Hong Kong Society of Developmental Biology Spring Scientific Meeting

Date:
April 2, 2011 (Saturday)
Venue:
Lecture Room 4, Science Center, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
Enquiry:
Ms Irene Poon
Tel: 28199240
email: biochem@hku.hk

Programme Schedule

9:00 am
Registration
9:20 am
Welcoming introduction by the President
Prof. Kathryn CHEAH, The University of Hong Kong
9:30 am
"The roles of hedgehog signaling and its implication in skeletal diseases"
Dr. Kingston MAK, School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
(30 min presentation plus 5 min Q&A)
10:05 am
"Redundant functions of LIM-homeodomain transcription factors Lhx1 and Lhx5 on postnatal development of cerebellum"
Mr. Terence Wing-Yip TAM , School of Life Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
(25 min presentation plus 5 min Q&A)
10:35 am
"Tspyl2, a nucleosome assembly protein, is important for the expression of NR2A/B and fear associated learning and memory"
Mr. Anson Ka-Hing TSANG, Department of Paediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
(25 min presentation plus 5 min Q&A)
11:05 am
Tea Break
11:30 am
"Methionine aminopeptidase II in zebrafish definitive hematopoiesis"
Dr. Alvin MA, Department of Medicine, The University of Hong Kong
(30 min presentation plus 5 min Q&A)
12:05 pm
"Path to understanding epigenetic reprogramming"
Dr. Bo FUNG, School of Biomedical Sciences, The Chinese University of Hong Kong
(30 min presentation plus 5 min Q&A)