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2006.12.20

The Fourth Symposium of the Center for Drug Delivery Research of the Tokyo University of Science was convened.

On December 20, in the 3rd year of the Hi-tech Research Project, the 4th symposium of the Center for Drug Delivery Research of the Tokyo University of Science was convened. Under the subject of "Breast Cancer Treatment and Imaging", researchers participating actively at the forefront in various fields made presentations and various opinions were exchanged.

Number of participants: Approximately 140. At the Morito Memorial Hall of the Tokyo University of Science

The Fourth Symposium of the Center for Drug Delivery Research of the Tokyo University of Science
Subject: Breast Cancer Treatment and Imaging -

■ Date/time: December 20 (Wed.), 2006; 10:00 to 17:00
■ Location: Morito Memorial Hall of the Tokyo University of Science (4-2-2, Kagurazaka, Shinjku-ku; Tel: 03-5225-1033)
■ Hosted by: The Center for Drug Delivery Research of Total Research Organization of the Tokyo University of Science


■ Program

1. Opening Greeting (10:30 to 10:40)
Hiroshi Terada (The Center for Drug Delivery Research of the Tokyo University of Science; Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences)

2. Lecture (10:40 to 11:20)
"Real-time Monitoring of Breast Cancer Tissue Using the X-ray Dark Field Method"
Masami Ando (The Tokyo University of Science, The Center for Drug Delivery Research)

3. Invited Lecture (11:20 to 12:00)
"Current Status and Future Prospect of Breast Cancer Treatment"
Masakazu Toi (Komagome Municipal Hospital, Surgery)

Break (12:00 to 13:10)

4. Invited Lecture (13:10 to 13:40)
"Development of Low-invasion Breast Cancer Treatment"
Toshio Inagi, Makoto Kanabako (Kowa Company, Limited., Fuji Research Laboratories)

5. Invited Lecture (13:40 to 14:20)
"Application of Drug Targeting to MRI Imaging"
Masayuki Yokoyama (Kanagawa Academy of Science and Technology)

6. Invited Lecture (14:20 to 15:00)
"DDS and Imaging"
Hideo Saji (Kyoto University Graduate School of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Department of Drug Delivery Research)

Break (15:00 to 15:20)

7. Special Lecture (15:20 to 16:20)
"Why Liver Cancer Now? From a Clinical Medicine to a Basic Researcher"
Kenji Fujiwara (Yokohama Workman's Compensation Hospital, Hospital Director)

8. Report (16:20 to 17:00)
"Research Activities in the Center for Drug Delivery Research of the Tokyo University of Science"
Hiroshi Terada (Center for Drug Delivery Research of the Tokyo University of Science; Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences)

Social hour (17:00 to 18:30)