Oral Contributions

Dr. Ying Guo (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Pathology and Pathophysiology, Fourth Military Medical University (Republic of China)
Title: Array-comparative genomic hybridization profiling of immunohistochemical subgroups of diffuse large B-cell lymphoma shows distinct genomic alterations

Dr. Robert Plumb

Affiliation: Imperial College London, Department of Surgery and Cancer, London (United Kingdom)
Title: The role of Metabolic Phenotyping vis LC/MS in shaping 21st Century Healthcare

Dr. Silas Villas-Boas

Affiliation: University of Auckland, School of Biological Sciences, Auckland (New Zealand)
Title: Calibration curve-free GC-MS method for quantitation of amino and non-amino organic acids in biological samples

Dr. Duncan Ayers

Affiliation: Centre for Molecular Medicine and Biobanking, University of Malta (Malta)/ Faculty of Medical and Human Sciences, The University of Manchester (United Kingdom)
Title: mi/lnc RNA biomarker discovery utilising high throughput RT-qPCR-based analytical platforms

Dr. Koenraad Van Hoorde (confirmed)

Affiliation: Ghent University (Belgium)
Title: MALDI-TOF MS of microbial mixtures: impressions of its applicability for monitoring the microbial diversity and dynamics in food ecosystems

Dr. Dimcho Bachvarov (confirmed)

Affiliation: Département de médecine moleculaire, Université Laval, Laboratoire oncogénomique, CHU-Q, Centre de recherche, Québec PQ (Canada)
Title: Aberrant DNA hypomethylation potentiates oncogenes’ expression in advanced stage of ovarian cancer

Dr. Cristina Silva Pereira (confirmed)

Affiliation: Instituto de Tecnologia Química e Biológica António Xavier, Universidade Nova de Lisboa (Portugal)
Title: New insights in the ecology of the saprophytic fungus Aspergillus nidulans

Dr. Matilde Esther Lleonart Pajarin

Affiliation: Oncology and Pathology Group, Institut de Recerca Hospital Vall d´Hebron, Barcelona (Spain)
Title: Soon

Dr. Madhu Kalia

Affiliation: Molecular Biology, Neurosurgery and Anesthesiology, Jefferson Medical College, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia (USA)
Title: Soon

Dr. Raghu Vemuganti (confirmed)

Affiliation: Dept. Of Neurological Surgery, Univ. of Wisconsin (USA)
Title: Noncoding RNA profiling after Traumatic Brain Injury

Dr. Federico Marini (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Sapienza University of Rome (Italy)
Title: Urinary 1H-NMR-based metabolic profiling of children with NAFLD undergoing VSL#3 treatment

Dr. Thomas Fester (confirmed)

Affiliation: Helmholtz – Centre for Environmental Research (Germany), Department of Environmental Microbiology, Leipzig (Germany)
Title: Metabolite profiling and the buffering capacities of ecosystems

Dr. Cristina Peña Maroto (confirmed)

Affiliation: Hospital Universitario Puerta de Hierro, Oncology Department, Madrid (Spain)
Title: Heterogeneity of Cancer-Associated Fibroblasts from human primary colon tumors in their pro-tumorogenic abilities on cancer cells

Dr. Jan Stanstrup (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Food Quality and Nutrition, Research and Innovation Centre, Fondazione Edmund Mach, San Michele all’Adige (TN) (Italy)
Title: The Role of Retention Time in Untargeted Metabolomics

Dr. Franco Biasioli (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Fondazione Edmund Mach, Research and Innovation Centre, Department of Food Quality and Nutrition, Trento (Italy)
Title: Rapid and non-invasive profiling of food volatile compounds by PTR-ToF-MS: product characterisation and process monitoring

Dr. Paula da Costa Martins (confirmed)

Affiliation: CARIM School for Cardiovascular Diseases, Faculty of Health, Medicine and Life Sciences, Maastricht University, (The Netherlands)
Title: MicroRNA profiling: a starting point to unveil the molecular mechanisms driving the cardiac pathological response towards Heart Failure

Dr. Jarmo T. Laitinen (confirmed)

