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NAD + Metabolism & Signaling 2017

Conference Summary

NAD and its metabolites are important regulators of cancer, metabolic disease, autoimmunity, and aging. They play important roles in energy metabolism, function as signaling molecules, and as protein modifications such as ADP-ribosylation.  This diversity of function demonstrates the biological importance of NAD and the interconnectivity between cellular metabolism, physiology, and cellular signaling.  Recently, significant progress has been made in our understanding of NAD that highlight its broad relevance to human health and disease.  This SRC brings together all of the leading experts in NAD biology to one venue with the goal of advancing our understanding of the molecule.  Experts come from several NAD relevant fields that include Poly-(ADP-ribose) polymerases (PARPs), Sirtuins, NAD dependent signaling networks, calcium signaling, NAD biosynthesis and the chemical biology of NAD.

Over 30 scientific leaders from institutions worldwide will present their latest data.  In addition, a large number of oral presentations will be selected from submitted abstracts.  Selected talks, poster presentations, and recreational activities will provide students and postdoctoral fellows opportunities to exchange ideas and interact with senior colleagues.  For the first time, this meeting will be held in the exciting city of New Orleans, an ideal setting to discuss science. 

Program Agenda


Important Deadlines:   Early Bird: May 28, 2017         Last Day to Register: June 8, 2017


Highlights

  • Meet the Expert sessions
  • Short talks will be selected from submitted abstracts
  • Career Development Workshop

Keynote Speakers

Vilhelm A. Bohr
NIH


Conference Organizers

Paul Chang
Ribon Therapeutics
pchang@ribontx.com

Charles Brenner
University of Iowa
charles-brenner@uiowa.edu

Lenny Guarente
MIT
leng@mit.edu

Anne-Laure Perraud
University of Colorado, Denver
perrauda@NJHealth.org

Mathias Ziegler
University of Bergen
Mathias.Ziegler@uib.no

Date & Location

Date: July 9-14, 2017
Location:
New Orleans Marriott
New Orleans, LA

Transportation & Lodging

Airport Information

The New Orleans Marriott is 13 miles from the Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY). The estimated taxi fare is $36 USD.

Please click the links below for Transportation & Lodging information:

Official Conference Lodging

New Orleans Marriott
555 Canal Street
New Orleans, LA 70130-2349
504.581.1000

As one of the premier hotels in the French Quarter, The New Orleans Marriott is within walking distance of festivals, food and fun. Enjoy easy access to popular restaurants, live music and Bourbon Street.

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Conference Staff

Trina Eacho, Conference Coordinator

Pippa O'Shea, Conference Assistant

Contact us:
Email: src@faseb.org
Phone: 1.301.634.7010