Protein dynamics (II-W8)

Chairs: Alexander Arseniev
  Olga Fedorova
  Jaak Jarv

July 10, 2013

17.00 – 17.40

Robert Kaptein   NMR Spectroscopy Research Group, Bijvoet Center for Biomolecular Research, Utrecht University, the Netherlands

Structure and dynamics in lac repressor-DNA interaction

17.40 – 18.05

Kenneth A. Johnson   Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry, The University of Texas, Austin, USA

Dynamics of substrate-induced conformational changes in determining enzyme specificity

18.05 – 18.30

Peep Palumaa   Tallinn University of Technology, Department of Gene Technology, Tallinn, Estonia

Structure and functioning of copper chaperones

18.30 – 18.55

Jörg Langowski  Division Biophysics of Macromolecules, German Cancer Research Center (DKFZ), Heidelberg, Germany

Dynamics of nucleosomes studied by single molecule spectroscopy and computer simulations

18.55 – 19.10

Nikita A. Kuznetsov   Department of Natural Sciences, Novosibirsk State University, Novosibirsk, Russia

Recognition of DNA damages by human 8-oxoguanine DNA glycosylase

19.10 – 19.25

Eftychia Pinakoulaki   University of Cyprus, Nicosia, Cyprus

Dynamics of the signal transducer protein HemAT as revealed by time-resolved step scan FTIR spectroscopy

19.25 – 19.40

Vladimir Torbeev   Institute for Biophysical Dynamics, Department of Chemistry, University of Chicago, Chicago, USA

Protein conformational dynamics in the mechanism of HIV-1 protease catalysis