Affiliation: University of Eastern Finland, School of Medicine, Institute of Biomedicine/Physiology, Kuopio (Finland)
Title: Activity-based protein profiling in the discovery of inhibitors for the a/b-hydrolase domain (ABHD) serine hydrolases

Dr. Ondrej Sedo (confirmed)

Affiliation: Research Group Proteomics, Central European Institute of Technology, Masaryk Univeristy, Brno (Czech Republic)
Title: MALDI-MS profiling of bacteria and food samples

Dr. Todd Klaenhammer

Affiliation: Department of Food, Bioprocessing & Nutrition Sciences, North Carolina State University (USA)
Title: Use of lactic acid bacteria to deliver biotherapeutic benefits to the gastrointestinal tract

Dr. David Goukassian (confirmed)

Affiliation: Boston University School of Medicine, Whitaker Cardiovascular Institute, Boston (USA)
Title: Transcriptional profiling data in isolated left ventricular cardiomyocytes and bone marrow-derived multi-potent progenitor cells after full body space-type irradiation

Dr. Robert Riehn (confirmed)

Affiliation: North Carolina State University, Department of Physics, Raleigh (USA)
Title: Towards single-cell epigenetic profiling using nanofluidic devices

Dr. Ksenija Lopandic (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Biotechnology, University of Natural Resources and Applied Life Sciences, Vienna (Austria)
Title: Molecular profiling of yeast interspecies hybrids

Dr. Victoria Pastor Fuentes (confirmed)

Affiliation: Universitat Jaume I, Castellon (Spain)
Title: All roads lead to defense: profiling in plant defense priming

Dr. Ian Walsh (confirmed)

Affiliation: National Institute for Bioprocessing Research and Training, NIBRT GlycoScience Group, Blackrock (Ireland)
Title: Using the GlycoMarker web application to find lung cancer biomarkers from liquid chromatography profiles

Dr. Antoine Rodolphe (confirmed)

Affiliation: Universite Claude Bernard Lyon 1, Institut Lumière Matière, Villeurbanne (France)
Title: Profiling pH, solvent fractionation, droplet sizes, and temperature Changes in an Electrospray Plume by optical methods

Dr. Rui Oliveira (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Chemistry Department, New University of Lisbon (Portugal)
Title: Cell functional enviromics: unraveling the function of environmental factors in cellular physiology

Dr. Maria Belen Cassera (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Biochemistry, Fralin Life Science Institute, Virginia Tech Center for Drug Discovery (USA)
Title: Isoprenoids profiling

Dr. Joachim Kopka (confirmed)

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology, Potsdam (Germany)
Title: GC-MS based profiling of primary metabolism in Cyanobacteria

Dr. Sylvia Urban (confirmed)

Affiliation: Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology University, School of Applied Sciences (Applied Chemistry), Melbourne (Australia)
Title: Limit of detection studies for application to natural product chemical profiling and identification using HPLC-NMR spectroscopy

Dr. Bernd Schneider (confirmed)

Affiliation: Max Planck Institut fur Chemische Okologie, Jena (Germany)
Title: Nuclear Magnetic Resonance-based cell type-specific micrometabolic profiling of plants

Dr. Leonardo Tenori (confirmed)

Affiliation: FiorGen Foundation, Florence (Italy)
Title: Allostasis and resilience of the human individual metabolic phenotype

Dr. Nazlin K. Howell

Affiliation: University of Surrey, Faculty of Health and Medical Sciences, Surrey (United Kingdom)
Title: Food bioactive peptides

Dr. Weinhäusel Andreas

Affiliation: Health & Environment Department, Austrian Institute of Technology, Vienna (Austria)
Title: Immunoprofiling – applications in biomarker development for early cancer diagnostics

Dr. Lei Zheng (confirmed)

Affiliation: The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center and Department of Oncology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore (USA)
Title: Frequent somatic mutations in the exome of colorectal adenomas

Dr. Dan Staerk (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Drug Design and Pharmacology, University of Copenhagen (Denmark)
Title: High-resolution bioactivity profiling combined with HPLC‐HRMS-SPE-NMR: accelerated identification of bioactive constituents in food and medicinal plants

