Speakers ICBB2019|International Conference on Biotechnology and Bioengineering

2019 International Conference on Biotechnology and Bioengineering (9th ICBB 2019)

9th ICBB, September 25-28, 2019 Poznan, Poland

Speakers

Call for Speakers

We invite you to submit your presentation at ICBB2019! The Call for Speakers is open until July 31, 2019. All oral presentations are to be delivered in English, and will be a duration of 20 minutes. We will select qualified oral presentations from submitted abstracts after review. More qualified speakers will be announced soon after confirmation. To be a speaker of ICBB2019, please submit your abstract [click here]. 

Please be aware that we will NOT contact speakers / participants in inauthoritative way regarding their travel and accommodations. We only provide information and assistance, and leave the choice to participants themselves. Anyone who is contacted by other third-party please be aware and confirm with the ICBB Secretariat. * Please keep in mind the authoritive contact: icbb@apaset.org / info@icbb.ibch.poznan.pl. Tel: +86 371 6329 0060.

Speakers

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Prof. Ikuro ABE
Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, The University of Tokyo, Japan
Ikuro Abe received his B.S. (1984) and Ph.D. (1989) from The University of Tokyo. After two years postdoctoral research with Professor Guy Ourisson at the CNRS Institut de Chimie des Substances Naturelles, and mostly with Professor Michel Rohmer at the Ecole Nationale Supérieure de Chimie de Mulhouse (1989-1991), he moved to the USA to work with Professor Glenn D. Prestwich at the State University of New York at Stony Brook (1991-1996) and then at the University of Utah (1996-1998). He returned to Japan to join the faculty at the School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Shizuoka (1998-2009), and is currently Professor at The University of Tokyo (2009-).  H-index: 39.
Research Interests: mostly focus on exploring and engineering the natural products biosynthesis.
Presentation Title: Engineered Biosynthesis of Medicinal Natural Products

Prof. Bozena Kaminska-Kaczmarek
Head of Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Graduated in 1985 from the University of Warsaw; did Ph.D. in Biochemistry (1991) at the Nencki Institute and postdoctoral training in 1994-1996 at the McGill University, Montreal, Canada. She returned to lead a research group at the Nencki Institute where she has been ever since. In 2001-2002 was a visiting scientist at the Brain Research Institute, UCLA, USA. In 2003 she received a national Professorship and became a head of the Laboratory of Transcription Regulation; in 2013 created a new Laboratory of Molecular Neurobiology. H-index: 42.
Research Interests:Kaminska's group is focused on understanding molecular mechanisms of neuroinflammation and cancer related inflammation, in particular the role of chromatin modifications in transcription and their involvement in cancer.
Presentation Title: TBA

Prof. Tomasz Twardowski
Head of Department of Protein Biosynthesis, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
He is author of nearly 80 original experimental works, over 100 scientific statements, more than 200 review works and around 70 popular articles as well as author, co-author or scientific editor of 25 books. He has been promotor of 10 doctoral dissertations.
Research Interests: the regulatory mechanism of genome expression in eukaryotic systems, particularly in plants.
Presentation Title: Legal and Social Limitations of the Progress in Plant Biotechnology in EU
 
Prof. Dr. Nongyue He
State Key Laboratory of Bioelectronics, School of Biological Science and Medical Engineering, Southeast University, China
He published more than 300 SCI indexed papers, with more than 10k total citations (30+ ESI highly cited papers), Elsevier highly cited researcher (2015, 2016, 2017).
Research Interests: Nanotechnology; Biosensors; Biomaterials; Controlled drug delivery; Biochips; Microarrays; Biomedical devices; New methods of molecular diagnosis and related instrument development
Presentation Title: TBA
 
Prof. Dr. Takashi Jin
Nano-Bio Probes lab. RIKEN Center for Biosystems Dynamics Research (BDR), Japan
Research Interests: research and develops novel nano-bio probes for visualization of molecular and cellular dynamics in biological systems
Presentation Title: Recent progress in molecular-imaging and techniques based on near-infrared fluorescent probes in the second optical window (1000-1400nm)  (To be confirmed)

Prof. Dr. Silvia Mittler
Department of Physics and Astronomy, The University of Western Ontario, Canada
She is running the Laboartory for Photonics of Surfaces and Interfeces, she was holding a Tier I Canada Reaserch Chair for 7 years (2004-2011). Her research was selected various times for an issue of the Virtual Journal of Biological Physics Research.
Research Interests: Photonics of Surfaces and Interfaces: biomedical interface microscopy and sensors
Presentation Title: Omcvd gold nanoparticles for sensing: a waveguide transmission sensor and an ensemble linewidth narrowing effect
 
Dr. Derek James Dosdall
Division of Cardiothoracic Surgery, Depatment of Surgery, University of Utah, USA.
Research Interests:  focus on mapping of cardiac arrhythmias. He has developed chronic animal models of atrial fibrillation to investigate the substrate and conduction changes that occur in the cardiac tissue over time. 
Presentation Title: Revolutionizing Treatments for Cardiac Arrhythmias through Biomedical Engineering (To be confirmed)

