U.S.-Japan Cooperative Medical Sciences Program (USJCMSP)
Cancer Panel Meeting Agenda
Thursday 9 Febnruary 2017
Novotel Ambassador Seoul Gangnam - Bordeaux AB Room, Lower Level
Seoul, Republic of Korea
Thursday 09 February 2017
08:30-09:00         Registration

09:00-09:30         Welcome Remarks
09:00-09:10         Kang Hyun Lee, National Cancer Center, Korea
09:10-09:20         Tohru Kiyono, National Cancer Center, Japan
09:20-09:30         Edward Trimble, National Cancer Institute, USA

09:30-10:30         Session I: Microbiome and Cancer
09:30-10:00         The Human Microbiome: Methodological Challenges
    Christian Abnet, National Cancer Institute, USAChristian Abnet, National Cancer Institute, USA
10:00-10:30         Genetic indoctrination of Escherichia coli for finding genotoxins “colibactin” facilitating        
                            inflammation-induced colorectal cancer inflammation-induced colorectal cancer
    Kenji Watanabe, University of Shizuoka, Japan
10:30-11:00         Break

11:00-12:30         Session II:  Liver Flukes and Cholangiocarcinoma
11:00-11:30         Contribution of liver fluke and diabetes on development and progression of cholangiocarcinoma
    Sopit WongkhamSopit Wongkham, Kohn Kaen University, Thailand
11:30-12:00         Development of diagnostics for cholangiocarcinoma caused by Opisthorchis viverrrini (OV)
                             infection with a collaborative work of Japan, Thailand and Laosinfection with a collaborative
                             work of Japan, Thailand and Laoswork of Japan, Thailand and Laos
     Hisashi Narimatsu, Advanced Industrial Science & Technology, Japan
12:00-12:30         Functional genomics to investigate pathogenesis in helminth infection-induced malignancy
    Paul Brindley, George Washington University, USA
12:30-13:30         Lunch

13:30-15:00         Session III:  Helicobacter pylori and Gastric Cancer
13:30-14:00         Randomized clinical trials in Korea for gastric cancer prevention
     Il Ju Choi, Il Ju Choi, National Cancer Center, Korea
14:00-14:30         Inflammation to Cancer: Do DNA adducts play role?
    Haruhiko Sugimura, Hamamatsu University, Japan
14:30-15:00         Helicobacter pylori Genome Project
    M Constanza Camargo, National Cancer Institute, USA
15:00-15:30         Break

15:30-16:30         Next Steps
15:30-16:30         Discussion: Strategic directions for future collaborative research