RNA world (I-S2)

Dedicated to the memory of Professor Marianne Grunberg-Manago

Chairs: Olga Dontsova
  Eric Westhoff

July 8, 2013 RNA maturation and regulation

Chairs: Eric Westhoff and Lynne Maquat

17.00 - 17.40

Lynne Maquat   Department of Biochemistry and Biophysics, University of Rochester Center for RNA Biology, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester, USA

Alu-strious effects on human mRNA metabolism and disease

17.40 - 18.05

Ivan Shatsky   Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

Variety of mechanisms of mRNA binding with ribosomes in mammalian cells

18.05 - 18.30

Bertrand Seraphin   IGBMC, Strasbourg, France

Characterization of factors regulating gene expression through mRNA decay and RNA Quality Control

18.30 - 18.55

Konstantin Severinov   Rutgers University, Department of Molecular Biology and Biochemistry, Waksman Institute of Microbiology, USA; Institute of Gene Biology, Moscow, Russia

Small RNA-based adaptive immunity in prokaryotes

18.55 – 19.10

Alexey Malygin   Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine, Siberian Branch of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Novosibirsk, Russia

Proteins forming the hepatitis C IRES binding site on the human 40S ribosome

19.10 – 19.25

Alla Krasikova   Saint-Petersburg State University, St Petersburg, Russia

Non-coding transcripts of tandem repeats involved into formation of nuclear domains in growing oocytes

19.25 – 19.40

Janusz Bujnicki   International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology in Warsaw, Poland 

Engineered “restriction RNases” for sequence-specific cleavage of dsRNA and RNA in DNA-RNA hybrids