Saturday, 17 April 2004

Organiser H.C. Clevers (Utrecht, The Netherlands

10.30 – 11.15 Colorectal cancer: translating genetic knowledge into cure and prevention
J. Burn (Newcastle upon Tyne, UK)
Plenary lecture
Saturday Morning Abstract No.


H.C. Clevers (Utrecht, The Netherlands)
11.30 – 12.10 Gene profiling in breast cancer
M. van der Vijver (Amsterdam, The Netherlands)
12.10 – 12.50 Expression and genomic profiling of hereditary colorectal cancer
R. Fodde (Rotterdam, The Netherlands)
12.50 – 13.00 discussion
13.00 – 14.00 lunch / poster viewing / exhibition
Saturday Afternoon
14.00 – 14.15 Oxidative stress, sister chromatid exchanges and apoptosis: which is their role in lymphocytopenia in ESRD patients?
F. Pernice, F. Floccari, C. Caccamo, N. Belghity, S. Mantuano, M.E. Pacilè, A. Romeo, A. Barillà, N. Frisina, and M. Buemi (Messina, Italy)
14.15 – 14.30 Decrease of iron level as well as production of semiquinone free radicals, superoxide anion radicals and H2O2 in human erythroleukemia K562 cell upon development of resistance to doxorubicin
E. Kalinina, V. Solomka, A.N. Saprin, B.A. Serezhenkov, and S.M. Terekhov (Moscow, Russia)
14.30 – 15.10 The beta-catenin/TCF complex imposes a crypt progenitor phenotype on colorectal cancer cells
H. Clevers (Utrecht, The Netherlands)
15.10 end of workshop