Dr. Kimberly Colson

Affiliation: Bruker BioSpin
Title: Soon

Dr. José Torrencila (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering, Universidad Complutense de Madrid (Spain)
Title: Artificial neural networks in the determination of different types of cancer

Dr. Charles Schwartz (confirmed)

Affiliation: Greenwood Genetic Center, Greenwoo (United States)
Title: Phenotype microarray: A novel methodology to access metabolic pathways in human disorders

Dr. Selma Oliveira (confirmed)

Affiliation: Instituto de Microbiologia Prof. Paulo de Goes (Brazil)
Title: Characterization of Aeromonas strains and their antimicrobials isolated from water and fish samples, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Dr. Fozia Noor (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Biochemical Engineering Institute, Saarland University, Saarbrücken (Germany)
Title: In vitro metabolomics in mechanistic and predictive toxicology

Dr. Ray Iles

Affiliation: MAP Diagnostic, Ely (United Kingdom)
Title: The future of clinical laboratory medicine – courtesy of MALDI ToF mass spectrometry

Dr. Simone Nicolardi (confirmed)

Affiliation: Center for Proteomics and Metabolomics, Leiden University Medical Center (The Netherlands)
Title: High-throughput analysis of human serum peptides and (glyco)proteins by ultrahigh resolution MALDI-FTICR mass spectrometry

Dr. Guoxiang Sun

Affiliation: College of Pharmacy, Shenyang Pharmaceutical University (China)
Title: Multi-wavelength fingerprint profiling correlated with antioxidant activity for quantitative control of a Traditional Chinese Medicine Fangfeng Pill

Dr. Alex Neves Júnior

Affiliation: Universidade Federal de Mato Grosso, Cuiaba (Brazil)
Title: A Study of the carbonation profile of cement pastes by thermogravimetry and its effect on the compressive strength

Dr. Dalene De Beer (Confirmed)

Affiliation: ARC Infruitec-Nietvoorbij, Post-Harvest and Wine Technology Division, Stellenbosch (South Africa)
Title: Phenolic profiling of honeybush tea (Cyclopia spp.)

Dr. Hou-Broutin Yanxia (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Laboratoire Structure et Propriétés d’Architectures Moléculaires (UMR 5819), Institut Nanosciences et Cryogénie, CEA-Grenoble (France)
Title: A versatile electronic tongue for analysis of food samples based on pattern recognition

Dr. Jean-Didier Maréchal (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Autonomous University of Barcelona (Spain)
Title: Soon

Dr. Antonio Domenech (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Analytical Chemistry, University of Valencia (Spain)
Title: Electrochemobolomic approach for screening vegetal varieties

Dr. Franz-Josef Meyer-Almes (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemical Engineering and Biotechnology, University of Applied Sciences Darmstadt (Germany)
Title: A fluorescence lifetime-based binding assay for acetylpolyamine amidohydrolases from Pseudomonas aeruginosa using a [1,3]dioxolo[4,5-f][1,3] benzodioxole (DBD) ligand probe

Dr. Seetharaman Vaidyanathan (Confirmed)

Affiliation: ChELSI Institute, Advanced Biomanufacturing Centre, Department of Chemical & Biological Engineering, The University of Sheffield (United Kingdom)
Title: Microalgal lipid accumulation – a metabolic insight

Dr. Vanda Pereira (confirmed)

Affiliation: Universidade de Aveiro (Portugal)
Title: Volatile profile of Madeira wines submitted to traditional accelarated ageing

Dr. Sonia Alqadi

Affiliation: Isra University (Jordan)
Title: Inhalable dry powders loaded with chitosan nanoparticles for macromolecular delivery

Dr. Albert Lebedev (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Organic Chemistry, Lomonosov Moscow State University (Russian Federation)
Title: Differentiation of frogs at the level of species and populations by profiling of their skin secretion peptides

Dr. Violaine Sautter

Affiliation: Museum National d’Histoire Naturelle, Paris (France)
Title: Soon

Dr. Anna Szakiel (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Plant Biochemistry, Uniwersytet Warszawski, Warsaw (Poland)
Title: GC-MS based profiling of triterpenoids in edible fruits

