NF-kB, JAK-STAT & MAPK in Health, Disease & Therapy


Suzhou, CHINA 
October 7-11, 2019

Abstract deadline: August 16th, 2019 

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Yinon Ben-Neriah, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, ISRAEL

Sankar Ghosh, Columbia University, USA

Eugene Chinn, Soochow University, CHINA

Bing Su, West China Hospital, CHINA

We are pleased to announce the Cold Spring Harbor Asia conference on NF-kB, JAK-STAT & MAPK in Health, Disease & Therapywhich will be held in Suzhou, CHINA, located approximately 60 miles west of Shanghai. The conference will begin at 7:00pm on the evening of Monday October 7, and will conclude after lunch on Friday October 11, 2019.


The conference will include eight oral sessions and one poster session covering the latest findings across many topics in NF-kB, JAK-STAT & MAPK. Many talks will be selected from the openly submitted abstracts on the basis of scientific merit and relevance. Social events throughout the conference provide ample opportunity for informal interactions.

Major Topics:
1. Mechanisms of intersecting inflammatory pathways
2. Transcr1ptional regulation of inflammatory pathways
3. Regulators in inflammation in physiology and disease
4. NF-kB/MAPK/STAT signaling in immunity
5. NF-kB/MAPK/STAT signaling in cancer and inflammatory disease
6. Therapeutic targeting of inflammation & cancer

Keynote Speakers (Speaker, Affiliation, COUNTRY/Region:
Roger Davis, Howard Hughes Medical Institute & UMASS Med. Sch., USA
Michael Karin, University of California, San Diego, USA


Invited Speakers (Speaker, Affiliation, COUNTRY/Region:
Yinon Ben-Neriah, Hebrew University-Hadassah Medical School, ISRAEL
Eugene Chinn, Soochow University, CHINA
Xin-hua Feng, Zhejiang University, CHINA
Xinyuan Fu, GenEros Biopharma Hangzhou Limited, CHINA
Steve Gerondakis, Monash University, AUSTRALIA
Gourisankar Ghosh, University of California, San Diego, USA
Sankar Ghosh, Columbia University College of Physicians & Surgeons, USA
Alexander Hoffmann, UCLA, USA
Warren Leonard, NIH/NHLBI, USA
Xin Lin, Tsinghua University, CHINA
Mingyao Liu, East CHINA Normal University, CHINA
Daniel Peeper, Netherlands Cancer Institute, THE NETHERLANDS
Ranjan Sen, National Institute on Aging, USA
Feng Shao, National Institute of Biological Sciences, CHINA
Stephen Smale, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA
Louis Staudt, National Cancer Institute, USA
Bing Su, West China Hospital, CHINA
Shao-Cong Sun, The Univeristy of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, USA
Tse-Hua Tan, National Health Research Institutes, Taiwan[CHINA]
Xin Lu, University of Oxford, UK
Hua Yu, City of Hope, USA

We encourage abstracts to contain new and unpublished materials. The abstracts must be submitted electronically by the abstract deadline. Selection of material for oral and poster presentation will be made by the organizers. Status (fellow's talk/poster) of abstracts will be posted on our web site as soon as decisions have been made by the organizers. 

We are eager to have as many young people as possible attend since they are likely to benefit most from this meeting. A certain number of presentations by graduate students and postdocs in this conference will be selected as fellowship (USD $100-$500) awards. For more details, please visit

We look forward to seeing you at Suzhou in October, 2019.

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