CIGB                           Peptides 2015
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ORAL PRESENTATIONS   POSTERS    TOPICS
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Tuesday, April 7th
Plenary Lectures
17:00 - 17:45 Biomedical Research at the CIGB, Havana Dr.
Gerardo Guillen Nieto
Cuba
17:45 - 18:30 Building Collaborative Links between Ireland and Cuba - A Tale of 2 Populations.
Orla Hardiman
Ireland


Wednesday, April 8th
Oral Presentations
Chairpersons: Dr. Peter White (UK), Dr. Hilda Garay (Cuba)
08:45 - 09:30 Recent advances in Fmoc solid phase synthesis
Peter White
UK
09:30 - 10:15 Protein mimics by molecular scaffolding of cyclic peptides toward synthetic vaccines and beyond
Robert Liskamp
UK
10:15 - 10:30 break
10:30 - 11:00  Synthesis of Head-to-Side-Chain Marine Cyclodepsipeptides
Judit Tulla-Puche
Spain
11:00 - 11:30 Evaluation of different presentation forms for synthetic peptide vaccines against Neisseria meningitidis serogroup B
Hilda Garay
Cuba
11:30 - 12:00 Heberprovac, a GnRH based therapeutic vaccine to treat advanced prostate cancer
Jesus Junco
Cuba
12:00 - 12:30 GHRP-6: The wizardry of a small peptide before worldwide challenging diseases
Jorge Berlanga
Cuba
12:30 - 13:00 Functional characterization of CIGB-552, a novel anticancer peptide designed from a synthetic ala-library
Maribel Guerra
Cuba

Thursday, April 9th
Oral Presentations
Chairpersons: Prof. Robert Liskamp (Netherlands), Dr. Glay Chinea (Cuba)
08:45 - 09:30 Synthesis of Glycoprotein by the ligation method
Hironobu Hojo
Japan
09:30 – 10:15 Peptide Self-Assembled Monolayers at Bionic Interfaces
Shlomo Yitzchaik
 Israel
10:15 - 10:30 break
10:30 - 11:00 Identification of a novel target to inhibit Dengue virus infection: use of a dengue-derived peptide for target validation
Vivian Huerta
Cuba
11:00 - 11:30 Ration Design of Beta-Hairpin Peptides as Entry Inhibitors of Dengue Virus
Glay Chinea
Cuba
11:30 - 12:00 CIGB-300: A peptide-based drug with perspectives for cancer targeted therapy
Silvio Perea
Cuba
12:00 – 12:30 One-bead-One-Compound (OBOC) Combinatorial Peptides Libraries: design, synthesis and application in the biomedicine.
Yordanka Masforrol
Cuba
12:30 – 13:00 Identification and optimization of an Interleukin-15 antagonist peptide
Yunier Rodríguez
Cuba

Friday, April 10th
Oral Presentations
Chairpersons: Dr. Hironobu Hojo (Japan), Dr. Luis Javier González (Cuba)
08:45 – 09:15 Quantitation of therapeutic peptide in human plasma by using mass spectrometry: application to pharmacokinetic studies in clinical trials
Ania Cabrales
Cuba
09:15 - 09:45 CIGB-814, a peptide as immunomodulator for the treatment of arthritis reumatoide
Noraylis Lorenzo
Cuba
09:45 - 10:15 CIGB-210: A novel approach to treat HIV infection
Celia Fernández
Cuba
10:15 - 10:30 break
10:30 - 10:50 Peptide formulation strategy for the development of therapeutics.
Hector Santana
Cuba
10:50 - 11:10 QbD: Reality or Utopia?
David Diago
Cuba

