International Student Research Forum 2016

Sunday, June 12th

•  Register at UCAS Yanqihu campus, Beijing

Monday, June 13th

•  Opening ceremony (Lecture Room)

•  Group Photo Session

•  Presentation Session 1

•  Lunch

•  Presentation Session 2

•  Tea Break

•  Presentation Session 3

•  Students’ activities

Tuesday, June 14th

•  Visit the Great Wall at Mutianyu Section

•  Students’ activities

Wednesday, June 15th

•  Visit theNational Zoological Museum of China

•  Visit the Capital Museum

•  Students’ activities

Thursday, June 16th

•  Departure


The following is a list of Talk presentations for the ISF 2016. Each talk is 10 minutes followed by a 5-minute discussion period.

Cancer Biology & Drug Delivery\Medicinal Chemistry (Coordinator: WANG Chen, ZHOU Lingli)
No. Group Title University Name
Presentation Session 1, 11.00 am - 12.00 pm, Lecture Room
1 Cancer Biology Clinical impact of IGH@(14q32)abnormalities in chronic lymphocytic leukemia UNMC Rachel Ann Utter 
2 Cancer Biology Antisense oligonucleotides internally labeled with peptides show high therapeutic potential SDU Maria Taskova
3 Others Cardiac Toxicity in Medical Treatment of Breast Cancer SDU  Ann Banke
4 Drug Delivery \ Medicinal Chemistry Lycopodium alkaloids from club moss Phlemariurus squarrosus UCAS  LIU Yuchen
Lunch Break
Presentation Session 2, 13.30 pm - 14.45 pm, Lecture Room
5 Drug Delivery \ Medicinal Chemistry Short-chain Free Fatty Acid Receptor Ligands SDU Anders H. Hansen
6 Cancer Biology TIMELESS, a Novel Effector of Colon Tumorigenesis UNMC Beth Kristine Clymer
7 Cancer Biology SOX2 acts as a molecular rheostat to control critical functions in pancreatic ductal adenocarcinoma cells UNMC Erin Lynn Wuebben 
8 Cancer Biology Cancer inhibitory and prognostic potential of FAM134B (JK1) in colon cancer GU Farhadul Islam
9 Drug Delivery \ Medicinal Chemistry PermeapadTM - a new biomimetic tool for predictionof oral bioavailability SDU Hanady Ajine Bibi
Presentation Session 3, 15.00 pm - 16.15 pm, Lecture Room
10 Drug Delivery \ Medicinal Chemistry EGFR-targeted Plasmid-Layered double hydroxide complexes show enhanced anti-tumor activity GU Kai Zhang
11 Others Bamboo shoot fiber prevents obesity and its related insulin resistance in mice by modulating gut microbiota UCAS LI Xiu fen
12 Cancer Biology Genetic Profiling of mutations in pheochromocytoma and paraganglioma by targeted next generation sequencing –A pilot study GU Suja Pillai
13 Drug Delivery \ Medicinal Chemistry Design, synthesis and anti-cancer activity of icaritin derivatives UCAS WANG Chen
14 Drug Delivery \ Medicinal Chemistry Novel DNA aptamers against coat protein of grouper nervous necrosis virus (GNNV) UCAS ZHOU Lingli

Immunology (Coordinator: BAI Yibing, FANG Yiyuan)
No. Group Title University Name
Presentation Session 1, 11.00 am - 12.00 pm, Meeting Room 1
1 Immunology Toll-like receptors as adjuvant targets in the endangered Tasmanian devil UTAS Amanda Patchett
2 Others Employing the greater wax moth Galleria mellonella, as an infection model for Saprolegnia infections AU Andreas Wuensch
3 Immunology Targeting T cell cholesterol metabolism for tumor immunotherapy UCAS BAI Yibing
4 Immunology Developing a prophylactic vaccine to protect Tasmanian devils against devil facial tumour disease UTAS Cesar Tovar
Lunch Break
Presentation Session 2, 13.30 pm - 14.45 pm, Meeting Room 1
5 Immunology The expression of IL33 in human airway epithelial cells (AECs) AU Chu Zhang
6 Immunology pVHL Negatively Regulates Antiviral Signaling by Targeting MAVS for Proteasomal Degradation UCAS DU Juan
7 Immunology Identification of a molecular switch to suppress follicular B2 to B1 cell trans-differentiation UCAS FANG Yiyuan
8 Immunology Evolutionary history of the T cell receptor complex as revealed by small-spotted catshark (Scyliorhinus canicula) AU Rita Pettinello
9 Immunology Characterising the role of group 1 innate lymphoid cells during malaria GU Susanna Ng
Presentation Session 3, 15.00 pm - 15.30 pm, Meeting Room 1
10 Others Deciphering the glyco-interactome of Neisseria meningitidis GU Tsitsi Diana Mubaiwa
11 Immunology mTOR masters monocytic myeloid-derived suppressor cells in mice with allografts or tumors UCAS ZHAO Yang

