SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM
September 21st, 2011 (wednesday)

09.00-10.00 Registration and Poster mounting session I

10.00-10.30 Coffe Break and visit poster session I

10.30-11.00 Opening Ceremony

11.00-13.00 Symposium I: Cancer Genomics

Chairmen

  • Elías Campo
    Hospital Clinic, Barcelona, Spain
  • Carlos López-Otin
    Instituto Universitario de Oncología del Principado de Asturias (IUOPA)-Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain

Speakers

  • Xosé Antón Suárez-Puente 
    Instituto de Oncología de la Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo, Spain
    “Identification of Recurrent Mutations in Chronic Lymphocytic Leukaemia through Whole-Genome Sequencing”
  • Adolfo Ferrando
    Columbia University Medical Center, New York, USA
    “The LAL-T genome”
  • Ignacio Varela
    Wellcome Trust Sanger Institute, Cambridge, UK
    “Recurrent mutations in renal cancer”
  • Jessica Zucman-Rossi
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale (INSERM) Paris, France
    “Molecular classification of liver tumours”

13.00-14.00 Invited Lecture I

Chairman

  • Carlos López-Otin
    (Universidad de Oviedo, Oviedo)

Speaker

  • Paul Spellman
    Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory; Berkeley, USA
    “The Cancer Genome Atlas”

14.00-15.30 Lunch and visit to poster hall

15.30-17.30 Symposium 2:  Mechanisms of Cancer Progression

Chairmen

  • Antonio García de Herreros,
    Instituto Municipal de Investigación Médica, Barcelona, Spain
  • Alberto Muñoz
    Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas “Alberto Sols”, CSIC-UAM, Madrid, Spain

Speakers

  • Amparo Cano
    Instituto de Investigaciones Biomédicas, CSIC-UAM, Madrid, Spain
    “Role of LOXL2 in epithelial plasticity and metastasis”
  • Oriol Casanovas
    Instituto Catalán de Oncología-IDIBELL, Barcelona
    "Tumour invasion and metastasis after anti-angiogenic therapies"
  • Victoria Sanz-Moreno
    Randall Division of Cell and Molecular Biophysics, King’s College, London, Great Britain
    "Signalling pathways controlling melanoma metastasis"
  • Joaquin Teixidó
    Centro de Investigaciones Biológicas, CSIC, Madrid
    “Focal adhesion proteins controlling melanoma cell invasion”

15.30-17.30 Simposium III: Signaling Pathways in Cancer

Chairmen

  • Mara S. Soengas
    Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas CNIO
    Spanish National Cancer Research Center,  Madrid, Spain
  • Xosé R. Bustelo
    Centro de Investigación del Cáncer de Salamanca CIC
    Salamanca Cancer Research Center Salamanca, Spain

Speakers

  • Joan Seoane
    Hospital Vall d’Hebron Instituto de Oncología, Barcelona
    “TGF-beta and Cancer-Initiating Cells. Targeting the root of cancer”
  • Mirna Pérez-Moreno
    Centro Nacional de Investigaciones Oncológicas CNIO
    Spanish National Cancer Research Center, Madrid, Spain
    “Cell adhesion cues in skin proliferation, differentiation and cancer”
  • Piero Crespo
    Unidad de Biomedicina, CSIC-Universidad de Cantabria
    Biomedical Unit, CSIC-Cantabria University, Santander, Spain
    “ERK dimerization: a novel target for antitumoral therapy”
  • Ana Clara Carrera
    Centro Nacional de Biotecnología, CSIC-Universidad Autónoma de Madrid
    Biotechnology National Center, CSIC-Madrid Autonomous University, Madrid, Spain
    “PI3K as a pulling force for cell cycle progression”

17.30-18.00 Coffe Break and visit to poster hall

17.30-19.30 V Annual Meeting of RTICC

  • Informe del Coordinador Nacional sobre las líneas y programas de la RTICC  
    Eugenio Santos,
    CIC, Salamanca.
    Coordinador Nacional de la RTICC
  • Entrega del Premio de Investigación Cooperativa en Oncología RTICC 2010
    José Jerónimo Pérez-Navas
    Director General Instituto Salud Carlos III, Madrid
  • Ponencia director del ISCIII
    JJosé Jerónimo Pérez-Navas
    Director General Instituto Salud Carlos III, Madrid
  • Presentación del Premio de Investigación Cooperativa en Oncología RTICC 2010