for Medical Device Testing

 

12:20 - 12:40 pm

 

SL-51

Azzam Ali Maghazachi

A New Mechanism of Action for Drugs Used to Treat Multiple Sclerosis or Cancer Patients

LUNCH BREAK: 12:30 – 1:30 pm

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

 

 

Proteomics & Bioinformatics

Anti-cancer Drug Discovery and Therapy

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Industrial and Manufacturing

Pharmacogenomics

Regenerative Medicine

 

Drug Delivery & Targeting

Stereoselective Synthesis of Bioactive Compounds

Genomics

Chairman: Guofeng Cheng

Co-Chairman: J. Dru Riddle

Chairman: Attilio Di Pietro

Co-Chairman: Wael M. Rabeh

Chairman: XingxingZang

Co-Chairman: Gisele M. de Souza

1:30 - 2:00 pm

1:30 - 2:05 pm

1:30 - 2:00 pm

IL-52

Guofeng Cheng

Proteomic Phosphoproteomic Analyses of Differentially Expressed Proteins between Male and Female Worms in Schistosomajaponicum

KNL-53

Attilio Di Pietro

Selective Targeting of Resistant Cancer Cells Overexpressing Multidrug ABC Transporters

IL-54

Xingxing Zang

Emerging Immune Checkpoint Targets for Cancer Immunotherapy

2:00 - 2:20 pm

2:05 - 2:35 pm

2:00 - 2:20 pm

SL-55

Sibani Chakraborty

Integrating Pharmacophore Modeling and Virtual Screening with Molecular Docking in Designing Novel Inhibitors Against Human Bone Morphogenic Protein1

IL-56

Wael Mohammad Rabeh

Glycolysis in Cancer Metabolism and Apoptosis

SL-57

Pierre Galka

Biosynthetic Peptides Libraries by High Efficiency In Vitro Mutagenesis

2:20 - 2:40 pm

2:35 - 2:55pm

2:20 - 2:40 pm

SL-58

J. Dru Riddle

Clinical Utility of Pharmacogenomic Testing to Support Prescriptive Decision Making in Pain Management

SL-59

Yibin Feng

Drug Discovery from Chinese Medicines: Opportunity and Challenge

SL-60

Gisele Monteiro de Souza

L-asparaginase 1 from Saccharomyces cerevisiae as New Biopharmaceutical to Treat Leukemia

2:40 - 3:00 pm

2:55 - 3:15pm

2:40 - 3:00 pm

SL-61

Ahmad Almeman

The Impact of Pharmacogenetics on Clopidogrel: How to Personalize?

SL-62

Shahrokh Ghovvati

Engineering a Novel scFv-RNase Conjugate Antibody for Targeting HER2 Antigen and Breast Cancer Therapy

SL-63

Muhammad Asif Nawaz

Optimization of Medium Constituents and Fermentation Conditions for Maximum Maltase Production by Bacillus licheniformis

3:00 - 3:20 pm

3:15 - 3:45pm

3:00 - 3:20pm

SL-64

Adnan M. Massadeh

An Investigation of Selected Heavy Metals in Different Drugs and Herbal Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms from Jordan Market

IL-65

Michael Golway

Bioinks Supporting Angiogenic Potential in Organ Printing

SL-66

Khanittha Chawananorasest

Studies on Human Colorectal Adenocarcinoma Cells (Caco-2) and Phytochemicals of Some Thai Medicinal Plants in the Zingiberaceae and Acanthaceae Family

3:20 - 3:40 pm

3:45 - 4:15pm

3:20 - 3:40 pm

SL-67

Hazem Sawalha

Antibacterial Activities of Several Plant Saps Collected from the Palestinian Environment

IL-68

De-Quan Li

Human Corneal Epithelial Stem Cells and Tissue Bioengineering

SL-69

Swaroopa Maralla

Nanosize Drug Delivery Systems Affording New Modalities for Drug Delivery in Treatment of Chronic Diseases

3:40 - 4:10 pm

4:15 - 4:35pm

3:40 - 4:00 pm

IL-70

Andrew Nortcliffe

Exploring Novel Chemical Scaffolds with the European Lead Factory

SL-71

Marc Hendrikx

Cardiac Atrial Appendage Stem Cells Engraft and Differentiate into Cardiomyocytes In Vivo: A New Tool for Cardiac Repair after MI

