Metabolism and Disease Theme

Theme Organizers:
John M. Denu, University of Wisconsin, Medical School and
Gerald W. Hart, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

 Short talks for this theme will be selected from the volunteered abstracts.

(* denotes Session Chair)

Quantitative Metabolomics and Disease

Sunday, April 25
9:55 AM - 12:15 PM, Ballroom E

Gerald W. Hart*, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Anne Evans, Metabolon
Recent Advances in Metabolomics in Providing Mechanistic Insight and Discovering Biochemical Markers

Christopher Newgard, Duke University Medical Center
Comprehensive metabolic analysis for understanding of obesity and diabetes mechanisms

Gary Siuzdak, The Scripps Research Institute
Mass-Based Metabolomics of Biofluids and Tissues

Sirtuins, Metabolism and Aging 

Monday, April 26
3:30 PM - 5:50 PM, Ballroom E

Paolo Sassone-Corsi*, University of California, Irvine

John M. Denu, University of Wisconsin
Metabolic regulation by reversible protein acetylation

Leonard Guarente, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
Sirtuins: Diseases and Aging

Marcia C. Haigis, Harvard Medical School
Regulation of metabolism by SIRT4

Thematic Reception
Monday, April 26
5:50 PM - 6:30 PM, Third Floor Foyer
Join us immediately following, "Sirtuins, Metabolism and Aging."

Nutrient Regulation of Signaling and Transcription

Tuesday, April 27
9:30 AM - 12:15 PM, Ballroom E (Please note session start time)

Christopher Newgard*, Duke University Medical Center

Bruce M. Spiegelman, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute
Transcriptional Control of Adipogenesis and Energy Homeostasis            

Morris J. Birnbaum, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine
The Regulation of Metabolism by Akt/PKB

Gerald W. Hart, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine
Crosstalk Between GlcNAcylation & Phosphorylation is Extensive: Roles in Nutrient Sensing & Signaling

Juleen R. Zierath, Karolinska Institute
Talk Title To Be Announced

Metabolism and Epigenetics
Wednesday, April 28
1:30 PM - 3:50 PM, Ballroom E

John M. Denu*, University of Wisconsin              

Roderick H. Dashwood, Oregon State University
Metabolism as a key to HDAC inhibition by dietary constituents

Paolo Sassone-Corsi, University of California, Irvine
NAD and circadian control

Qinghong Zhang, University of Colorado, Denver
CtBP, an NADH-sensing transcriptional co-repressor


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