Mechanisms of G protein signaling (IV-S18)

Chairs: Andrew B. Goryachev
  Alfred Wittinghofer

July 10, 2013

08.30 - 09.10

Frank McCormick   UCSF Helen Diller Family, Comprehensive Cancer Center, San Francisco, CA, USA

K-Ras in human cancer

09.10 - 09.35

David Barford   Division of Structural Biology, Chester Beatty Laboratories, London, UK

Structures of Ras CAAX motif modifying enzymes

09.35 – 09.50

Daniel Abankwa   Turku Centre for Biotechnology, Abo Akademi University, Turku, Finland

Certain cancer and RASopathy associated mutations affect Ras nanoclustering

09.50 – 10.05

Corinne Gerard   Aix-Marseille Universite, CNRS, CRN”M UMR 7286, Marseille, France

Key role of the Ras GTPases in the cAMP-dependent control of pituitary function

10.05 – 10.30

Klaus Gerwert   Ruhr-University Bochum, Lehrstuhl für Biophysik, Bochum, Germany

GTP-catalysis by G-proteins monitored by time-resolved FTIR at atomic detail