SL-72

Jaleel Kareem Ahmed

Using Chlorophyll as Absorber for Gamma Ray to Protect Iraqi Children from Cancer

4:10 - 4:30 pm

4:35 - 4:55pm

4:00 - 4:20 pm

SL-73

Ricardo Callejo

Fluorinated Musk Fragrances: The CF2 Group as a Tool to Influence Macrocycle Conformations

SL-74

Ramazan Erenler

Antioxidant Activities of Chemical Constituents Isolated from Origanumbilgeri and Origanumsolymicum

SL-75

Rama Rao Karri

Nature Inspired Technique to Model Anaerobic Biofilm Reactor

4:30 - 4:50 pm

4:55 - 5:15pm

4:20 - 4:40 pm

SL-76

Faiza Diaba

An Expeditious Route to Morphans and Normorphans from Dichloro- and Trichloroacetamidocyclohexanones

SL-77

Vladimir Nikolaevich Obolenskiy

Stimulation of Regenerative Processes in Chronic Wounds with Platelet-rich Autoplasma – An Experimental and Clinical Study

SL-78

Jaleel Kareem Ahmed

Anthocyanins From Red Beet Act as Scavenger for Poisonous Metal Ions

4:50 - 5:10 pm

5:15 - 5:35pm

4:40 - 5:00 pm

SL-79

Peela Jagannadha Rao

GSTM1 and GSTT1 Polymorphisms and Susceptibility to Oral Cancer in South Indian Tobacco Users

SL-80

Zahariah Ismail

Clinical Study of Palm Active Tocotrienols on Skin Regeneration

SL-81

Nada Alachkar

Complement Targeted Therapies in the Kidney Transplant

5:10 - 5:30 pm

 

5:00 - 5:20 pm

SL-82

Daniel Trujillano

CentoMD®, the Largest Variant Database for Rare  Diseases

SL-83

Jie Chang

High Value Chemicals Production by Innovative Biorefinery Process

COFFEE BREAK: 5:30 – 6:00 pm

The buses will leave for hotels and Sharjah City Tour at 6:10 pm

DAY 3: Wednesday, February 17, 2016                                  

Chairman: Harald zur Hausen

 

JOINT PLENARY SESSION
Location: Al-Razi Auditorium (M-24)

Time

Speaker

Title

9:00 - 9:45 am

Richard L. Atkinson

PL-84

Current State of the Field of Obesity: Ideas for Future Research and Drug Development

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

In-silico Drug Design and In-silico Screening

Pulmonary Drug Discovery & Therapy

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Innovative Drug Discovery & Nanotechnology

Chemistry

Anti-cancer Drug Discovery and Therapy

 

Traditional Chinese Medicine

CNS Drug Discovery & Therapy

 

Chairman: H. Hussain

Co-Chairman: Carl H. Schiesser

Chairman: Mohammed I. El-Gamal

Co-Chairman: Ole D. Wolthers

Chairman: Giancarlo Salviati

Co-Chairman: Salvatore Iannotta

9:50 - 10:10 am

9:50 - 10:10 am

9:50 - 10:10 am

 SL-85

Al-Balas Ali Qosay

Potential Glyoxalase-I Enzyme Inhibitors as Anticancer Agents Using “Zinc Binding Feature” as Guided Pharmacophore Virtual Screening

SL-86

Shu Wu

Target CCNS to Prevent and Treat Lung Fibrosis and Pulmonary Hypertension

SL-87

Sameh Soliman

Identification, Activation and Engineering Production of the Antitumor UCS1025A

10:10 - 10:30 am

10:10 - 10:30 am

10:10 - 10:30 am

SL-88

Iryna O. Lebedyeva

Development of Customized Compound Diversity Sets and Identification of Frequent Hitters in Molecular and Virtual Screening

SL-89

Ole D. Wolthers

Extra Fine Particle Inhaled Corticosteroids, Pharmacokinetics and Systemic Activity in Children with Asthma

SL-90

Yibin Feng

Biotechnology and Other Advanced Scientific Approaches in Chinese Medicine Research

 

10:30 - 10:50 am

10:30 - 10:50 am

10:30 - 10:50 am

SL-91

Khaled Barakat

Computational Drug Discovery Applied to Cancer Immunotherapy and Hepatitis C Virus

SL-92

Florence Sonneville

miR-9 and ANO1: Therapeutic Targets in Cystic Fibrosis?

