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Neurobiotechnology Symposium 2023
Novel Technology & Therapeutic
Approach in Neurodegenerative Diseases

May 10, 2023

Auditorium @ Sungkyunkwan University Natural Sciences Campus 

2066, Seobu-ro Jangan-gu, Suwon-si, Gyeonggi-do,16419 Republic of Korea



08:45 - 09:00

09:00 - 09:15




09:15 - 10:15




10:15 - 10:30

10:30 - 11:30

11:30 - 12:05

12:05 - 12:10

Arrival and Networking


Welcoming Remarks (15 min)

 1. Jibeom Yoo, President of SKKU (10 min)

 2. Sangjeon Chung, Dean of School of Pharmacy, SKKU (5 min)

Session A: Novel Technology - Chair: Jaecheol Lee, SKKU (60 min)

 1. De novo design of functional proteins - William F. DeGrado, UCSF (25 min)

 2. Super-selective brain delivery of a therapeutic antibody and its therapeutic application in AD - Yong Ho Kim, SKKU (25 min)

 3. Q&A (10 min)


Coffee Break (15 min)

Session B: Novel Therapeutic Approach - Chair: Dong-Gyu Jo, SKKU (60 min)

 1. Reactive astrocytes as the cause of Alzheimer’s disease - C. Justin Lee, IBS (25 min)

 2. CSF1R inhibitors induce sex-specific phenotypes in a tauopathy mouse model - Carlo Condello, UCSF (25 min)

 3. Q&A (10 min)


Special Talk: Novel Therapeutic Development & Open Innovation - Chair: Han-Joo Kim, IMNEWRUN (35 min)

 1. Masterpieces of innovation - own experiences and future perspective - Michael Mark, Boehringer Ingelheim [1985-2020] (25 min)

 2. Q&A (10 min)


Closing Remarks (5 min)

 1. Seong-Gi Kim, Director of Center for Neuroscience Imaging Research (CNIR), IBS (5 min)



The 1st Neuro-Biotechnology Symposium (NBTS) is a groundbreaking event, bringing together experts from academia, institutions, and industry to exchange the latest advances in neuro-biotechnology. The symposium will focus on novel technologies and therapeutic approaches aimed at addressing unmet medical needs in neurodegenerative diseases.

Join us in this exciting gathering of minds, where you'll have the opportunity to hear from leading experts, engage in discussions and network with fellow professionals. This is a not-to-be-missed opportunity to learn about the latest advancements in neuro-biotechnology and to be a part of shaping its future. We look forward to welcoming you to the NBTS!

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