Symposium “Bioinformatics” (VI-W29)

Chairs: Mikhail Gelfand
  Eugene Koonin

July 10, 2013, 17.00 – 19.40

17.00 – 17.40

Peer Bork   Structural and Computational Biology, EMBL Heidelberg Germany

The human gut microbiome: variation, stratification and association with diseases

17.40 – 18.05

Nicola Mulder   Computational Biology Group, University of Cape Town, South Africa

Using biological networks to understand mycobacterial pathogens

18.05 – 18.30

Yitzhak Pilpel   Department of Molecular Genetics,   Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, Israel 

How protein translation changes in cancer and in development

18.30 – 18.45

Anastasia A. Samsonova   Harvard Medical School, Boston, USA

A computational framework for de novo discovery of RNA editing events from RNASeq data

18.45 – 19.00

Ceslovas Venclovas   Institute of Biotechnology, Vilnius University, Vilnius, Lithuania

The use of interatomic contact areas for the assessment of RNA 3D structural models

19.00 – 19.15

Anna Philips   Institute of Molecular Biology and Biotechnology, Faculty of Biology, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland; Laboratory of Bioinformatics and Protein Engineering, International Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology, Warsaw, Poland

LigandRNA: computational predictor of RNA-ligand interactions