SL-93

Azzam A. Maghazachi

New Therapeutic Modalities for Multiple Sclerosis (MS) Disease

10:50 - 11:20 am

10:50 - 11:20 am

10:50 - 11:20am

IL-94

Carl H. Schiesser

Free Radical Therapeutics

IL-95

Sant Prakashmir Chawla

Immune Checkpoints and Counterpoints: Toward a More Precise,Pro-active Targeted Approach to Immune-modulation in Solid Tumors

IL-96

Giancarlo Salviati

SiC/SiO2 Nanowires for a Bimodal Oncotherapy

11:20 - 11:50 am

11:20 - 11:40 am

11:20 - 11:40 am

IL-97

Miguel Yus

Discovering New Applications of Chiral N-sulfinyl Imines in Asymmetric Synthesis

SL-98

Mohammed Ibrahim El-Gamal

Design, Synthesis, Steroid Sulfatase Enzyme Inhibitory Effect, and In Vitro Antiproliferative Activity of a New Series of Arylamides Possessing Sulfonate or SulfamateMoleties

SL-99

M. Ricardo Ibarra

Targeted Magnetic Hyperthermia by Dendritic Cells

11:50 - 12:10 pm

11:40 - 12:00 noon

11:40 - 12:00 noon

SL-103

Hussain Bux Kolachi

Claims of Cure of Serious Diseases by Use of Camel Milk in Hyderabad – A Study of Road Side Camel Milk Seller and Consumer

 

SL-101

Mawieh Hamad

Estrogen Enhances Intracellular Iron Depletion by DownregulatingHepcidin Synthesis and Enhancing Ferroportin Expression

SL-102

Salvatore Iannotta

Monitoring Dynamics of Biomolecules, Drug Carriers, and of Living Cells by Organic Electrochemical Transistors (OECT) Towards Innovative Bioelectronics

12:10 - 12:50 pm

12:00 - 12:20 pm

12:00 - 12:20 pm

IL-102(a)

Omar M.A. El-Agnaf

Exploiting Alpha-Synuclein as a Biomarker Candidate for Parkinson’s Disease and Related Disorders

SL-104

Mariame Ali Hassan

Localization-dependent Effects of Platinum Nanoparticles in Therapeutic Ultrasound

SL-105

Enrico Traversa

Materials for Therapy: Cerium Oxide Nanoparticles as Novel Antioxidant Drugs

 

12:20 - 12:50 pm

12:20 - 12:40 pm

IL-106

Hany Ahmed Mostafa M. Omar

Tackling Liver Cancer Cells Survival by OSU-2S/Sorafenib Combination

SL-107

Victor Erokhin

Nanoengineered Polymeric Capsules: Towards Ideal Containers for Targeted Delivery and Smart Release of Drugs

LUNCH BREAK: 12:40 – 2:00 pm

POSTER SESSION: 2:00 to 3:00 pm

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

Chemistry

Anti-cancer Drug Discovery and Therapy

Plant & Environment

Nutraceutical Drug Discovery & Therapy

Cardiovascular Drug Discovery & Therapy

Marine Biotechnology

Traditional Chinese Medicine

Recent Advances in Spectroscopy

Biosafety and Bioethics

Clinical Trials and Regulatory Affairs

Chairman: Emilio Jirillo

Co-Chairman: M. Yus

Chairman: Alexey M. Kopylov

Co-Chairman: Hany A. Omar

Chairman: Aimin Zhang

Co-Chairman: Izham Ahmad

3:00 - 3:20 pm

3:00 - 3:20 pm

3:00 - 3:20 pm

SL-108

Carlos Roque D. Correia

Enantioselective Pd-Catalized Heck Arylations Using Arenediazonium Salts: What is so Special About Them?