Dr. Xu Hui (confirmed)

Affiliation: Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine (China)
Title: Comparative Transcriptomic Analysis of Two Ilex spp. Reveals Candidate Genes Involved in the Biosynthesis of Their Characteristic Triterpenoid Saponins

Dr. Diana Pinto (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Aveiro (Portugal)
Title: Salicornia ramosissima an edible halophyte with nutricional value and a source of a unique natural compound

Dr. Janusz Sikora

Affiliation: Politechnika Lubelska, Lublin (Poland)
Title: Soon

Dr. Francesca Venturi (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, Universita di Pisa (Italy)
Title: How to choose a glass: the influence of glass parameters on the profile of different wines (full bodied red and rosé) during tasting

Dr. Mark Whitmore (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Physics and Astronomy, University of Manitoba (Canada)
Title: Self-Consistent Theory of Liquids Flowing Through Capillaries with End-Anchored Polymers

Dr. Gloria Ribas (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institute of Health Research INCLIVA, Department of Hematology and Medical Oncology, Valencia (Spain)
Title: Differential expression of microRNAs in breast cancer tissue patients of 35 years or younger

Dr. Daniele Pepe (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, University of Liege (Belgium)
Title: Detection and analysis of pathway disease modules from gene expression data by structural equation modeling

Dr. Maria Filomena Macedo

Affiliation: Faculdade de Ciencias e Tecnologia, New University of Lisbon, Unidade de Investigação VICARTE – Vidro e Cerâmica para as Artes, Caparica (Portugal)
Title: Soon

Dr. Giuseppina Simone

Affiliation: Universita degli Studi di Napoli Federico II, Naples (Italy)
Title: Soon

Dr. Benachir Bouchikhi

Affiliation: Department of Physics, Universite Moulay Ismail, Meknes (Morocco)
Title: Combinational Approaches of Electronic nose and tongue for improved classification of Fruit Juice Samples

Dr. Maria Monfreda (confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Management, Sapienza University of Rome (Italy)
Title: Blends of olive oil and seeds oils: characterisation and olive oil quantification to assess their compliance with European labelling rules

Dr. Chow Keng See

Affiliation: Malaysian Rubber Board, RRIM Experiment Station, Kuala Lumpur (Malaysia)
Title: Deep RNA Sequencing for Gene and Metabolic Profiling in Rubber Tree Tissues

Dr. Hau-Yang Tsen

Affiliation: Department of Food Science and Technology, Hungkuang University, Taichung (China)
Title: Improvement of Strain Discrimination by Combination of Superantigen, PFGE, and RAPD Profiles for Staphylococcus aureus Isolates from Clinical Samples and Food-Poisoning Cases

Dr. Iva Mozgova

Affiliation: Sveriges lantbruksuniversitet, Department of Plant Biology, Uppsala (Sweden)
Title: Chemical inhibition of Polycomb repressive complexes and its potential for plant biotechnology

Dr. Rosa Perestelo

Affiliation: Centro de Química da Madeira, Universidade da Madeira, Funchal (Portugal)
Title: Evaluation the sorbent ability of nanoparticles towards urinary volatile organic metabolites potential cancer biomarkers

Dr. Rodrigo Costa (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Microbial Ecology and Evolution Research Group, University of Algarve (Portugal)
Title: Spatiotemporal dynamics and functioning of the marine sponge microbiome: insights gained by comparative genomics and metagenomics surveys

Dr. Chiara Sanmartin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Agriculture, Food and Environment, Universita di Pisa (Italy)
Title: The utilization of solid carbon dioxide in the extraction of extra-virgin olive oil: influence on oil profile

Dr. Paula Videira

Affiliation: Glycoimmunology Group, CEDOC, Chronic Diseases Research Center, NOVA Medical School, Lisbon (Portugal)
Title: Novel urinary biomarkers obtained by using fast ultrasonic-based sample treatment Aberrant sialyl Tn expression in cancer cells and its role in immune tolerance