POSTERS
Poster Presentations
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Brizaida Oliva Antitumor efficacy, pharmacokinetic and biodistribution studies of the new anticancer peptide cigb-552 in mouse models PDF
Idania Baladrón Dose study , safety and efficacy of Heberprovac indications in the treatment of patients with advanced prostate adenocarcinoma
Marlon Cáceres Antibacterial effect of encapsulated new synthetic Peptides against methicillin resistant staphylococcus Aureus (mrsa) PDF
Yunier Rodríguez Evaluation of new variants of CIGB55 in two Interleukin- 15-dependent cell lines PDF
Ania Cabrales Bio-analytical method based on MALDI-MS analysis for the CIGB-300 anti-tumor peptide quantification of in human plasma PDF
Yanet Támbara Peptide content and Amino acid composition determinations by the EZ:faast amino acid analysis procedure PDF
Ayni Rodríguez Biochemical characterization and in vitro cytotoxic effect of a polipeptide and protein mix obtained from the Rophalurus junceus venom PDF
Luis J. González Sequencing by mass spectrometry of the postraslationally modified peptides isolated from Conus princeps
Ania Cabrales Bio-analytical method development and validation for measurement of ghrp-6 in human plasma. Application to phase i clinical trial in nine healthy volunteers PDF
Ever Pérez Elimination and exchange of trifluoacetate counter-ion in a cationic peptide: improvements in the process PDF
Ania Cabrales Metabolic stability study of antitumor peptide CIGB-552 in Balb/c mice serum PDF
Anna Ramírez Preclinical safety evidences of a novel therapeutic anti- HIV peptide PDF
Hilda Garay Solid phase synthesis of c-terminal pegylated peptides for therapeutic applications PDF
Noraylis Lorenzo Therapeutic effect of an altered peptide ligand derived from heat-shock protein 60 by suppressing of inflammatory cytokines secretion in two animal models of rheumatoid arthritis PDF
Alba López Nanoencapsulation of antimicrobial peptide LA6 with antibacterial activity against methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) using the methodology of double emulsion - solvent diffusion
Brayann Martinez Synthesis of Chitosan@Peptide nanoparticles with antimicrobial activity against Escherichia coli O157:H7
Arielis Rodríguez P8 peptide - interacting proteins in synovial fluid from rheumatoid arthritis patients PDF
Fidel Morales Solid-phase Synthesis of N-Substituted and Tetrazolo- Lipopeptides and Peptidosteroids by means of Aminocatalysis-Mediated Ugi Reactions PDF


MAIN TOPICS
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Synthetic Peptides Varadero 2015 will highlight the following topics:

• Synthetic Peptide Chemistry
• Modification of peptides
• Combinatorial Chemistry
• Peptide Structure and Function
• Macromolecular Peptide Assemblies
• Peptide Pharmacokinetic Studies
• Bioactive Peptides
• Peptide Therapeutics and Vaccines
• Peptides in Diagnostics
• Peptide Biomaterials
• Peptide Formulation and Delivery
• Peptide Manufacturing
• Peptides in the Clinic

Abstracts
Abstracts for Oral Presentations:
Abstracts must be written in English and should not exceed 250 words.
Title: Use a concise descriptive title that indicates the content of the abstract. The complete title should be CAPITALIZED.
Authors: Names and surnames for each author must be provided. Do not include degrees or titles. Presenting authors' names will be underlined and the corresponding author's name will be in bold.
Affiliations: Each author should be listed by department, institution, city, and country.
Format: Whenever possible, the body of the abstract text must be formatted with the following sub-headings as appropriate. Each sub-heading should be formatted in bold text, begin on a new line, and followed by a colon and space. Sub-headings: Objective, Methods, Results, and Conclusions.
No tables, charts or images are allowed.

Abstracts for Poster Presentations (Short Reports):
All the Posters will be printed by the Organizers and distributed to all the Delegates. To qualify, a Poster should be prepared and emailed to the organizers like a Short Report Presentation to fit A3 size (279 x 420 mm).
 
Short Reports must be written in English
Title: Use a concise descriptive title that indicates the content of the abstract. The complete title should be CAPITALIZED.
Authors: Names and surnames for each author must be provided. Do not include degrees or titles. Presenting authors' names will be underlined and the corresponding author's name will be in bold.
Affiliations: Each author should be listed by department, institution, city, and country.
Format: Whenever possible, the body of the abstract text must be formatted with the following sub-headings as appropriate. Each sub-heading should be formatted in bold text, begin on a new line, and followed by a colon and space. Sub-headings: Objective, Methods, Results, and Conclusions. 
Poster Abstracts can include tables, charts and images.


Abstract Submission Deadline: Saturday, February 28th, 2015.

Oral Presentations will be programed in five hour sessions from Tue April 7th to Fri April 10th.

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