Protein structure and folding (II-S7)

Chairs: Cyrus Chothia
  Alexeii Finkelstein

July 7, 2013

17.00 - 17.40

Cyrus Chothia   MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

Protein family expansion and biological complexity

17.40 - 18.05

Oxana Galzitskaya   Institute of Protein Research, Russian Academy of Sciences, Pushchino, Moscow Region, Russia

How to determine the size of the nucleus of protofibrils from the concentration dependence of the lag-time of aggregation?

18.05 - 18.30

Robert Weatheritt, M. Madan Babu   MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Cambridge, UK

Intrinsically disordered proteins: regulation and disease

18.30 - 18.55

Lev Weiner   Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel

Unfolding of Torpedo Californica Acetylcholinesterase: Effects of chemical and pharmacological chaperones

18.55 – 19.10

Andrey Kajava   Equipe: Bioinformatique structurale et modélisation moléculaire, Centre de Recherches de Biochimie Macromoléculaire, (CRBM), UMR 5237 CNRS, Université Montpellier 1 et 2, France

Breaking the amyloidogenicity code: Bioinformatics approach to predict predisposition to amyloidosis

19.10 – 19.25

Salam Al-Karadaghi   Department of Biochemistry & Structural Biology, Lund University, Lund, Sweden

Structure and oligomerization of frataxin: Insights into the mechanisms of iron delivery and detoxification in mitochondria

19.25 – 19.40

Hamed Shaykhalishahi   Institute of Physical Biology, Heinrich Heine University Dusseldorf, Germany

An engineered binding protein targeting a critical region in the alpha-synuclein sequence