SL-109

Sant Prakashmir Chawla

New Biological and Immunological Therapies for Cancer

SL-110

Luke Chimuka

Use of Compost Bacteria to Degrade Cellulose from Grass Cuttings in Biological Removal of Sulphate from Acid Mine Drainage

 

3:20 - 3:40 pm

3:20 - 3:40 pm

3:20 - 3:40 pm

SL-111

Jose M. Lassaletta

Innovative Strategies for the Asymmetric Synthesis of (Hetero) Biaryls

 

SL-112

Yong Bao

β-catenin/Tescalcin Signaling as  Novel Target for Hyperoxia-induced Pulmonary Hypertension and Right Ventricular Hypertrophy

 

SL-113

Laura Jaakola

Health Beneficial Phenolic Compounds in Vaccinium Berries

 

3:40 - 4:00pm

3:40 - 4:00pm

3:40 - 4:00 pm

SL-114

Rosario Fernàndez

Hydrazones as Key Reagents and Ligands for Novel Applications in Asymmetric Catalysis

SL-115

Alexey Mikhailovich Kopylov

Preclinical Trials of Novel Anticoagulant – DNA Aptamer TROMBIVEB®

SL-116

Izham Ahmad

Growth Performance, Physiological Responses and Changes in Antioxidant Activity in Sabah Snake Grass (Clinacanthusnutans) as Affected by Different Fertilizer Nitrogen Levels

4:00 - 4:30 pm

4:00 - 4:20 pm

4:00 - 4:20 pm

IL-117

Emilio Jirillo

Polyphenols from Red Grapes Exert Anti-inflammatory Activity Operating through Different Pathways

SL-118

Alexey Pertovich Sarapultsev

Substituted Thiadiazines as Potential Cardiovascular Agents. Results of (Q)SAR Prediction and Experiments In Vivo

SL-119

Eva Mathias Sosovele

Cytotoxicity and Antioxidant Activity of a Streptomyces sp. from Mangrove Sediments of

Dar es Salaam, Tanzania

 

4:30 - 4:50 pm

4:20 - 4:40 pm

4:20 - 4:40 pm

SL-120

Dipak P. Ramji

Neutraceuticals in the Prevention and Treatment of Atherosclerosis

SL-121

Vladimir Muravsky

Diagnostics of the Structural and Functional Changes of Serum Albumin: Development of In Vitro Tests Basing on Electron Spin Resonance Spectroscopy

SL-122

Alexander Crawford

Marine Biodiscovery Goes Deeper: Using In Vivo Bioassays Based on Model Organisms to Identify Biomedically Relevant Marine Metabolites

 

4:50 - 5:10 pm

4:40 - 5:00 pm

4:40 - 5:00 pm

SL-123

Xuemin Qiu

Bu-shenNing-xin Decoction Promotes Osteoblast Differentiation in Overiectomized Mice

 

WITHDRAWN

SL-124

Seiji Isonishi

International Clinical Trials and their Regulatory Issues in Gynecologic Cancer

SL-125

Brigitte Feuillet

Bioethics as a Model for the Regulation of Biotechnologies?

COFFEE BREAK: 5:10 – 5:40 pm

DEPARTURE FOR GALA DINNER AT 6:00 pm

DAY 4: Thursday, February 18, 2016                                     

 

Chairman: Qutayba Hamid

JOINT PLENARY SESSION
Location: Al-Razi Auditorium (M-24)

Time

Speaker

Title

9:00 - 9:45 am

Ferid Murad

(Nobel Laureate)

PL-126

Application of Nitric Oxide Research to Drug Development and Disease Therapy

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

Chemistry

Translational Medicine

Diabetes & Obesity Drug Discovery & Therapy

Recent Advances in Patient Treatment & Care

Plant & Environment

Drug Delivery & Targeting

Regenerative Medicine

Medical Imaging

Enabling Technologies

Hot Topics in Drug Targets

Hot Topics in HIV Research

Food Biotechnology

Inflammation & Immunology

Business Development

Drug Metabolism

Pharmaceutical Biotechnology

Chairman: Kamil Paruch

Co-Chairman: Valentina Sinisi

Chairman: Ioannis Patrikios

Co-Chairman: Marina A. Dobrovolskaia

Chairman: Da Cheng Hao

Co-Chairman: Konstantin Meyl

9:50 - 10:10am

9:50 - 10:20am

9:50 - 10:10am

SL-127

Valentina Sinisi

HIV-1 Protease Inhibitors: Olefin Methathesis Reaction as a Strategy to Synthesize Diaminodiol-based Peptidominetics

IL-128

Marina A. Dobrovolskaia

Pre-clinical Immunotoxicity Studies of Nanotechnology-formulated Drugs: Challenges, Considerations and Strategy

SL-129

Bikbova Guzel

Neuroprotective and Regenerative Therapy for Diabetic Retinopathy (In Vitro Study)

