From November 7 to 10, 2019 annual meeting of Society of Basic Urologic Research (SBUR) was held in New Orleans, Louisiana. The theme of the meeting is ‘Novel Discovery in Urology: Big Data to Microbome’ and nearly 300 urological scholars and clinicians from all over the world attended the meeting.
At the invitation of the Organizing Committee of the meeting, Associate Professor Wu Kaijie, Attending Physician Zeng Jin, Assistant Fellow Xu Shan and doctoral student Liu Tianjie from the First Affiliated Hospital of Xi’an Jiaotong University (XJTU) participated in the meeting and delivered 1 International Speaker Presentation and 3 Poster Presentations covering the research outcomes on prostate cancer, renal cancer and bladder cancer, which captivated widespread attention from their global peers. Attending Physician Zeng Jin was invited to deliver a 30-minute International Speaker Presentation and give a detailed introduction of the latest original achievements in the role Prlz in prostate cancer and cell autophagy on behalf of Urology Department. Preliminary research findings have been published in top-notched journals, such as Cancer Research,Prostate,Molecular Carcinogenesis and Theranostics,etc. After the meeting, four team members visited Tulane University School of Medicine in New Orleans for academic exchanges and cooperation in scientific research.