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14. rahvusvaheline Geenifoorum

13-14. juuni 2014, Tartu, Eesti

Reede, 13. juuni 2014
Dr. Marco Kirm, Vice-Rector, University of Tartu, Estonia
Dr. Tõnu Esko, Vice-Director, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
09:10-10:30 AVASESSIOON
Chair: Prof. Andres Metspalu, University of Tartu, Estonia.
Prof. Geoffrey Ginsburg, Duke Institute for Genome Sciences & Policy, US
Realizing the Opportunity of Genomics and in Health Care
Dr. Krista Fischer, Estonian Genome Center, University of Tartu, Estonia
Molecular biomarkers and personalized risk prediction
10:30-10:50 KOHV / TEE
10:50-12:50 I SESSIOON
Chair: Prof. Jaak Vilo, University of Tartu, Estonia.
Dr. Gabi Kastenmüller, Helmholtz Zentrum München, Germany
Genetic influences on blood metabolites - From omics data to an in vivo blueprint of metabolism
Prof. Ioannis Xenarios, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland
Systems biology and network modeling in biological systems
Prof. Lars Juhl Jensen, The Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Protein Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Medical data and text mining: Linking diseases, drugs, and adverse reactions
12:50-14:00 LÕUNA
14:00-16:00 II SESSIOON
Chair: Dr. Andrew Morris, University of Oxford, UK.
Dr. Leopold Parts, Genome Biology Unit, Heidelberg, Germany
Heritability and genetic basis of protein level variation in an outbred population
Prof. Timothy Frayling, Royal Devon & Exeter NHS Foundation Trust and University of Exeter, UK
Moving on from GWAS to understand biology
Dr. Mario Caceres, Institute of Biotechnology and Biomedicine, Barcelona, Spain
Population distribution, evolutionary history, and functional effects of inversions in the human genome
16:00-16:20 KOHV / TEE
16:20-17:40 III SESSIOON
Chair: Dr. Lili Milani, University of Tartu, Estonia.
Prof. Harold Snieder, Department of Epidemiology, University Medical Center, University of Groningen, The Netherlands
Advances in Genetic Epidemiology: from population to personalized risk
Prof. Panagiotis Deloukas, William Harvey Research Institute, Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry, Queen Mary University London, UK
An integrated ‘Omics approach for mapping obesity traits

Laupäev, 14. juuni 2014
09:30-11:30 IV SESSIOON
Chair: Prof. Ursel Soomets, University of Tartu, Estonia.
Prof. Pauline M. Rudd, National Institute for Bioprocessing Research & Training, Dublin, Ireland
Automated glycan analysis for intergrated biology
Prof. Jan Dumanski, Department of Immunology, Genetics and Pathology, Uppsala University, Sweden
46XY minus Y = higher mortality and increased risk of cancer
Prof. Manimozhiyan Arumugam, Novo Nordisk Foundation Center for Basic Metabolic Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Genes from your 100 trillion guests: the human microbiome and its role in diseases
11:30-11:50 KOHV / TEE
11:50-13:50 V SESSIOON
Chair: Dr. Tõnu Esko, University of Tartu, Estonia.
Prof. Aarno Palotie, Institute for Molecular Medicine, University of Helsinki; Center for Human Genetic Research, Massachusetts General Hospital,
Population isolates in disease genetics
Prof. Mark Daly, Department of Genetics, 
Co-Director, Program in Medical and Population Genetics, Broad Institute/Harvard Medical School,
Common and rare variants in neuropsychiatric diseases
Prof. David Cesarini, Department of Econimics, New York University, US
On the Promises and Pitfalls of Social-Science Genetics
13:50-14:50 LÕUNA
14:50-16:50 VI SESSIOON
Chair: Dr. Mait Metspalu, Estonian Biocenter, Estonia.
Dr. Alissa Mittnik, Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen, Institute for Archaeological Sciences, Germany
Revealing the ancestry of present-day Europeans with ancient human genomes
Prof. Mattias Jakobsson, Department of Evolutionary Biology, Uppsala University, Sweden
Genomic variation in Southern African San and Khoe groups
Dr. Andrea Manica, Evolutionary Ecology Group, Department of Zoology, University of Cambridge, UK
Using past climate to reconstruct human demography