IMPPC Workshop on Biobanking

IMPPC Workshop Biobanking in Predictive Medicine

12 April 2012
Hotel Colon, Av Catedral, Barcelona

9.00AM. Registration
9.15AM. Welcome remarks M. Perucho.

9.30-11.30AM. First session

Disease susceptibility & epidemiology

Chair. Manuel Perucho (IMPPC)

9.30AM. Allan Balmain
University California San Francisco (UCSF), San Francisco.
Systems-based analysis of cancer susceptibility in mouse models
10.00AM. Jun Yokota
National Cancer Center Research Institute (NCCRI), Tokyo.
Lung cancer genetics
10.30AM. Carlos A. González
Instituto Catalan Oncologia (ICO), Barcelona.
Case-control and case-cohort designs for biomarker analysis
in cohort studies. The EPIC experience
11.00AM. Marcel Bruinenberg
LifeLines/University Medical Center (UMCG), Groningen.
LifeLines; a longitudinal general population study in The Netherlands

11.30AM. Coffee break

12.00-2.00PM. Second session

Biobanking & new genomic technologies

Chair. Rafael De Cid (IMPPC)

12.00PM. Manuel Morente
National Cancer Research Center (CNIO), Madrid.
Biobanking: more than a bio-repository
12.30PM. Agustin Ruiz
Neocodex Inc, Sevilla.
Genome wide scans in the Spanish population
1.00PM. Ivo Gut
National Center of Genomic Analysis (CNAG), Barcelona.
Whole genome sequencing
1.30PM. Modesto Orozco
Barcelona Supercomputer Center/Inst. Res. Biomedicine (BSC/IRB)
The dry part of genomic projects

2.00PM. Lunch


Generalitat de Catalunya

Unió Europea


Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona

Ajuntament de Badalona

Institut Català de la Salut

Germans Trias i Pujol Hospital

Fundació Institut d'investigació en Ciències de la Salut Germans Trias i Pujol