|Opening Special Lecture (9:00〜9:35)
||A. Kobata, Tokyo Metropol.Inst.Gerontology, Itabashi,Tokyo
"30 Years Development of Glycobiology in the Field of Glycoprotein
Research - Retrospect and prospect of the studies of our research
|Session 1 (Glycotechnology: Synthesis
of glycoconjugates) (9:35〜11:35)
||S. Nishimura, Professor, Hokkaido University,
"Challenge to glycosynthesizer: Combined use of immobilized enzymes
and designed primers"
||B.W. Dijkstra, Professor, University of Groningen,
Lab. of Biophysical Chemistry, Groningen
"Structural investigations of the catalytic mechanism of cyclodextrin
|Coffee break (10:25〜10:45)
||P.H.C. van Berkel, Senior Res.Fellow, Pharming
"The development of analytical methods to characterize biopharmaceuticals
produced in the milk of transgenic animals"
||B.A.M. van der Zeijst, Director Vaccins, National
Inst. Public Health and Environment. Bilthoven
"Enzymatic synthesis of polysaccharides:appolications in treatment
and prevention of infectious diseases and cancer"
|Session 2 (Recognition
features involving glycoconjugates between complementary molecules,
molecules and cells, and cell-cell interactions)
Session 2-1(Molecular interactions) (11:35〜14:40)
||J.P. Kamerling, Professor, Utrecht Univ., Bijvoet
Center for Biomol.Res.,Utrecht. "Surface plasmon resonance studies
of carbohydrate-protein and carbohydrate- carbohydrate interactions"
|Session 2-1 （Molecular
interactions, continued) (11:35〜14:40)
||K.Yamashita, Dept. Head, Sasaki Institute, Tokyo
"Functional roles of the lectin activities of cytokines in triggering
||H.P.Spaink, Professor, Leiden University, Research
Institute Mol.Plant Sciences, Leiden
"Function of glycosyltransferases involved in biosynthesis of chitin
oligosaccharides: signal molecules involved in plant and animal organogenesis"
||J.M. Aerts, Senior Research Fellow, Acad.Med
Centre, Univ.Amsterdam, Amsterdam
"Chitotriosidase, a member of the newly identified, human chitinase
||T. Muramatsu, Professor, Nagoya Univ. School
of Medicine, Nagoya
"Recognition of proteoglycans by midkine and its physiological and
|Session 2-2 （Membrane
glycoconjugates and topology) (14:40〜16:20)
||G.F.B.P. van Meer, Professor, Dept.Cell Biol.Histol.,
"Glucosylceramide topology and function"
||Y. Hirabayashi, Lab. Head, Inst.Phys.Chem.Res.
"Ceramide glycosylation as a highly conserved system required for
survival and death of central neurons"
||I. Braakman, Senior Research Fellow, Acad.Med.Centre,Univ.Amsterdam,
"Folding of glycoproteins in the endoplasmic reticulum of mammalian
||T. Kawasaki, Professor, Kyoto Univ., Fac. Pharmaceutical
"The role of the HNK-1 carbohydrate epitope in the cell-cell adhesive
|Coffee break (16:20〜16:40)
|Session 2-3 (Signaling
molecules and cells) (16:40〜17:55)
||R. Kannagi, Dept. Head, Aichi Cancer Center Research
"Regulatory mechanism for expression of glycoconjugate ligands involved
in selectin-mediated cell adhesion"
||M. Miyasaka, Professor, Osaka Univ.Grad.Sch.Med.,
Dept. Bioregulation, Osaka
" Binding of a large chondroitin sulfate proteoglycan,versican,to
multiple proinflammatory molecules "
||H. Narimatsu, Professor, Inst. of Life Sci.,
Soka University, Tokyo
"A unique specificity of α1,3-fucosyltransferase IX (FUT9) and analysis
of Fut9-deficienct knockout mouse"