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Symposium sessions, including confirmed speakers (to date):



Higher order structural biology of P450s – metabolon formation Interactions with redox partners P450s in drug discovery pipelines (Industry Forum)
Birger Lindberg Moller, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Ilia Denisov, University of Illinois, USA
Max Cryle, Monash University, Australia
James Kincaid, Marquette University, USA
Stephen Bell, University of Adelaide, Australia
Gilles Truan, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées de Toulouse, France
Ilia Denisov, University of Illinois, USA

Scott Obach, Pfizer, USA
Mike Wester, Vertex, USA
Griffith Humphreys, USA
Light-driven catalysis and other novel ways to support P450s
P450s in in vitro drug metabolism and pharmacokinetics Extrahepatic P450s in health and disease
Poul-Erik Jensen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Prof Lionel Cheruzel, San Jose State University, USA
Chul-Ho Yun, Chonnam National University, South Korea
Hiroshi Yamazaki, Showa Pharmaceutical University, Japan
Ulrik Jurva, AstraZeneca R&D, USA
Andrew Parkinson, XPD Consulting, USA
James Halpert, University of Connecticut, USA
Eric Chan, National University of Singapore, Singapore
Rheem Totah, University of Washington, USA
Michael Sorich, Flinders University, Australia
Matthias Bureik,Tianjin University, China
Mechanistic enzymology of P450s Biophysical approaches to studying P450 conformational dynamics
Protein engineering for biocatalysis and biosensors
James de Voss, The University of Queensland, Australia
Thomas Pochapsky, Brandeis University, USA
Kshatresh Dutta Dubey, Shiv Nadar University, India
Beatrice Vallone, Istituto Pasteur-Fondazione Cenci Bolognetti, Italy
William Atkins, University of Washington, USA
Nitin Jain, University of Tennessee Knoxville, USA
Haoming Zhang, University of Michigan, USA
Vlada Urlacher, University of Dusseldorf, Germany
Osami Shoji, Nagoya University, Japan
Luet Wong, University of Oxford, UK
Metabolic and process engineering of P450s for biotechnological applications Looking to the future:  understanding P450 “omics” in the era Structural biology of P450s
Sabine Flitsche, The University of Manchester, UK
Gianfranco Gilardi, University of Turin, Italy
Anton Glieder, Graz University Of Technology, Austria
Volker Sieber, Technical University of Munich, Germany
Sarah Glass, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
Rochelle Soo, The University of Queensland, Australia
Eric Johnson, Scripps Research, USA
Emily Scott, University of Michigan, USA
Irina Sevrioukova, University of California Irvine, USA
Regulation of P450s gene expression: natural and artificial Reactive metabolites and adverse reactions: P450s in molecular toxicology Evolution and biodiversity
Eddie Morgan, Emory University, USA
John Dawson, University of South Carolina, USA
Ana Alfirevic, University of Liverpool, UK
XinXin Ding, The University of Arizona, USA
Chonlaphat Sukasem, Ramathibodi Hospital, Mahidol University, Thailand
Elizabeth Gilliam, The University of Queensland, Australia
Catherine Grueber, Koala Genome Project, Australia
Galina Lepesheva, Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, USA
Steroids across the biosphere Plant P450s in the biosynthesis of terpenoids and other interesting secondary metabolites P450s in plant-insect ecology and the future of pesticides
Rita Bernhardt, Saarland University, Germany
Ric Auchus, University of Michigan, USA
Amanda Swart, University of Stellenbosch, South Africa
Shingo Nagano, Tottori University Graduate School of Engineering, Japan
Mette Sorensen, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Heping Han, University of Western Australia, Australia
David Heckel, Max Planck Institute for Chemical Ecology, Germany
Phil Batterham, The University of Melbourne, Australia
Novel P450 chemistry – when is a P450 not a P450? Mining the (micro)biome: novel P450s from the (micro) biosphere Molecular modelling of P450 systems
Shengying Li, Chinese Academy of Sciences, China
Andrew Munro, The University of Manchester, UK
Greg Challis, Warwick University, UK
Rebecca Wade, Heidelberg Institute for Theoretical Studies, Germany
John Hackett, Virginia Commonwealth University, USA
Pramod Nair, Flinders University, Australia
Sterol-metabolising P450s in health and disease
Robert Tuckey, The University of Western Australia, Australia
Irina Pikuleva, Case Western Reserve University, USA
Toshiyuki Sakaki, Toyama Prefectural University, Japan