DNA damage and repair (I-S3)

Chairs: Elizaveta Gromova
  Olga Lavrik
  Leon Mullenders

July 10, 2013

17.00 - 17.40

Samuel H. Wilson   Laboratory of Structural Biology, NIEHS,NIH, USA

Understanding base lesion DNA repair

17.40 - 18.05

Leon Mullenders   Department of Toxicogenetics, Leiden University Medical Center, The Netherlands

Regulation of nucleotide excision repair: from DNA damage recognition to complex assembly

18.05 - 18.30

Paolo Plevani   Department of Biomolecular Science and Biotechnology, Milano, Italy

The importance of being DNA: RNase H and post-replication repair protect the genome from ribonucleotide incorporation

18.30 - 18.55

Elizaveta Gromova   Chemistry Department, Moscow State University, Moscow, Russia

Impact of carcinogen-DNA adducts on DNA methylation

18.55 – 19.10

Irena Stevanovic   IRB Barcelona, Oncology Programme, Barcelona, Spain

Characterization of the in vivo functions of PrimPol, a novel TLS primase-polymerase

19.10 – 19.25

Meltem Muftuoglu   Koc University, School of Medicine, Department of Biochemistry, Istanbul, Turkey

The involvement of Cockayne syndrome B protein in base excision repair

19.25 – 19.40

Dmitry O. Zharkov   Institute of Chemical Biology and Fundamental Medicine, Siberian Division of the Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia

Dissecting base excision: New insights into the mechanism of lesion recognition by formamidopyrimidine-DNA glycosylase