Neurobiology & Stem Cell Biology (Coordinator: ZHOU Hao, ZHAO Hanzhi)
No. Group Title University Name
Presentation Session 1, 11.00 am - 12.00 pm, Meeting Room 2
1 Neurobiology Mechanism linking long-chain saturated fatty acids and hypothalamic inflammation AU Domenico Sergi
2 Neurobiology Histological, structural and metabolic profiles of low transgene expressing AD models AU Glynn Jones
3 Neurobiology Dementia and Accidents SDU Jindong Ding Petersen
4 Neurobiology Perturbations in glutamate homeostasis contributes to neuronal death in Juvenile Batten Disease UNMC Megan Elizabeth Bosch
Lunch Break
Presentation Session 2, 13.30 pm - 14.45 pm, Meeting Room 2
5 Others In Vivo Activity of Clinically Approved Anti-Cancer HDAC Inhibitors in a Murine Model of Malaria GU MJ Chua
6 Neurobiology The Impact of Immune Molecules in Regulating Behavior and Aging Phenotypes UNMC Nicholas DeKorver
7 Neurobiology Autophagy in the pathogenesis of Parkinson’s disease UCAS SU Lingyan
8 Neurobiology A dedicated retina - EmT - left habenula circuit executes zebrafish light preference UCAS ZHANG Baibing
9 Neurobiology The Flash Grab Illusion in the Human Brain UCAS ZHOU Hao
Presentation Session 3, 15.00 pm - 16.30 pm, Meeting Room 2
10 Others The course and outcome of disabling arm pain AU Daniel Whibley
11 Others Revascularization but not Exercise Therapy Prevents Myofibrosis Progression in Peripheral Artery Disease Patients while Improving Limb Function UNMC Duy Mingh Ha
12 Others Stacking aromatic heterocycles: Promising new candidates in antisense therapeutics SDU Mick Hornum
13 Others The "true" incidence of surgically treated deep prosthetic joint infection after 32,896 primary total hip arthroplasties: a prospective cohort study SDU Per Hviid Gundtoft
14 Stem Cell Biology Pig Cloning for Scientific Research and Human Health UCAS RUAN Degong
15 Stem Cell Biology Presenilin 1 mutations cause premature neuronal differentiation in neural progenitor cells from Alzheimer’s disease patient-specific iPSCs UCAS ZHAO Hanzhi
No. Group Title University Name
Presentation Session 1, 11.00 am - 12.00 pm, Meeting Room 3
1 Others Biosynthesis of sesquiterpene lactone in medicinal plant-xanthium strumarium UCAS LI Yuanjun
2 Molecular Cell Biology Expression Profile of miR-451 and its target MIF in colorectal cancer tissues GU Afraa Mahdi Jawad Mamoori
3 Others Organ Maturational and Developmental Pathologies in A Mouse Model of Severe SMA AU Alison Thomson
4 Molecular Cell Biology The Janus Kinase 1 is a Key Mediator of Inflammatory Cytokine Signaling And Mammary Gland Remodeling UNMC Barbara Louise Swenson 
Lunch Break
Presentation Session 2, 13.30 pm - 14.45 pm, Meeting Room 3
5 Molecular Cell Biology Structural basis for activity regulation of_MLL family methyltransferases UCAS LI Yanjing
6 Molecular Cell Biology S-Nitrosoglutathione Impairs Cilia Motility Responsiveness In Airway Axonemes UNMC Michael E. Price
7 Molecular Cell Biology A molecular hand GUN4 UCAS PU Hua
8 Molecular Cell Biology MTD: a mammalian transcriptomic database to explore gene expression and regulation UCAS SHENG Xin
9 Molecular Cell Biology Temperature Modulates Meiotic Recombination Outcome in Schizosaccharomyces pombe AU Simon Brown
Presentation Session 3, 15.00 pm - 16.15 pm, Meeting Room 3
10 Molecular Cell Biology MicroRNA Regulation of Influenza A (H7N9) Replication GU Stefan Wolf
11 Others Structure of the CCR5 Chemokine Receptor-HIV-1 entry inhibitor Maraviroc complex UCAS ZHU Ya
12 Molecular Cell Biology A heterodimer on male receive signal from female attractants in Arabidopsis UCAS WANG Tong
13 Molecular Cell Biology Molecular Bases of Thiol-mediated Protein Retention UCAS YANG Kai
14 Molecular Cell Biology Centlein is required for centrosome cohesion and enhances microtubule stability UCAS ZHENG Lu

Others (Coordinator: Ahmed Abas Elazab, WANG Xi)
No. Group Title University Name
Presentation Session 1, 11.00 am - 12.00 pm, Meeting Room 4
1 Others Study on Brain Tissue Segmentation and Tumor Growth Modelling from MR Images UCAS Ahmed Abas Elazab
2 Others Latent Class Analysis derived subgroups of low back pain patients – are their prognostic capacity better than that of existing prognostic tools? SDU Anne Moelgaard Mogensen
3 Others Diastolic heart failure as determined by magnetic resonance imaging in a cohort of patients with type 2 diabetes mellitus: Epidemiology and impact of glucose uptake as determined by a randomized controlled trail of liraglutide SDU Annemie Stege Bojer
4 Others Children’s voices in the schoolyard: a qualitative study of factors influencing children´s physical activity behavior during recess SDU Charlotte Skau Pawlowski
Lunch Break
Presentation Session 2, 13.30 pm - 14.45 pm, Meeting Room 4
5 Others Activity and stride-to-stride fluctuations are negatively correlated in individuals with transtibial amputation UNMC Jenny Alev Kent
8 Others Life-history trade-offs in the wild – how do Soay sheep cope with early-life oxidative stress? AU Louise Christensen
9 Others Substantial Receptor-induced Structural Rearrangement of Rotavirus Carbohydrate recognizing domain VP8* GU Rahul Mishra
Presentation Session 3, 15.00 pm - 15.30 pm, Meeting Room 4
10 Others Characterization of a Thermophilic PolyMG-specific Alginate Lyase from Defluviitalea phaphyphila UCAS WANG Bing
11 Others HearNPV ORF64, a PIF6 homolog, is not essential for oral infection UCAS WANG Xi
12 Others

Using Regional Model toStudy the Carbon Budget in

Inner Mongolia Grassland