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The 35th NIBB Conference "Mechanisms of Cell Commitment in Differentiation"

Organizers Goro Eguchi
Venue National Institute for Basic Biology, Okazaki , 444-8585, Japan
Date Mar. 22-24, 1995
March 22 (Wednesday)
9:00 Welcome Address: Ikuo Takeuchi, Director General. NIBB
  Opening Remark: Goro Eguchi. Professor, NIBB
Session I.Chairperson: Dr. Takashi Muramatsu
9:15 Long Term Culture of Avian Embryonic Cells and Establishment of Their Cell-Lines
  T. Kuwana1.4, S. Takahashi2, A. Nakanishi3 and K. Hashimoto3
  1Pathology Section, National Institute for Minamata Disease, Kumamoto, Japan, 2Animal Center, National Institute of Pollution, Tsukuba, Japan, 3Laboratory of Developmental Biology, Meiji Institute of Health Science, Odawara, Japan, 4"Inheritance and Variation", PRESTO, JRDC
  Commitment to Mesoderm in the Rabbit Embryo
  J.-E. Fléchon, P. Dvorak, P. Adenot, E. Thompson and J. P. Renard
  Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire et Moleculaire, INRA, France
10:25-10:45 Coffee break
10:45 Identification, Characterization and in vitro Maintenance of Putative Pluripotential Chicken Embryonic Stem Cells
  B. Pain1, M. Cochran2, M. E. Clark2, M. Sakurai3, J. Samaruut1 and R. J. Etches2
  1Laboratoire de Biologie Moleculaire et Cellulaire, INRA, France, 2Department of Animal and Poultry Science, University of Guelph, Canada, 3National Institute of Animal Health, Tsukuba, Japan
Session 2.Chairpersons: Drs. Masukichi Okada and Shin-ichi Abe
  Initiation and Stimulation of Newt Spermatogenesis by Mammalian FSH in vitro
  S. Abe,
  Department of Biological Science, Faculty of Science, Kumamoto University, Kumamoto, Japan
12:10-13:40 Lunch
13:40 Establishment of Meiotic Mammalian Germ Cell Lines and Their Use to Study Spermatogenesis in vitro
  M.-C. Hofmann, D. Abramian, H. Weissig, L. Richardson and J. L. Millán,
  La Jolla Cancer Research Foundation, California, USA
  Developmental and Molecular Analysis of Spermatogenesis: spermatidless, a Drosophila Gene Required for Spermatocytes to Turn into Spermatids
  K. Endo1. T. Akiyama2, S. Kobayashi1 and M. Okada1
  1University of Tsukuba, lbaraki, Japan, 2Azabu University, Tokyo, Japan
14:50-15:10 Coffee break
Session 3.Chairperson: Dr. Kazuo Watanabe
15:10 Regulation of Differentiation Pathway of Skeletal Mesenchymal Cells by Bone Morphogenetic Protein
  A. Yamaguchi,
  Department of Oral Pathology, Showa University, Tokyo, Japan
  Dissecting Discrete Transitional Steps in the Osteoblast Lineage
  J.E. Aubin1, F. Liu1, L. Malaval1, A. Gupta1, H. Jama1, N. Hozumi2 and J. Sandhu2
  1Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, and 2Department of Immunology and Samuel Lunenfeld Research Institute, University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
  Roles for Strama Cell in Bood Cell Differentiation
  N. Yanai, R. Okuyama, M. Koguma and M. Obinata, 
  Department of Cell Biology, Institute of Development, Aging and Cancer, Tohoku University, Sendai, Japan
17:10-20:00 Reception
March 23 (Thursday)
Session 4.Chairperson: Dr. John R. Coleman
9:00 Three-Dimensional Growth and Differentiation of Mouse Neural Precursor Cells
  Y. Tomooka,
  Department of Biological Science and Technology, Science University of Tokyo, Chiba, Japan
  Cell-Autonomous, Early Determined, Heritable, and Position-Specific Target Preference of Cell Lines Generated from Embryonic Quail Retina
  G. E. Pollerberg, B. J. Eickholt, C. Kuschel M. Zenke and U. Schwarz,
  Department of Biochemistry, Max-Planck-Institute for Developmental Biology, Tuebingen, Germany
10:10-10:25 Coffee break
Session 5.Chairperson: Dr. Thomas Reh
10:25 Morphogenic and Organogenic Functions of HGF through Epithelial-Mesenchymal Interactions
