Day I 7/03

13.30 – 14.00 Registration

IMAGING OF CANCER METABOLISM

3D MODELS OF CANCER

14.00 – 14.45

Kevin BRINDLE- Department of Biochemistry. University of Cambridge- Cambridge (UK)
 Imaging tumour metabolism using hyperpolarized 13C-labelled cell substrates – From mouse to man.

14.45 – 15.30

Clemens LOWIK-Department of Radiology. Leiden University- Leiden (NL)
New optical imaging tools to image cancer and their translation to the clinic

15.30– 16.15

Vasilis NTZIACHRISTOS – Technical University of Munich- Munich (D)
New abilities in cancer imaging using multispectral optoacoustic tomography

16.15-16.30:

Martyna SNIEGOCKA – Jagiellonian University – Krakow (PL)
Micro-CT and Power Doppler US as effective visualization techniques for ocular tumors and its vascularization imaging

16.30-17.00: Coffee Break

SUPER-RESOLUTION APPROACHES

Chairmen: Filippo Molinari

17.00 – 17.45

Alberto DIASPRO- Italian Institute of Technology- Genova (I)
Liquid tuneable microscopy to study chromatin-DNA

17.45 – 18.45: Keynote

Chairmen: Fiorella Altruda

Zena WERB- Department of Anatomy, University of California-San Francisco, (CA, USA)
Insights into breast cancer metastasis using single cell technologies

18.45 – 20.30 Welcome Cocktail – POSTER DISCUSSION

Day II 8/03

08.00 – 08.30 Registration

CANCER MOLECULAR DYNAMICS

08.30 – 09.15

Brent HOFFMAN- Department of Biomedical Engineering, Duke University -Durham, (NC-USA)
Visualizing Molecular Forces Across Specific Proteins in Living Cells

09.15-10.00

Andrea PICCO- Department of Biochemistry, University of Geneva- Genève, (CH)
The in vivo architecture of the exocyst complex visualised by quantitative fluorescence microscopy

10.00 – 10.45

Olivier PERTZ- Insitute of Cell Biology,  University of Bern- Bern (CH)
Imaging MAPK signaling networks controlling cell fate decisions

10.45 – 11.00

Daniel STEHLE – Interfaculty Institute Biochemistry-University of Tubingen-Tubingen (D)
Novel imaging tools to study the role of cGMP in melanoma

11.00 – 11.30 Coffee Break

DYNAMICS OF CANCER AND METASTAZING CELLS-I

Chairmen: Luca Primo

11.00-12.15

Erik SAHAI -The Francis Crick Institute-London (UK)
Imaging Therapy Failure

12.15-13.00

Gaudenz DANUSER- Department of Bioinformatics and Cell Biology , UT Sothwestern Medical Center- Dallas (TX, USA)
Relating shape and prosurvival signals in cancer cells

13.00 – 13.45 Lunch

13.45 – 15.00  Poster discussion

DYNAMICS OF CANCER AND METASTAZING CELLS-II

Chairmen: Alberto Puliafito

15.00 – 15.45

Maria SOLEDAD SOSA- Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York (NY, USA)
The Biology of Cancer Dormancy: Relevance to Metastasis

15.45 – 16.30

Andrew EWALD- Department of Cell Biology, Johns Hopkins University- Baltimore (MD, USA)
Beyond invasion: metastatic dynamics during systemic spread and organ colonization

16.30 – 17.15

David Entenberg- Albert Einstein College of Medicine- New York (NY, USA)
Surgical Engineering Enables Intravital Imaging of Mechanisms of Metastasis in Primary and Secondary Sites

17.15 – 17.45 Coffee Break

17.45 – 18.00

Nadin HOFFMAN – Italian Institute of Technologies- Genova (IT)
New xenogeneic engraftment assay in immune-competent mouse embryos

18.00 – 18.45

Francesco PAMPALONI – Buchmann Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Goethe University-Frankfurt (D)
Investigating and analyzing dynamic three-dimensional multi-cellular clusters

18.45 – 19.30

Peter FRIEDL- Institute for Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University, Nijmegen (NL)
Plasticity of Cancer Cell Invasion

 

Day III 9/03

08.00 – 08.30 – Registration

DYNAMICS OF CANCER-STROMA INTERACTIONS

Chairmen: Federico Bussolino

08.30 – 9.15

Mikala EGEBLAD- Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory, Cold Spring Harbor, (NY, USA)
Neutrophil Extracellular Traps Promote Breast Cancer Metastasis and Escape from Dormancy”

09.15 – 10.00

Mark VENDRELL- Queen’s Medical Research Institute,  University of Edinburgh- EdinburgH (UK)
Dynamic Activatable Fluorophores

10.00 – 10.45

Vincent CHAN – Department of Pathology, University of California at San Francisco- San Francisco (CA,USA)
Mapping the immune landscape of human tumor microenvironments using multi-scale immunoprofiling strategies

10.45 – 11.15

Giorgio SEANO – Institut Curie Research Center, Paris-Orsay, (FR)
In vivo dynamics and targeting of glioblastoma vessel co-option

11.15 – 11.45 Coffee Break

IMAGING BASED MODELLING

Chairmen: Umberto Morbiducci

11.45 – 12.30

Eiko ENDERLING – Integrated Mathematical Oncology, H.Lee Moffit Cancer Center, Tampa (FL,USA)
Local and systemic effects of cancer radiotherapy

12.30 – 12.45

Alessandra AGRESTI – Division of Genetics and Cell Biology, San Raffaele Scientific Institute, Milan (IT)
Role of NF-kB dynamics in Multiple Myeloma-stromal cells interactions

 

12.45 – 13.30

Kevin PAINTER-Department of Mathematics, Heriot-Watt University- Edinburgh (UK)
Anisotropic models for glioma growth

13.30 Closing remarks

short talk selected form the abstract

13.35 Lunch and end of the meeting

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