Keystone Symposia Aging and Mechanisms of Aging-Related Disease


会 期:2017年5月15日(月)~19日(金)

会 場:パシフィコ横浜 会議センター

オーガナイザー:Kazuo Tsubota, Shin-ichiro Imai, Matt Kaeberlein and Joan Mannick



Scholarship Deadline(奨学金) 2017年1月17日(火)

 ⇒StudentsとPostdoctoral Fellowsに対し、最大1,200USDの奨学金を用意しています。

Discounted Abstract Deadline(ディスカウント演題登録): 2017年1月17日(火)


Abstract Deadline(演題登録): 2017年2月15日(水)

Discounted Registration Deadline(ディスカウント参加登録): 2017年3月 15日(水)


Keystone Symposiaとは?

キーストンシンポジアは、1972年にアメリカで設立された非営利団体であり、生体医学から、生命科学までの幅広い分野を扱う会議を国際的に開催している。1年におよそ60回の会議が主催され、年間で13,000人の研究者が 参加するが、その40%は学生やポスドクなど若手であり、これら若手の研究者とこの分野のリーダーが交流できることも、会議の大きな意義となっている。日本では年に1回程度の開催をしており、エイジングに関する会議としては、今回が2回目である。



Signal Transduction I – Evolutionarily Conserved Players

The Role of Sirtuins in Aging and Age-Associated Diseases

 Leonard P. Guarente, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

The Importance of mTOR Signaling in Aging/Longevity Control

 Matt Kaeberlein, University of Washington, USA

Life-Span Regulation by Environmental Stresses in C. elegans

 Eisuke Nishida, Kyoto University, Japan

Signal Transduction II – Mitochondria

The Function of Mitochondrial Sirtuins in Metabolism and Aging

 Marcia C. Haigis, Harvard Medical School, USA

Mitochondria, ROS and Mitohormesis in Healthspan Control

 Michael Ristow, ETH Zürich, Switzerland

Adiponectin as an Anti-Aging Regulator

 Takashi Kadowaki, University of Tokyo, Japan

Stem Cell Aging and Humoral Factors

Stem Cells and Aging: Lessons from Drosophila

 Heinrich Jasper, Buck Institute for Research on Aging, USA

Photoreceptor Metabolism in the Aging Eye

 Rajendra S. Apte, Washington University School of Medicine, USA

Tissue Aging Program based on Stem Cell Aging in Hair Follicles

 Emi Nishimura, Tokyo Medical and Dental University, Japan

Cellular Senescence

The Function of c-Myc in Cellular Senescence and Organismal Aging

 John Sedivy, Brown University, USA

How Senescent Cells Contribute to Aging and Disease

 Jan M. van Deursen, Mayo Clinic, USA

Cellular Senescence and Age-Associated Diseases

 Tohru Minamino, Niigata University Graduate School of Medical and Dental Sciences, Japan

Stress, Damage and Epigenetic Changes

Mechanisms of Aging and Cancer Resistance of Naked Mole Rats

 Rochelle Buffenstein, Calico, USA

Transcription-Dependent DNA Repair and Age-Associated Diseases

 Jan H. J. Hoeijmakers, Erasmus MC, Netherlands

The Importance of Autophagy in Aging

 Noboru Mizushima, University of Tokyo, Japan

Epigenetic Regulation of Aging

 Jing-Dong Jackie Han, Shanghai Institutes of Biological Sciences, China

Age-Associated Complications

Enhancer Mechanism of Aging and Aging-Related Disease

 Yousin Suh, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

Age-Associated Eye Diseases and their Treatment

 Kazuo Tsubota, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan

The Importance of Sleep Regulation in Metabolism and Aging

 Masashi Yanagisawa, University of Tsukuba, Japan

Selective Autophagy and Age-Associated Diseases

 Ana Maria Cuervo, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, USA

Interventions for Aging and Longevity

Caloric Restriction and Aging/Longevity Control

 Tomas Prolla, University of Wisconsin, USA

Rapalogs as a Novel Anti-Aging Agent

 Joan Mannick, Novartis Institutes for Biomedical Research, USA

The iPS-Mediated Anti-Aging Medicine

 Hideyuki Okano, Keio University School of Medicine, Japan