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Registered attendees (and speakers, organizers, etc.) will have access to the following items from their Account page:

  • Abstracts from speakers and poster sessions, including the joint meeting abstracts, available 30 days prior to the meeting (You can edit your own abstract from My Account page as well)

    NOTE: Abstract authors/submitters may choose to not have their abstract available online and in the secure mobile app until a week before the meeting.

  • Full participant list, including joint meeting participants
  • Printable Invoices and Invitation Letters
  • Scholarship Information
  • Lodging Information

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Tumor Metabolism (A5)

Scientific Organizers: Heather Christofk, Christian Metallo and Alec Kimmelman


January 21—25, 2018

Snowbird Resort, Snowbird, Utah, USA


Sponsored by BioLegend, Inc., Cell Research, EMD Serono Research and Development Institute, Inc. and Incyte Corporation


IT’S NOT TOO LATE TO SUBMIT YOUR ABSTRACT. Abstracts received can no longer be considered for oral short talks. Abstracts for poster display opportunities will be accepted until 6 weeks before meeting start date midnight MST.
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DEADLINES:
Scholarship Deadline: Sep 26, 2017 [details]
Discounted Abstract Deadline: Sep 26, 2017 [details]
Abstract Deadline: Oct 24, 2017 [details]
Discounted Registration Deadline: Nov 27, 2017 [details]

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Submit an Abstract Register Yourself Deadlines and Fees

Rates and Deadlines listed below are for the 2018-A5 "Tumor Metabolism" conference only.

*All deadlines end at 11:59 PM US Mountain Standard Time

Deadline Date Cost
Discounted Abstract Deadline
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Before and On September 26, 2017 100.00 USD*
- 50.00 USD discount
Abstract Deadline
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After September 26, 2017 until December 10, 2017 100.00 USD*
* 50.00 USD of Abstract fee deducted from your registration fee when you register for this meeting
Scholarship
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September 26, 2017 n/a
Discounted NON-STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 27, 2017 820.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular NON-STUDENT Registration
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After November 27, 2017 1020.00 USD
Discounted STUDENT Registration
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Before and On November 27, 2017 595.00 USD
(includes 200.00 discount)
Regular STUDENT Registration
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After November 27, 2017 795.00 USD

* Changes in payment type that result in a refund are subject to a processing fee.
* Currency exchange gains/losses are the responsibility of the registrant and the Keystone Symposia will accept no liability for money loss through bank charges, transfers or currency fluctuations.




Discounted Abstract Deadline: September 26, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
Submission by this date receives 50.00 USD discount.
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Abstract Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadlines. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract early allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • accept your abstract online
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
(The Abstract Deadline: is October 24, 2017)

Global Health Travel Award Deadline:


Global Health Travel Award Details: You MUST complete your Global Health Travel Award appplication by the Global Health Travel Award Deadline and complete the other required steps (verify your contact information and submit a recommendation letter) to be considered for a travel award.


Click here to learn more about Global Health Travel Awards.

Scholarship Deadline: September 26, 2017


Scholarship Details: You MUST submit your abstract by the Scholarship Deadline and complete the other required steps (submit a scholarship application and submit a mentor letter) to be considered for a scholarship.

Click here to learn more about Scholarships.

Abstract Deadline: October 24, 2017


Abstract Submission Fee: 100.00 USD*
*50.00 USD will be applied to Registration Fee when you register

Details: It is best to submit your abstract early. Abstract and registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to the abstract or discounted registration deadline. Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.

Submitting your abstract by the Abstract Deadline allows us to:
  • submit your abstract to organizers to be considered for a short talk
  • include your abstract on our website and in our secure mobile app
  • reserve your space at the meeting for a poster presentation.**
**Submitting an abstract does not constitute or guarantee registration.
Abstracts submitted after the Abstract Deadline will NOT be considered for a short talk.

(Discounted Abstract Deadline: is September 26, 2017)

Discounted Registration Deadline: November 27, 2017


Registration Fee: 820.00 USD* (includes 200.00 USD discount)
Student Registration Fee: 595.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

After the Discounted Registration Deadline:


Registration Fee: 1020.00 USD*
Student Registration Fee: 795.00 USD* (must complete student verification form)

*Includes 50.00 USD of your abstract submission fee

Registration spaces are limited and may fill prior to discounted registration deadline.

Please be advised that a few meeting participants have received calls and emails from a number of different housing services - "Exhibitors Housing Services", "Global Housing", etc. THESE COMPANIES ARE NOT AFFILIATED WITH KEYSTONE SYMPOSIA and are not authorized by Keystone Symposia to contact you. These companies may tell you that the meeting is filling and seek to take your lodging reservation and obtain your credit card number. We highly recommend that you not make a reservation with these companies or any other housing service! These companies' representations to participants have been misleading. Please report to Keystone Symposia any calls or correspondence you might have received and book only through the lodging link on our website, an established travel agency, or directly with the hotel.
No registration fees are used to fund entertainment or alcohol at this conference

Conference Program    Print  |   View meeting in 12 hr (am/pm) time


The meeting will begin on Sunday, January 21 with registration from 16:00 to 20:00 and a welcome mixer from 18:00 to 20:00. Conference events conclude on Thursday, January 25 with a closing plenary session from 17:00 to 19:00, followed by a social hour and entertainment. We recommend return travel on Friday, January 26 in order to fully experience the meeting.

