Keynote Session

08:40-09:20 Dai-ici Tsuru Googling biology using gene networks. Insuk Lee (Yonsei University,South Korea)

08:40-09:20 Marica Hall Identifying novel salinity tolerance mechanisms by spatial analysis of lipids in barley roots. Ute Roessner (University of Melbourne, Australia)

Session 4A-D: New Technology

Dai-ichi Tsuru

Robert Mistrik & Douglas Murray

09:30-09:50 4A-D1: A novel multi-platform software tool (MUSCLE) for the robust, objective and automated optimisation of targeted LC-MS/MS analyses. Mark Viant (University of Birmingham, UK)

09:50-10:10 4A-D2: CSPP networks aid the detection of in vivo substrates and products of enzymes. Kris Morreel (VIB Plant Systems Biology, Belgium)

10:10-10:30 4A-D3: Comprehensive two-dimensional liquid chromatography: a new technique for for high-resolution metabolomics? Oliver Jones (RMIT Univeristy, Australia)

Session 4A-M: Plant Physiology

Marica Hall

Kazuki Saito & Oliver Fiehn

09:30-09:45 4A-M1: Integrated Metabolomics, Gene Expression, and GWAS Identify New Saponin Biosynthetic Genes in Medicago truncatulaLloyd Sumner (The Samuel Roberts Noble Foundation, USA)

09:45-10:00 4A-M2: Metabolomic exploration toward understanding of key cellular events leading to wax ester fermentation in Euglena gracilisTakumi Ogawa (Osaka Prefectural University, Japan)

10:00-10:15 4A-M3: Monitoring primary carbon metabolism in mature Arabidopsis thaliana leaves. Pernilla Linden (Swedish University of Agricultural Sciences, Sweden)

10:15-10:30 4A-M4: Untargeted metabolomics of Habanero pepper (Capsicum chinense Jacq. var. Orange) fruits subject to Nitrogen and Phosphorus deficiency. Carlos Rodriguez-Lopez (Tecnologico de Monterrey, Mexico)

Session 4P-D: Omics Integration

Dai-ichi Tsuru

Kenji Nakahigashi & Natsumi Saito

10:50-11:06 4P-D1: A unique brain lipidome and metabolome biosignature in alzheimer disease. Giuseppe Astarita (Waters Corporation, USA)

11:06-11:22 4P-D2: 13C-based Metabolomics: Integrating LC-MS IROA with NMR. Arthur Edison (University of Florida, USA)

11:22-11:38 4P-D3: MetaboLights: Open access metabolomics repository and reference data. Reza Salek (EMBL-EBI, UK)

11:38-11:54 4P-D4: Reconstruction of global signal flow of insulin from phosphoproteome and metabolome data. Katsuyuki Yugi (University of Tokyo, Japan)

11:54-12:10 4P-D5: A catalog of human metabolic individuality. Gabi Kastenmuller (Helmholtz Center Munich, Germany)

Session 4P-M: Crops

Marica Hall

Ute Roessner & Akira Oikawa

10:50-11:06 4P-M1: Composition and metabolite differences between near-isogenic gm and conventional maize are associated more with back-crossing than with the gm traits. Mark Leibman (Monsanto Company, USA)

11:06-11:22 4P-M2: The application of metabolomics to the biochemical phenotyping of staple crops from developing countries. Elisabete Carvalho (Royal Holloway University of London, UK)

11:22-11:38 4P-M3: GC-MS based metabolite profiling of barley kernels - impact of induced drought-stress. Alexandra Wenzel (Technische Universitaet Muenchen, Germany)

11:38-12:54 4P-M4: Combining metabolomic profiling and sensory evaluation to understand consumer perception of rice flavor. Venea Dara Daygon (University of Queensland, Australia)

11:54-12:10 4P-M5: Allelopathy in canola. Md Asaduzzman (Charles Sturt University, Australia) NO SHOW

Luncheons

12:30-13:20 Dai-ichi Tsuru Thermo Scientific

12:30-13:20 Marica Hall Waters

Closing Ceremony, Conference Awards & Plenary Lecture

Marica Hall

13:40-14:20 Plenary Lecture: A GoogleMap-type view of specialized molecules from microbes, their communities and hosts including people. Pieter C Dorrestein (University of California San Diego, USA)

14:20-14:30 Conference Awards Ceremony (Tim Ebbels, Chair of the Conference & Training committee)

14:30-14:40 San Francisco 2015 Conference (Oliver Fiehn, Chair of the 2015 meeting)

14:40-14:50 Closing remark (Mark Viant, President of the Society)


  • AB SCIEX
  • Agilent Technologies
  • Bruker Corporation
  • Human Metabolome Technologies
  • LECO Corporation
  • Shimadzu Corporation
  • Thermo Fisher Scientific, Inc.
  • Waters Corporation