Asian Society for Aging Research

              Asian Society of Aging Research Symposium 2017

-Molecular Basis for Regulation of Aging and Disease-

Sapporo Grand Hotel, Sapporo (Hokkaido) Japan

March 2-5, 2017

Abstract & registration deadline: January 15, 2017

Organized by:

                 Zhongjun Zhou (The University of Hongkong, China)

                 Eun Seoung Hwang (University of Seoul, Korea)

                 Isao Shimokawa (Nagasaki University, Japan)

We are pleased to announce the Asian Society of Aging Research Symposium on "Molecular Basis for Regulation of Aging and Disease" which will be held in Sapporo, Japan. The symposium will begin at 19:00 on March 2nd, and will conclude on the noon of March 4th. 

The symposium will include five oral sessions and one poster session covering the latest findings across many topics in biology of aging. A number of talks will be selected from the openly submitted abstracts on the basis of scientific merit and relevance. We also encourage young researchers and graduate students to present posters. Social events throughout the symposium provide ample opportunity for informal interactions.

Keynote Speakers:

Akiko Sato (Washington University School of Medicine): Brain-specific SIRT1-overexpressing (BRASTO) transgenic mice

Yusuke Ono (Nagasaki University Graduate School of Biomedical Sciences) 

Conference Venue & Accommodation; ASAR Symposium 2017 in Japan is arranged in “Ryo-Fu" of Sapporo Grand Hotel in Hokkaido, Japan ( Single rooms at Sapporo Grand Hotel are available with a group rate, 10,800 JPY per night (including breakfast) between March 2nd and 5th (check-out on the morning of March 5th). However, we will stop accepting reservations in the hotel when they reach the limit. Instead, many hotels are also available near the Sapporo Grand Hotel.