SUNDAY, JANUARY 21

16:00—20:00
Arrival and Registration

Ballroom Lobby
18:00—20:00
Welcome Mixer
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Ballroom Lobby

MONDAY, JANUARY 22

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Golden Cliff/Eagles
08:00—09:00
Welcome and Keynote Address
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Karen H. Vousden, Crick Institute, UK
p53 Pathways and Cancer Cell Metabolism

09:00—11:15
Mitochondrial Impact on Cancer Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Navdeep S. Chandel, Northwestern University, USA
Mitochondria Control Cancer and Immunity

Coffee Break

Kathryn E. Wellen, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Metabolism, Epigenetics, and Tumorigenesis

Jared Rutter, University of Utah, USA
Mitochondrial metabolism and cell fate

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:15—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:15—13:00
Poster Setup

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
14:30—16:30
Workshop 1: Newcomers

Ballroom 1-3
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Ballroom Lobby
17:00—19:00
Metabolic Drivers of Tumor Growth
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
David M. Sabatini, Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research, USA
Genetic Screens for Studying Cancer Metabolism

Daniel K. Nomura, University of California, Berkeley, USA
Redefining Druggability using Chemoproteomic Platforms for Cancer Therapy

Heather Christofk, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
Metabolic Transitions in Cancer: Regulation by Cell-Extrinsic Cues

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 1

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch

TUESDAY, JANUARY 23

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Golden Cliff/Eagles
08:00—11:00
Oncogenic Control of Cancer Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Lewis C. Cantley, Weill Cornell Medicine, USA
PI 3-Kinase and Cancer Metabolism

Brendan D. Manning, Harvard School of Public Health, USA
The mTOR Network and Control of Anabolic Tumor Metabolism

Coffee Break

Reuben J. Shaw, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
AMPK: Cancer Fighter, Cancer Supporter

Chi Van Dang, University of Pennsylvania, USA
A Time for MYC and Metabolism

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Ballroom Lobby
17:00—19:00
Modeling the Complexities of Tumor Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Ralph J. DeBerardinis, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Metabolic Complexity in Cancer Cells and Tumors

Eyal Gottlieb, Technion Integrated Cancer Center, Israel
New Metabolic Networks in FH-Deficient Tumors

Christian Metallo, University of California, San Diego, USA
Understanding the Interplay between Amino Acid and Lipid Metabolism in Cancer Cell Growth

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 2

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch

WEDNESDAY, JANUARY 24

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Golden Cliff/Eagles
08:00—11:00
Metabolic Scavenging and the Tumor Microenvironment
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Eileen P. White, Rutgers University, USA
Inhibiting Autophagy as a Cancer Therapy

Jorge Moscat, Sanford Burnham Prebys Institute, USA
p62: Metabolism in the Tumor Micro- and Macro-Environment

Coffee Break

M. Celeste Simon, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Metabolic Symbioses in the Tumor Microenvironment

Alec Kimmelman, NYU Langone Medical Center, USA
Identifying Metabolic Dependencies in Pancreatic Cancer

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

11:00—13:00
Poster Setup

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
13:00—22:00
Poster Viewing

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Ballroom Lobby
17:00—19:00
Influence of Metabolism on the Epigenome
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-2
Benjamin Tu, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, USA
Metabolic Functions for Histones

Siavash K. Kurdistani, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
A Novel Role for Histones in Regulation of Copper Homeostasis

Christian Frezza, Hutchison/MRC Research Centre, UK
Fumarate Hydratase and cancer: oncometabolites and beyond

Short Talk Chosen from Abstracts

19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch
19:30—22:00
Poster Session 3

Superior/Superior Lobby/Wasatch

THURSDAY, JANUARY 25

07:00—08:00
Breakfast

Golden Cliff/Eagles
08:00—11:00
Targeting Cancer Metabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Gromoslaw Smolen, Agios Pharmaceuticals, USA
Strategies for Identifying Metabolic Vulnerabilities of Cancer Cells

Francesco Parlati, Calithera Biosciences, USA
Anti-Tumor Activity of Glutaminase Inhibitor CB-839 in Combination with Clinical Anti-Cancer Agents

Coffee Break

Susan E. Critchlow, AstraZeneca, UK
New Developments in Targeting Monocarboxylate Transporters

Nika N. Danial, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, USA
Causes and Consequences of Metabolic Fuel Choice in Cancer

Short Talk(s) Chosen from Abstracts

11:00—17:00
On Own for Lunch

14:30—16:30
Workshop 2: Therapeutic Targeting of Cancer Metabolism

Ballroom 1-2
Short Talks Chosen from Abstracts

16:30—17:00
Coffee Available

Ballroom Lobby
17:00—18:45
Immunometabolism
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-3
Jeffrey C. Rathmell, Vanderbilt University, USA
Fueling T Cells for Anti-Tumor Immunity

Janelle S. Ayres, The Salk Institute for Biological Studies, USA
Innate Immunity: Microbiome Interactions in Cachexia

Douglas R. Green, St. Jude Children's Research Hospital, USA
Targeting LAP: LC3-Associated Phagocytosis and Anti-Cancer Immunity

18:45—19:00
Meeting Wrap-Up: Outcomes and Future Directions (Organizers)
Registered attendees can view abstracts starting on 12/21/2017

Ballroom 1-2
19:00—20:00
Social Hour with Lite Bites
No registration fees are used to fund alcohol served at this function.

Ballroom 2-3
20:00—23:00
Entertainment
Entertainment is not subsidized by conference registration fees nor any U.S. federal government grants. Funding for this expense is provided by other revenue sources.

Ballroom 2-3

FRIDAY, JANUARY 26

 
Departure


*Session Chair †Invited, not yet responded.



Keystone Symposia thanks our Sponsors for generously supporting this meeting:

BioLegend, Inc. Cell Research
EMD Serono Research and Development Institute, Inc. Incyte Corporation

We gratefully acknowledge additional support for this conference from:

Agilent HypOxygen

We gratefully acknowledge additional in-kind support for this conference from those foregoing speaker expense reimbursements:



AstraZeneca


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