10:10 - 10:30am

10:20 - 10:40am

10:10 - 10:30am

SL-130

Carmen Nàjera

BifunctionalOrganocatalysts Derived from Trans-cyclohexane-1,2-diamine in Enantioselective Synthesis

SL-131

Pier Paolo Piccaluga

Peripheral T-cell Lymphomas: From the Bench Side (Finally) to Targeted Therapy

SL-132

Ewa Maria Cukrowska

Assessment of Algae as Mercury Bioindicators in Acid Mine Drainage Waters and their Potential for Phytoremediation

10:30 - 10:50am

10:40 - 11:00am

10:30 - 10:50am

SL-133

Kamil Paruch

Discovery of New Highly Potent and Selective Inhibitors of CLK and HIPK Kinases

 

SL-134

Vladimir Muravsky

Innovative IVD Test of Functional Activity and Molecular Conformation of Serum Albumin has Demonstrated the Diagnostic Utility for Sepsis, Noninfectious Intoxications, and Malignant Tumors

SL-135

Da Cheng Hao

Unearthing Microbial Diversity of Taxusrhizosphere via MiSeq High-throughput Amplicon Sequencing and Isolate Characterization

10:50 - 11:10am

11:00 - 11:20am

10:50 - 11:10am

SL-136

Carmen Nàjera

Synthesis of Pyrrolizidines and Indolizidines by Multicomponent 1,3-Dipolar Cycloadditions of Azomethine Ylides

SL-137

Farshad Shaddel

How Psychotropic Drugs are Used; An Exploratory Model

 

SL-138

Rasheed Adeleke

Diversity of Cultivable Bacterial Endophytes Associated with Shoot of Bt and Non-Bt Maize Plants

11:10 - 11:30 am

11:20 - 11:40am

11:10 - 11:30am

SL-139

Anuradha Mishra

Tamarind Seed Polysaccharide: A Potential Pharmaceutical Excipient

SL-140

Nada Alachkar

Role of Rituximab and Plasmapheresis in Post-transplant Focal Segmental Glomerulosclerosis

SL-141

Jasmin Nurkovic

Application of Mesenchymal Stem Cells in the Treatment of Post-Infarction Dysfunctions

11:30 - 11:50am

11:40 - 12:00noon

11:30 - 11:50am

SL-142

Suryanarayanarao Ramakumar

Structure-based Design of Inhibitors Targeting a Nucleoid-associated Protein HU which is Essential for Mycobacterium tuberculosis

SL-143

Waldemar Makula

The Assumptions and Applications of Physical Therapy in Autism

SL-144

Konstantin Meyl

Magnetic Wave Transmission of Drug Effects Part 1: About the Waves, Generated in the Measurement set-up and Used i.e. for Anticancer-treatments

11:50 - 12:20 pm

12:00 - 12:20 pm

11:50 - 12:10 pm

IL-145

Mohammad G. Mohammad

A Choroid-forebrain-lymphatic Pathway for the Maintenance of CNS Immune Tolerance

 

SL-146

Farshad Shaddel

EMDR for Treatment of Anxiety Disorder in a Patient with Intellectual Disability, A Case Report

SL-147

Mahmoud A. Halablab

Surface Water Pollution Affecting Fish Industry in Lebanon

12:20 - 12:40 pm

12:20 - 12:50 pm

12:10 - 12:30 pm

SL-148

Talat Roome

Opuntiol and Opuntioside-I Inhibits MCP-1/CCR2 Dependent Cell Migration via cPLA2α and iPLA2β Signaling Pathways

IL-149

Andreas Hess

Validation of the Treatment Success of Anti-TNF Drugs by Translational Functional Imaging

SL-150

Shahriar Pourazin

Globion: The Global Biotechnological Ontology

12:40 - 1:00 pm

12:50 - 1:10 pm

12:30 - 12:50 pm

SL-151

Ahmed T. El-Serafi

The Effect of Vitamin D on the Patients’ Exposure to Busulphan

 

SL-152

Liying Yang

Colonization of the Proximal Gut by Environmental Bacteria in HIV Infection: Potential Target for Treatment of HIV Enteropathy

 

SL-153

Khalid Bajou

Anti-Angiogenic Function of 16K Prolactin Require Plasminogen Activator Inhibitor-1 Expression

