Scientific Programme

Registration

Registration will take place at the Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute, Bearsden from 1415 to 1515 on Sunday 2 July 2017. At this time, you will receive your delegate bag and further meeting information. A bus will collect you from the Queen Margaret Halls of Residence at 1400 to take you to the Beatson Institute.

Scientific Programme

Sunday 2 July

Sunday 2 July

Opening Session

1530

Welcoming Address
Owen Sansom and Eyal Gottlieb
Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute

Introduction
Jim Norman
Chairman, BICC Scientific Committee, Cancer Research UK Beatson Institute

1600
Lewis Cantley
sponsored by MDPI AG
1630
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1645
Josephine Bunch
1715
Matthew Vander Heiden
1745 Refreshment Break
 

Colin Thomson Memorial Lecture sponsored by Worldwide Cancer Research

1815 Tak Wah Mak
1915 - 2100 Reception and Supper at the CRUK Beatson Institute, Bearsden, Glasgow

Monday 3 July

Monday 3 July

Venue: Bute Hall, University of Glasgow

TUMOUR MICROENVIRONMENT:
Chair: Kevin Ryan

0900 Eileen White
0930
Jacques Pouyssegur
1000 Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1015
Almut Schulze
1045
Refreshment Break
1115
Ronald Evans
1145
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1200
Lunch
 

SYSTEMIC METABOLISM:
Chair: Eyal Gottlieb

1330 Nissim Hay
1400
Oliver Maddocks
1430
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1445
Michael Pollak
1515
Refreshment Break
1545
Alex Gould
1615
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1630
Paolo Sassone- Corsi
1700
Close of Session
  Evening at Leisure

Tuesday 4 July 

Tuesday 4 July

IMMUNO METABOLISM:
Chair: Seth Coffelt

0900 Douglas Green
0930
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
0945
Karen Vousden
1015
Refreshment Break
1045
Erika Pearce
1115
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1130
Jeff Rathmell
1200 Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1215
Poster 'Taster' Session
1330
Trade Exhibition and Delegate Lunch in Hunter Halls Poster Session sponsored by AMSBIO - Trevigen
1300 - 1400
Jess Sutcliffe (CRUK) and Jim Norman - How to obtain a Cancer Research UK Pioneer Award
1730 Close of Poster Session
1900 Civic Reception, Conference Dinner and Ceilidh - Oran Mor

Wednesday 5 July

Wednesday 5 July

METABOLIC NETWORKS:
Chair: Alexei Vazquez

0930 Jason Locasale
1000
Alexei Vazquez
1030
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1045
Refreshment Break
1115 Nathan Lewis
1145
Jens Nielsen
1215 Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1230 Christian Metallo
1300 Lunch
 

TUMOUR METABOLISM: 
Chair: Daniel Murphy

sponsored by Astra Zeneca

1400
Russell Jones
1430
Christian Frezza
1500
Short Talk sponsored by WCR
1515 Jurre Kamphorst
1545 Eyal Gottlieb
1615 Close of Conference

Research

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Seminars

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