Dr. Prabha Sampath
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Biochemistry, Yong Loo Lin School of Medicine, National University of Singapore. 
Principal Investigator, Institute of Medical Biology, A*STAR & Investigator, Singapore Stem Cell Consortium, A*STAR.
Research Interests: Translational control, Embryonic stem cell differentiation, Cardiac and neuronal differentiation, Cancer stem cells.
Presentation Title: OncomiR-138: A Therapeutic Target for Malignant Gliomas (To be confirmed)

Prof. Hajime Mori
Department of Applied Biology, Kyoto Institute of Technology, Japan.
Research Interests: Cell growth regulation by cell growth factor immobilized cypovirus polyhedra; Development of insect control method by using insecticidal protein immobilized polyhedra; Development and utilization of silkworm producing with the activity of cell growth factor
Presentation Title: A neurotrophin released from protein microcrystals by matrix metalloproteinases induces the alignment and differentiation of nerve cells (To be confirmed)

Dr. András Balogh
Experimental and Clinical Research Center, Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, Germany
Research Topics: Molecular Biology, Cell Biology, Biochemistry, Cancer Research Methods, Cancer Biology
Presentation Title: TBA
 
 
Dr. Nicola Wilck 
Experimental and Clinical Research Center, Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, Germany
Research Topics: Cell Biology, Immunology, Cardiology, Physiology, Internal Medicine, Nephrology
Presentation Title: TBA
 
Dr. Lajos Markó
Experimental and Clinical Research Center, Max-Delbrück-Centrum für Molekulare Medizin, Germany
Research Topics: Molecular Biology, Immunology, Cardiology, Physiology, Internal Medicine, Diabetology, Nephrology
Presentation Title: TBA
 
Dr. Wolfgang Fecke
Director General of EU-OPENSCREEN
Research Topics: Protein Interaction, Drug Discovery, Screening, Target Analysis, etc.
Presentation Title: TBA
 

Dr. Jacek Kolanowski
Head of Department of Molecular Probes and Prodrugs, Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Research Interests:  interdisciplinary basic and translational research in developing chemical tools for biomedical applications, fluorescent responsive probes and masked bioluminescent substrates for live cell applications, molecular assays for high throughput screening, chemoproteomics, studying protein environments, biomarkers and biomedicine.
Presentation Title: TBA
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Speakers from ICBB2018 Budapest, Hungary

Speakers from ICBB2017 Offenburg Germany

Speakers from ICBB&ICAFS2017 Lahore Pakistan

Speakers from ICBB2016 Bangkok Thailand

 

Recent Accepted Abstracts

Recent accepted abstracts are listed as follows. For any questions / inquiries please contact the Secretariat at icbb@apaset.org.

Name Title
Captain Taha Lebbadi Role of Institutional Theory in implementation of the Information Technology
Chen Jiaxuan Effects of anisotropy on single-crystal SiO2 in nano-metric cutting
Cheng Cheng Change in mineral weathering behaviors of a bacterium Chitinophaga jiangningensis JN53 under different nutrition conditions
Derek James Dosdall Revolutionizing Treatments for Cardiac Arrhythmias through Biomedical Engineering
Fisayo Andrew Olotu Minimizing toxicity and maximizing the potency of bioderived compounds by synthetic fragmentation – A computational “proof-of-concept”
Hajime Mori A neurotrophin released from protein microcrystals by matrix me<x>talloproteinases induces the alignment and differentiation of nerve cells
Hu Shunli AceAB is a novel amidase for the hydrolysis of the chloronicotinyl insecticide acetamiprid in Pigmentiphaga sp. strain D-2
Ikuro ABE Engineered Biosynthesis of Medicinal Natural Products
Janvi Manish Dave Antioxidant properties of flavoring seeds and leaves
Nathania Puspitasari Recombinant Hydrophobin rolA from Fungal Analogues as a Highly Surface-Active Bioreagent
Prabha SAMPATH OncomiR-138: A Therapeutic Target for Malignant Gliomas
Priyankar Sen Deciphering binding thermodynamics of glycated-albumin, a potential biomarker in diabetes, and a tracer dye fluorescein by fluorescence spectroscopy
Qi Wang Distinct mineral weathering effectiveness and metabolic activity between mineral-weathering bacteria Burkholderia metallica F22 and Burkholderia phytofirmans G34
Raihana Z. Edros Antibacterial Properties of Kelulut, Tualang and Acacia Honeys against Fourteen Clinical-isolated Strains of Bacteria-infecting Wound
Silvia Mittler Omcvd gold nanoparticles for sensing: a waveguide transmission sensor and an ensemble linewidth narrowing effect
Takashi Jin Recent progress in molecular-imaging and techniques based on near-infrared fluorescent probes in the second optical window (1000-1400nm). 
Umar Ja'afar Simple Sequence Repeats: A Tool in Marker Assisted Selection (MAS) for Crop Improvement
Wang Zhi Current Status and Research of Plant Factories in China
 

[update on April. 10, 2019]