  K. Matsumoto, S. Aoki, K. Takahashi and T. Nakamura.
  Division of Biochemistry, Biomedical Research Center, Osaka University, Osaka, Japan
  Role of Midkine, a Heparin Binding Growth/Differentiation Factor in Morphogenesis and Tissue Repair
  T. Muramatsu,
  Department of Biochemistry, Nagoya University School of Medicine, Nagoya, Japan
  BMP Plays as a Regulator of Cell Differentiation in Early Amphibian Embryogenesis
  N. Ueno and A Suzuki,
  Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Hokkaido University, Sapporo, Japan
12:10-13:40 Lunch
Session 6.Chairperson: Dr. Sambasiva M. Rao
13:40 Transdifferentiation of Pigmented Epithelial Cells in the Eye: from Lens Regeneration  in  the  Newt  to the in vitro Culture System
  R. Kodama and G. Eguchi,
  Department of Developmental Biology, NIBB, Okazaki, Japan
  Changes in Cell Phenotype during Retinal Regeneration
  T. Reh, C. Pittack and J. Schmiesing,
  Department of Anatomy and Cell Biology, Wayne State University School of Medicine, Detroit, MI48201, USA
  Differentiation Events during Limb Regeneration and Development
  P. A. Tsonis and K. D. Rio-Tsonis,
  Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Department of Biology, University of Dayton, Dayton, USA
Session 7.Chairperson: Dr. Goro Eguchi
15:25 Pancreatic Hepatocytes in Rat; a Paradigm to Study the Mechanism of Transdifferentiation
  M. S. Rao and J. K. Reddy,
  Department of Pathology, Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, Illinois, USA
16:00-16:15 Coffee break
16:15 Stepwise "Transdifferentiation" from Epidermal to Mesenchymal Phenotype by MyoDl
  P. Boukamp,
  German Cancer Research Center, Heidelberg, Germany
Session 8.Chairperson: Dr. Hans Bode
16:50 Protease as a Transdifferentiation Factor of the Budding Tunicate, Polyandrocarpa misakiensis
  K. Kawamura,
  Department of Biology, Kochi University, Kochi, Japan
  A Molecular Approach to the In Vitro Transdifferentiation System of Steriated Muscle of Jellyfish
  L. M. Masuda-Nakagawa, B. Aerne, T.-L. Pan, J. Spring and V. Schmid,
  Zoological Institute, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
  Transdifferentiation in Germ Stem Cell Lines in Hydra
  C. Nishimiya-Fujisawa, T. Fujisawa and T. Sugiyama,
  National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Japan
18:35-20:30 Buffet
March 24 (Friday)
Session 9.Chairperson: Dr. Hidefumi Orii
9:00 Expression of Rox Gene during Urodele Eye Development and Lens Regeneration
  K. D. Rio-Tsonis, G. H. Washabaugh and P. A. Tsonis,
  Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Department of Biology, University of Dayton, Dayton, USA
  Planarian Homeboxes: Present and Future
  J. Garcia-Fernàndez, A. M. Muñoz-Mármol, J. R, Bayascas-Ramírez, A. Casali, E. Castillo, J. Tauler, J. Baguñà and E. Saló,
  Department de Genètica, Facultat de Biologia, Universitat de Barcelona, Barcelona, Spain
  The CNASH Gene of Hydra: Evolutionary Conservation of the Structure and Function of the chaete-scute Genes
  A. Grens, E. Mason, J. L. Marsh and H. Bode,
  Department of Developmental and Cell Biology, University of California, Irvine, USA
10:50-11:05 Coffee break
Session 10. Chairperson: Dr. José Luis Millán
11:05 Probing the Functional Organization of the Nucleus in Relation to Tissue-Specific Gene Expression
  J. R. Coleman1, P. Moen2, M. Gerdes2, C. Johnson2, Y. Xing2, J. McNeil2 and J.B. Lawrence2,
  1Division of Biology and Medicine, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island and 2Department of Cell Biology, University of Massachusetts Medical School, Massachusetts, USA
  Molecular Mechanism of Cellular Senescence and Immortalization-Function of a Transcriptional Repressor Orpheus as a "Molecular Counter"
  S. Imai, S. Nishibayashi, T. Fujino, T. Manabe, T. Mitsuhashi and T. Takano,
  Department of Microbiology, Keio University School of Medicine, Tokyo, Japan
12:20 Closing Remarks: Goro Eguchi