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Technical Program

All times are in Eastern Time (ET). Program is subject to change. Last updated 2/23/2021.

Monday, March 1
Start Time End Time  
10:55 AM 11:00 AM Welcome Remarks
11:00 AM 11:55 AM Session 1: New Frontiers
11:00 AM 11:20 AM Invited Speaker: Systems Biology of Metabolism

Jens Nielsen, BioInnovation Institute
11:20 AM 11:40 AM Invited Speaker: Prediction of enzymes and transcription factors by deep learning

Sang Yup Lee, Korea Advanced Institute of Science and Technology (KAIST)
11:40 AM 11:55 AM Causal Inference on Microbiome-Metabolome Relations Via in silico In Vivo Association Pattern Analyses

Hertel Johannes, National University of Ireland Galway
11:55 AM 1:10 PM Session 2: Applications in Medicine
11:55 AM 12:15 PM Invited Speaker: Alexei Vazquez, Beatson Institute for Cancer Research
12:15 PM 12:35 PM Invited Speaker: Elucidating tumor-stromal metabolic crosstalk in colorectal cancer using constraint-based modeling

Stacey Finley, University of Southern California
12:35 PM 12:55 PM Invited Speaker: Investigating the role of cancer redox metabolism in radiation resistance

Melissa Kemp, Georgia Institute of Technology
12:55 PM 1:10 PM Systematic Interrogation of the Distinct Metabolic Potential in Gut Microbiomes of Inflammatory Bowel Disease Patients with Dysbiosis

Almut Heinken, National University of Ireland Galway
1:10 PM 2:00 PM Poster Session
2:00 PM 2:50 PM Session 3: Applications in Metabolic Engineering
2:00 PM 2:20 PM Invited Speaker: Conversion of Escherichia coli to Generate All Biomass Carbon from CO2

Ron Milo, Weizmann Institute of Science
2:20 PM 2:35 PM Improving Quantitative Genome-Scale Metabolic Modeling of CHO

Diana Széliová, University of Natural Resources and Life Sciences
2:35 PM 2:50 PM Constraint-Based Machine Learning-Guided Models for Predictive Engineering of Cellular Metabolism

Michael K. Jensen, Technical University of Denmark
Tuesday, March 2
Start Time End Time  
11:00 AM 11:05 AM Welcome Remarks
11:05 AM 12:15 PM Session 4: Multi-Scale Modeling
11:05 AM 11:25 AM Invited Speaker: Progress with knowledge enriched data analytics

Bernhard Palsson, University of California, San Diego
11:25 AM 11:45 AM Invited Speaker: Genome-scale metabolic modeling reveals SARS-CoV-2-induced host metabolic reprogramming and identifies metabolic antiviral targets

Eytan Ruppin, Cancer Data Science Lab
11:45 AM 12:00 PM Multi-Organ Genome-Scale Metabolic Modeling of Tomato Plant

Leo Gerlin, LIPME, Université de Toulouse, INRAE, CNRS
12:00 PM 12:15 PM Modeling the Syntrophic Interaction between Methanothermobacter Sp. DTU051 and Clostridiales Sp. DTU010 Using a Combination of Physicochemical Evidence and Thermodynamics

Arianna Basile, University of Padova
12:15 PM 1:25 PM Session 5: Methods and Software
12:15 PM 12:35 PM Invited Speaker: Toward Precise Genome Scale Kinetic Models of Metabolism

Lars Nielsen, University of Queensland
12:35 PM 12:55 PM Invited Speaker: Living Neural Networks: Models to Uncover how Brain Cells Form and Communicate

Amina Qutub, University of Texas at San Antonio
12:55 PM 1:10 PM Inferring Mitochondrial and Cytosolic Metabolism with Compartment-Deconvoluted Metabolic Flux Analysis (CODE-MFA)

Alon Stern, Technion IIT
1:10 PM 1:25 PM The Geometry of Blood Chemistries and Wellness States in Humans

Anat Zimmer, Institute for Systems Biology
1:25 PM 2:15 PM Poster Session
2:15 PM 2:50 PM Session 6: Microbial Communities
2:15 PM 2:35 PM Invited Speaker: Daniel Segrè, Boston University
2:35 PM 2:50 PM Metabolic Modeling Predicts Specific Gut Bacteria As Key Determinants for Candida Albicans Colonization Levels

Mohammad H. Mirhakkak, Leibniz Institute for Natural Product Research and Infection Biology
2:50 PM 2:55 PM Closing Remarks