Symposium “Bioinformatics” (VI-W29)

Chairs: Mikhail Gelfand
  Eugene Koonin

July 11, 2013, 8.30 – 11.30

08.30 – 09.10

Andreas Wagner  Institute of Evolutionary Biology and Environmental Sciences, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland

On the origins of evolutionary adaptation and innovation

09.10 – 09.35

Martijn Huynen   Nijmegen Centre for Molecular Life Sciences, Radboud University Nijmengen Medical Center, The Netherlands

Probing the last eukaryotic common ancestor and beyond: evolution of the ciliary and mitochondrial proteomes

09.35 – 10.00

Martin Lercher   Heinrich-Heine-University Düsseldorf

Predicting the evolution of C4 photosynthesis: modular, individually adaptive steps on a Mount Fuji fitness landscape

10.00 – 10.25

Eduardo Rocha   Microbial Evolutionary Genomics, Institut Pasteur, Paris, France

Evolutionary tinkering of bacterial appendages to produce protein and DNA secretion apparatus

10.25 – 10.40

Evgeny Gordienko   Vavilov Institute of General Genetics, Russian Academy of Sciences, Moscow, Russia

Evolution of pan-genomes of Escherichia coli, Shigella spp. and Salmonella enterica