LUNCH BREAK: 1:00 – 2:00 pm

Locations

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 029

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 151

Lecture Hall M-23 Room No. 023

Tracks

Drug Metabolism

CNS Drug Discovery & Therapy

Medical Biotechnology

Enabling Technologies

Marine Biotechnology

Pharmaceutical Research & Development

Women’s Health Drug Discovery & Therapy

Academic CRO – Industrial Collaborations in Drug Discovery

Chairman: Mawieh Hamad

Co-Chairman: Johannes A. Ebbers

Chairman: SwaroopaMaralla

Co-Chairman: Ahmed T. El-Serafi

Chairman: William Whitford

Co-Chairman: Samy A. Selim

2:00 - 2:20 pm

2:00 - 2:20 pm

2:00 - 2:30 pm

SL-154

Mohammad Yasin Mohammad

Microbial Transformation of Some Bioactive Terpenoidal Compounds

 

SL-155

Ioannis Patrikios

Neuroactive Structured Lipids, the Omega-3/omega-6 PUFA, MUFA and Anti ROS and RNS Vitamins in the Treatment of Neurodegenerative Diseases and Especially Multiple Sclerosis: The Intervention Plp10

IL-156

William Whitford

Studies in Batch and Perfusion Culture Bioproduction Media Development

2:20 - 2:40 pm

2:20 - 2:40 pm

2:30 - 2:50 pm

SL-157

Johannes A. Ebbers

Magnetic Wave Transmission of Drug Effects Part 2: About Biological Signal Transfer Received and Measured in Yeast

SL-158

Sawsan Abuhamdah

In Silico Screening of Aloysiacitrodora Palau.  Leaf Constituents for Anticholinesterase Inhibitors

SL-159

Samy A. Selim

Molecular Analysis of Antibiotic Resistance Gene Clusters in Plesiomonas sp. Clinical Isolates

2:40 - 3:00 pm

2:40 - 3:00 pm

2:50 - 3:10 pm

SL-160

Haji Muhammad Shoaib Khan

Fabrication, Physicochemical Evaluation and Preliminary Efficacy Assessment of a Cosmetic Emulsion Encapsulated with Syzygiumcumini Extract

SL-161

Swaroopa Maralla

Alcoholic Neuropathy – A Manifold Manifestation – Need for Immediate Redressal

SL-162

Jasem Saki

Seroprevalence of Toxoplasma gondii in Women Who have Aborted in Comparison with the Women with Normal Delivery in Ahvaz, Southwest of Iran

3:00 - 3:20 pm

3:00 - 3:20 pm

3:10 - 3:30 pm

SL-163

Udita Singh

Efficacy and Safety of Intralesional Xanthinol Nicotinate in the Treatment of Oral Submucous Fibrosis

SL-164

Peela Jagannadha Rao

Effect of Long Duration Sevoflurane Anaesthesia on Liver Function

SL-165

Chibane Mohamed

Hemolytic Power and CLHP Analyzed of Content of Steroidal Glycoside of Echinaster Sepositus

3:20 - 3:40 pm

3:20 - 3:40 pm

3:30 - 3:50 pm

SL-166

Lakshman Segar

Diabetic Ketoacidosis: An Adverse Event Associated with SGLT2 Inhibitor Therapy

SL-167

Galina Pavlova

Protective and Trophic Properties of GDNF and its Modifications for Cells

SL-168

Vacant Slot

 

WITHDRAWN

3:40 - 4:00 pm

3:40 - 4:00 pm

3:50 - 4:10 pm

SL-169

Hector Fernando Gomez Alvarado

First Steps in the Analysis of Geriatric Patients for the Identification of Mental Illness

SL-169(a)

Hong-tao Xiao

Effect of Penehyclidine Hydrochloride on Calcium Concentration and M Receptor Density of Rat Uterus Cell

SL-170

Vacant Slot

 

WITHDRAWN

COFFEE BREAK AND POSTER SESSION: 4:00 – 5:15 pm

CASH PRIZE ANNOUNCEMENT FOR THE BEST POSTER AT 5:30 P.M.

Departure at 5:45 P.M.

(Poster Presenter’s Presence is Essential to Receive the Cash Award and Certificate of Merit)

 

PL

=

Plenary Lecture

KNL

=

Key Note Lecture

IL

=

Invited Lecture

SL

=

Session Lecture