Dr. Jose Kovensky (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Institut de Chimie de Picardie, Universite de Picardie Jules Verne, Amiens (France)
Title: Tools for Glycobiology: production of fully characterized oligosaccharides by controlled depolymerization of anionic polysaccharides, HPAEC fractionation and MALDI-TOF MS/MS-MS on liquid ionic matrices

Dr. Alessandra Bertoli

Affiliation: Department of Pharmacy, University of Pisa (Italy)
Title: Aromatic fingerprint as a discriminating tool in the selection of in vitro purple basil

Dr. Hervé Martinez (Confirmed)

Affiliation: IPREM-ECP CNRS UMR 5254, Universite de Pau et des Pays de L’Adour, Pau (France)
Title: Surface tools analysis (XPS / AES / AFM) for lithium microbatteries

Dr. David Meierhofer (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Max Planck Institute for Molecular Genetics, Berlin (Germany)
Title: Omics profiling of ρ0 cells (without mtDNA) triggers the retrograde response and de-ubiquitination of solute carrier amino

Dr. Cecilia Nunez (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Department of Chemistry, Universidade Federal do Amazonas, Manaus (Brazil)
Title: NMR and TLC: main tools for plant chemical profiling

Dr. Luis-Jaime Castro-Vega

Affiliation: Paris Cardiovascular Research Center, Universite Paris Descartes (France)
Title: The genomic landscape of pheochromocytomas and paragangliomas

Dr. Nicolas Sommerer

Affiliation: INRA Institut National de La Recherche Agronomique, Polyphenol Analysis Facility, Paris (France)
Title: Polyphenol profiling by UHPLC-MRM-MS gives new insights into the color diversity of worldwide Rosé wines

Dr. Nicolas Sommerer (Confirmed)

Affiliation: INRA Institut National de La Recherche Agronomique, Polyphenol Analysis Facility, Paris (France)
Title: Polyphenol profiling by UHPLC-MRM-MS gives new insights into the color diversity of worldwide Rosé wines

Dr. Nicolau Cañellas

Affiliation: Spanish Biomedical Research Centre in Diabetes and Associated Metabolic Disorders, Barcelona (Spain)
Title: Dolphin: Improving automatic targeted metabolite profiling using 1H-NMR

Dr. Andreas Riedo (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Universitat Bern, Institute of Physics, Bern (Switzerland)
Title: High‐Resolution Chemical Depth Profiling of Solid Material Using a Miniature Laser Ablation/Ionization Mass Spectrometer

Dr. Andreas Riedo (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Universitat Bern, Institute of Physics, Bern (Switzerland)
Title: High‐Resolution Chemical Depth Profiling of Solid Material Using a Miniature Laser Ablation/Ionization Mass Spectrometer

Dr. Jean-Charles Dupin (Confirmed)

Affiliation: Universite de Pau et des Pays de L’Adour, Technopole Hélioparc, Pau (France)
Title: Electron spectroscopies potentialities (nanoAuger, μXPS) in the survey of Ag/Au@SiO2 core–shell assemblies dedicated to nanomedecine

Dr. Suzanne Balko

Affiliation: Leibniz-Institut fur Polymerforschung Dresden e.V., Max Bergmann Center of Biomaterials Dresden, Dresden (Germany)
Title: Using thiol-gold bond formation to bridge surfaces with a polymer brush: Sfa experiments and md simulations

Dr. Manuel Saint-Cyr

Affiliation: ANSES – French Agency for Food, Environmental and Occupational Health & Safety, Residues and Resistance Unit, Maisons-Alfort (France)
Title: Soon

Dr. Giovanni Cabassi

Affiliation: Consiglio per la ricerca in agricoltura e l’analisi dell’economia agraria (CRA), Rome (Italy)
Title: Development of a NIR method for the characherisation of fatty acid profile of raw milk and cheese by solvent free extraction

Dr. Simona Collina

Affiliation: Universita degli Studi di Pavia, Department of Drug Sciences, Pavia (Italy)
Title: Chemical, pharmacological and in vivo pharmacokinetic studies on enantiomerically pure RC-33 compounds, promising neuroprotective agents acting as sigma1 receptor agonists